NTF mission:

omprehensive support to development of an effective education and research system as a foundation of the Russian economy and society competitiveness




17.07.2012 Recent changes in Russian legislation in the field of education

On 20 and 21 April the International Organisations Research Institute of the National Research University Higher School of Economics will hold an international conference Enhancing Development Effectiveness through New Partnerships.


The BSRUN workshop "Managing International Staff and Student Mobility" will take place in Saint-Petersburg, Russia on February 3, 2011


Russian-French seminar on Capacity Development for the Russian national research universities


Universities should be a key part of an education system that is an engine for social mobility. The UK Prime Minister David Cameron promised the Governments proposed higher education fees package will be sustainable, competitive and fair.


Education and training systems are fundamental for economic recovery. Chair Summary of OECD Education Ministerial Meeting on the topic of Investing in Human and Social Capital: New Challenges held in Paris, 4-5 November 2010.


G20 Toronto summit commitments compliance

15.10.2010 The V Forum of Creative and Academic Intelligentsia of the CIS Member States was held in Moscow
11.10.2010 Seminar 'Managing International Mobility Programmes - Erasmus Mundus Action 2 Case Study' will be held in Kazan on 27 October 2010.

The new edition of "Education at a Glance 2010: OECD Indicators"

16.09.2010 Share the opinion of the Russian education society on the most important action we need to take in education today in the context of the economic crisis.

Universities and other academic institutions will enjoy a simplified procedure of obtaining work permit and other documents which they have been seeking for several years.


The Education Roundtable was held in Moscow on September 7,2010 during the official visit of the President of Ireland Mary McAleese to Russia at the Russian Presidents invitation. It was aimed at the development of the Russian-Irish cooperation in the sphere of higher.


Dmitry Medvedev's speech at meeting with Russian ambassadors and permanent representatives in international organisations >>>


In the Budget Address to the Government and Federal Assembly on budget policy for 2011-2013  Dmitry Medvedev outlined the main objectives of budget policy.


Following the talks in Washington (24 June 2010), Dmitry Medvedev and Barack Obama issued a number of joint statements.


Pre-G8/G20 Summit Conferences in Toronto


G20 Pittsburgh summit commitments compliance


We will therefore continue to make progress in the Bologna process, and we are willing to coordinate our work in the area with that of our colleagues here in Ukraine - President Medvedev stated in a meeting with students from Kiev National University, May, 18,2010, Kiev.

28.04.2010 NTF held its Ist International Conference Internationalization of Higher Education: Trends, Strategies and Scenarios for the Future.
08.04.2010 Meeting on the Modernization of Higher Education in Russia.