Monday, June 18, 2018

Sberbank, UrFu discuss joint educational programs

Valery Katkalo of Sberbank met with Ural Federal University Rector Victor Koksharov in order to discuss the preparation of a joint master's degree program and vocational training program.

The parties also discussed the creation of a youth office at the savings bank, which could be used for educational purposes and for training university students who are enrolled in the Finance and Credit program.

The joint project could also help the Russian university break into the top 100 universities in the world, according to Katkalo, who said the parties are "united by common strategic objectives." He also said it will improve international competitiveness for the savings bank.