On the territory of “Kiev Polytechnic Institute named after Igor Sikorsky” (CRPD) opened a monument to the Chinese philosopher and teacher Confucius. The monument was a gift of the Embassy of China in Ukraine in honor of the close cooperation of China, this higher education institution.
“Confucius teacher 10 thousand generations, as it is determined by the Chinese people. The monument was erected at the Knowledge square, where there is a common body of disciplines. There are departments of philosophy and sociology. That is the place that symbolically designed in order to teach them”, – said at the opening of the rector of KPI Michael Zgurovsky.
The authors of the bronze monument was made by sculptor Nikolai snob and Veronica Dirov. The statue appeared near the seventh case of KPI. The opening was attended by the Ambassador of China in Ukraine Du Wei.
In the history of the CRPD at this University have studied more than a thousand Chinese students. In addition, CPD is collaborating with 21 University of China.
We will remind, in August on Trukhanov island in Kiev opened the monument to the hero Ilya Muromets.
As previously reported, in July in Kharkov, a monument to the actress Lyudmila Gurchenko.