education in Caucasus

Yerevan students postpone strike

Yerevan students, declared strike over draft deferment bill, decided to stop the strike temporarily, ” one of the activists, Vahram Grigoryan, said. The students discussed their further steps with the members of …

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Youth protesting as Yerevan sends students to war

Armenia’s National Assembly adopted the draft law "On military service and the status of serviceman" in the second and final reading. The new legislation is expected to abolish temporary exemptions from military service. …

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David Lynch to visit Tbilisi on November 20

American film director David Lynch will visit Tbilisi on November 20 for a Q&A session in the Khidi night club. Lynch will open a cinema institute and film festival in Georgia with his local partners. He will …

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Protesting students declare hunger strike in Yerevan

Five of the Yerevan university students, who have refused to attend classes in protest of the bill that curtails the right of military deferment in Armenia, have declared a hunger strike, 'For the Development of Science' initiative member …

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Armenian students continue protests in Yerevan

For the past four days students from different universities in Yerevan have been staging demonstrations protesting a new law passed by parliament that would eliminate deferment from Armenia’s mandatory military service for students …

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Karapetyan meets with protesting university students

Armenian Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan has met with students gathered outside the Government Building in Yerevan to protest a government sponsored bill that would do away with most student draft deferments, Hetq Online …

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2017 Golden Autumn  contest finishes in Makhachkala

In the capital of Dagestan, the final of the city contest Golden Autumn - 2017 was held,’’ the press service of the Makhachkala Department of Education reports. The participants of the contest demonstrated their talents in …

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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 …

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Kokov and Shoigu hold talks in Nalchik

The head of Kabardino-Balkaria Yuri Kokov and the dean of the management department in the sports and tourism industry of RANEPA, Irina Shoigu, met in Nalchik yesterday.  The meeting was devoted to …

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Youth of North Caucasus to receive professional guidance

State program on employment promotion in the regions of the North Caucasus Federal District, implementation of which will begin in 2018, will pay special attention to youth, director of the Employment Department of Russia's Labor and Social …

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Viktor Sadovnichy: we are proud of MSU Baku branch

Lomonosov Moscow State University is proud of its Baku branch, the rector of Moscow State University Viktor Sadovnichy said on the sidelines of the presentation of the 5th All-Russia Science Festival (NAUKA+), speaking with …

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