Mulhouse, November 3, AZERTAC
A Department of Literature and Culture named after Nizami Ganjavi attached to the Faculty of Literature and Humanities has opened at the University of Upper Alsace in Mulhouse, France. Addressing the opening ceremony, rector of the University Christian Ziegler Gangloff highlighted friendship between Mulhouse and various Azerbaijani towns.
Dean of the Faculty of Literature and Humanities Greta Komur praised the opening of the department named after Nizami Ganjavi, saying that it will promote Azerbaijani literature and culture in France and encourage the development of cultural exchange between Europe and Azerbaijan.
Azerbaijan’s Minister of Education Mikail Jabbarov hailed the role of President of Heydar Aliyev Foundation Mehriban Aliyeva, rector of the University of Upper Alsace Christian Ziegler Gangloff, municipality of Mulhouse and ambassador of Azerbaijan to France Elchin Amirbayov in opening the department.