January 21, 2020, President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin appointed Valery Falkov as Minister of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation.
Minister of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation Mikhail Kotyukov and Ambassador of the People's Republic of China to the Russian Federation Zhang Hanhui met to discuss cooperation in science and higher education.
China would cooperate with the international community in promotion of space science and technology education to contribute to economic and social development of the Asia-Pacific Region.
For the first time, Tomsk Polytechnic University is hosting the large-scale seminar «TPU International Week 2019» with the participation of Asian and European universities.
Date: December 10, 2019 | Time: 09.00-14.30 (Moscow, UTC +3)
On December 03, National Open University of Nigeria officially opened the Days of Belarusian Education in the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
The rectors of Far Eastern State Transport University (Russia) and Dalian Jiaotong University (China) have signed an agreement on the establishment of the International Transport Academy.
The Russian-German University Science Forum and the meeting of young scientists from Russia and Germany took place on December 02-03 in Moscow.
The 15th FICCI Higher Education Summit (FHES) took place on November 27 – 29, 2019 at Jawahar Lal Nehru Stadium, New Delhi, India.
The First Russia-UK University Rectors Forum took place in Moscow on November 12-13. This Forum was the result of joint efforts of the Russian Rectors’ Union, Universities UK International, Lomonosov Moscow State University, British Council, and British Embassy Moscow.
November 12, press conference on the MEDIAstrategy of Leadership in Education: Corporate, National, International Levels was held at the office of the Interfax news agency
Vladimir Filippov, Rector of Peoples' Friendship University of Russia, and Alexey Likhachev, Director General of Rosatom, signed an agreement to promote new knowledge and advanced technologies from Russia in African countries.
At the Russia-Africa Economic Forum in Sochi the Memorandum of cooperation in higher education was signed between the Ministry of Education and Sports of the Republic of Uganda and the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation.