Scientific seminar “Honors College and undergraduate research at WSU”

On November 25, 2020, at 9:30 a.m., a joint scientific seminar entitled “Honors College and Undergraduate Research at WSU” will be held. The seminar is organized in collaboration with Sergey Lapin, Professor of Mathematics and Statistics, Washington State University, Khorezm Regional Branch of the VI Romanovsky Institute of Mathematics, and the Department of Applied Mathematics and Mathematical...

The best universities in Uzbekistan to gain academic and financial independence

Uzbekistan adopted a presidential decree "On measures to develop education and science in a new period of development of Uzbekistan" for November 6. This was reported by the press service of the State Inspectorate for Quality Control of Education. According to the document, universities that have been consistently among the top three in the...

University students in Uzbekistan continue studies in traditional from November 16

In accordance with the decision adopted by the Republic of Uzbekistan Commission at the meeting on November 12, 2020, it is planned to continue the traditional educational process from November 16 in accordance with the events and schedules developed by universities, the Ministry of Higher Education writes. As a reminder, during a press conference...

Building Capacity in Educational Assessment in Eurasia

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From Apples to Entrepreneurship

Central Asia is the ancestral homeland of the apple. Over the past decade, a team of scientists from Washington State University and Al-Farabi Kazakh National University conducted groundbreaking research on apple genomics to combat future crop diseases. Nearly 60% of all U.S. apples are produced in the state of Washington, contributing to $2.5 billion.

Bringing New Geological Discoveries to Surface

The geology of Kazakhstan boasts 99 of the elements of the periodic table. Near the city of Oskemen, rock formations are endowed with substantial reserves of precious metals, including gold and rare earth metals. Even though mineral resource extraction represents nearly one-tenth of Kazakhstan economy, there is untapped potential for sustainable exploration of precious metals and rare...

Healing the Soil and Protecting the Environment for Future Generations

The northern steppes of Kazakhstan are a land of two extremes: stretches of pristine natural beauty and patches of contaminated post-industrial landscapes. Less than 100 miles from the Ekibastuz, the industrial heartland of northern Kazakhstan, the Bayanaul mountain range teems with flora and fauna. But the future of the region depends on removing toxic substances from the...

Building Virtual International Partnerships in Higher Education

The distance between two research institutions in Kazakhstan and Pennsylvania is nearly 10,000 kilometers, but that hasn’t stopped students and faculty from building a close international partnership. Since 2019, a top-ranked higher education institution in Kazakhstan, S. Seifullin Agro Technical University (KazATU), has connected its students and faculty with their counterparts at Pennsylvania State...

Fostering Research in Animal Health and Veterinary Medicine

Kazakhstan and the state of Ohio share a natural connection to agriculture. Vast natural resources and location in the heart of Central Asia has fueled demand for Kazakhstan’s agricultural products, with investments topping over $1 billion in 2019. In turn, agriculture contributes to more than $105 billion to Ohio’s economy. The threat of zoonotic...

Monroe Community College – Kazakh Agro Tech University Virtual Internship Presentation

https://youtu.be/YrcHGB0b35A Student intern Salvatore John Ragusa presents the virtual internship (GEG239 Spring 2020)

Maurice R. Greenberg World Fellows Program Internship in the USA

Deadline: December 2, 2020Venue: Yale University - New Haven, Connecticut USA The Maurice R. Greenberg World Fellows Program is designed for employees from different sectors and citizens of different countries.Each year a unique group of interns is recruited: geographically balanced, recruiting representatives of different professions, directions and fields of activity.The program runs every year...

Best universities of Uzbekistan according to the World University Rankings

The World University Ranking UniRank has published a list of the best universities in Uzbekistan, which includes 87 educational institutions. The rating is based on the popularity of the official websites of universities. The indicators of licensing and accreditation of educational institutions by the state, the citation index of scientific articles of the teaching...

EducationUSA Central Asia Virtual Fair

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img_5451-1 EducationUSA Uzbekistan with the support of the U.S. Embassy in Tashkent, invites you to visit the First EducationUSA Central Asia Virtual Fair!Date: October 17, 2020Time: 3:00-7:00 PMRegistration: https://acfairs.easyvirtualfair.com/prefair/Participation is FREE! 60+ accredited U.S. universities and colleges will participate in the Fair, which offer over 100...

Uzbekistan announces a list of universities with established distance education

The State Inspectorate for Quality Control of Education has identified 9 universities that have effectively established online education.The State Inspectorate for Quality Control of Education has studied the quality of distance education in universities in Uzbekistan. According to the press secretary of the inspection, Shavkat Khuzhakulov, from the very beginning of the academic year,...

Internationalization Planning Guide (Tajik) / Дастурамал оиди банақшагирии байналмилаликунонӣ

Internationalization Planning Guide / Дастурамал оиди банақшагирии байналмилаликунонӣDownload Имрӯз, ба донишҷӯёни донишгоҳҳо, пас аз хатми таҳсил, барои бомуваффақият алоқамандӣ кардан дар ҷаҳони муосир зарур аст, ки нуқтаи назари байналмилалӣ оид ба мушкилотҳо ва инчунин дарки фарқиятҳои фарҳангӣ ва забонӣ дошта бошанд. Мо масъулият дорем, ки бо назардошти талабот ба қувваи кории ҷаҳонӣ,...

Introduction to US Higher Education (Tajik) / Шиносшавӣ бо Системаи Таҳсилоти Олии ИМА

Introduction to U.S. Higher Education / Шиносшавӣ бо Системаи Таҳсилоти Олии ИМА Download Шиносшавӣ бо Системаи Таҳсилоти Олии ИМА Нақши Ҳукумати Федералӣ ва Давлатӣ• Ассотсиатсияҳои Таҳсилоти Олӣ ва Аккредитатсионӣ• Шӯроҳои Роҳбарикунанда ва Роҳбарони Институтсионалӣ• Намудҳои Муассиса ва Намудҳои Дараҷаҳо• Таълим ва Пардохтҳо• Маблағгузории Институтсионалӣ• Таҳқиқот• Тақвими Академӣ, Низоми Кредитӣ ва...

Draper Hills Summer Fellows Program

Launched in 2005, the Draper Hills Summer Fellows Program (DHSF) is a three-week intensive academic training program that is hosted annually at Stanford University's Center on Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law. The program brings together a group of 25 to 30 non-academic mid-career practitioners in law, politics, government, private enterprise, civil society, and international development from...

Harvard University MBA Scholarship

The Harvard MBA is one of the world's leading business programmes, taught at one of the world's most prestigious Universities.The Boustany MBA Harvard Scholarship is granted once every two years for a two-year course at Harvard Business School.The Scholarship offers the following:• Financial aid amounting to US$102,200 (US$51,100 per year) towards tuition fees• Travel and accommodation expenses related to...

Online Professional English Network (OPEN) Program is accepting applications

We’re excited to announce that the Regional English Language Office at the U.S. Embassy in Tashkent is accepting applications to participate in the winter 2021 term of the Online Professional English Network (OPEN) Program. The OPEN Program offers 8-week professional development courses developed by U.S. universities on topics such as English as a Medium of Instruction (EMI)...

The President of the Republic of Uzbekistan adopts a law on education

On September 23, the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev adopted a law on education. It describes in detail the types of education and forms of education, clarifies the powers of government agencies, and enshrines the rights of teachers, students, and parents. The Law states that the training of personnel with higher...

Uzbekistan announces the number of accepted students, entering HEIs in 2020

https://youtu.be/j94v6IWWRO8 Ministry of Higher Education of the Republic of Uzbekistan announced the number of students, who will have the opportunity to study in Higher Education Institutions in 2020. According to the facts shared in Uzbekistan 24 TV channel, there will be 162,364 entrants this year.The number of young people in higher education...

Hiram College Offers Generous Global Scholarships

Hiram College offers a generous program of merit-based global scholarships. These scholarships range from $1,000 to $18,000 per year and are renewable annually for up to four years of study. To be considered, you must have your completed application for admission into the Admission Office. There is no separate scholarship application. The files of all students admitted...

English Speaking Nation (ESN) Core Trainer application

https://youtu.be/v-2iyUjeUxs American Councils for International Education is excited to announce that the English Speaking Nation (ESN) Core Trainer application is now open! The application will be open from August 25th – October 15th and applicants will be considered for the second cohort of the program. The English Speaking Nation:...

Free resources for university professors by Coursera

The Ministry of Higher and Secondary Special Education of the Republic of Uzbekistan provided FREE EDUCATION to 150,000 professors and students of higher and secondary special education in 3,800 types of training courses in 430 directions of the world's leading higher education institutions and organizations on the Coursera platform. Training in most courses and...

U.S. – Kazakhstan University Partnerships Program Application Now Open

American Councils for International Education is pleased to announce the launch of U.S - Kazakhstan University Partnerships Program grants. Funded by the U.S. Mission to Kazakhstan, the U.S.-Kazakhstan University Partnerships Grants Program builds capacity for substantive international engagement between higher education institutions in the United States and Kazakhstan.The goal of the project is to...

Numbers of universities in Uzbekistan

The number of higher education institutions in Uzbekistan has reached 123, including:93 State Higher Education Institutions;8 Non-state higher education institutions;22 Foreign universities and branches.The numbers are indicated excluding military, religious higher education institutions, as well as some branch educational institutions, which are authorized to train masters. Source: https://t.me/otm_info

EducationUSA virtual tour

CENTRAL ASIA: Join the First Virtual Fair, Pulling 5 Countries Together Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan It is with great pleasure that we invite all accredited U.S. higher education institutions to register for and participate in the EducationUSA Central Asia Virtual Tour 2020. This event will provide you a unique opportunity to interact simultaneously...

The Dawn of the Age of Digital Learning

The dawn of the age of digital learning has created an awakening of ingenuity, innovation and perseverance that is not defined by an individual, company, school or technology. It is an ecosystem of heart, energy and passion driven by purposeful change. This is why we bring you ASU+GSV Virtual Summit 2020 – imagining a new era in which all...

Andijan Machine-Building Institute

The date of establishing and history: In fact, HEI was founded in 1976, the same year in Andijan, educational counseling centers of Tashkent National Economy Institute was established, later in 1979 the branch of the Tashkent National Economy Institute was established the bases of educational counseling centers. In 1990 the branch was transformed into the Economics and...

Fergana State University

Fergana State University is considered to be the leading educational establishment of Uzbekistan. Having an enormous material base, it has been playing vital role to bring many honored scholars to Uzbekistan’s science world, training high qualified specialists for various spheres of national economy and education system, research activities in fundamental areas of science is has being conducted...

The Tashkent State Agrarian University

The Tashkent State Agrarian University (TSAU) was founded on the basis of Tashkent Agriculture Institute on 1991. At that times TSAU was only university in Central Asia. The history of the University begins with the opening of Agriculture faculty at former Central Asian State University in 1930 and directly connected with the development of the agriculture and...

Tashkent University of Information Technologies named after Muhammad al-Khwarizmi

Misson: Conducting fundamental and applied reseach, education and training pf personell in the sphere of Information and Communication Technologies TUIT (formerly Tashkent Electro technical Institute of Communications) was established in 1955. In 2002, in order to further develop the information and communication technologies, the Institute was re-established into the “University”. Nukus,...

George F. Kennan Fellowship

The George F. Kennan Fellowships were established in 2015 with the goal of supporting experts from diverse, policy-oriented sectors such as media, business, local government, law, civil society, and academia to examine important political, social, economic, cultural, and historical issues in Russia, Ukraine, and the region. Among the aims of the new fellowships are to build bridges...

Government of Uzbekistan COVID-19 information

International commercial flight options currently exist in Uzbekistan.  The U.S. government does not anticipate arranging repatriation flights at this time. Turkish airlines: https://www.turkishairlines.com/ Asiana airlines: https://flyasiana.com/C/US/EN/index Uzbek airlines: https://www.uzairways.com/en Country-Specific Information: As of March 15, 2020, Uzbekistan announced that there are confirmed cases of...

Central Asia University Partnerships Program (UniCEN) awards announcement

American Councils for International Education announces the awardees of the latest round of Central Asia University Partnerships Program (UniCEN) grants to support projects between U.S. and Uzbek higher education institutions. Funded by the U.S. Embassy in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, the Central Asia University Partnerships (UniCEN) program builds capacity for substantive international engagement between higher...

Tashkent State Agrarian University and Mississippi State University to sign Memorandum of Understanding

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https://youtu.be/CXMEFXF1xyE On July 1, 2020, Tashkent State Agrarian University and Mississippi State University signed a Memorandum of Understanding. According to the memorandum students of Tashkent State Agrarian University can do internships at Mississippi State University and professors and academic staff of Tashkent State Agrarian University can upgrade their professional development at Mississippi...

Fulbright Specialist Program in Tajikistan

We are excited to inform you that the U.S. Embassy in Tajikistan announces an open competition for the Fulbright Specialist Program - https://tj.usembassy.gov/fsp-061120/. The application deadline is August 1, 2020.  The Fulbright Specialist Program gives opportunity to host institutions to invite a specialist that will assist in implementing projects that have an education or training focus....

Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVIS) Updates

WASHINGTON – The Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) announced modifications Monday to temporary exemptions for nonimmigrant students taking online classes due to the pandemic for the fall 2020 semester. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security plans to publish the procedures and responsibilities in the Federal Register as a Temporary Final Rule. Temporary exemptions...

Virtual Conference: International Education after COVID-19

On May 28, American Councils for International Education in collaboration with the Bukhara State Medical Institute named after Abu Ali ibn Sino invited academic and administrative staff of Central Asian higher education institutions to participate in a Virtual Conference: International Education after COVID-19. The conference was screened on TV channels of Uzbekistan.

International Women’s Health and Human Rights online course from Stanford University

This course focuses on women’s health and human rights issues from infancy through old age, including information about positive interventions relating to those issues. Learners are encouraged to interact with each other through interactive discussions. It is important to us that this course be available to all learners. We encourage you to apply for...

A branch of the Turkish University has been established in Tashkent

Resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan dated June 17, 2020 №389 "On measures to establish a branch of the Turkish University of Economics and Technology in Tashkent." According to the decision, a branch of the Turkish University of Economics and Technology, which provides non-governmental educational services, was established in...

Webinar on obtaining a grant to study abroad

On June 24, 2020 at 14:00 Tashkent time it is planned to hold a webinar with the participation of professors and compatriots from prestigious European universities on the possibility of obtaining a grant to study abroad. All interested young people can participate. Date: June 24, 2020, at 14:00Zoom ID: 721 2142...

World Bank Group Young Professionals Program (WBG YPP).

The WBG YPP is a starting point for an exciting career at the World Bank Group. Young Professionals are recruited from around the world with various academic and professional backgrounds relevant to the World Bank, IFC, and MIGA. We are looking for applicants who demonstrate a passion for international development, graduate education, relevant professional experience, and the potential to...

UniCEN webinar “Accreditation Structures in the United States”

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https://youtu.be/TDT6jHrxSyA On June 10th, 2020, at 18:00 om UZT American Councils for International Education Uzbekistan hosted a UniCEN webinar "Accreditation Structures in the United States". The presenters discussed the types of accreditation within the United States and the processes through which institutions can become accredited. Participants learned about...

Scholarship to study at National Louis University (USA)

Great opportunity for bachelors. The university is waiting for young leaders with high academic success. It covers half the cost of training! Earning your bachelor's, graduate or doctoral degree has never been more convenient. Whether you are a first-time freshman, transfer student, completing your degree or obtaining a Master or Doctoral degree, we have...

Free Course from Harvard University

A great opportunity for those who study natural sciences. Harvard University has opened access to its online training in neurophysiology. The course is completely built on the interactive, where you can learn how to conduct experiments even at home! Followings can be learned: Fundamentals of bioelectricityThe importance of resting potentialThe properties...