December 2, 2011
Dagestan State University has concluded an agreement with the Agency of Culture of the Republic of Iraq Embassy in the Russian Federation on increase of the number of Iraqi students studying in the leading educational institution of the Republic. The agreement was signed on the initiative of the Iraqi side today, on December 2, in Rector’s office of the DSU, IA REGNUM correspondent said.
December 2, 2011
In the context of various events, the President of the European University Association (EUA) Prof. Maria Helena Nazaré and representatives of the leading Russian institutions of higher education discussed distinctive features of European and Russian education, issues related to the autonomy of universities, prospective outcome of Bologna process. The meeting took place in the Moscow State University of Economics, Statistics and Informatics (MESI).
23 November 2011
The students of Voronezh State University (VSU) participated in the 12th Russian Language Olympiad for Foreign Students. The event took place in November on the basis of the People’s Friendship University of Russia, Moscow.
A new institute for the study of contemporary Russia is due to open in 2013 at King’s College London, said Richard Trainor, the College’s Principal, to the Guardian.
14 November 2011
A delegation from Kazan Federal University (KFU) headed by Rector Ilshat Gafurov visited the Republic of Korea.
The visit was organized by the Korea Foundation – an independent organization, closely cooperating with Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Korea, created in 1991 aiming at spreading knowledge about Korea, making its status higher on the international arena and also at strengthening friendship and consent between Korea and other states by means of various international exchange programmes.