News

Grodno State Medical University negotiates to open a branch in Sri Lanka: Report

20 April 2017 - 85   - 0

The Grodno State Medical University in Belarus intends to open a branch in Sri Lanka,  the university's Rector Viktor Snezhitsky, told Belarus News. 

A delegation of the Grodno State Medical University is reported to be busy negotiating in Sri Lanka.

“We intend to open a branch of the university's preparatory courses department. The idea will be implemented in 2018 if not in 2017. We are considering hiring local teaching staff. Specialists from Grodno will be sent to Sri Lanka for short-term business trips for the sake of control, performance review, and educational support,” the rector was quoted as saying to the website.

If the plans are implemented, Sri Lanka will be the first country with a branch of the Grodno State Medical University of its own. The Grodno State Medical University has trained foreign students for more than 20 years. Education services with English as the language of instruction have been available for over 15 years. At present two-thirds of foreign students at the Grodno State Medical University are instructed in English during the entire six-year period of education, the website claimed.

Courtesy  BelTA 

  Comments - 0

  • Leave a comment

 

Top Stories

SriLankan Airlines announces changes in flight timings owing to closure of Indian airspace

Due to an experimental flight launched by India and closure of the Indian airspace on  April 27  the arrival and departure timings of a f...

26 April 2017 - Views : 63

Govt goes ahead joint venture of Trinco oil tanks with India; Rajitha

26 April 2017

Sri Lanka’s former CJ Sripavan on ComBank board

26 April 2017

No danger of explosion at Meethotamulla - Champika

26 April 2017



style="display:inline-block;width:300px;height:250px"
data-ad-client="ca-pub-6200193111498313"
data-ad-slot="1999573490">

 

Features & Analysis

Man Booker International Prize shortlist announced

Six books were shortlisted for the Man Booker International Prize on last week the New York Times reported....

Colourful exhibits with ‘Pursuit of Love’ and ‘Cellscapes II’

After a quiet week with Colombo enjoying the Avurudu festivities, the city’s events calendar is livening up. ...

‘Pulse of the Heartians’ this weekend

BnS, Billy Fernando and 2Forty2, Hector Dias, Umaria and Voice.Print are the stars who will perform together at &ldqu...

Young student wins under 15 Scrabble title at ASTAR Scrabble Challenge

Janul de Silva of Royal College became the Under 15 Champion at the ASTAR Scrabble Challenge International (ASCI...



style="display:inline-block;width:300px;height:250px"
data-ad-client="ca-pub-6200193111498313"
data-ad-slot="1999573490">