Falkov explained why so many students decided to take the exam

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.

He noted that the Ministry is actively working to create conditions to those graduates who want to become highly skilled professionals, had the opportunity.

Earlier the General Director of Institute of labor Dmitry Platygin in an interview with RIA Novosti said that employers tend to overstate requirements to potential employees, among them, the stereotype about the quality training of masters. The advantage in the job and get the graduates with the specialist qualification, he said.