International practice in the Republic of Uzbekistan of students of the 3rd course of the Educational program "Tourism"

For millennia, the Kazakh and Uzbek peoples have been united by reliable friendship and mutual support, common cultural heritage and strong good-neighborly relations based on the proximity of spiritual values, language, religion, history, customs, and traditions. In 2019, in the framework of the meeting of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Kasym-Zhomart Tokayev and the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev, aimed at developing friendship and cooperation between the two states, the current year in The Republic of Uzbekistan are declared the “Year of Kazakhstan”.

To support the initiatives of our Heads of State on January 16, 2019, between the Eurasian State University. L.N. Gumilyov and the Tashkent State University of Economics signed a Memorandum of Understanding and a Cooperation Agreement. Based on the basic provisions of cooperation, an international practice of students of the specialty "Tourism" in the territory of the Republic of Uzbekistan is organized.

Head of the Department of "Tourism" A.A. Duissembayev prepared a work plan for the international practice schedule from 13 to 21 June 2019, agreed with the dean of the faculty "Corporate Governance" of Tashkent State University Tashhodzhaev M.M. and approved by the Dean of the Faculty of Economics of L.N. Gumilyov ENU Makysh S.B.

On June 13, 2013, 41 students and 2 heads of practice left for practice in the Republic of Uzbekistan.

On June 14, 2019, in the bus station “Toshkent”, Tashkent, students, and managers were met by d.e.s, professor of the department “Corporate governance” R. Karlibayeva; Ph.D., Associate Professor Masharipova Sh. A .; Head of the Department "Corporate Governance", Ph.D. Umarhodzhaeva M.G .; senior teacher Ismailov A.; senior teacher Khuzhamuradov A. and students (Rasulova N., Abduvaliev A., Kadirov D., Tokhirov F., Tozhihodjaev A., Yusupzhonov A., Askarhudzhaev S., Madismailov Kh., Nomirzhonov Kh., Khamidova N.).

During the practice, the students visited the cities of Tashkent and Samarkand and their accessibility such as the Registan, Al Bukhari Mausoleum, the Islam Karimov Mausoleum, and Tole Bi. It helped to deeply understand the tourism potential of Uzbekistan and the ways to improve them.

      Also, a course of lectures on the development of tourism in Uzbekistan was organized for students with a visit to educational audiences and laboratory workers. After lunch, the same day, an excursion around the hotel “International” and the restaurant “Yalbiz” was held, where students could get acquainted with the practical part of the service themselves.

At the meeting with the rector of the university, Hodiev Bakhodir Yunusovich, he highly appreciated the process of international practice and wished to further develop and work to improve bilaterally cooperation. It is worth noting the high hospitality of the Uzbekistan side, accompanied by students in all events and the professional organization of this practice.

The last day was organized a farewell dinner for students and teachers of ENU with the participation of opera artists. As the university's rector Hodiev Bakhodir Yunusovich noted, the two-way relationship between universities is promising.

         Collective of the department "Tourism" expresses gratitude to the leadership of the Tashkent State Economic University for the excellent organization of the meeting and support in carrying out the international practice.