On 6th February,2010 ” People’s Friendship University of Russia ‘’(PFUR) is going to celebrate its Golden Jubilee Concert. The ceremony will take place at the Grand Kremlin Palace of Moscow. It’s noted that, this is the second time the University has get a chance to perform at Kremlin Palace. It’s a huge honour for PFUR. It’s hoped that around 6000 audience will be there, including the Deputy Prime minister,Education Minister of Russia ,2 prime ministers , 2 presidents from other different country’s & the Ambassador’s of 140 Diplomatic Missions working in Moscow .
Off Course its a historical event for all who are now current student of PFUR
People’s Friendship University of Russia turns 50 on 5th February,2010 .
The university was established in 1960 as an educational and research institution located in the south of Moscow and is also one of Russia’s most prestigious universities, consistently ranked by the Ministry of Education of Russia as the country’s third-best university after Moscow State University and Saint Petersburg State University.
Again Happy Birthday to PFUR!.
1>> Medvedev congratulates PFUR staff, students on 50th anniversary>>
Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has sent a congratulatory message to the teaching staff, students and postgraduates of the People’s Friendship University of Russia (PFUR) on the occasion of the 50th anniversary since the university’ s foundation.
2>>Today,on 6th February, a colourful 50 years anniversary concert was held at Grand Kremlin Palace of Moscow.About 6000 audience were present at the event.You can watch video clips here> http://www.youtube.com/user/jamilketon
On February 7, the Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa had a visit to PFUR.He meet with the Rector of the University Mr Vladimir Filippov ,Faculty members & students of the University.The ceremony was held at the main hall of the University.
Its note that the Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia (PFUR) presented an Honoris Causa Doctorate to President Mahinda Rajapaksa.University Rector Prof. Filippov presented the award to President Rajapaksa at a ceremony to mark the 50th anniversary of the University at the Kremlin Conference Hall on Saturday.The awardees so far include five Presidents and two Prime Ministers from around the world.