PROSVESCHENIE (Enlightenment) National Education Television Channel was awarded Ray of Gold National Prize in the Sphere of Satellite, Cable and Internet Television as the Best Education TV Channel.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has asked the Russian Ministry of Education and Science to pay more attention to specialized universities, supporting them in their efforts to acquire new equipment and materials and to set up research centers.
In the academic year 2012/13 academic contests organized by the Russian Association of Student Academic Contests will be improved, participants in the session of the Association said. "Strong universities with long-standing traditions of academic contests will be joined into consortiums so that they could spread methodology and standards of quality," Rector of Lomonosov Moscow State University Viktor Sadovnichiy said.
On October 28, 2012, at the Faculty of Economics of Moscow State University, ceremonial opening of the first in Russia PRE.
B3: BELLONA BARENTS BALTIC, International Ecological Competition of High School and University Student Projects, will be held on September 15 – November 15, 2012.