April 29, 2019, the 10th anniversary celebration was held at the Moscow State University of Humanities and Economics. Exactly 10 years ago, in 2008, by the decision of the Academic Council, with the assistance of the Embassy of the Republic of Turkey, the Department of the Turkish Language was opened at the Moscow State Social and Humanitarian Institute. Today 60 students study at the department, 5 graduations took place, 35 students received diplomas of “Linguist-translator. Turkish and English. Over the course of 10 years, students of the department have written 128 term papers and 35 theses, 54 scientific articles. Students of the department participated in 15 internal universities and 6 international scientific conferences. The teachers created 34 textbooks and manuals. In the treasury of research activities of teachers 126 scientific articles. The department has 4 scientific circles. Students together with Lecturers of the department published 2 thematic dictionaries and 15 issues of the newspaper “Bosfor”. Students of the department for 8 years participate in the All-Russian Olympiad in the Turkish language, they won 37 medals. According to the results of the Olympiad, the university is ranked 3rd among universities where Turkish is taught. The library fund of the department is annually replenished and today is 1600 books that are actively used in educational and scientific activities.