Institute for Animal Husbandry and Volgograd State Agrarian University (Volgograd, Russia) have signed a cooperation agreement. The signing of the contract was held within the framework of a visit to the University of the Assistant Director of Science Dr. Milan P. Petrović. During his stay in this prestigious scientific and educational institution with over 10,000 students, Dr. Milan Petrovic introduced the scientific and educational potential of the university, spoke with the rector, a correspondent member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Professor Aleksei Ovchinnikov, about the possibilities and prospects for future joint work. The working visit of a foreign guest lasted for 4 days, from 12 to 16 January 2019. During this period, he visited contemporary research laboratories of the Faculty of Biotechnology and Veterinary in the University, held a lecture (master class) on the topic “Contemporary selection of domestic animals – trends and challenges”, talked with many professors and students, and visited one of the largest farms in Volgograd, Don.