Items filtered by date: December 2020

Friday, 25 December 2020 11:15

“Maximum Memory Use” trainings

The Silk Road International University of Tourism hosted a 3-day Free Training on “Maximum Memory Use” from December 22 to December 24, 2020. The purpose of this training is to teach students to remember large amounts of information easily by developing their memory. Participants learnt the basic techniques of memorization, concentration, time management, and the secrets of oratory for 3 days.

It is gratifying that in addition to the students of our University, other students of Samarkand universities also took part in the training.

At the end of the training, participants were awarded Certificates by the International University of Tourism "Silk Road" and the “Javohir Abdufattokhov Trainings” team.

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On December 24, 2020, the “Silk Road” International University of Tourism hosted a training seminar for teachers and university staff on the topic “Respect for the state language and paperwork in the latin script is our sacred duty”.

The training seminar was conducted by professor M.B. Abdiev, head of the Samarkand branch of the Center for training in the state language of the Tashkent State University of Uzbek Language and Literature named after Alisher Navoi.

The teachers and staff of the university learned significant experience from the seminar.

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Thursday, 24 December 2020 09:41

#Uzbekistan contest

Dear friends, the «Silk Road» International University of Tourism announces the “#Uzbekistan” photo contest. Not only professionals, but also enthusiasts can submit their works at the competition.

The photo must be original, not violating copyright. Photo editing, digital adjustments are allowed, including slight enhancements to color contrast, exposure, HDR data, noise reduction, fine cleaning and sharpening. At the same time, the content of the image should not be distorted and contradict the reality of this object.

Each applicant can participate in the contest with a minimum of 10 photos, which must be collected in an archive (RAR or Zip), and the archive itself is named with the name and surname of the contestant. Each participant must send the archive via telegram bot (@press_siut_bot) no later than March 18, 2021, indicating the phone number, place of work (study), subject(s) of the photos sent, information about the photos (date of the photo and the name of the place).

A competition for each announced nomination will be held if more than 100 photos on the topics put forward are typed.
Works that have passed the selection according to the above criteria will be reviewed and evaluated by a jury.

The winners will be awarded with certificates of participation in the competition and cash prizes:
Grand Prix – 2 million soums;
1st place - 1.5 million soums;
2nd place - 1.2 million soums;
3rd place – 1 million soums.

Deadline for submitting photographs to participate in the competition: March 18, 2021.

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Wednesday, 23 December 2020 12:13

Eternal memory to the heroes

Since November 2020, open lessons under the motto “We are children of the great Motherland” are being held at the Museum of Remembrance of Victims of Repression with the participation of students of the “Silk Road” International University of Tourism.

It is worth noting that the Museum was established in 2018 at the Samarkand State University, where the General public is presented with historical documents, detailed and objective information about the life and educational activities of progressive people of Samarkand, such as M. Behbudi, A. Shakuri, S. Aini, S. Alizade and many others who actively fought for independence, the bright future of our people.

Also, the Museum staff will study and collect materials in this direction, conduct exposition and exhibition, spiritual and educational, publishing and other works.

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Dear Students,
We kindly invite you to take part our first Pecha Kucha Contest on Presentations and Public Speaking. The event will be held on Thursday, February 4, 2021 at the Silk Road International University of Tourism.

Prove yourself as a master of public speaking!
There are valuable prizes for the winners!

The competition name is “Pecha Kucha”. The tradition of such competitions was started in Japan many years ago and spread out to hundreds of cities worldwide. Pechakucha means “chit-chat” in Japanese, so that means “talk”.

If you need some inspiration you may visit the website with tones of examples of previous presentations from such events held all over the World

To register as a participant of the contest please send your name and phone until 15.01.2021 to: Telegram +998996695806. We are also waiting for volunteers willing to help in organization of the event.

On behalf of the Students’ Organising Committee: Rahmonov Abdulaziz +998 90 6031005
Academic supervisor: Dr. Slawomir Wroblewski, Dean of The Tourism Management Department

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Monday, 21 December 2020 12:17

The Silk Road University is one step ahead!

Not much time has passed since the establishment of the “Silk Road” International University of Tourism. However, over the past three years, the university has made significant innovations and made great strides in the education system.

In order to accelerate the process of internationalization and increase attention to students, starting from January 2021, for the first time among the universities of Uzbekistan at the “Silk Road” International University of Tourism, extensive opportunities will be created for students to work within the university (“part-time on-campus job”).

It should be recognized that students should use their years of study solely to gain knowledge. But, most of today’s students are looking for ways to earn money. Some of them do not have the opportunity to pay for their studies, while others seek to earn money on their own.

However, students’ job search opportunities are limited as most of them have no work experience. On the other hand, the time students can devote to work is also limited. Based on the Labor Code of our republic, students have the opportunity to work no more than 20 hours a week, in their free time from studies. But in an era of rapid development of technology and technological progress, even such a limited amount of time is enough for students to express themselves fully.

In the context of the coronavirus pandemic, the purpose of conducting such an experience, which is being successfully promoted in universities in developed countries, is one: taking care of students and providing all the conditions for them to get the necessary experience during their student days.

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“Ипак йўли” туризм халқаро университети ташкил топганига ҳали кўп вақт бўлгани йўқ. Лекин ўтган уч йил давомида туризм университети таълим тизимида бир қанча янгиликлар яратилди.

Республика ОТМлари орасида илк бор “Ипак йўли” туризм халқаро университетида халқаро ҳамкорлик жараёнини тезлаштириш ҳамда талабаларга эътиборни янада кучайтириш мақсадида 2021 йил январь ойидан бошлаб “part-time on-campus job”, яъни кампусда талабаларга хизмат кўрсатадиган объектларда ишлаш имкони яратилади.

Шуни тан олиш керакки, талабаларнинг қўшимча пул топиш йўлларини излаши айни ҳақиқат. Чунки баъзи талабаларнинг ота-оналарида фарзандини қўллаб-қувватлаш имконига эга эмас. Шунинг учун айрим талабалар ўзи меҳнат қилиб, пул топишга интилади.

Бироқ талабаларнинг иш топиш имкони чеклангани, иш тажрибасининг йўқлиги уларга бу борада панд бериши турган гап. Бошқа томондан, талабаларга иш учун ажратилиши мумкин бўлган вақт ҳам чегараланган. Меҳнат кодексига асослансак, талабалар ўқув жараёнидан ташқари, ҳафтасига 20 соатдан зиёд бўлмаган вақт ичида ишлаш имконига эга. Лекин ҳозирги замонда шу чекланган вақтдан ҳам катта фойда олиш имконияти мавжуд.

“Ипак йўли” туризм халқаро университетида яқин орада жорий этиладиган “part-time on-campus job” хизмати талабаларга қуйидаги имкониятларни яратади:

1. Ойлик маош олиш имконияти;

2. Тажриба орттириш;

3. Вақтдан унумли фойдаланиш ва ҳоказо.

Пандемия шароитида ривожланган давлатлардаги университетларда жорий этилган тажрибани амалга оширишнинг мақсади битта - талабаларга ғамхўрлик қилиш ва талабалик даврида керакли муҳим тажрибани қўлга киритиш.

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Friday, 18 December 2020 12:25

Debates before the presidential elections

For the sake of transparency of the elections to the President of the Student Parliament of the University, debates were held, which allowed all students there to get to know each candidate better.

So, on December 18th at the “Silk Road” International University of Tourism held a face-to-face round of debates among candidates for the President of the Student Parliament. In total, the election commission of the university registered 4 candidates for the post of President. Unfortunately, due to unforeseen circumstances, the fourth candidate, Shodiyor Amirullaev, could not take part in the debate. The commission decided to withdraw his candidacy in the presidential election race of the Student Parliament.

It should be noted that these were not entirely classical debates, but rather meetings at which the candidates told about themselves, introduced their program to the public and discussed student problems. Thanks to this format, candidates feel responsible to the voters, who, in turn, learn about the candidates’ plans. The idea of holding a debate is aimed at making students firmly decide who to vote for.

The candidates are also confident that the debates, if taken seriously, can become the locomotive of their future actions in the presidential activities. Debates will help not only to master important skills – argumentation, critical thinking, rhetorical techniques, but also to set strategy priorities during the presidency of the Student Parliament.

“Today’s debates have taken the form of an intellectual game that trains analytical thinking, argumentation skills and public speaking. In the debates, the candidates were provided with all the conditions to defend their position, as well as voters – to determine their choice”, –

said Umid Tuygunov, Head of the Youth Policy Department and Chairman of the Commission for Presidential Elections of the Student Parliament.

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Thursday, 17 December 2020 06:52

Tourism leads towards dreams

An important event of the past week was the election of Saidov Abdullo, a student of the "Silk Road" International University of Tourism the Ambassador of Tourism of the Bukhara region in the framework of the "First International Youth Tourism Forum" held in Bukhara city.

We have many self-motivated, purposeful, talented students. But the most distinguished of them is Saidov Abdullo, a third-year student of the Faculty of “Tourism Management”. He received the position of the Ambassador of Tourism of the Bukhara region for his contribution to the scientific potential of the university and active participation in public life.

The achievements of our talented student deserve recognition and praise. It is worth noting his active participation in international conferences and seminars held in Tashkent, Samarkand and Bukhara, where he delivered effective and constructive reports. He also demonstrated his initiative and activity at the “Yoshlar ovozi” (“Voice of youth”) republican summit.

In 2019 year, after passing a careful selection among university students, he trained for two weeks in Indonesia, where he also participated in an international conference. More than a dozen articles by Saidov Abdullo have been published in collections of international conferences, on scientific websites and in other publications. He is also the author of a number of projects organized and implemented at the university.

The election of Abdullo Saidov as ambassador of tourism reflects his position in life, goals and dreams. After all, its main goal is to reveal and present the tourism potential of Uzbekistan to the whole world and make it one of the most popular tourist destinations.

We wish our talented student great success, achievements in further studies and life!

Dildora Turdieva,
Public relations (PR) Department

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IT Park is launching several competitions in nine areas in various directions.
The competitions will be aimed at the implementation of projects that can subsequently be introduced into the public sector and thereby help the development and digitalization of Uzbekistan.

Projects areas are:

  1. Agriculture;
  2. Banking sphere;
  3. Construction;
  4. Transport;
  5. Healthcare;
  6. Education;
  7. Energy;
  8. Land resources, geodesy, cartography, state cadaster;
  9. Geology, mineral resource.

What do we expect from the participants?
A digital solution that will help digitalize the economy: application, service, device, etc.

Stages of conducting:
Stage 1: competition and selection of the best projects;
Stage 2: acceleration of projects within the framework of interaction and close cooperation with state bodies in the fields;
Stage 3: implementation of the best projects in the sphere of economy and financing.

Registration for stage 1 is open until December 20!
Registration and detailed information is on the website:

Digital economy

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