The exhibition “VUZPROMEXPO-2013. National Science as the Basis of Industrialization”, organized by the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation jointly with the Ministry of Economic Development and the Ministry of Industry and Trade, will be held in the exhibition complex Gostinyi Dvor on December 17-18.
The first Museum of Science and Innovation in Krasnoyarsk Krai (Region) was opened at the Northern (Arctic) Federal University. The first visitors were schoolchildren from 5–6 grades. Anyone could test instruments and interactive expositions, allowing to study the basic laws of mechanics, optics, electricity, undulation.
Russian crew members of the International Space Station (ISS) Fedor Yurchikhin, Oleg Kotov and Sergey Ryazanskiy told about special features of their profession, dreams they see in space and how they spend their spare time in the orbit during communication session with guests and participants of the Festival of Science at the Moscow State University.
33 thousand foreigners became students of Russian higher educational establishments in 2013, the number of people wishing to study in Russia increases every year, as Veniamin Kaganov, deputy head of the Ministry of Education and Science of Russia, said.
More than one hundred higher educational establishments of the Russian Federation did not take part in the last efficiency monitoring as deputy minister of education and science of Russia Alexander Klimov said on Monday.