Wednesday, September 19, 2018

UrFU staff invited to participate in refresher training courses

The Indian government announced last week that it will be offering short-term technical training refresher courses at a few of its national universities and is inviting Ural Federal University (UrFU) staff members to apply.

The courses will be organized through the Indian Technical and Economic Cooperation (ITEC) program. Training sessions will be conducted in the areas of English language, information technology, human resources, finance and entrepreneurship. UrFU staff members between the ages of 25 and 45 are welcome to apply to participate in any area of study.

UrFU staff members who are selected to participate will receive complimentary flights from Moscow to India and back, free visa fees, free housing and a monthly stipend of $408 per month.

Russia has participated in the Indian Technical and Economic Cooperation program since 1993. To date, 1,038 Russian citizens have participated in ITEC courses.

UrFU staff members interested in applying for the program should email