Cyprus Education Minister Costas Kadis and Russian Education and Science Minister Olga Vasilyeva signed on Saturday, October 22, an agreement in the fields of education and science, Cyprus News Agency reports.
The agreement provides for the mutual recognition of academic titles between Cypriot and Russian Universities.
Education Minister Costas Kadis said that Universities in both countries can now join forces so that they can create new opportunities for students, academics and researchers.
Mr Kadis also underlined that the agreement contributes to the efforts made by the government to make Cyprus a regional education centre .
The Russian Minister said that the agreement attaches great importance in the expansion of partnerships between the universities in the two countries.