State-run universities’ Boards reformed

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ By an ordinance of the Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports, Boards of state-owned universities have been reformed.

On January 2, the boards of National University of Mongolia (NUM) and Mongolian University of Science and Technology (MUST) were renewed.

In particular, academician D.Regdel of Mongolian Academy of Sciences was appointed as a Chairman of the 15-member Board of the NUM whereas N.Begz, Advisor to the Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports was chosen to lead the MUST Board.

On the next day, January 3, the boards of Mongolian National University of Medical Sciences, Mongolian State University of Agriculture, Mongolian State University of Culture and Arts and Mongolian State University of Education were reestablished.

Dr. T.Gan-Erdene of the Mongolian Academy of Sciences will lead the Board of the National University of Medical Sciences, and Dr. B.Avid of the Mongolian Academy of Sciences will head the Board of the State University of Agriculture.

Moreover, the Board of the State University of Culture and Arts will be directed by N.Bold, Head of Cultural Policy Department at the Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Sports, and that of the State University of Education will be by M.Munkhbaatar, Head of Educational Policy Management Department at the Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Sports.