On July 16, 2021, the Rector of Ivan Franko National University of Lviv, Corresponding Member of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Professor Volodymyr Melnyk, and GlobalLogic Head of the Lviv office Ihor Kostiv signed a Memorandum of Partnership and Cooperation between the institutions. The aim of the document is the cooperation between the parties in order to develop their innovative, scientific and educational potential through the implementation of co-projects and the dual-mode of study programs.
It is necessary to mention that cooperation between Ivan Franko National University of Lviv and GlobalLogic has already had some positive results, in particular in the context of a dual form of education introduction. This year we have already started to enroll students for a new educational program “High-performance computing” at the Faculty of Electronics and Computer Technology, where the training will take place in a dual form of studying and the curriculum was developed jointly with GlobalLogic experts.
Rector Volodymyr Melnyk stressed that for Lviv University the introduction of a dual form of education and the use of the latest methods in the educational process is one of the strategic tasks.
“We are one of the first universities in Ukraine to introduce this form of education together with the IT industry, which today sets a trend in cooperation with higher education institutions, including the knowledge industry. We wholeheartedly thank GlobalLogic for its support. I am convinced that thanks to close cooperation with one of the world’s leading IT companies, we will be able to even more actively improve the educational process at Lviv University, to bring it to a whole new level. Innovative models of academic activity are the leading world trend, whereby education and employment are interrelated processes,” Volodymyr Melnyk assured.
Igor Kostiv, Head of the Lviv office of GlobalLogic, thanked Lviv University for its willingness to cooperate and stressed that “GlobalLogic is constantly looking for young qualified professionals.”
In the field of research and innovation, Lviv University teachers and students will help the company’s representatives to draw up projects, offers, know-how oriented on GlobalLogic activities improvement.