22 August 2017

Integration Week for International Students

August 22nd marked the beginning of MGIMO’s integration week for international students (programme). The first of a number of events dedicated to welcoming the newly matriculated students was a meeting with staff from the University’s International Office.

The event was attended by foreign students enrolled in MGIMO’s BA and MA programs as well as by exchange students from partner universities come for the year. The objective of the integration week is to make sure the new students adapt to the new living and learning environment, meet in person the coordinators of their programs and join in the student life of the University. The educational credit transfer system of the Bologna Process was also explained to all attending.

After the meeting, the freshmen were taken on a tour of the University. In the next few days, they will have meetings with the staff responsible for student accommodation and attend presentations on the medical clinic, the sports center and the library.

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