Russia

  • PRACTICAL TIPS FOR THE FOREIGN STUDENTS
    May 22, 2015

    PRACTICAL TIPS FOR THE FOREIGN STUDENTS

    Pavel ANTIPOV
    Director General of OPTIMA STUDY Group
    Russia has one of the best educational systems in the world, especially in the fields of engineering, computer technologies and medicine, with literacy rate 99,6%, that is higher than most of countries in Western Europe. Foreign students in Russian state universities pay only 10-20% of educational costs while 80-90% is subsidized by the Russian government. Go Study Russia Project will guide you on Education in Russia: gostudyrussia.com. Frequently Asked Questions of foreign students wishing to study in Russia.
  • EDUCATIONAL CONSULTING NEEDS A LEGAL STATUS
    May 21, 2015

    EDUCATIONAL CONSULTING NEEDS A LEGAL STATUS

    Pavel ANTIPOV
    Director General of OPTIMA STUDY Group
    Late in March the Association of Russian Educational Advisors (AREA) appointed the new council for the year 2015; and Pavel Antipov, Director General of a regional company (OPTIMA STUDY Group) was appointed its chairman. We are talking about the new objectives that the Association is facing to solve in the nearest future.
  • “I’M AN ALIEN I AM A LEGAL ALIEN I AM AMERICAN IN SAMARA”
    March 25, 2015

    “I’M AN ALIEN I AM A LEGAL ALIEN I AM AMERICAN IN SAMARA”

    Paul WASSERMAN
    Paul Wasserman received a Bachelor’s degree in 2014 at Yale University, with distinction in History. Now he works in Samara as an English Teaching Assistant in accordance with the Fulbright Fellowship. He teaches English at the Samara State Technical University, and studies Russian language as part of the Critical Language Enhancement Award (CLEA). Paul Wasserman told our magazine about confronting his expectations and fears of Russia
  • NON-RUSSIAN VIEW: FOCUS ON FRANKNESS
    March 22, 2015

    NON-RUSSIAN VIEW: FOCUS ON FRANKNESS

    Luciano RALISON
    Even we, the Russians get tired of the long winter, snow, ice-slick and slush. Can you imagine how a resident of Madagascar would feel here? “No, everything is fine!”, smiling swarthy young man. Let’s get acquainted — Luciano Ralison, 5th year student of the Samara State Aerospace University
  • FRESH IDEAS FOR EDUCATION
    November 7, 2014

    FRESH IDEAS FOR EDUCATION

    The 1st Moscow International Education Fair (MIEF) was successfully held on October 7-9, 2014 in Moscow. The event was organized by the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation, Rossotrudnichestvo, the Government of Moscow, Russian Chamber of Commerce and Industry and ZAO "Expocentre"