During 13 – 18 of March Mikołaj Kokociński (Department of Hydrobiology UAM) visited Al-Farabi Kazakh National University in Almaty in Kazakhstan. A few days meeting took place in cooperation with Biology and Biotechnology Faculty where Mikołaj Kokociński play a role of foreign supervisor of PhD student Meruyert Bauyenova. In addition our colleague was invited to evaluate new educational program of this Faculty entitled: Biological engineering. This short meeting was held in a very pleasant and cheerful atmosphere. Within further cooperation a two months visit of Meruyert in Department of Hydrobiology UAM is planned.