ISU held an orientation day for high school students on January 22. Traditionally the official ceremony opened with the “Gaudeamus” anthem performed by the ISU Youth Choir. Then the ISU Rector Alexander Arguchintsev made a welcome speech:
- Irkutsk State University is the leader among regional Universities: we offer a wide range of academic programs in humanities, life and social sciences, management, mathematics and computer science, linguistics and pedagogy. Therefore, you can find the program you like most of all. The years to spend at the University are supposed to be a bright and very significant time in our life that can really influence your further career and prospects.
After the official ceremony the high school-leavers and their parents could talk with ISU lecturers and students, learn more about faculties and institutes, examinations, and academic programs.