On June, 9 2019 opening ceremony of Summer School hosted by the Institute of Philology for Beijing Normal University (BNU) took place in the conference hall of MPGU Academic council. E. Ashirov made an excursion about University life and history for the School attendees. Chinese students also visited Potyomkin art gallery in MPGU where they saw originals by Repin, Serov, Polenov, Klodt, Bilibin, Pasternak, Korovin and others.
MPGU offers not only a variety of classes but also different cultural activities that help students learn more about Russia and its traditions. Summer School attendees have already visited Tretyakov art gallery – one of the most significant and oldest art galleries in Russia, Soviet VDNkH and saw the legendary fountain “Friendship of People”, and one of the most popular sites in Russia – Red Square.