On May 22, the President of the Slovak Republic, Andrej Kiska, appointed seven new rectors of Slovak universities. One of the new rectors is also assoc. prof. Ing. Klaudia Halászová, PhD. who will take up the position of Rector of Slovak University of Agriculutre in Nitra in July 2018.
On 21st May 2018, the Confucius Class was officially opened at Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra. The Confucius Class opens the new opportunities for Chinese language teaching in Slovakia and it is only one of its kind in Central Europe.
Rector of Slovak Agricultural University in Nitra, Dr.h.c. prof. Ing. Peter Bielik, PhD., welcomed Igor Leshchenya who is Ambassador of Belarus in Slovakia. The aim of this visit was a discussion about possible cooperation between SUA in Nitra and Belarusian universities and research institutions.
On 17 April, representatives of the management of our university received a delegation, led by the Ambassador of the Republic of Cuba in Slovakia Yamila S. Pita Montes, at the AgroBioTech research center. Mrs. Ambassador was accompanied by the representatives of PROXENTA Cuban Investments, lead by its owner and manager Pavol Kožík and the representatives of a Cuban company CORALSA.
The Academic Senate of the Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra at its meeting on April 11, 2018 elected a candidate for the post of rector for the next four-year term of office. Of the ten personalities that faculty and university workplaces have proposed for this responsible function, four have received the candidacy.