MPEI took part in University Alliance of the Silk Road
of International Administration of MPEI, professor Sergey Shirinskii joined the
session of the Executive Board of the University Alliance of the New Silk Road
and the “World-Class University Expo”.
the 11th to the 13th of May in China a number of annual
events of the University Alliance of the New Silk Road were held. It deserves
to be admitted that MPEI is a member of the Alliance along with other 134
mondial Universities. Moreover from the very foundation of the Alliance it has
been one of 18 universities that all together constitute as the Executive Board
of the University Alliance.
frames of the annual meetings a President’s forum has been organized for the
Universities-members of the Alliance. On it the questions have been raised
about the collaboration under the initiative “One belt – one way”, search and
nourishing of the talents in the domains of innovation and commerce, and
moreover the mission of modern Universities. On the session of the Executive
Board of the University Alliance the reports were made about the system of alerting
and averting the natural disasters (Hong-Kong Polytechnical University), about
the measures for protecting the patrimony (Liverpool University), global program
for maintaining people’s health, creation of a practice base for students of
University Alliance (Xi'an Jiaotong University). Besides, on the session of
Executive Board a decision to admit 15 new Universities from New Zealand,
Poland, Russia, Canada, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, France, Egypt, Taiwan and China
has been taken.
the 14th of May on the basys of Xi'an Jiaotong University 2018 World-Class
Universities Exposition took place. Among more than 70 different universities,
5 Russian universities participated in it. Chinese students and applicants were
interested in studying at MPEI and the opportunities to get involved in the
short-term exchange programs and summer schools.