The University of Shanghai Cooperation Organization
Shanghai Cooperation Organization University
The University of Shanghai Cooperation Organization functions as a network of existing universities in the SCO member states, as well as observer countries (Mongolia, India, Iran, Pakistan). Training of highly qualified personnel in the framework of the SCO University is carried out in priority areas of cultural, scientific, educational and economic cooperation of the Organization's member countries (energy, ecology, engineering, metallurgy, materials science, construction, transport, fuel and energy, history, linguistics, IT technologies).
The priority activities for the functioning of the SCO University are aimed at solving the following main and additional tasks:
· expanding of students, graduate students, doctoral students, scientific and teaching staff exchange;
· increase scientific and academic cooperation;
· introduction of modern educational methods and technologies;
The interaction between the member states in the field of creation and functioning of the SCO University goes on at the level of educational departments of the countries with the involvement of leading educational institutions.
Implementation of joint educational programs at L.N. Gumilyov ENU within the framework of the SCO University has been conducted since 2013 in the following areas: Regional Studies, Pedagogy, Ecology, Nanotechnology, IT-technologies.
Training in a joint educational program at a partner institution within the framework of the SCO University can be financed through self-financing of the student, educational quotas of the Ministry of Education of the Russian Federation (Rossotrudnichestvo) and other sources.