In an attempt to strengthen ties between Russia and Pakistan, the Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) has initiated the ‘Open Education Center, so that Pakistanis can learn about the Russian language and culture. The opening ceremony, graced by the Russian Envoy to Pakistan, Daniela Ga Nech, denoted a huge achievement in the educational collaboration between the two countries.
For the beyond 75 years, the commonly helpful connection between Russia and Pakistan has been a foundation of provincial and worldwide solidness, as featured by the Russian Representative in her address. She communicated confidence that the new focus would additionally strengthen this bond.
Vice Chancellor (VC) of AIOU Professor Dr. Nasir Mehmood underlined the verifiable binds between the nations and the basic to support them through instructive roads. Dr. Mehmood stressed that the trading of information and culture using colleges can bring individuals closer and scaffold understanding between countries.
The inauguration of the ‘Open Education Center’ was shaped through an arrangement endorsed on 17 April, by AIOU and the Ural State Pedagogical University of Russia. This coordinated effort chose 300 promising youngsters through a thorough legitimacy-based process. These candidates went through three weeks of online guidance in the main stage, and the following stage will see them taking part in two months of physical classes, encouraging their capability in the Russian language.
Dr. Zahid Majeed, the overseer of the foreign relations division at the University, revealed that this drive has made ready for future coordinated efforts. He reported the impending foundation of a ‘Turkish Language and Culture Center’ at the University, exhibiting the organization’s obligation to extend semantic and social skylines.
The Open Education Center expects to grant phonetic abilities as well as to cultivate diverse comprehension and fellowship. The solid turnout of more than 1,100 applications and the dynamic cooperation of 300 students in the web-based stage highlighted the energy for such initiatives.
As the federal government leaves its central goal to advance Russian language capability and social appreciation, turning into a scaffold that brings individuals of Pakistan and Russia closer is ready.