Perm is a multinational city attracting many your people from different countries. Recently the number of foreign students living in Perm has increased by 5 times, and now Perm universities welcome almost 2 000 foreign students.
For the whole day PNRPU Student Center was an international platform for an intercultural integration. Students from more than ten countries of the world gathered together to celebrate the favorite Russian holiday, which is New Year! Festival Elka-Fest got together talented students from four Perm universities, Perm National Research Polytechnic University, Perm National Research University, Perm State Medical University n.a. Academician E.A. Wagner and Institute of Culture.
Students became familiar with Russian traditions of celebrating New Year and showed their talents, they sang national Arabian songs, presented Indian dances, Chinese freestyle and African ceremonies.