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The Southwest State University is located in Kursk, Central Russia


SWSU took part in the Congress of the Association of Foreign Students

May 18, 2016

In early May, in Moscow at the Russian Peoples' Friendship University (PFUR), the VI Congress of the Association of Foreign Students was held.

It was attended by foreign and Russian students of Russian universities - asset managers and compatriot organizations and national associations of higher education institutions from other countries, representatives of federal ministries and Rossotrudnichestvo.

The Delegation of Southwest State University headed by the rector Sergey Emelyanov attended a conference on the issues and problems of adaptation of foreign students in Russia. For the guys who come to study in SWSU from abroad, conditions in our country will be even more comfortable: high school joined the Association of Foreign Students. This organization assists in the adaptation of foreign students, deepening their knowledge of the Russian language, culture and traditions of the peoples of Russia. Continue reading

The Skolkovo Project “People Startup Village» and our scientists

May 18, 2016

On June 2-3, in the territory of the Skolkovo Innovation Center there will take place the most massive  international event in Russia in the field of innovation and entrepreneurship - Startup Village, organized by the Fund "Skolkovo".

Startup Village will be held in Moscow this year for the fourth time. The business and science programs will be organized around 11 sites and more than 120 panel discussions, roundtables, mentoring sessions and master classes. Development of young entrepreneurs will be presented at the traditional Startup Bazaar exhibition.

The guru of technological world will try to look into the future to see how technology will change the world in the near future. Managing Director of the World Economic Forum, Former Vice Chancellor and leader of the Free Democratic Party of Germany Philipp Rösler will arrive in the village of innovation, to talk about the fourth industrial revolution and meet with Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev. Continue reading

We enter SWSU through Instagram

Yesterday, the Southwest State University awarded the finalists and winners of the Instagram contest #postupayuvyuzgu. Graduates of schools of the Kursk region and some other regions of Russia competed for valuable prizes and certificates for the provision of benefits by the institution.

To participate in the competition it was enough to put in your profile photo, reflecting entering SWSU idea and put the hashtag #postupayuvyuzgu. After that, to connect the work of the organizing committee, every week, the jury chose the most vivid, funny, interesting, expressive photos. They put them in a group of the selection committee of SWSU in "Vkontakte". Then the social network users were to select the best three photos, which fell in the finals.

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