As part of the implementation of the international project DERECKA, as well as to discuss further stages in the development of Ph.D. doctoral studies in the Kyrgyz Republic, MD, prof. “R.K. Kalmatov”, head Department of Social and Humanitarian Disciplines, Ph.D., Assoc. “R.A. Ismailova”, head Department of “Clinical Disciplines 2” Ph.D., Assoc. “M. M. Bugubaeva”, head. Department of “Public Health and Health”, Ph.D., Assoc. “A.K. Turusbekov” were at the meeting of the project “Modernization of doctoral studies and research potential in Kyrgyzstan” (DERECKA) at Brunel University, (London, England), which took place from 20-26.06.2022. The program of the meeting included lectures on transferable skills, as well as reports from partners. Issues of internships for doctoral students and the implementation of joint programs were discussed.