Aug 2, 2019 - FEFU News
Summer School for students of Harbin Polytechnic University finished at FEFU

The summer school for students of Harbin Polytechnic University was held at Far Eastern Federal University (FEFU) from July 22 to August 2. 84 foreign participants studied Russian, got acquainted with Russian culture, visited city sights. All the participants received certificates at the closing ceremony.

“Fruitful long-term cooperation between our universities allows us to develop a direction such as international summer schools, which are gaining popularity around the world. For comparison, last year 58 students from HPU came to summer school, and this year the number is 84. Harbin University has been choosing FEFU for the third year as the only foreign university to participate in summer educational programs and, of course, to get acquainted with Russia”, said Anna Komogortseva, Director of the Center for International Promotion, Tourism and Protocol, Department of the Development of International Cooperation, FEFU.

Far Eastern Federal University is actively working towards internationalization and the expansion of international cooperation. Holding summer schools together with foreign partners is an integral part of the integration of FEFU into the global education agenda and is aimed at improving the competitiveness of the university in the framework of the 5-100 Project.

One of the most important tasks of FEFU as the flagship of Russian education in the Asia-Pacific region is to attract foreign applicants. Currently, over 3,500 foreign students from 74 countries study in various forms at the university.

The university implements international master's educational programs, which are taught in English. Students can choose language internships, joint educational and grant programs, as well as exchange programs at various universities around the world.