The final event of “UZDOC 2.0 Furthering the quality of doctoral education in Uzbekistan” project was held in Nukus, hosted by the Karakalpak State University, from 11 - 13 September. In this event participated all representatives of Uzbek and EU HEI partners.
The main goal of the event was to sign an agreement of the Virtual doctoral center among Uzbek partners. The VDC will be functioned with all necessary equipment which were received in the frame of the project and will be the main tool for connecting all partners online. PhD candidates without leaving their institutions will have the opportunity to attend online in defenses and take part in the seminars, workshops, master classes and conferences organized by international lecturers and professors.
Moreover, Uzbek partners attended trainings on transferable skills, research and integrity organized by EU partners and shared with their 3 main priorities for improving doctoral system in Uzbekistan.