EU Commissioner for Education, Culture, Multilingualism, Sport, Media and Youth, Mrs Androulla Vassiliou to visit Ukraine on December 5-6.

According to the EU Delegation in Ukraine, during the visit the EU Commissioner will meet with students, faculty members of the National University of "Kyiv-Mohyla Academy", graduates of the EU educational programs and will open the conference "Eastern Partnership" in higher education: "Tempus and Erasmus Mundus: opportunities for Eastern Partnership".

According to the EC Delegation, the purpose of the conference "Eastern Partnership" is to involve as much as possible higher educational institutions to participate in international educational programs and broaden opportunities of cooperation in the field of education.

During the visit the Commissioner will hold a public lecture at the National University "Kyiv-Mohyla Academy" on theme: "Opportunities for cooperation and mobility for people and institutions between Ukraine and the European Union".