MGIMO and Jilin University Deepen their Cooperation

MGIMO and Jilin University Deepen their Cooperation

26 September 2017

September 26th, MGIMO and the School of International and Public Affairs of Jilin University signed an agreement on cooperation, facilitating the exchange of students and faculty members between the two universities.

The solemn ceremony was attended by MGIMO’s Vice-Rector for Graduate and International Programs Andrey Baykov and by the Dean of the School of International and Public Affairs of Jilin University Professor Liu Debin.

During their interview, the sides reviewed future prospects for cooperation, and set down the foundations for the creation of a dual MA program «Multilateral Diplomacy» within the framework of BRICS Network University, with a launch scheduled for September 2018.

Professor Liu Debin also suggested creating a bilateral Russian-Chinese dialogue on settling the Korean issue and launching a tripartite China-Russia-US discussion channel aimed at promoting joint research and publishing together a monograph. At the end of the meeting, Andrey Baykov was awarded the diploma of Honorary Doctor of Jilin University.

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