On March 19, 2018 the official welcoming of international students who are currently studying in the framework of the international academic mobility program was held at RSUH.
The Vice-Rector for International Cooperation, Vera Ivanovna Zabotkina, made a presentation in English about the history of the university. In her presentation professor Zabotkina paid special attention to the international projects and programs RSUH participates in. The staff of the International Office delivered a welcome speech in English and German.
The meeting was also attended by 10 students from China who are currently studying at RSUH preparatory faculty. 3rd year students of the Faculty of History, Political science and Law, Anna Mostovaya and Darya Torshina, delivered a welcome speech in Chinese. All the guests present at the meeting noted their high level of proficiency in the Chinese language.
Attracting foreign students is one of the priorities of the university for the next 5 years. In the spring semester of 2018, exchange students from 16 countries and more than 30 universities are studying at RSUH.
The meeting ended with a tea party of international students and RSUH students in the canteen of the university as a part of the Tandem project.