On December 17, 2019, a delegation from the Central University of Nationalities of China in Beijing, visited RSUH. The purpose of the visit was to introduce our Chinese colleagues to our University and develop a program for further cooperation. Central University of Nationalities of China is a leading educational institution specializing in the study of languages of minorities. The university enjoys the support of the Chinese government and ranks 251st in the QS University Rankings for BRICS.
The Central University was represented by Professor Song Min, Vice-Rector of the University, Dr. Peng Yong, Director of the Institute of History and Culture, Dr. Yan Jianmin, Director of the Preparatory Institute, Dr. Hu Huazheng, Head of the Department of International Cooperation, and Dr. Zhang Lei, member of the faculty of the Department of International Cooperation.
RSUH was represented by Vice-Rector Vera Zabotkina, Vice-Rector Pavel Shkarenkov, Dr. Olga Samgorodetskaya, Deputy Director of the Department of International Relations, Dr. Maria Rukodelnikova, Chair of the Department of Oriental Languages of the Institute of Linguistics, Dr. Liliya Kholkina, Senior Researcher at the Center of Fundamental and Applied Research in Oriental Languages and Cultures of the Institute of Linguistics.
The visit was concluded with an accord on signing a framework agreement between the universities, which involved academic exchange of students and faculty. It was decided that the basis for future cooperation would be the Chinese Language and Culture Olympiad, held annually at RSUH.
RSUH representatives received an invitation to attend a conference on language policy within the framework of the program «One Belt — One Way». The prospects for the development and implementation of joint degree programs were also outlined.