On December 6, 2014, Polzunov Altai State Technical University has opened Center of Russian language and culture in Bayan-Ulgen, Mongolia.
Center of Russian language and culture in Bayan-Ulgen, Mongolia aimed to strengthen ties of AltSTU with Mongolia. AltSTU has already opened the Center of the Mongolian language and culture which offers students training programs in the Mongolian language. 15 students from western Mongolia and Ulan Bator are trained in different specialty fields. This year, 12 students successfully presented their diploma qualification work in «Design of architectural environment», and one of the diploma work was recognized wiht first degree award at the prestigious international contest in Baku. At the opening of the Center the cooperation agreement was signed between Polzunov Altai State Technical University and the Administration of Bayan-Ulgii.
Business structures of the two regions, small innovative enterprises, interested specialists in the fields of energy, agriculture, tourism, etc., will offer technical and organizational assistance to the new Center. Both AltSTU Center of Mongolian language and culture and Center of Russian language and culture in Bayan-Ulgen will make a significant contribution to strengthening cross-border cooperation and traditionally friendly relations between both countries.