At the Prague session of the Annual Global Forum of “Partnership in Education”, Microsoft announced its intention to continue supporting educational programs. The company plans to invest $250 mln into “Partnership in Education” program.
In 2013 five Russian universities will be allowed to conduct additional specialized testing, the Russian Government said. The Government issued an order, listing the institutions of higher education which will conduct additional entrance testing in their area of specialization.
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.
On October 28, 2012, at the Faculty of Economics of Moscow State University, ceremonial opening of the first in Russia PRE.
Plekhanov Russian University of Economics, Moscow State Institute of Radio-engineering Electronics and Automation, Moscow Engineering Physics Institute, Moscow State Industrial University and Moscow Institute of Steel and Alloys will be allocated land plots beyond the borders of the Moscow Ring Road to build new campuses.