At the end of November 2018 His Excellency Mr. Haidar Mansour Hadi, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Iraq to the Russian Federation, visited Ulyanovsk State Technical University.
Agreements on mutual recognition of academic credentials encourage universities, departments and faculty members to perform better and enter the international arena.
The strategy of leading Russian HEIs is now based on the world-class specialist training and higher education export. This can be achieved through digitization and international projects of sought-after departments.
The Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation is holding the workshop "The Strategy for Development of Russian Education Export" on December 6- 7, 2018, in Moscow, at Peoples' Friendship University of Russia (RUDN).
The IV Russian-Iranian Forum of Rectors, held on November 24, 2018 in Iran, brought together rectors and heads of 13 Iranian and 17 Russian universities including Kazan Federal University.
The branch of MGIMO, the main alma mater of Soviet and Russian Diplomacy, will soon open its doors in Baku, Azerbaijan. The university plans to open two Master's programs: 'Problems of Civil and Commercial Law' and 'Artificial Intelligence and Information Technologies'.
On October 24-25, 2018 Higher School of Economics hosted the IX International Conference of Higher Education Researchers 'Universities in search of balance between new and old goals.'
Kazan Federal University and a number of leading Kazakh universities are planning to launch double degree Master's programs in various fields of study from the next academic year.
“Accreditation in Education” Company invites higher educational institutions of Kazakhstan to participate in the international media project “Informationally transparent HEI. International level” .
A group of students from the University of Cologne and Moscow Pedagogical State University visited Kazan Federal University to share knowledge and acquaint their colleagues with the education system of their countries.
On October 07, 2018 the European Union Ambassador to the Russian Federation Markus Ederer and embassy representatives from 18 European countries met with the researchers from Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence of Tomsk State University.
Volgograd State University and the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Tajikistan signed a bilateral cooperation agreement and discussed the interaction between Russian and Tajik universities.
The Forum of Worldwide Energy Universities Network Establishment was held at China University of Petroleum, Beijing. The network was initiated by China University of Petroleum for the purposes of exchanging experience, coordination and organization of joint work of universities in the field of research and development, cultural and educational, and public activity.