Gambia Students Union in Russia reformed

Thursday, February 07, 2019

Information reaching, The Point has revealed that the Union of Gambian Students in Russia (UGSR) have made a reformation of its structure informing the government of The Gambia, the Russian Federation Student Union and prospective partners about the reformation.

The union consists of all Gambian students studying in different Russian universities and is the only recognised body that acts for or on behalf of any Gambian student who is or will be studying in the Russian Federation.

The students union was created to promote the well-being of Gambian students and better friendship, interaction, and understanding between the students and other groups in Russia, support extracurricular activities, build a partnership with both Gambian and Russian authorities.

The Union helps prospective students to get admission into any Russian University provided that they got the admission requirements. It is also part of their vision to bring all Gambian students under one umbrella and help find a solution to problems they encounter in their academic quest by serving as an intermediary, providing advice and guidance where feasible. 

Author: Pa Modou Cham