A new level of mutual partnership
An educational forum Uzbekistan-Russia had been held on the initiative of leading higher education institutions of Uzbekistan and Russia on 18-19 October, 2018. A partnership agreement was signed between Linguistics University Nizhny Novgorod in Russia and Alisher Navo’i Tashkent State University of the Uzbek Language and literature within the frame of current forum. Boris Jigalov, the Rector of LUNN and Kolobova Svetlana, the Ph.D. in political sciences and the head of vocational guidance center at LUNN visited TSUULL on January 21, 2019. Shukhrat Sirojiddinov, the Rector of TSUULL stated specific proposals for raising the mutual cooperation to a new level, increasing the scope of practical and establishing bachelor and master’s degrees in the fields of tourism, translation, public diplomacy and sociology from the coming academic year. Additionally, his suggestion on establishing the Center of the Uzbek Language and Culture named after Alisher Navo’i was supported by the guests. The issue of enabling and supporting young and talented cadres to study postgraduate in LUNN was solved positively.