Southern Siberian State University will be created in Novokuznetsk, bringing together all state universities and local campuses of out-of-town higher schools, said spokesperson of SiBGIU (Siberian State Industrial University).
Russian universities must have tax breaks, Russian Minister of Education and Science Dmitry Livanov said at the meeting of the State Duma Committee.
The Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation will work on reorganizing the university network openly; all the results obtained by university monitoring missions will be published, Minister Dmitry Livanov said at the first session of the Public Council of the Ministry, which opened on Thursday in RIA Novosti.
"History of Arctic Development Studies: From the Past into the Future," an international science conference, will be held on September 12-13, 2012 in Archangelsk at Lomonosov Northern (Arctic) Federal University.
The Government has proposed to extend City of Zhukovsky’s status as a Science Center, the official website of the Ministry of Education and Science of Russia announced today.