On December 9, Tashkent hosted a national seminar on the development of technical education in Uzbekistan.
The seminar was organized by the MHSSE, with the assistance of AL MAR CONSULTING, implementing one of the components of the MHSSE project "Modernization of Higher Education," implemented with the financial support of the World Bank.
The seminar was attended by the representatives of the Legislative Chamber of the Oliy Majlis, the Ministry of Higher and Secondary Special Education, the World Bank, the Ministry of Employment and Labor Relations, representatives of the companies "Artel Group", IT Park, Aviation Training Center, rectors of Higher Educational Institutions.
The event was opened by the Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Higher and Secondary Special Education of the Republic of Uzbekistan, Mr. Rakhimjon Hakimov, who outlined that the project "Modernization of higher education" with the participation of the World Bank is carrying out extensive practical work to promote higher education among citizens.The seminar was also aimed at raising public awareness of professors and employees of HEI, industrial enterprises of the results of the study implemented by the AL MAR CONSULTING team, discussing the existing system of organizing internships, making changes to improve it, and making recommendations on improving the mechanism for accepting proposals from citizens.
The event provided detailed information on the work done in cooperation with the World Bank. The speakers noted that a lot of work is being done in our country to modernize technical education. At the same time, it was emphasized that one of the main tasks is to involve girls in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.