In 2013 Tomsk State University of Construction and Architecture (TGASU) will introduce a five-year development program that seeks to attract Academicians and international students to the university, acting President of the University Viktor Vlasov said at a meeting of the Academic Council.
RIA Novosti and Superjob.ru combined their resources within the Social Navigator project, the former contributing its prior research on state-sponsored and self-financed study applicants’ profile in Russian state universities in 2012 and 2011 respectively, and the latter providing the company’s own and unique candidate resume database.
Officially, Mr. Zuckerberg came to Moscow to meet with Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev. The founder of the most popular social network in the world and one of its highest-ranking users will discuss cooperation in the sphere of information technologies and innovative projects in Skolkovo.
Russian universities must have tax breaks, Russian Minister of Education and Science Dmitry Livanov said at the meeting of the State Duma Committee.
Russian universities improved their position in QS World University Rankings of 2012, said Zoya Zaitseva, QS Regional Director for Central and Eastern Europe and Central Asia, RIA Novosti reports.