In the current semester two Programs of academic mobility with universities of Italy were opened in MSUPE. Our honored partners are: “Sapienza” University of Rome and the University of Urbino “Carlo Bo”. Students of the Faculties of Foreign Languages who are going to be teachers of Italian and Russian language in Russia and Italy, take part in an exchange program.

Безымянный6On September 19th there was a meeting of students who came to study in MSUPE with the administration of the Faculty of Foreign Languages, and the Office of International Affairs.

Students got acquainted with the university, with professors, and received main learning and organizational instructions.

On September 22th Italian students started their studies in the frame of Masters` Program “Russian as a foreign language.” Students participated in the formation of individual studying plans, in key subjects selection. Among the main chosen subjects: Russian language, theory and methods of teaching Russian culture and literature. It is necessary to maintain the high level of academic training and good language skills of the Italian students: they speak Russian almost without an accent, though they came to Russia for the first time.

The International Office provides support for the group of exchange-program students. During the period of internship they are provided with the cultural and educational program of acquaintance with Moscow, social adaptation training, intercultural communication in collaborative groups with students of the Ethno-psychological Chair of MSUPE and with students of the Faculty of Foreign Languages.