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Culture & Art Days at WIUT

19/11/2014

Main-Poster3+Westminster International University in Tashkent (WIUT) is ready to start the Culture and Art Days to complement the late autumn with bright, warm colors and an exciting atmosphere. Sports, concerts, intellectual games, cinema, fashion – all in one – to present unforgettable moments and emotions. Come, see, participate and enjoy!

Organized by WIUT Social Department, Students Union and the School of Volunteers, the events will be held during 21-26 November 2014 at different locations around the university campus.

Order of events:

Day 1, November 21, 14:00 – Official opening ceremony & the “Sports Day”

Final mini-football matches for the “Westminster Cup”, friendly match against the Uzbekistan mini-football champion team “Ardus”, meeting with the Head Coach of the National team, the legendary Mirjalol Kasymov, the Head Coach of the Olympic team Shukhrat Maksudov and the Deputy Head of Uzbekistan Football Federation Avaz Maksumov.

Day 2, November 22, 16:00 – Discover the world through culture

The second day will be remembered with a grand “Cultural Centers Concert” to be presented by the cultural centers of Uzbekistan, Russia, South Korea, India, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan and other countries., who promise to give an unforgettable atmosphere of joy and fun with their colorful outfits, folk dances and melodies.

Day 3, November 24, 16:00 – Intellectual game “What? Where? When?”

During the traditional WIUT event, the intellectual gamers of “What? Where? When?” will compete for the “Westminster Cup”. The teams will be represented by students of different universities and institutions of our country, such as RSU Gubkina, MSU, UWED, Turin Polytechnic university, Singapore institute of Management & Development, Inha university , Architectural and Transport institutes, Academic lyceum under WIUT and Inter-house.

Day 4, November 25, 16:00 – the “Day of National Cinema”

Meeting with the filmmakers Karimov Sarvar and Ayub Shahobiddinov and demonstration of their film “Parizod” – the Grand Prix winner in an international film festival in Russia – as well as a quiz on knowledge of Uzbek cinema and video competition of film productions by WIUT students.

Day 5, November 26, 16:00 – Fashion Day (Students version)

In the fashion show WIUT students will demonstrate clothes collection of fashion designer students of the National Institute of Arts and Design named after Kamoliddin Bekhzod, accompanied by the musical numbers from the famous artist Jasur Mirsagatov.


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Welcome to “Welcome Hours” on 26 November, 2014

19/11/2014

WELCOME+Westminster International University in Tashkent (WIUT) is pleased to invite you to an open-day event “Welcome Hours” on 26th of November, 2014, at 15:00.

“Welcome Hours” is organized by the staff and students of WIUT designed for all interested audiences ranging from future applicants, prospective students, parents, enquirers and general public. The event will provide the chance:

  • to explore the university campus through a guided tour
  • to communicate with students and staff members of WIUT
  • to attend a university presentation and get answers to all your questions

Please come to the New Entrance of the university located opposite Oriental Studies Institute (быв. бассейн им. Митрофанова).

In order to visit “Welcome Hours” please register using the following form:


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IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT for Master’s Applicants and “Master’s Day” Visitors!

18/11/2014

TO THE ATTENTION OF MASTER’S APPLICANTS!
Application deadline for those who wish to apply for the current winter semester is changed from 25th of November to 19th of December 2014. More information at: http://www.wiut.uz/master and http://www.wiut.uz/llm/.

TO THE ATTENTION OF “MASTER’S DAY” VISITORS!
“Master’s Day” date is changed from 20th of November and instead will be held on 5th of December 2014 at 18:30. During the event you will have the opportunity to:

  • Learn more about the master’s level programmes of the University of Westminster (London) delivered at WIUT: MA International Business & Management (MAIBM) and LLM International Commercial Law
  • Meet the current students of the programmes and the academic staff members
  • Find detailed information regarding application, admissions and the programmes’ content
  • Explore the university campus through the guided tour

Visit the “Master’s Day” by registering in the below Application form. Please register before  2 December 2014, 24:00. Selected candidates will receive a confirmation e-mail.

For more information please contact us.


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A phenomenal success of WIUT badminton club

17/11/2014

chosen++WIUT badminton club players demonstrated a masterpiece performance resulting in a phenomenal success during the final games of the Open Badminton tournament dedicated to the 22nd anniversary of the Constitution Day of the Republic of Uzbekistan.

The tournament was held between 15th and 16th November in the Sports Complex of Westminster International University in Tashkent, where participants competed in teams of doubles – male, female and mixed pairs. Participants included WIUT badminton club, Ministry of Defense of the Republic of Uzbekistan, sports club “Chorsu” and the embassies of the United Kingdom, the People’s Republic of China, India, Indonesia and South Korea, as well as other sports fans.

In an intriguing struggle between the rivals for the championship of the tournament, WIUT badminton club players took record breaking 5 winning places, including the first place in all three categories, illustrating the high attention to badminton in the university. Other winning places went to the teams of the “Chorsu” sports club and the badminton club of the 110th school. The winners were awarded with diplomas and medals from WIUT and the Badminton Federation, including special prizes.

Winners full list:

Women pairs

  • Ulanovich Elizaveta, Katerinich Yana – WIUT badminton club
  • Shupak Alla, Sabitova Kamilla – “Chorsu” sports club
  • Demenskaya Ferdaus, Petlyakova Yuliya – “Chorsu” sports club

Men pairs

  • Shpirko Vladimir, Sufyan A – WIUT badminton club
  • Burlakov Vladimir, Kuzaev Dmitriy – badminton club 110
  • Nasritdinov Bekzod, Holmirzaev Alisher – WIUT badminton club

Mixed pairs

  • Katerinich Yana, Hisamutdinov Askhad – WIUT badminton club
  • Petlyakova Yuliya, Kuzaev Dmitriy – badminton club 110
  • Sabitova Kamilla, Hodjaev Ulugbek – WIUT badminton club

Related news: Open Badminton Tournament dedicated to the Constitution Day
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“Green Economics and the UK” – UK Ambassador’s visit to WIUT

13/11/2014

On 12th of November current UK Ambassador to Uzbekistan Christopher George Edgar OBE visited Westminster International University in Tashkent with his presentation on one of the modern days most topical themes – Green Economics.

Particularly, Ambassador talked about the UK’s Green Economics – its origins, establishment and positive outcomes. According to the presentation, during 2011-2012 the country produced low-carbon and environmental goods and services worth to 128 billion pounds, with around 938 000 people employed. The British green economy resulted in air and water quality and the growing role of renewable energy. Ambassador stressed that the government should play the key role in environmental issues by encouraging resource efficiency and environmental management, investing in innovation, making information available and work internationally.

Speaking about the green economics internationally, George Edgar also provided examples from the recent International Conference on Aral Sea catastrophe held in Urgench, remembering Uzbekistan President Islam Karimov saying “that this environmental disaster affects not only Central Asia, but the whole world”.

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