Tetiana Dupliak, the director of the European Education Center, Associate Professor of Tourism and Recreation Department has visited the University of Economics - Varna (Varna, Bulgaria) during May 10-14, 2021 within the framework of the European Union Erasmus+ program KA1: Learning mobility.
The purpose of the visit was to hold lectures on trends of international tourism for the third year study students of specialty "Tourism" at the University of Economics - Varna. Tetiana Dupliak has presented KNUTE and Ukraine, as well as considered the problems and prospects of international tourism in the conditions of the Covid-19 pandemic.
T. Dupliak had working meetings with representatives of the Department of Economics and Organisation of Tourism of the Faculty of Management (Professor Stoyan Marinov and Chief Assistant Professor Todor Dyankov) and a representative of the International department (Ekaterina Koleva) during her visit to the University of Economics – Varna.
The directions of further cooperation and organizational aspects of the joint Erasmus+ project, including the arrival of the Bulgarian lecturer to KNUTE and studying of the Bulgarian exchange student on the English-taught educational program "International Tourism" in KNUTE, were considered. The possibility of cooperation between the relevant departments of both Bulgarian and Ukrainian universities, including double degree program, and assistance in organizing internships for Ukrainian students in Bulgaria were also discussed.