Russian-Tajik Slavonic University (RTSU), also known as Russian-Tajik University, is a university in Tajikistan located in Dushanbe. The majority of the students come from Russian indigenous families living in Tajikistan and the others are from Tajik and Uzbek families. It is a two-nation joint university (Russian-Tajik). It was established in 1996 as one of the branches of the University of Slavic Russia in Tajikistan. The aim of the university is to prepare future educated experts on every field of science.
Besides being Russian-Tajik the university has students in many nationalities including Armenian, Georgian, Ukrainian and others from post soviet republics. The education programs and the courses are the exact as taught in Russia. All the education is done in Russian. There is also the facility of foreign languages, which prepares the Chinese speaking students mainly intended to work as interpreters.
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