Ilham Aliyev becomes Professor Emeritus of History at Renmin university
The Renmin University of China held a ceremony of awarding the diploma 'Professor Emeritus of History' to President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev today.
The head of state first met with the university’s President Liu Wei. The sides noted that the relations between the two countries in all spheres, especially in the economic, political and cultural spheres, are developing successfully. They also stressed the importance of expanding ties between the universities and exchanges of students.
Opening the ceremony, the vice-president of the university, Yi Zhihong, said that the meeting is an important event in the history of the university.
Liu Wei spoke about the history of relations between China and Azerbaijan, noting that he feels a sense of pride for presenting the Diploma of Professor Emeritus of History to the Azerbaijani president.
After the ceremony of awarding the diploma to the President, Ilham Aliyev addressed the meeting. He said that great attention is paid to education in Azerbaijan, adding that related programs are implemented. The head of state also said that Azerbaijan is a peace supporter. He added that the country has turned into a center of multiculturalism.