13.04.2016On April 7th, 2016 the Rector of PSLU Professor A.P. Gurbunov and director of the Institute of State and Confessional Relations, Associate Professor I.D. Ibragimov took part in the work group session for the organization and control of plan of events to provide training of specialists with profound knowledge of Islamic history and culture in 2014-2016, approved by the order of the Government of the Russian Federation from May 14, 2014. The meeting with participation of secular and religious educational organizations, which implemented the program, took place in the collegium hall of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation chaired by the Minister D.V. Livanov.
The session discussed the results of the implementation of the events plan in 2015 and problems of development of the events plan for support of Islamic education in 2017-2020.
A.P. Gorbunov reported about the achieved results of PSLU activity within the frameworks of the events plan implementation for the training of experts with profound knowledge of history and culture of Islam in 2015. The PSLU activity in this direction represented in A.P. Gorbunov’s report was approved by the Government of the Russian Federation and the Ministry of Education of Science of Russia.
In final speech, the minister of Education of Science of the Russian Federation D.V. Livanov noted the importance of this work direction and underlined the necessity for the Program continuation in 2017-2020.