The event was organized by Chinese students and teachers of RUDN Faculty of Social and Humanitarian Sciences and was attended by honored guests from the Embassy and university authorities.
«Our university is actively cooperating with China developing student and academic mobility with Shandong University, Sian University of Foreign Languages, Hainan University and a number of other reputable institutions», said Vice-Rector for international affairs Larisa Efremova.
The feast was conducted by President of RUDN Association of Chinese students and a student of the Faculty of Social and Humanitarian Sciences. RUDN Association of Chinese students is one of the largest at the university, becoming even larger this year since 170 new students have arrived, the association traditionally holds exhibitions, fairs, conferences and concerts that become a bridge between our cultures.
The Chinese language is very popular at RUDN. More than 300 students study Chinese at the FHSS only, 50 students go study to China every year to 4 Master programs in Shandong University, a Master program in Beijing University, a dual-degree Master program in Dalian Institute of Foreign Languages (in the frame of SCO university). Since 2010, 40 Russian and 13 Chinese students have got diplomas of two universities. Currently 13 Russian and 4 Chinese students are doing joint programs with Shanghai University.
The concert was a manifestation of the beauty of Russian and Chinese dances, songs and poetry.
September 16, Larisa Efremova took part in the panel discussion “Partnerships, consortia and network interactions in a new educational reality”. The topic of consortia was discussed by heads and experts from leading Russian universities.
The agreement on the establishment of the Interuniversity Center for Islamic Education was reached at the beginning of August this year at a round table organized by RUDN University Rector Oleg Yastrebov, with the participation of the Deputy Minister of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation Pyotr Kucherenko.