Student exchange program to be implemented with Ireland www.montsame.mn
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Chairman of Lower House of the Irish Parliament Seán Ó Fearghaíl met with the Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports Ts.Tsogzolmaa and exchanged views on bilateral cooperation and discussed on expanding cooperation in education, culture, science and sports sector.
Ireland ranks high with its education quality and curriculum among the European countries and students from Mongolia study in Ireland with their own expenses. Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports Ts.Tsogzolmaa proposed Irish side to cooperate in student exchange at government level and the sides agreed to sign a memorandum of cooperation on student exchange within this year. They also talked about possibilities on co-organizing cultural events with Irish cultural agency, exchanging professors in science sector especially in IT field and enriching contents of curriculum.
Ireland has developed equestrian sports highly and this has become the major part of the country's tourism industry. The sides exchanged views on sharing experiences and improving a legal environment for equestrian sports as suggested by the Speaker of the Mongolian Parliament M.Enkhbold.