Modernization of higher education in Central Asia with the help of new technologies

October 20, 2022

On October 10-14, 2022, “Ala-Too” International University participated in the 9th meeting of the project “Modernization of Higher Education in Central Asia with the help of new technologies” (HiEdTech), funded by the EU Erasmus + program at three universities in Uzbekistan: Tashkent University of Information Technology named after Muhammad al Khorezmi, Andijan Engineering Institute and Tashkent State University of Economics.

Three universities from Kyrgyzstan were involved in the project: “Ala-Too” International University, Kyrgyz State Technical University named after I. Razzakov and Issyk-Kul State University named after K. Tynystanov. The final meeting of the project was attended by all partners of European universities and partners from Central Asia.

On behalf of the AIU, a working group participated: Rector, Ph.D., Sanzharbek Erdolatov, Vice-Rector for Academic Affairs, Ph.D. Rustam Umarov, project coordinator Aikerim Sagynbekova,director of the center for Innovative Technologies Kunduz Zhuzupekova and course developer Burul Shambetova.

At this meeting, each project partner from Central Asia reported on the entire project period for their university. The project coordinator Aikerim Sagynbekova successfully shared the results of the project in the AIU.

In addition, the Rector of AIU Sanzharbek Erdolatov signed a memorandum on further cooperation with three universities from Uzbekistan, in particular, the Tashkent University of Information Technologies named after Muhammad al Khorezmi, Andijan Engineering Institute and Tashkent State University of Economics. The conference participants also discussed further development and projects on digital transformation in universities.  

We hope that in the future we will cooperate with these educational institutions and rise to a higher level.