Oriental Studies Olympics 2017 held in Kazakhstan

On March 29 -30, 2017, the Faculty of Oriental Studies of Kazakh National University organized an "Oriental Studies Olympics 2017". This competition was open to students studying the social, historical, and cultural aspects of oriental countries (eg, Turkey, India, China, Korea, Japan) at the Oriental Studies Departments of Kazakh higher educational institutions. They all gathered at Kazakh National University where they discussed historical and social issues of each country, wrote essays in different languages, and held presentations on various topics. This year, 16 students from the Japanese departments of Kazakh National University, Kazakh International Foreign Languages University and Eurasia National University participated.