On February 25, 2021, the Drohobych branch of Lviv Polytechnic National University launched Norway – Ukraine project, a professional retraining course in the field of Software Quality Control.
Attending the opening ceremony, Deputy Mayor for Humanitarian and Social Affairs Andrii Kovch noted the importance of this project for the region. He assured that the city administration supports new ideas, and expressed hope that the project will become the basis for creating an IT cluster in Drohobych.
The aim of the project is retraining, social and professional adaptation of military personnel, ATO participants and their family members as well as family members of the dead. This project, funded by the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, has been implemented since 2003.
Taras Shcherban, Acting Director of the Drohobych Branch of Lviv Polytechnic National University, said that the project graduates will receive documents on the completion of retraining and participation in the international project:
- certificate of retraining (from Lviv Polytechnic National University);
- joint certificate of Lviv Polytechnic and Nord University;
- joint diploma from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of Defense of Norway.