Japanese education consultants are increasingly competing with universities to send language students abroad, largely due to government campaigns introduced in the past decade, the Japan Association of Overseas Studies has found.
A survey of more than 500 official websites of universities and research organizations of the CIS countries showed that about 78% of Internet resources are completely or partially translated into Russian, while the content in the English language is only 66%
Organisations representing the heads of universities in 10 European countries have signed a declaration in Vienna, Austria, warning against tendencies to restrict academic freedom and threats to democracy, and defining the role of higher education in society.
The delegation of Kazan Federal University headed by Danis Nurgaliev, Vice-Rector for Research, Director of the Institute of Geology and Petroleum Technologies, visited Freiberg Mining Academy in order to sign a new double degree program agreement.
The Institute of Geology and Petroleum Technologies of Kazan Federal University held the meeting of the Board of directors of the Insitute with Olga Vershinina, Director of the Department for External Relations of KFU.
Being one of Russian flagship universities, Kalmyk State University named after B.B. Gorodovikov takes the most active part in strengthening friendship and cooperation between Russia and China.
Russia and Germany have signed a roadmap for cooperation in education and science, research and innovations for developing bilateral scientific and educational dialogue between the two countries in the next decade.
Saint Petersburg State University of Economics held the VI International forum "Eurasian Economic Outlook" with support from OJSC International Development Corporation. The event was co-organized by the Saint Petersburg City Administration and the Eurasian Universities Association.
The AQDAR World Summit was held in Abu Dhabi to present the innovative projects in the field of state administration, education, healthcare, security from the UAE, Germany, Singapore, Jordan, China, India, Egypt, and Russia.
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.
The International Conference on Educational Technologies #EdCrunch will take place on December 15 in Veliky Novgorod. It will be devoted to the creation of the inspirational digital educational environment.
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 Baikal International Education Fair was held on November 22-24 in Irkutsk for the first time. It is largest regional project of the Moscow International Education Fair organized with the participation of the Ministry of Education of the Irkutsk Region.