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Webster University visit

A delegation from Webster University, USA, visited MDIS Tashkent on December 5, 2017. As it has been reported earlier, a Memorandum of Understanding has been signed between Webster University and the Ministry of Higher Education of Uzbekistan to establish the first American university – a Webster University in Uzbekistan. The main intent of the meeting was to familiarize the academic processes of both sides, to discuss the opportunities for a long-term partnership.

“Startup Initiatives” - supporting hundreds of young ideas!

On November 29, 2017, the final step with a title "Demo Day" of “Startup Initiatives” programme that is a special event for networking among participants and business people, was conducted successfully.
“Startup Initiatives” programme was organized by Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Uzbekistan in cooperation with Agency for Science and Technologies within the framework of the CCI and UNDP ‘Business Forum of Uzbekistan (Phase - III)’. 
This year the second cycle of the programme started on 6th of March 2017 and covered all regions of Uzbekistan. 

Friday Talk with Nigora Akilova

On the last Friday Talk event, our guest – Mrs. Nigora Akilova – PR manager at Nestle Uzbekistan Company presented on the ways of communication and methods to strengthen communication skills. The students learned more about the formation of communicative motivation, message encoding, transmission and other interesting things. Mrs. Nigora Akilova recommended a couple of books on becoming a good communicator to our students.

Welcoming Delegation from Nazarbayev University, Kazakhstan

On November 30, 2017, MDIS Tashkent welcomed a delegation from Nazarbayev University, Kazakhstan. As it was the 1st visit of delegation members of Nazarbayev University (Weng Tat Hui - Dean, Dinara Ashikbayeva - Executive Director, Yulia Kaufman – Marketing Manager) to MDIS Tashkent, both Institutions delivered presentations about a wide range of high-quality services in the field of education. 

The importance of public speaking and presentation skills

You may be the smartest person in the society, but if you can't speak effectively, no one will know it. The guests from Ucell Company came to MDIS Tashkent on November 29, with a purpose to give a presentation about the importance of public speaking and presentation skills to our students. B2B product and service development section manager Mr. Nodirbek Kuzdekov urged the impact of verbal and non-verbal communication skills and self-presentation on students' career. An interactive format of the meeting with a game "to win over the crowd" impressed every student.

1st Alumni Reunion

“The essence of nostalgia is an awareness that what has been will never be again.” – Milton S. Eisenhower.

Uzbekistan Airways' presentation

The representatives of National air company «Uzbekistan Airways» were welcomed on 23d in November in the premises of MDIS Tashkent. Deputy Director of HR division Rano Umurzakova and staff training and development manager Nodira Talipova presented on the background of the company whose mission is to provide quality and safety of air company's services.

Friday Talk with Zafar Khashimov

It was a great honor to organize a Friday Talk with a bright person – Mr. Zafar Khashimov, who is defined as a successful businessman and the founder and CEO of During the conversation, Mr. Khashimov delivered a better sense of leadership style to the audience. Additionally, the guest highlighted significant tips on entrepreneurial success and common mistakes that lead to the failure in a business environment. The students were delighted to talk to Mr.

Vocational programme for the specialists of commercial banks

On November 24, MDIST has commenced another vocational programme for the specialists of commercial banks of the Republic of Uzbekistan. The main objective of a weekly intensive course was to introduce the adult learners to the latest updates in International Financial Reporting Standards, along with Finance and Taxation best practices. The weekly course, skillfully delivered by MDIST tutors, has been successfully completed by all learners. The graduation ceremony was hosted by Mr. Andrew Chew (the Dean, MDIS Singapore).

Meeting with Ombudsman

On Thursday, November 23, MDIS Tashkent students met Ombudsman (the authorized person of the Oliy Majlis for Human Rights). During this meeting, students were given a comprehensive information about human rights convention in general, and the protection of human rights in Uzbekistan.