Tomsk State University (TSU) and the University of Central Asia (UCA) recently signed a collaboration agreement to welcome UCA's strongest bachelor’s degree graduates to Tomsk, Russia. "Now our group of bachelor’s degree graduates, who finishes next month, is looking for opportunities to study", said Professor Dr. S. Sohail H. Naqvi, Rector of the UCA. UCA students will enrol in graduate programmes at the Faculty of Technology Innovation and social and humanities specialties. They will also be encouraged to work on expeditions and research activities. TSU Rector Eduard Galazhinsky said: "we need modern approaches that have been developed in different areas in international communities and which are guided by the Aga Khan University. Therefore, I believe that our collaboration can be especially productive."