Sukhoi State Technical University of Gomel

Round table “Compliance with the rules of living in a hostel”

       In pursuit of quality education at Sukhoi State Technical University of Gomel often receives students not only from all over Belarus, but also from different countries of the world. After admission, many of them move into a dormitory for the duration of their studies, where students not only have to share living space and square meters, but also accept each other’s personalities and interests. To help guests improve their everyday life, avoid serious conflicts and maintain order, hostels have their own laws and rules. February 6 in the hostel No. 2 of the Sukhoi State Technical University of Gomel, a round table was organized for foreign students to discuss the problems that students encountered during their stay, and issues the solution of which will minimize the occurrence of conflict situations or misunderstandings in the future. Particular attention at the meeting was paid to access control and the issue of visiting guests by persons not living in the hostel. The guys were once again reminded that thanks to strict adherence to the regime, all students living in the dormitory can count on peace and security.



      They also discussed issues of compliance with fire safety rules, safety precautions when using electrical appliances, careful treatment of hostel property, engineering and technical equipment, economical use of water and electrical energy, keeping residential and adjacent premises clean, timely payment for housing and communal services and use of residential premises. The conversation was fruitful; all the nuances were explained to foreign students and answers to numerous questions were given. For better understanding, a translation into French was provided for female students from the Democratic Republic of the Congo.


      At the end of the meeting, the round table participants came to the conclusion that comfortable living conditions need to be created together, because compliance with hostel rules is not only a necessity, but also an important stage in the life of every student. This is a unique opportunity to develop skills of self-discipline, responsibility and respect for other people. Following the rules of the hostel will help students indulge in academic activities, build relationships and create a comfortable atmosphere for all its residents.