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According to topschoolsintheusa.com, Mongolia is a landlocked country located in Central Asia, bordered by Russia to the north and China to the south, east and west. It covers an area of 1,564,116 sq km (603,909 sq mi) making it the 19th largest country in the world. The terrain of Mongolia is mostly composed of steppes and desert plains with mountains in its western region. The climate is continental with long cold winters and short hot summers. The educational system in Mongolia consists of both public and private schools as well as international schools for expatriates living in Mongolia. Primary education (ages 6-11) is free for all children in public schools but there are also private institutions available for those who can afford it. Secondary education consists of three years of schooling from ages 11-14 followed by two years of general studies or specialized studies at lycees or professional institutes from ages 14-16. Higher education institutions include several universities such as the National University of Mongolia, Mongolian University of Science and Technology (MUST), Mongolian National University (MNU), as well as many other private colleges and universities offering degree programs in various fields such as business management, engineering, hospitality management and more. Additionally, students may pursue vocational training programs at public or private technical centers such as Ulaanbaatar Technical College or Mongolian Vocational Training Institute (MVTI). There are also international schools that offer a variety of curriculum options for expatriates living in Mongolia. See top-engineering-schools for Mongolia Population and Geography.

Mongolia Modern History

Mongolia is a country located in Eastern Asia. With the capital city of Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia has a population of 3,278,301 based on a recent census from COUNTRYAAH. President Chorloogijn Tjojbalsan – “Mongolia’s Stalin” – was the leader of the Communist country from 1939 to 1952, when he died. The political thaw in the Soviet Union… Read More »

What to See in Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia)

According to ITYPEMBA, Ulaanbaatar is the capital of Mongolia and the largest city in the country. It is located in the northeast of the central part of Mongolia in the valley of the Tola River at an altitude of 1300-1350 m. The city was founded at the beginning of the 17th century and almost immediately… Read More »

Mongolia Healthcare and Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required malaria no – Eat Drink 2 – yellow fever no Typhoid & Polio Yes – cholera 1 Overview The medical care in the country cannot be compared to Europe and is often problematic in terms of technology, equipment and/or hygiene. In the countryside and in many large cities,… Read More »

About Mongolia

Famous for its history as a freedom-loving country of conquerors and nomads, Mongolia primarily attracts with its incredible expanses, exotic culture and beautiful nature. Despite a century of technological progress, for many locals a horse is a common means of transportation, a yurt is their home, and mare’s milk is a favorite morning drink. Mongolia… Read More »

Mongolia Economy

ECONOMY: AGRICULTURE AND LIVESTOCK Although industry has been entrusted with the role of leading sector of the economy, primary activities (agriculture and above all livestock breeding) still form the basis of the country’s productive life, occupying more than a third of the active population and participating in a relevant to the formation of GDP, even… Read More »