The Ministry of Education and Science commenced the public discussion of the list of criteria for selection of academic journals which will publish articles of doctoral degree candidates. A corresponding document has been published on the website of the Ministry.
Tomsk State University of Architecture and Construction (TSUAC) opened new practice-oriented Master’s programs, the University’s press service said Tuesday.
Fifteen Russian universities will receive financing to improve their international competitiveness.
Three of these universities are based in St. Petersburg: Ulyanov-Lenin LETI St. Petersburg State University of Electrical Technology, St. Petersburg State Polytechnic University and St. Petersburg National Research University of Information Technologies, Mechanics and Optics.
At a regional review meeting today Gov. Sergey Zhvachkin of Tomsk Region congratulated his colleagues with a success story of the Tomsk education and research community: two national research universities – Tomsk State University and Tomsk Polytechnic University – have advanced to the list of top 15 Russian universities, his press service told Tomsk News and Information Agency.
The Russian scientists, who were highly critical of the government reform of the Russian Academy of Sciences and personally Dmitry Livanov, the Minister of Education and Science, had tempered justice with mercy and announced willingness to sit down at the negotiating table.