South Ural State University will offer its students qualitatively new level of obtaining higher professional education. Starting from September 2018, one of our country’s leading universities will implement project-based learning, both in Bachelor’s and Master’s groups of elite training.
In today’s multicultural world, it is becoming the norm for everyone to speak English. English has become the lingua franca, an instrument for international education, and one of the means of obtaining knowledge. Director of the South Ural State University Institute of Linguistics and International CommunicationsElena Yaroslavova tells us about the know-how of English language training at one of the major universities in Russia.
Around 2,000 international students from 28 countries around the world study at South Ural State University. Each of them is trying to gain quality knowledge in various fields of study, however, the main goal is to master Russian at a high level. At SUSU, this field is given special attention.
Students of the Department of Linguistics and Translation of the SUSU Institute of Linguistics and International Communications for many years have been participating in the Dictionaries without Borders international project. The researchers’ work was dedicated to the legendary Italian Florence. The result was an encyclopedic associative dictionary which can be of interest to guides, tourists, students, teachers, philologists, art historians, biographers, and all fans of Italian culture.
Dictionary Titled Florence in the Works of World Famous People
South Ural State University, which is in the Top 1000 among universities around the world according to the leading consulting company QS, is actively expanding its scientific connections and strengthening international partnership with universities of other countries. The university offers opportunities to students, researchers, and teachers to obtain quality academic and research training in major universities in Europe within academic mobility programs.
School of Economics and Management of South Ural State University responds to the demands of modern employers by opening new Master’s programs. Educational modules are developed jointly with the leading enterprises of our region and country, and meet the requirements of globalization and digitalization of the world community.
Today we live in a world where digital technologies and IoT have entered practically all fields of life activities. Specialists with new competences are not only in-demand, there is a need for them.
On July 9th in Ekaterinburg-EXPO an annual international industrial exhibition INNOPROM 2018 opened, in which South Ural State University is taking part.
INNOPROM exhibition unites the main industrial sectors in one space: industrial automation, metalworking, additive technologies, technologies for the power generation sector, mechanical engineering and production of components for the mechanical engineering sector.
Today the world leading higher educational establishments actively develop dual diploma programs. Such a form of studying gives students special possibilities which consist not only in studying foreign languages in authentic environment but also in the way to successful career.
In the nearest future there will be cars in our country which will have no steering wheel, will feature smart anti-theft systems and will work on new green fuels. Scientists from the leading Russian universities are currently working on these projects. Izvestiya have collected data on the most promising research studies aiming to make Russian transport better.
The international industrial exhibition INNOPROM, which has been held annually since 2010, will be held July 9th through July 12th in Yekaterinburg. South Ural State University will also take part in this large event.
Each year, over 50,000 participants from more than 95 countries attend the INNOPROM exhibition. Around 1,500 journalists from around the world cover this significant event in the industrial field.
An international conference and exhibition of the National Association for Foreign Student Affairs NAFSA 2018 took place in the USA. Russia was represented by leading universities of the country, participants of Project 5-100, South Ural State University among them. Within the event, domestic universities were given the opportunity to establish relations with universities of Northern America, as well as with universities of Europe and Asia.
Due to modern technology development, there are more and more people willing to learn foreign languages distantly. Scientists of South Ural State University developed an innovative robotized dialog system for learning Russian language by foreigners; the system that allows mastering the language ‘from the scratch’ from any part of the world.
Over the last few years, South Ural State University has been successfully cooperating with more than 10 universities in Kazakhstan. More than 20 students have already completed their study in double master’s degree programs and received diplomas from both SUSU and a Kazakh university.
A press conference from Rector Aleksandr Shestakov entitled “SUSU in the World’s Education Elite” dedicated to the university’s inclusion into the list of the best universities around the world according to Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) British Consulting Company was held in South Ural State University’s Sigma academic building on June 14th.
From June 3rd through 10th of 2018, Calotte Academy international traveling symposium and scientific forum on Arctic research was held in the cities of European Arctic: Rovaniemi and Inari (Finland); Kirkenes and Neiden (Norway); Apatity and Murmansk (Russia).
At South Ural State University, within the frameworks of Project 5-100 Competitiveness Enhancement Program, young postdoc scientists from different universities of the world are performing research studies. Our interview is about one of such scientists, a highly qualified specialist and senior research fellow of Nanotechnologies Research and Education Center, PhD Sakthi Dharan, C.P.
South Ural State University for the first time in its history was included into the ranking of the world’s best universities drawn by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) consulting company from Great Britain. South Ural State University’s standing in the ranking is 801-1000. QS World University Rankings is one of the most authoritative university rankings, during compiling of which specialists assess all aspects of work of educational institutions.
This year, 30 higher education institutions of the Chelyabinsk region will open their doors for university applicants. Representatives of universities organized a roundtable discussion to talk about specificities of admission campaign – 2018.
QS WORLDWIDE is one of the most important international events targeted at enhancement of universities’ competitiveness. In 2018, the summit was held at Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia. Representatives of 128 universities of the world from 27 countries discussed possibilities of internationalization and ways of cooperation between the leading educational institutions.
When summer is near, students begin preparing for their exams and tests with more zeal, so that after that they were free to go travelling to other cities or countries, tan and swim, walk with their friends, and just relax. South Ural State University’s international students shared their grand plans for the summer.
The students’ preferences vary: some are planning on travelling across Europe, some are going home, but some students are happy to remain in Chelyabinsk to spend an unforgettable summer at Olimp Sports and Recreation Camp.
We invite our university’s scientific groups to take part in the contest aiming at attracting young talented postdoc researchers to the university.
Here is to remind you that a postdoc is a highly-efficient research fellow aged 35 or less, who has recently defended his/her candidate (or PhD) thesis, has work experience in the leading Russian and foreign universities, and published papers in the leading scientific journals with high impact factor.