Selection of Russian universities to participate in the new program of the academic strategic leadership will begin in late September, will select at least 100 universities, said Minister of education and science of the Russian Federation Valery Falkov at a meeting with the heads of the universities of the Siberian Federal district.
"Runs a great program strategic academic leadership. The programme of support for universities in collaboration with academic institutions... program Design well known to you. The program is called, output. Soon we normative issue and in the fall we will select", - said the Minister.
Rectors of Russian universities at least until the end of the year to keep under personal control the employment of its graduates in 2020, in order to prevent "negative developments," said Minister of education and science of the Russian Federation Valery Falkov on Tuesday at a meeting with heads of the universities of the Siberian Federal district.
Falkov asked each of the rector personally engaged in the fate of almost every graduate who have not yet found a job.
The Ministry of science and higher education of the Russian Federation to resume inspections within subordinate organizations suspended due to a pandemic coronavirus, the corresponding order of the Minister Valery Falkova published on the Agency's website.
"In connection with the improvement of sanitary and epidemiological situation on the territory of the Russian Federation I order: to resume consideration of the acts of the highest officials of constituent entities of the Russian Federation, published on the basis of sanitary-epidemiological situation and characteristics of the spread of the new coronavirus infection in the territory of the Russian Federation, the organization and conduct scheduled and unscheduled inspections of the activities of the organizations subordinated to the Ministry of science and higher education of the Russian Federation", - the document says.
The Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Mikhail Mishustin promised that the government will work to encourage students in the far East to stay and study and work in their regions.
Monday Mishustin held a meeting on the situation in the labour market. During the meeting the head of government asked the Governor of the Amur region, Vasily Orlov, who drew attention that the students of the far Eastern regions go to study in the Central regions and remain there to work.
The Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Mikhail Mishustin has instructed the Ministry of labor, Ministry of education and Ministry of education and science to amend the list of priority occupations based on the current situation.
During the meeting on the situation in the labour market Mishustin appealed to the Minister of science of the Russian Federation Valery Falkova and Minister of education Sergey Kravtsov with the question whether it is necessary to change the list of priority professions of workers and employees that have been formed by the Ministry of labour, they in turn replied in the affirmative.
Next week will be finally distributed among the universities for more budget places, said the head of the Ministry of science and higher education of the Russian Federation Valery Falkov.
"In accordance with the decision of the President of the country, you know, that allocated additional budget places, literally next week finally will be distributed between the universities of 14.5 thousand of budget places and the vast majority of them will be transferred to the regional universities, the regions," Falkov said during an online conference.
Although in recent years much effort has been directed to focus on technical and natural science education, Humanities and science are in high demand, said Minister of science and higher education Valery Falkov.
He noted that the idea that liberal education is "in the shadows of a technical Renaissance", is not unfounded.
The attractiveness of universities for students due to the demand on the labour market of people with higher education, said Minister of education and science of the Russian Federation Valery Falkov.
As notes a press-service of the Ministry, on passing the exam created nearly 714 thousand people. Graduates of 2020, among them 620 543, which is 6% lower than the previous year. This year when pandemic the exam becomes only those graduates who want to go to College.
Ministry of education and science of the Russian Federation has developed and introduced the strategic academic leadership, based on the principles of integration and cooperation of scientific and educational organizations, as well as the principles of competition and openness, said the Minister of science and higher education Valery Falkov.
According to him, despite the fact that this program is submitted on behalf of the Ministry, she not only had a serious discussion with the rectors of leading universities, but also a detailed discussion in the government of the Russian Federation and the presidential Administration.
The Ministry of science and higher education of the Russian Federation jointly with the universities will develop by September 1 new requirements to the hostels because of the situation with coronavirus, the head of Department Valery Falkov.
The hostel, the Minister said, worked, despite the fact that in a pandemic coronavirus educational institutions have switched to a remote format. According to him, from September 1, "everyone would like to work in the normal format", which is necessary to perform this experience and to develop "new protocols activity" other requirements for hostels.
Most Russian universities have decided not to raise tuition in the coming academic year, said Minister of science and higher education of the Russian Federation Valery Falkov.
Minister of education and science in the program "Right to justice" on the First channel on Tuesday said that a month ago, met "most of the Russian rectors", discussing the question of the value of higher education.