NSUACE (Sibstrin) is presented to more than 1000 Chinese schoolchildren

On December 13, 2023, in order to attract graduates of Chinese schools to study, a presentation was held from 9 universities of the Novosibirsk region: NSUACE (Sibstrin), NSUEM, NSU, NSPU, NSTU, NSAU, SSUWT, SibSUTIS, NSUADA in Chinese.

The main organizers of the event: Novosibirsk Interuniversity Center for International Education "NICE", Representative Office of Universities of the Novosibirsk Region and the Udmurt Republic in China, Beijing company Beijing Mingyang Weilai Education Technology Co., Ltd with the assistance of the Russian Cultural Center in Beijing (Representative Office of Rossotrudnichestvo in China).

More than a thousand schoolchildren from Chinese schools in different cities and provinces took part in the online presentation.

To represent NSUACE (Sibstrin), the director of the Institute of International Affairs, Natalya Sineeva, together with the center for pre-university education, prepared a presentation of the university, which was translated into Chinese by the director of the center for international projects, Maria Markova.

In the presentation, in addition to the features of admission and training at the university, it was noted that:

  • NGASU (Sibstrin) is located in the Novosibirsk, which is a multinational and multilingual rapidly developing center of Siberia;
  • The university is a member of various international university associations: “One Belt – One Road”, the UNESCO/UNITWIN association, green universities of Russia and others
  • Having international cooperation, our university allows to get acquainted with Russian and international advanced developments and technologies in the field of construction and architecture. Academic mobility of students includes Russian- and English-language events (lectures, master classes, workshops, schools) taking place both on the territory of our university and on the basis of our foreign partner universities. These events will help to reveal the professional potential of students
  • University education is gaining popularity among international students, since the early 2000s they number increasing tenfold. Foreign citizens from 68 countries of different continents of the world were trained here
  • NSUACE has long-standing ties to China. As an example, in the 50s of the last century, the head of the Department of Architecture, Evgeny Ashchepkov, worked at Qinghua University in Beijing: he gave lectures to students, organized the work of the Department of Architecture; using the principles and teaching methods of the USSR, he left in China the manuscripts of lectures “Soviet Architecture”, “Industrial Architecture”, wrote the book “Architecture of China”, was awarded the Order of the People's Republic of China
  • Before the pandemic, more than 50 Chinese citizens studied at NSUACE (Sibstrin) annually

Currently, the university has cooperation agreements with universities in Shenyang, Harbin, Shenzhen, etc., under which active cooperation is ongoing. Also this year, NSUACE (Sibstrin) took over the management of the Coordinating Council of Educational Institutions of the Novosibirsk Region Representative Office in China.

The presentation of NSUACE (Sibstrin) in Chinese was presented with dignity and at a high level by the director of the Center for International Projects, Maria Markova.

In questions from Chinese schoolchildren about the safety of staying in the Novosibirsk and studying at NSUACE (Sibstrin), Natalya Sineeva noted that the constant increase in the number of foreign students confirms the presence of a high level of safety of stay, NSUACE (Sibstrin), accepting citizens from foreign countries, cares and bears responsibility In front of them.

For holding this event, Institute of International Affairs expresses gratitude to the director of the Center for International Projects Maria Markova, technical support specialist Maxim Sorokoumov and manager of the distance learning center Daniil Toropkin (for the technical support provided for the event), and the director of Center for Work with Foreign Students Viktor Melnik (for assistance in preparing the presentation and conducting it).

The material was prepared by the director of the Institute of International Affairs N.V. Sineeva