Delegation from the University of Klagenfurt (Austria), represented by professors Dieter Schneider and Tilmann Reuther, visited NTU “KhPI”. They discussed ways of further cooperation of the Ukrainian and Austrian universities in the Rector’s office.
Thus, NTU “KhPI” good friend, Honorary Doctor of NTU “KhPI”, Prof. Dieter Schneider proposed financing a semester internship for one of the students of the National Technical University “Kharkiv polytechnic institute” in Klagenfurt University by his personal funds. “This is my gift to NTU “KhPI””, – he said, stressing that every time he comes to NTU “KhPI” and appreciates contacts that have been established here for many years.
In addition, at the meeting they told about the work on the joint textbook on lexicology and lexicography of Russian language for German-speaking students and creating a “Ukrainian-German dictionary lexical parallels”.
It should be noted that the joint activities of NTU “KhPI” and University of Klagenfurt has been going on for more than two decades and developed in such scientific fields as computer science, linguistics, economics, high technology in mechanical engineering.
University of Klagenfurt takes an active part in the annual international scientific conferences “MikroCAD” and “Interpartner” held at NTU “KhPI”. There are about 20 articles in collections of conference materials published by Professor Dieter Schneider, who since 1998 had making reports at these events. In addition, he gives lectures for students, professors and graduate students from NTU “KhPI” on the topics of modern marketing and management issues: the professor has a great practical experience of the enterprises organization in the market economy.
Through collaboration with the University of Klagenfurt, graduate students and staff of the Department of Integrated Technologies of Engineering and Economics Faculty of the Kharkiv polytechnic institute have the possibility annually take part in the educational and scientific programs in Austria. So, Oksana Titarenko, who studied at the University of Klagenfurt, now teaches at German technical faculty of NTU “KhPI”, freely giving lectures in German. Moreover, especially for Ukrainian students Professor D. Schneider has created a fundamental textbook “Introduction to Marketing techniques and high-tech capital goods”, which has no analogue in Ukraine.