27.02.2015 17:56 / Collaboration / Viewed: 1265
Voronezh State University has signed a collaboration agreement with the Federal Agency for CIS Affairs, Compatriots Living Abroad and International Humanitarian Cooperation (Rossotrudnichestvo).
20.02.2015 17:06 / Events, dates, anniversaries / Viewed: 1718
On 20th February, students and teachers of Voronezh State University said goodbye to winter and celebrated Maslenitsa festival.
On 18th February, Voronezh State University's Centre for Foreign Students with premises at the University dormitory № 4 celebrated Lunar New Year Festival.
19.02.2015 22:51 / Culture / Viewed: 1430
On 19th February, Voronezh State University Museum of History opened World of Graphic Art exhibition prepared by students of the Department of Humanities and Arts of the Faculty of Philology.
On 18th February, the Institute of International Education's Department of the Russian language for international students of Voronezh State University celebrated Spring Festival (Chinese New Year).
17.02.2015 20:18 / Collaboration / Viewed: 2223
On 17th February, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Ireland to the Russian Federation Owen O’Leary gave an open lecture named "Irish European experience" in the auditorium of Voronezh State University main building.
On 15th February, Voronezh Rehabilitation Centre for Children and teenagers Parus Nadezhdy housed the second stage of the fundraising festival Children for Children organised by the Voronezh regional branch of Russian Children's Foundation, Dobrosvet foundation, Voronezh State University and other organisations.
On 17th February, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Ireland to the Russian Federation Owen O’Leary paid a visit to VSU.
The Department of Solid-State Physics and Nanostructures of the Faculty of Physics of Voronezh State University is among pioneers of nanomaterials and nanostructures research in Russia. The department staff have initiated signing of two agreements with prominent educational and research centres: Leibniz Institute of Photonic Technology and Belarus State University.
Vice-Rector for strategic planning and a Quality Assurance Manager of Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität and Honorary Doctor of Voronezh State University, Jörg Becker will head the Department of ERP Systems and Business Processes Management that Voronezh State University opens next year.
12.02.2015 12:57 / Ratings / Viewed: 1500
New results of an International ranking system Webometrics Ranking of World Universities published twice a year have been announced. Voronezh State University has moved up by 94 positions in 6 months. It has advanced to 1521st position among the world's educational centres.
On 6th February, University dormitory № 7 housed a Foreign Friend event, organised by students of the Faculty of Journalism and International Education Department of Voronezh State University.
Developing collaboration with Spanish Universities has been of great importance for Voronezh State University. For example, the University supports academic mobility programmes for students and teachers developed with the University of Leon, the University of Granada and King Juan Carlos University, Madrid.
On 7th–8th February students of the Institute of International Education Department of Voronezh State University took part in the Winter Cup of TV channel Okhotnik and Rybolov (Hunters and Fishers) and IV Voronezh Hunting and Fishing Festival.
On 26th–27th January, the University of Stirling (Scotland) held an international translation conference, where Voronezh State University was represented by a teacher at the Department of Translatology and Intercultural Communication of the Faculty of Romance and Germanic Philology Irina Charychanskaya.
Every year Voronezh State University participates in various international partnership programmes with leading world universities and companies, students' and academic staff exchange programmes, and world expertise exchange.
Voronezh State University is actively carrying out joint programmes with its Chinese partners, and shows good results in promoting exchange programmes for talented students and scholars, as well as in establishing contacts and knowledge exchange between Russia and China.
09.02.2015 13:04 / Collaboration / Viewed: 1548
Within the cooperation agreement between Voronezh State University and PricewaterhouseCoopers Russia B.V. a first year Master's student of the Economics Faculty Yulia Chirkova and a second year student of the Economics Faculty Ruslan Shchekin were awarded 36 000 roubles personal scholarships.
On 6th February, the governor of Voronezh region Alexei Gordeyev handed the prizes to the winners of the annual innovation projects competition Innovation Cup.
6th February was the second and the most difficult and emotionally tense competition day of the festival.
4th February was the first competition day of the Russian Student Marathon. The teams competed in creativity and sport contests.
On 3rd February, the opening ceremony of the Russian Student Festival was held at the health and sports centre "Orbita" in the Tuapse region of the Krasnodar Krai.
03.02.2015 18:13 / Sport / Viewed: 1683
From 26th–30th January, an Indoor soccer tournament for international students was held at the gym of Building № 6 of Voronezh State University.
02.02.2015 17:07 / Sport / Viewed: 1422
Yury Perin, teacher at the Department of Physics, member of the Russian swimming team, took part in the Dutch Open Masters Championship in Heerenveen (Netherlands). His came second and third on two distances in individual classification.