Language University delegation attended the World Chinese Language Conference

18 december, 2023

  Delegation of Azerbaijan University of Languages (AUL), headed by Vice Rector of AUL Vugar Mehrabov , took part in Beijing World Conference of Chinese Language, organized by the Ministry of Education of China, Center of International Language Exchanges and Cooperation, The Chinese Foundation for Support of Chinese Language Learning Abroad and the World Association for Chinese Language Teaching, which brought together participants from more than 100 countries around the world. Study of best practices in the teaching of the Chinese language, development of joint innovative programs and identification of directions of scientific and educational work. AUL representatives took part in the parallel forums of the Global China Alliance held within the framework of the conference, where the issues of language education, language policy of different countries and their needs for learning Chinese language were discussed, as well as the Academic Annual Forum of the World Chinese Language Teaching Association. During the discussions, questions were raised related to the creation and development of Chinese specialties and a special program «Chinese language + vocational education» in the universities of the countries «Belt and ways»,  Intercivilizational cultural exchange, with the expansion of the network «intelligent education», development of academic and subject system of international Chinese education.

Director of the Confucius Institute Rafig Abbasov and Li Jihua also took part in the specialized Forum «Confucius Institute - the leading international brand of Chinese education», which discussed the coordinated and digital development of Confucius Institutes, applying innovative models of learning and intellectual transformation of Chinese language education. The meeting of the International Chinese Language Testing Center, which discussed issues related to the launch of a new version of the Chinese examination network, the creation of model test sites, As noted by R.Abbasov, today Confucius institutes not only serve as educational and cultural-educational centers, but also as research centers for the study of political and social-educational institutions.economic development of modern China. At the same time, the network of specialized institutes of Confucius in the field of economics, traditional Chinese medicine is expanding.