A Swedish study shows that students who arrange their own study abroad accrue nearly twice as much debt as exchange students and that exchange students do not owe significantly more than students who never study abroad.
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.
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.
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.
The list of world's best universities according to Moscow International University Ranking "The Three University Missions" featuring 333 institutions from 53 countries was published on 28 November 2018.
The AQDAR World Summit annually brings together teachers, students, parents, developers of innovative concepts and technologies to promote the education system.
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.
Times Higher Education (THE) has released the THE World University Rankings by subjects: Computer Science and Engineering Technology. Project 5-100 universities have increased their presence in these subject rankings
The number of new international students enrolling at United States universities and colleges went down by almost 7% last year, according to official data published this month.
The Baikal International Education Fair (BIEF)-2018 is organized by the Ministry of Education of the Irkutsk Region and the Moscow International Education Fair (MIEF).
The European Commission and the Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA) are organizing an Info-session on Erasmus+ Capacity Building in the Field of Higher Education: How to successfully prepare your project proposal.
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'.
The scientists of Kazan Federal University took part in the international scientific conference 'Transformation of pedagogical education: global trends, national processes, local factors'.
On the surface, Australia has been enormously successful in selling higher education to foreign students. But experts warn that the situation facing the nation’s top universities is dangerously precarious.