International connections of the MAE RAS are expanding
Peter the Great Museum of Anthropology and Ethnography of the Russian Academy of Sciences continues to develop its international relations: an agreement of cooperation was signed between the MAE RAS and the University of Pécs. The University of Pécs is the oldest university in Hungary and among the first universities in Europe. Its history dates back to 1367, when King Louis I of Hungary founded a university in Pecs. Today, it is one of the main higher education institutions in the country and it plays an important role in the Hungarian higher education system. In accordance with the concluded agreement of cooperation the institutions intend to develop museum and scientific collaboration, conduct joint research and exchange publications.