You are on page 1of 2

http://encyclopedia2.thefreedictionary.

com/Communist+Universities

Communist Universities
Ads by GoogleEuropean University Int. Business School Munich BBA & MBA, Courses in English
munich.euruni.edu/

0.06 sec.

University Online nline !egree "rogr#ms $or #dults !ist#nce %e#rning #t your o&n "#ce.
&&&.#iu.edu/

Free Downloadable Videos !o&nlo#d 'he Most (ie&ed End 'ime Bible )ro"hecy (ideos
&&&.+orlds%#stCh#nce.com/(ideos

nline 'od#y*

Warning! 'he $ollo&ing #rticle is $rom 'he Gre#t So,iet Encyclo"edi# -./0/1. It might be outd#ted or ideologic#lly bi#sed.

Communist Universities
in the 2SS3, "#rty higher educ#tion#l institutions th#t tr#ined "#rty, So,iet, #nd tr#de union &or4ers $rom ././ to ./56. Communist uni,ersities &ere est#blished in the l#rgest cities o$ the country on the b#sis o$ short7term "#rty courses. 'he $irst &#s the l#. M. S,erlo, Communist 2ni,ersity -././18 its &or4 ser,ed #s # model $or other Communist uni,ersities. 'he system o$ communist uni,ersities e9"#nded #s # result o$ the resolutions o$ the Eighth #nd subse:uent )#rty Congresses. Communist uni,ersities &ere guided directly by the Centr#l Committee o$ the "#rty. In ./;. the <. M#rchle&s4i Communist 2ni,ersity $or =#tion#l Minorities o$ the +est ->2=M?1 #nd the Communist 2ni,ersity $or +or4ers o$ the E#st ->2'(1 &ere est#blished in Mosco&. )#rty &or4ers &ith #t le#st three ye#rs o$ "#rty membershi" &ere #dmitted to the communist uni,ersities, &hich h#d # three7ye#r #nd l#ter # $our7ye#r "rogr#m o$ study. 'o m#int#in the theroretic#l s4ills o$ le#ding loc#l c#dres, one7ye#r "rogr#ms &ere #lso instituted #t these uni,ersities. In ./;5 the Centr#l Committee o$ the 3C) -B1 con$irmed the Model 3egul#tions o$ Communist @igher Educ#tion#l Institutions. Most communist uni,ersities h#d di,isions o$ "#rty &or4 #nd "olitic#l educ#tion, the tr#de union mo,ement, economics, #nd #dministr#tion #nd l#&. S"eci#l di,isions &ere cre#ted in #ccord#nce &ith the n#tion#l m#4eu" #nd educ#tion#l le,el o$ the students #nd the re:uirements o$ the time. 'he "rogr#m o$ the communist uni,ersities included socio"olitic#l lecture series -history, "hiloso"hy, #nd "olitic#l economy1, series on the n#tur#l sciences -m#them#tics, "hysics, chemistry, geogr#"hy, #nd biology1, #nd the study o$ 3ussi#n #nd $oreign l#ngu#ges. In #ddition to the #dministr#tion, there &#s #n in$luenti#l bo#rd o$ directors, &hich included #dministr#tors, $#culty, #nd students. 'he l#rgest communist uni,ersities &ere the l#. M. S,erdlo, 2ni,ersity, >2=M?, >2'(, the %enin 'ur4est#n +or4er #nd )e#s#nt 2ni,ersity -Mosco&1, the Artem 2ni,ersity ->h#r4o,1, %eningr#d 2ni,ersity, #nd the uni,ersities o$ Byelorussi# -Mins41, 'r#nsc#uc#si# -'bilisi1, the =orthern C#uc#sus -3osto,7on7!on1, #nd S#r#to,. 'here &ere #lso communist uni,ersities in the c#"it#ls o$ other 2nion re"ublics #nd in cert#in #dministr#ti,e centers o$ the country. In ./;0 #n #ll72nion communist corres"ondence uni,ersity &#s $ounded in Mosco&8 other communist uni,ersities org#niAed corres"ondence di,isions. 'here &#s #lso # "rogr#m o$ "ostgr#du#te study #t communist uni,ersities. By ./5. there &ere B6 centr#l re"ublic #nd 4r#i -obl#st1 communist uni,ersities. In #ddition to the uni,ersities, there &ere s"eci#liAed "#rty educ#tion#l institutions #nd schol#rly rese#rch institutions, including the Communist Ac#demy, the Institute o$ 3ed )ro$essori#t, the =. >. >ru"s4#i# Ac#demy o$ Communist 2"bringing, the %eningr#d Institute o$ )olitic#l Educ#tion, #nd communist institutes o$ Courn#lism. 'he M#r9ism courses o$ the Communist Ac#demy, courses $or district "#rty &or4ers under the #us"ices o$ the Centr#l Committee o$ the 3C) -B1, intern#tion#l %eninist courses, #nd Sun D#t7sen 2ni,ersity o$ the +or4ers o$ Chin# #lso h#d the st#tus o$ communist uni,ersities. 'he communist uni,ersities "l#yed # l#rge role in the tr#ining o$ le#ding "#rty, st#te, #nd tr#de union c#dres. By the Se"t. ;., ./5;, resolution o$ the Centr#l Committee o$ the 3C) -B1, the m#Cority o$ the

communist uni,ersities &ere reorg#niAed into communist higher #gricultur#l schools. In ./56 the communist uni,ersities &ere re"l#ced by the @igher School o$ )ro"#g#ndists under the Centr#l Committee o$ the 3C)-B1 #nd schools o$ "ro"#g#ndists in re"ublic, 4r#i, #nd obl#st centers. In ./5/ the @igher )#rty School under the Centr#l Committee o$ the C)S2 &#s est#blished8 in ./B6 the Ac#demy o$ Soci#l Sciences &#s $ounded under the Curisdiction o$ the Centr#l Committee. G. (. A='
= (

#nd I. (. ?AG

S>I=A

'he Gre#t So,iet Encyclo"edi#, 5rd Edition -./007./0/1. E ;0.0 'he G#le Grou", Inc. All rights reser,ed.