AUCA faculty has been honored with the Matthew Nimetz Award

December 21, 2018


On Wednesday, December 19 AUCA faculty honored with the Matthew Nimetz research award for publications in Scopus.  Chingiz Shamshiev, AUCA Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, awarded AUCA faculty and presented the certificates of appreciation to them along with the speech encouraging to academic career development.

“This is a 2nd awarding ceremony of Matthew Nimetz for research publications. According to the strategies for 3 years to increase the number of publications in Scopus by AUCA faculty, we are still the only university from Kyrgyzstan being in QS ranking. We are among the top 10 Central Asian universities. Publications in Scopus increases academic performance and a quality level that impacts on presence the QS ranking. Over the past 5 years, we have been strengthening scientific research performance and encourage our faculty to apply for research project funds. It is a great pleasure for me to work with you, and award you today, dear faculty. Thanks to our former trustee, Matthew Nimetz who has been in the Board for many years", addressed Chingiz Shamshiev.