The Art, Science and Sport Charity Foundation is a regular partner of the MGIMO University and provides full support to the University. In particular, the Foundation is promoting internationalization, the introduction of innovative educational programs as well as supporting research and publishing projects.
The work is carried out in the following areas:
- Arranging visits to MGIMO University by foreign professors, experts and specialists in the field of international relations, foreign policy, diplomacy and public administration.
- Developing educational courses in various branches of knowledge.
- Enabling students and teachers to participate in foreign forums, international seminars and conferences.
- Publishing educational and methodological literature.
In 2014, MGIMO University celebrated its 70th anniversary. The Foundation provided assistance so MGIMO’s program of commemorative events could be arranged. As a part of the Foundation’s support, the 2nd World Forum of MGIMO University graduates was held. During that year, 15 themed meetings of MGIMO University graduates took place, 4 different exhibitions were organized, including an exhibition of rare books from the archive of the Lazarev Institute of Oriental Languages. In addition the publishing project MGIMO-70 was organised in honour of the anniversary. The publishing program continued into 2015.