INTERNATIONAL STUDENT MOBILITY
Photos: Educational Euro Tour to the Baltic countries and Scandinavia; Team of the International university "MITSO" at P.Jessup international law competition (USA); Delegation of the Inernational university "MITSO" in the China University of Labor Relations
About 50 foreign university partners all over the world: Russia, Ukraine, Latvia, Moldova, Poland, China, Vietnam, Mongolia, Hungary, Italy, the UK and others.
INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS AT OUR UNIVERSITY
Students from 12 countries such as Azerbaijan, Armenia, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Georgia, Uzbekistan, Russia, Vietnam, Tajikistan and Ukraine are trained at International University «MITSO».
Due to active participation of the University in International educational, cultural and academic programs such as ERASMUS+, DAAD, CEI and others, and also to extensive partner relations, over the past few years students and professors of our university have participated in various international events and had internships in more than 25 countries: Armenia, Austria, Germany, Belgium, Ireland, Spain, China, Cuba, Latvia, Lithuania, Netherlands, Poland, Russia, USA, Ukraine and Switzerland.
Students of the University have internships in leading international organizations in the country and abroad: in the International Society for Military Law and the Law of War (Brussels, Belgium), Executive Committee of the Commonwealth of Independent States, Embassy of the Republic of India in the Republic of Belarus and others.
PARTICIPATION OF STUDENTS IN INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCES
In the 2015-2016 academic year the students of the University took an active part in international conferences in our country and abroad: International contest in mediation and negotiations (Austria); Minsk International Model UN (Belarus); The III international conference for students “Social harmony and purposes of modern youth” (China) and many others.
STUDENTS’ AWARDS IN INTERNATIONAL CONTESTS
Our students are participants and winners of prestigious competitions in International Law. We demonstrated great results in the Jessup Competition (USA) – 5th place in the nomination "Best Combined Memorials" 2015, Telders Competition (Netherlands), Pictet Competition (Switzerland), F. Martens Competition on International Humanitarian Law (Russian Federation), Willem C. Vis Competition in international commercial arbitration (Vienna, Austria), International Competition for the World Trade Organization (Lithuania), Eurasian Competition in international commercial mediation (RF), Nelson Mandela Competition (Switzerland), International Competition for the Law of the European Union (Slovakia), Competition for International Commercial Mediation (France) and others. In 2015-2016 our students participated in 12 international competitions and Moot courts outside Belarus.
Photos: Students of "MITSO" winners in the Martens International Humanitarian Law Competition (Russia); Speaker - student of "MITSO" Kseniya Viaselskaya speaks at the National round of P.Jessup inernational law competition (Belarus); Students "MITSO" took 2nd place at Riga Moot Court Competition (Latvia)
Within the framework of the joint project of the University with the Center of International Relations of the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Belarus, the students of the University annually visit different European countries – Germany, Sweden, Estonia, Italy, France, Netherlands, Belgium and many others with educational purposes.
LECTURES BY FOREIGN EXPERTS
Every year lectures by foreign experts are held in English and Russian. In 2015 there were 17 public lectures and 4 complete courses of lectures held by experts from Poland, Israel, the UK, Germany, Lithuania, the Netherlands, France, India, Greece and Spain. Every year there is a course of public lectures by leading world experts in international law: International Law Days at the International University «MITSO».
Photos: Lionel Blackman (LLM in International Law and Human Rights, the United Kingdom), Torsten Stein (Professor of International and European Law, Germany), Michael J. Strauss (PhD in International Relations and Diplomacy, France, the United Kingdom)
INTERNATIONAL ACTIVITY OF THE UNIVERSITY
International Law Competition "Youth for Peace" is an annual contest for students from different countries. The participants are expected to demonstrate excellent knowledge of international humanitarian law, international public law and human rights law, as well as ability to adapt to the changing environment. The Competition provides students with an opportunity to enrich and extend their knowledge in the sphere of international humanitarian law through participation in the simulated armed conflict. In previous eleven years the Competition has seen student teams from more than 35 countries around the world.