The Global Universities Association in collaboration with the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation and Rossotrudnichestvo Federal Agency launched the Open Doors Olympiad: Russian Scholarship Project
The new issue of digest on legal information informs about legislative changes in Education, including law proposals at the stage of public debates and the stage of State Duma discussion
On February 12, the enlarged meeting of the Council of the Association of Global Universities was held, where one of the main discussion topics were procedures of awarding academic degrees by universities themselves
The new digest issues for the period from 01.09.2017 to 20.01.2018 continue to inform universities about the accepted changes in law, and also invites to discuss legislative proposals
The new winter digest on legal information invites to discuss latest problems of education legislation and also informs about last changes in law
On 21 February press conference devoted to the major educational contest «I am professional» where 295 thousands students all around Russia took part was held. The winners of the Olympiad will receive not only valuable prizes, but also unique professional opportunities
On November 15, international student admissions for undergraduate and Master’s programmes opened. This year, prospective students can apply to two programmes simultaneously. They’ll be able to track the application process online in their personal profile on the HSE website where they will receive notifications on the stages of their application’s review and decisions by the admissions committee.
Boris Kashnikov, Professor at the Faculty of Humanities, has delivered a course on "War and Peace" at the University of Bayreuth (Germany). The course was delivered in cooperation with Professor Rudolf Schuessler - specialist in just war theory, theory of international negotiations, and ethics in economics.
Work by graduates of the HSE undergraduate programme in sociology took first place at the Russian national undergraduate and graduate student academic research competition in the social sciences category. In addition, research by a graduate of the HSE St. Petersburg won an audience’s choice award.
The Academic Council of the St Petersburg branch of the Higher School of Economics approved a policy providing for fee discounts for the most talented international applicants entering the university in 2017. Discounts will be based on the total score achieved in entrance examinations.
In the latest Times Higher Education university rankings, the Higher School of Economics rose to the 351-400 category among 1,102 schools worldwide. This is an improvement on last year, when HSE was in the 401-500 group, with the university ranking fourth among the 27 Russian universities that made it to the ranking.