Minister Sissa-Magale: learning Russian will help in science and education
Learning Russian will help in education and research. The Minister of Higher Education of the CAR Jean-Laurent Cissa-Magalet spoke about the benefits of teaching the Russian language at the university. His words are reported by the RIA Novosti agency.
According to the minister, the Russian language has already been taught in the CAR earlier. “We're making it relevant again. Now there is a language department at the university level. It would be very good if there were enough teachers at this faculty who are able to offer a program so that the study of the Russian language continues and develops, “the official added.
Earlier, the President of the CAR Faustin-Archange Touadera said that will become a compulsory subject for study in the universities of the republic. According to the publication, the innovation will affect African students of both bachelor's and master's degrees. Earlier, during the reign of former President Jean Bedel Bokassa, Russian was already studied at the country's universities.