September 2, the Day of Knowledge in the Gorno-Altai State University, in a solemn ceremony opened a new training laboratory building. The new premises will be taught the students the five faculties of social management, legal, psychological, pedagogical, faculty and Altaic Turkic Studies and Philology.
Faculty of Philology created by combining two previously existing faculties — the Faculty of Philology, and foreign languages.
In the past year, according to the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation GASU was among the schools with signs of inefficiency. One of the criteria used to evaluate high schools, was a "total area of educational and laboratory buildings per student." With the introduction into service of a new building at this rate GASU noticeably improve.