Culture News Society, 03/12/2016

International Festival of Foreign Students in Kharkiv

Students Palace of National Technical University “Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute” hosted the XII International Festival of Foreign Students and Citizens on December 1.

Foreign students from V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University, Kharkiv National Medical University, Kharkiv National Automobile and Highway University, Kharkiv State Academy of Culture, National University of Pharmacy, NTU “KPI” and other higher education establishments attended the festival.

Students represented the culture from different countries, such as Georgia, China, Morocco, Nigeria, Turkmenistan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan and Ukraine. They were singing and dancing on the scene in their national costumes.

“The aim of this festival is to strengthen the friendship and the mutual understanding between international students and the citizens of Ukraine, to acquaintance with cultural traditions and the way of life of different nations, who study in Kharkiv”, – said Yurii Savarynskyi, the representative of the Department on work with citizens’ associations of Kharkiv City Council.

The best foreign students of Kharkiv universities were awarded with the Diplomas for excellent study.

It is reported that 15 000 foreign students from more than 90 countries study in Kharkiv currently.

 

Source and picture: Kharkiv City Council