Lobachevskiy State University of Nizhny Novgorod (UNN) again entered the final table of TOP- 800 of leading world universities of QS World University Ranking.
According to the decree signed by Russian Premier Dmitry Medvedev, all drafts of federal state education programs will now be discussed on line, the Government’s website said Monday.
The Ministry of Education and Science commenced the public discussion of the list of criteria for selection of academic journals which will publish articles of doctoral degree candidates. A corresponding document has been published on the website of the Ministry.
Olga Golodets, the Deputy Prime Minister, said at the meeting of the State Duma on Wednesday that the scientific community should be fully responsible for the performance of scientific schools and set priorities in the field of engineering, medical, and other sciences.
New expert councils will be selected by HAC (the Higher Attestation Commission), the Ministry of Science and Education of the Russian Federation announced on its website. University rectors and heads of research establishments and institutions of complementary professional education must submit their candidates to the Ministry before June 20.