September 9, 2018
September 7, 2018 V.N. Karazin Kharkiv University was visited by the head of development of Cambridge English international examinations in Ukraine, Azerbaijan and Georgia Daryna Syzhuk.
During the visit, certificates were awarded on the successful preparation of the "First Certificate" in the English language of the exam department of the University of Cambridge at the School of Economics.
The event was attended by Dean of the School of Foreign Languages, Professor Valentina Pasynok, Head of the International Relations Department Olexandr Khyzhniak, Associate Professor of the Department of Business Foreign Language and Translation Natalia Oleinyk, who prepared the students for the exam, and others.
Valentina Pasynok congratulated the students on the successful passing of the exam, expressing the hope that the certificate will be the key to their successful professional career path.
Alexander Khizhnyak noted that this event attests to an important step in the implementation of one of the missions of the university — the internationalization of higher education.
"I wish that the knowledge of English, confirmed by this certificate, will expand the range of your possibilities. Do not forget that learning English is not like riding a bicycle: you can not learn a language once and for life. We must constantly repeat and use our knowledge, so as not to forget, "said Darina Sizhuk.
Also, the International Center for Language Certification of the University received the status of an official center for the preparation for the Cambridge examinations.
In addition, Darina Sizhuk presented to the university students the international examinations of the Cambridge examination center.
In her speech, she noted that the Cambridge English exams are one of the most common language examinations in the world, certificates of the Cambridge English Level Assessment have an unlimited duration and are recognized by international companies, universities and other educational institutions.
Particular attention was paid to the structure, features and capabilities of the English proficiency test for medical workers — OET (Occupational English Test).
At the end of the event, those present could ask the question to the lecturer.