160,000 first-graders go to schools in Turkmenistan

159 thousand 772 first-graders accepted schools in Turkmenistan this year, Turkmenportal reports .

In total, 1,574,737 students will study in 1,882 general education schools throughout the country.

In 2021, 161,739 children went to schools in Turkmenistan, in 2020 - 159,374 children, in 2019 - 153,855 children, in 2017 - 142,819 children, in 2014 - 109,716 children, in 2011 - 100 thousand children .

First-graders will be presented with Bilimli laptops made in Turkmenistan - Android-based tablets in a case with a built-in keyboard .

“These laptops have programs installed and developed by us for elementary school. All programs are in three languages - English, Turkmen and Russian. 2 GB RAM, 32 GB internal memory and an operating system that is designed for study,” said Guvanch Durdiyev , a computer software development specialist .

Earlier it was reported that in the 2022-2023 academic year, 15,326 students are planned to be admitted to higher educational institutions of Turkmenistan , and 10,490 students to secondary vocational educational institutions.

Source: Chronicles of Turkmenistan