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Role of foreign languages in independent Turkmenistan

The significance of knowledge of foreign languages in expanding spiritual world of man and forming public consciousness is increasing ever more. Knowledge of other languages opens up wide opportunities for studying the peculiarities of cultures, traditions and the history of different peoples. In this regard, the study of foreign languages has become essential for the education system of Turkmenistan. Our ancestors also emphasized the social importance of studying languages for the development of international relations, which is reflected in sayings and proverbs: «A man who speaks many languages has deep knowledge» (Köp dil bilen – köp biler), «A man who knows languages travels the whole world» (Dil bilen dünýäni gezer), etc. All languages serve as a means of communication of people, but not all of them perform this function at the international level. Despite this, every language is part of the linguistic wealth of mankind.

Place of Unesco in educational system

In the Epoch of Might and Happiness, our state is prospering under the wise leadership of the esteemed President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov. The united people live freely in peace and welfare in our country. In the present period, to transform radically the educational system, to improve the management in educational sphere, to ensure high level of the education and upbringing of the youth, to modernize the infrastructure of education are the main objectives following from the Law «On Education» adopted in our country. The Article 55 of the Constitution that is our Basic Law runs: «Every person has a right for education. The secondary education is compulsory, every person has a right to get it in the state educational institutions free of charge. The state provides access for professional education for every person according to his or her abilities. The implementation of the paid educational activities is allowed on the basis and in the order, which are established by the law. The compulsory state educational standards are established for all educational institutions». The more favourable conditions are provided in the society by the state to satisfy needs and wish of the young people to get education, the sooner person is developed. That is why, all required conditions as well as legal guarantees are provided in our state for the people to realize their rights for education

Turkmen students are the finalists of the international competition

«7/24.tm», №42 (73), 18.10.2021. The representatives of seven higher educational institutions of Turkmenistan participate in the final of the International Financial Security Competition, organized for the first time under the aegis of the Ministry of Science and Higher education of Russian Federation.

Follow the rules and stay healthy

«7/24.tm», № 38 (69),  20.09.2021. Today, wearing face masks in public and crowded places, as well as in offices, has become an element of complex measures aimed at preventing infectious diseases and the environmental impact. A face mask as personal protective equipment only helps you if you follow the rules for wearing it.

Solemn meeting dedicated to a general lesson of the President of Turkmenistan

«7/24.tm», № 37 (68), 13.09.2021. The President of Turkmenistan conducted a general lesson to mark the Day of Knowledge and Student Youth and the beginning of the new academic year. On this occasion, a solemn meeting took place at the Ministry of Sport and Youth Policy of Turkmenistan.

School bazaars work

August is the traditional time of the year for school preparations. For this month, parents usually postpone the purchase of school uniforms for their children, so that it fits the children, usually noticeably grown up in the first summer months. On the shelves of school bazaars opened everywhere, a wide selection of clothing for boys and girls of different age is presented. In addition to the everyday school uniform, these are outfit for labour education lessons and training suits. Local sewing factories, as always, are prepared in advance for the seasonal sale and the great demand for school uniforms sold out especially actively on the eve of the school year.

Educational sphere: Innovations of the Year

Every day the admission campaign to secondary and higher professional educational institutions of our country is gaining momentum. The deadlines for submitting documents of potential university entrants, who will face the most crucial stage, the entrance exams, will close very soon. Summer is the time for other important events in the educational system, which are closely related to the preparation for the new 2021–2022 academic year.

Go­od Luck, Ent­rants!

This we­ek the ad­mis­sion cam­paign to secon­da­ry and hig­her pro­fes­sio­nal educatio­nal ins­ti­tu­tions of our count­ry has star­ted. The new 2021–2022 acade­mic year has brought cer­tain chan­ges to the sys­tem of pro­fes­sio­nal trai­ning at a num­ber of hig­her schools. First­ly, the­se inclu­de the trans­fer of a num­ber of univer­si­ties to a self-sus­tai­ning ba­sis on Sep­tem­ber 1, 2021, which cor­res­ponds to the goals of accele­ra­ting econo­mic, scien­ti­fic and techno­lo­gical develop­ment in the Era of Might and Hap­pi­ness. This in­novation al­so comp­lies with the tasks of imp­roving the fi­nancial and econo­mic sta­tus of hig­her educatio­nal ins­ti­tu­tions that will de­liver pro­fes­sio­nal trai­ning on a pa­id ba­sis.

Education is the foundation of development

Our Esteemed President notes wisely: «Stable foundation of every state is closely connected with high rates of its development, social living level and with the policy of education and science carried out in the country». It testifies that the development of the education system became one of the primary trends of the state policy in our powerful state developing with high rates. That is why following the primary principles of education and science in our Motherland in this connection the vital political, economical and cultural tasks on developing our country are being realized. In September of 2017 the «Conception of Developing the Digital Education System in Turkmenistan» was adopted according to Decree signed by our esteemed President. This Conception is important in improving the quality of education through the provision of high-quality electronic information at all stages of the education system and the widespread use of digital equipment. In the new historic epoch, systematic works are being carried out on putting into practice the «Conception of Developing the Digital Education System in Turkmenistan». Modern educational centres are being built and put into operation in our white city Ashgabat and in velayats. All of these educational centres offer opportunities to conduct lessons in an interactive way using multimedia resources. Conducting lessons through inter

Turkmen Students Successfully Perform in International Subject Olympiads

At the end of the academic year, the educational institutions all over our country conduct solemn ceremonies to announce and honour the winners in various national and international contests and competitions. The examples include the performance of the students from Yagshigeldi Kakayev International University of Oil and Gas in the marathon of international subject Olympiads. An impressive collection of Olympic victories that is a significant replenishment of not only the achievements of the students from the International University of Oil and Gas, but also the national treasury of the intellectual achievements of Turkmen youth is their excellent gift for the upcoming significant holiday of the main city of our country – the 140th anniversary of Ashgabat.