On November 25, 2017 the delegation of the Embassy of India to the Russian Federation, represented by the Education Minister Mr. Alok Raj and the Attache of the Education Department Mr. Suman Krishan Kaul, visited the Kursk state medical university.
As part of the visit the guests from the Embassy of India met with the Rector of KSMU, honored physician of the Russian Federation, Deputy of the Kursk Regional Duma, Doctor of Medicine, professor V.A. Lazarenko. The Honorary Consul of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka in Kursk, the rectorate advisor Chahine Mohamad Tufik and the head of the Administration for International Relations Yu.Sh. Iobidze also took part in the meeting. In the course of the meeting there were discussed the issues of developing bilateral relations and cooperation in education between the Kursk state medical university and the Embassy of India to the Russian Federation, the issues of the students’ academic performance, compliance with the university local acts, improvement of the social and living conditions of the students.
Later on the same day the delegation of the Embassy of India took part – as guests of honour – in the concert of Indian culture, which took place at the pharma corpus of KSMU.
The concert featured vocal and dance performances displaying the cultural diversity of India and showing the talents of the students. Among the performers there were international faculty students representing not only India, but also Nigeria, Sri Lanka, and Malaysia, which speaks for the strengthening of the cultural ties between the countries.