Saturday, August 19, 2017

UrFU hosts fourth Teachers' Congress

Ural Federal University Vice Rector Sergei Knyazev met with members from the fourth Congress of Teachers during the university's Test Drive event.

The Russian event has grown to have an international draw, bringing together teachers from Kazakhstan, Tajikistan and Mongolia to improve their professional competence.

Knyazev spoke at the event on the conditions of admissions to the university and also on the topic of budgets and employment prospects of graduates. Delegates at the event participated in preparatory courses on applications, the Russian language, physics, mathematics and biology.

Foreign colleagues can use the event in order to find for themselves the best prospective students, according to Knyazev. The rector also stated that he foresees the event growing to include applicants from Iraq, Iran, Vietnam and other countries.