The Maurice Thorez Institute of Foreign Languages / Moscow State Linguistic University
MSLU Ranks Among World’s Top Universities
Quacquarelli Symonds, an international ranking agency, has released the eighth publication of QS World University Rankings, where 4500 universities from 151 countries are ranked by category according to four criteria: academic reputation, reputation among employers, citation index and h-index.
On February 1st, Dr Alexey Tsaregorodtsev, Dean of the Faculty of IT Security and Information Management, Member of A.M.Prokhorov Academy of Engineering Sciences was appointed MSLU Vice-Rector for Education and Informatisation. Dr. Alla Platko, Head of the Department of Records Management took office as Dean.
MSLU Trains Interpreters for the United Nations
On January 28th, students who had attended the MSLU elective training course “Preparing for the UN qualification exams” were examined in simultaneous interpretation from two languages by a board made up of current UN interpreters and course instructors. The representatives of the UN pointed out that the students’ level of training and their potential showed a lot of promise.