Batumi Shota Rustaveli State University hosted a delegation from Artvin Çoruh University headed by the Rector Mehmet Duman, Vice Rector Aydin Topekchioglu and Deans, who met with BSU`s Acting Rector, Associate Professor Merab Khalvashi, Vice Rector Natia Tsiklashvili, deans and professors. Representatives of the two HEIs discussed the programs implemented within the framework of the MoA and set forth new initiatives and priorities for co-operation. The universities have implemented number of projects in natural and agricultural study areas, having launched a joint doctoral program, as well as Mevlana Exchange Program. Meanwhile, BSU`s professors conducted lectures and workshops at Artvin Çoruh University.
The parties have planned to work on joint educational / research projects, specifically targeting areas such as economy, humanities and health care and students exchange projects.