University Rector Vladimir Trukhachev held a working meeting with Vitaly Vovk, General Director of BELARUS Minsk Tractor Works OJSC (“MTW”). The colleagues discussed the interaction directions between the university and "MTW" Company in the field of educational and scientific activities and concluded a cooperation agreement. The interaction between the university and the Minsk Tractor Works will affect several areas at once – training of engineering personnel, joint technical testing of tractors, participation in grants, and many other. One of the goals of long-term cooperation was the unification of science and industry.
After the official meeting, the Belarusian colleagues were introduced to the material and technical equipment of the university and the students of Timiryazev Academy. During the conversation, the distinguished guest emphasized that the doors of the Minsk Tractor Plant are now officially open for students practical training.
Minsk Tractor Works is one of the eight largest manufacturers of agricultural machinery in the world. Today the company employs over 16 thousand people.