education in Russia

Sergey Kravtsov remains Rosobrnadzor head

Sergey Kravtsov remained the head of the Federal Service for Supervision in Education and Science (Rosobrnadzor). The corresponding order was posted on the government website. Kravtsov has served as head of the …

Teen attacks school in Russia's Bashkortostan region

Russia's Investigative Committee is looking into the incident in a school in Sterlitamak, Bashkortostan Region. "According to preliminary information, a 17-year-old student of a special class at general education school number …

Moscow State University's Baku branch holds open day

Baku branch of the Moscow State University held an open day. This event became a good tradition at always attracts a lot of potential enrollees and their parents. Educational activity of this branch is almost entirely carried out …

World Festival of Youth and Students kicks off in Russia

19th World Festival of Youth and Students kicks off today in Russia. It will be held in Moscow and Sochi from October 14 to 22.  The festival marks the 70th anniversary of the event which was first held in Prague in 1947. More …

Russia to triple the number of international students

Russia plans to more than triple the number of foreign students studying at its universities over the next eight years, with a 50% increase by 2019, under a new state programme for the export of educational services, University World News …

Russia's Diplomatic Academy hosts 'UN Model'

The sixth annual conference "the UN International Model' of the Diplomatic Academy of the Russian Foreign Ministry's student club (DAIMMUN 2017) started in Moscow. 'UN Model' is an interactive educational game for …