The 7th Forum of Rectors of Russian and Chinese Universities was held at Saint Petersburg State University of Economics as part of the 20th meeting of the Intergovernmental Russian-Chinese Commission for Humanitarian Cooperation.
Deputy Prime Minister Tatyana Golikova said that Russia and China were close to raising the number of exchange students to 100,000 in 2020.
The Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Uzbekistan signed an agreement on cooperation with the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration.
Uludag University (Bursa, Turkey) and Kabardino-Balkarian State University (Russia) will exchange medical students under the EU's Erasmus + program as part of the education export project implemented at KBSU.
The prospects for exporting educational services provided by Russian universities were discussed at the V Eastern Economic Forum held in Vladivostok.
The delegation of the State Inspectorate for Supervision of Quality in Education under the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan took part in the International Summit on Development of Global Education organized by Times Higher Education Agency.
The delegation of the Iraqi Republic headed by First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Nizar Al-Khairalla visited the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Belarus.
The Uzbek Cultural Center has opened at Kazan Cooperative Institute of the Russian University of Cooperation (KCI RUC) with support from the Consulate General of the Republic of Uzbekistan.
The 12th Azerbaijan International Education Exhibition under the motto “Invest in the Future of the Children” was held on October 11-13, 2018 at Baku Expo Center.
The 8th Annual International Universities Networking Conference (IUNC Eurasia 2019) + Edu Agency Workshop, devoted to cooperation with universities of Russia and the CIS countries, took place in Moscow, Russia on May 13-16, 2019. The event was attended by about 200 participants from 33 countries, including the CIS and BRICS countries.
Accreditation in Education company (Russia) conducted the webinar under the aegis of the Asia-Pacific Quality Network (APQN) on July 02, 2019. The theme of the webinar was "Internationalization of higher education. Cooperation with quality assurance networks and agencies. Acquaintance with HEIs of Russia and other CIS countries. Development of inter-university partnership." The webinar brought together the participants from Russia, China, Armenia, Belarus, Brazil, Moldova, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan: over 30 representatives of the professional community and 13 experts as speakers.
In the context of globalization and integration into the international educational space, it is important to ensure the quality of higher education and increase the competitiveness of educational services. The main trends are internationalization, academic mobility and digitalization.
During the International Conference on the Cooperation and Integration of Industry, Education, Research, and Application, held in China, a new cooperation agreement was signed between Lipetsk State Technical University and University of Science and Technology Liaoning.
Higher School of Economics will hold the X International Russian Higher Education Conference "Contributions of Higher Education to Society and Economy: Global, National and Local Perspectives" on October 23-25, 2019.