North-Eastern Federal University promotes Russian language and culture in China

North-Eastern Federal University has established the Russian language centers at two large  Chinese universities — East University of Heilongjiang (Harbin) and Jilin Normal University (Siping). These centers will promote not only cultural education, but also scientific and research cooperation between two countries. As early as the first days the teachers and students of East University of Heilongjiang attended a lecture in Russian literature and got acquainted with  proprietory methodologies  in linguistics and teaching literature as part of the professional development course. The Russian language olympiad was also held for third-year students.

The project is implemented by North-Eastern Federal University and is funded by the grant of the Ministry of Education which was won by the Faculty of Philology in 2019. It is aimed at making the university a part of the information and educational space of north-eastern China. For this Yakut university implements main and supplementary Russian-taught educational programs, conducts joint research, implements large-scale cultural and educational projects and carries out presentational and recruiting activities.

As part of the project North-Eastern Federal University cooperates with eight Chinese universities, holds joint scientific and practical conferences and implements double degree programs. It is necessary to emphasize that  North-Eastern Federal University has been cooperating with Chinese colleagues for several years now, and 120 citizens of China are pursuing various programs now in Yakutsk.

The centers established by North-Eastern Federal University are fundamentally different from other  Russian centers in China. They are aimed not only at holding cultural events, but also at creating a single academic sphere where research projects will also be developed.

According to Nyurgun Maksimov, Director of the Institute of Eastern Studies of North-Eastern Federal University, the centers have been established as structural subdivisions of Chinese universities, and the Faculty of Philology of North-Eastern Federal University provides methodological support and helps with literature and events. The centers have not been established for cultural purposes only, they also promote the Russian language and literature in China and bilateral cooperation. In 2020 they will become a platform for scientific cooperation between Russia and China.

In 2020 North-Eastern Federal University is planning to hold the III Forum «Russian Studies in Russia and China» in cooperation with East University of Heilongjiang. China is an important strategic partner for Russia, and, of course, deepening understanding between two nations depends on linguistic communication.

Table of Contents

The HED magazine for applicants available in Arabic and Chinese

The fifth issue of the quarterly HED magazine has been published

Подведены итоги конкурса «HED-Scholarship»

International students in Russia can start studying without restrictions


Webinar 'Internationalization of higher education' under the aegis of APQN to be held on February 18, 2020

The QS expert highly appreciates Valery Falkov's achievements as Rector of Tyumen State University

International students of Tomsk universities to apply for Russian citizenship by the end of their studies

North-Eastern Federal University promotes Russian language and culture in China

The Russian Ministry of Science and Higher Education to review the mechanism of international students' education

Scholarships to study in Russia in 2020-2021

KazNU expands partnership with leading universities of Saudi Arabia

Uzbekistan and Japan will move to a new level of scientific cooperation

EU allocates 8 million euros to support education in Kyrgyzstan

RUDN University has created an integrated space for digital cooperation

Russia and China have mapped out joint plans in the field of science and higher education

China promotes international education in space science and technology

TPU International Week 2019 held in Tomsk

Webinar schedule: Internationalization of higher education

Study shows which universities lead the way in promotion of summer schools

The National Aggregate Ranking of Russian Universities

The Accreditation in Education Journal and the Public Fund Edinstvo have become partners

Belarus and Nigeria are cooperating in the field of education

Russian and Chinese universities have agreed to establish the International Transport Academy

Summer schools attract international applicants to Russian universities

Russian and German experts discussed the issues of university and academic science

The 15th FICCI Higher Education Summit in India

Russia to create 50 Pre-University Training Centers abroad by 2024

More than 30 Russian Universities in the THE ranking

Russia will simplify work rights for international students

The First Russia-UK University Rectors Forum

Webinar 'How understanding neuroscience can help you transform your team and your organization'

“MEDIAactivity of Russian universities” and “TOP-50 MEDIAactive Rectors of Russia” announced at Interfax

RUDN and Rosatom will train staff for African projects

Is Africa the future for recruiting international students?

Danish Government Scholarships under the Cultural Agreements

Over 7,000 foreign students will study IT at Russian universities

European Universities Initiative – Chances and challenges

Belgian students demand free higher education

Uganda and Russia signed a Memorandum of cooperation in higher education

Angola and Russia signed an Agreement on Mutual Recognition of Education, Qualifications and Academic Degrees

The 10th ENQA General Assembly took place in Yerevan

Students supported by the Global Education Program choose Australia and Great Britain as study abroad destinations

Call for participation – Webinars under the aegis of APQN devoted to Quality Assurance

Regional universities move up in QS University Rankings: Emerging Europe & Central Asia

New Model of State Control (Supervision) in Education

HED Webinar under the aegis of APQN took place on October 10, 2019

Joint Master's programs to be launched by RANEPA and University of London

III Ufa International Education Fair

II Baikal International Education Fair