15 July 2015, Wednesday, 17:18
UFA, 15 July 2015. /Bashinform News Agency, Elmira Sabirova/. Foreign graduates of Ufa State Petroleum Technological University were awarded diplomas. In 2015 190 foreigners from 22 countries graduated from USPTU. They studied at different departments: mining and petroleum, processing, pipeline transportation, and construction. All of them were warmly congratulated by the Vice-Rector for Academic Affairs Ildus Ibragimov. He marked the success of foreign graduates in studies, sports, creativity and social life.
According to Ildus Ibragimov USPTU graduates are highly qualified specialists that are in demand and successfully work in any country of the world. He wished the present graduates to become professionals, be necessary to their countries and proud to wear the title of USPTU graduate.
The first foreign student arrived at USPTU from Bulgaria in 1977. Regular training of engineers from the number of foreigners was begun in autumn of 1985, when more than 50 students came from Cuba. Total 1057 foreign specialists from Europe, Asia, Africa, Latin America, the CIS countries graduated from USPTU.