Tomsk Polytechnic University (TPU) does not have enough scientifical indicators to improve its position in the ranking of the QS, and Tomsk State University (TSU) comes short of foreign students and reputation of experts, reported representatives of universities on Tuesday during video conference in regional media centre of RIA Novosti.
The third meeting of the Sino-Russian Subcommission of Youth Humanitarian Cooperation will take place in Beijing on August 13, 2013. The Russian delegation will be headed by the First Deputy Minister of Education and Science of the Russian Federation Natalya Tretyak.
The Russian scientists, who were highly critical of the government reform of the Russian Academy of Sciences and personally Dmitry Livanov, the Minister of Education and Science, had tempered justice with mercy and announced willingness to sit down at the negotiating table.
Making a speech at the State Duma on Wednesday Olga Golodets, the Deputy Prime Minister, said that young people were isolated from the system of the Russian Academy of Science today; the first Russian members of the Academy in the Petrine era had been at the age of 20 to 25 years, and then the average age of the RAS members was more than 70 years.
2-nd International Scientific and Practical Conference “Scientific Publication at International Level: Problems, Solutions, Preparation and Entering into Citation Indices and Reference Databases” will take place on September 24-26, 2013 in Moscow.