12 November 2018

MGIMO at Education and Profession 2018 Exhibition in Uzbekistan

November 9th −12th, the sixteenth International Exhibition «Education and Profession 2018» took place in Tashkent and Samarkand.

During the solemn opening ceremony in Tashkent, the Deputy Minister of Higher and Secondary Specialized Education of Uzbekistan, Odil Abdurakhmanov and the Deputy Minister of Public Education, Sarvar Babahodjaev welcomed the guests. The event was attended by the Ambassadors of the European Union, Germany and Poland in Uzbekistan and by representatives of leading universities of Russia, Belarus, the United Kingdom, Kazakhstan, Germany, the United Arab Emirates, Poland, the United States, the Czech Republic and other countries.

MGIMO’s stand was popular among the guests and became a platform for discussing the plans to open a branch-campus of MGIMO University in Uzbekistan in cooperation with the University of World Economy and Diplomacy of Tashkent. The Director of MGIMO College Marina Vorobieva gave a talk about the different programs offered by MGIMO Odintsovo. Students showed a particular interest in MGIMO’s Schools of International Relations, International Journalism, World Politics and International Economic Relations, as well as the English-language BA program.

— See the MGIMO web-site for more photos and russian version