Derzhavin University with the project "Russian language: erasing borders" won the competition for a grant of the Ministry of Education of the Russian Federation within the departmental target program "Scientific, methodical and personnel support of teaching Russian language and languages of the Russian Federation".
The project is aimed at creating a single information and educational platform that would stimulate the interest of foreign and bilingual youth in learning Russian language and culture through creative and intellectual contests. The project will involve partner universities and educational organizations from Greece, Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan.
- The project "Russian language: erasing borders" is implemented within the framework of the state program "Development of education" and is aimed at popularization of the Russian language and culture abroad, which is one of the priority tasks of the state, - stressed TSU Rector Vladimir Stromov. - Its implementation will contribute to strengthening international relations of Tambov region with educational organizations of Europe and Central Asia. Derzhavin university has already accumulated rich experience in conducting scientific and methodological events for teachers of Russian language from Belgium, Germany, Luxembourg, Italy, Switzerland, Palestine, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, China and Mongolia.
Today at TSU named after G.R. Derzhavin a multi-level system of extracurricular training of foreign citizens in Russian language and culture has been formed. Scientific and methodical support of educational process for foreign citizens is carried out, including by creation of educational resources.