15 February 2010, Monday, 14:24

Graduates from Bashkortostan will receive diplomas of specialists in sphere of Islam in Nizhniy Novgorod

author: Eugene Rakhimkulov

The first party of the specialists in sphere of culture and history of Islam will graduate in Nizhniy Novgorod at the Nizhniy Novgorod’s State University by N. I. Lobatchevsky and the list of the graduates includes the representatives of Bashkortostan. This specialty was introduced for training of specialists for Muslim structures. The graduates will work at the Clerical Muslim Dept of Nizhniy Novgorod and at the clerical departments of other Russian regions.

Teaching of the specialists in this sphere began in 2005, when the students fr om Bashkortostan, Ingushetia and Kabardino-Balkaria arrived in Nizhniy Novgorod. They entered the faculty of foreign relations at the Nizhniy Novgorod’s University to the specialty “Regional science”, wh ere they studied the peculiarities of the Oriental policy, the history of Islam in Russia and foreign languages – Arab and English. Today the students are preparing for the finals.

Our Republic also trains specialists with higher secular education for work at the Muslim institutions. Thus, the Bashkir State Pedagogical University opened the specialty “Jurisprudence with advanced study of Islamic history and culture”. The first production line of the students of his chair is found in practice at the Clerical Muslim Dept RB, at the Russian Islamic University, at the madrasah by Miriam Sultanova, the Religious Council under Government RB and at the scientific-research center “Development of Muslim education” at the Bashkir State Pedagogical University by M. Akmullah.