MPEI took part in Chinese events
November, 2022 MPEI Rector took part in the festive events of China together
with Moscow State University (MSU). This year marks the 65th
anniversary of the historic speech of Chairman Mao Zedong to Chinese students with
the speech "Hope rests on you ..." at MSU.
to this event, the Association of the Russian, Soviet and CIS graduates from
China, supported by the Embassy of the PCR and the Union of Chinese
entrepreneurs, held an official event at the International Trade and Exhibition
The event was visited by Zhang Hanhui, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the PCR and more than 300 guests including
Chinese Alumni, scientists, experts and politicians.
Nikolay Rogalev greeted the visitors and underlined the long cooperation of
MPEI and China within the framework of training qualified specialists, the
interaction between our University and its partners, the organization and the
fruitful work on joint projects.
formation to a prominent Chinese statesman Li Peng, Premier of the State
Council of the People's Republic of China in 1988-1998.
The host of
the event, Zhou Liqun, Chairman of the Union of Chinese Entrepreneurs in
Russia, Deputy Chairman of the Chinese Association of Soviet and CIS Alumni,
the Moscow International Trade and Exhibition Complex "Greenwood" is
an MPEI graduate as well.
November 17, 1957 was an important day for
Chinese students in the USSR. On that day, Chinese President Mao Zedong in the
hall of the Moscow State University met with representatives of Chinese
students in the Soviet Union, he told them: "The world belongs to
you!". Chairman Mao Zedong said: “The world is yours and ours, but fundamentally
belongs to you. You, young people, full of vigour and
vitality, are in the bloom of life, like the sun
at eight or
nine in the morning. Our hope is placed on you...The world belongs to
MPEI began to teach students from China in
1948. Since then, MPEI has trained more than 300 specialists for the PRC,
including many well-known Chinese scientists who have contributed to the
development of Chinese science and economy.
You can read more about cooperation between
MPEI and China here.