These days, the International Education Forum is taking place in the French capital. At the event, together with the Governor of the Sverdlovsk region Yevgeny Kuyvashev, Ural is represented by the USUE rector Yakov Silin and the UrFU rector Victor Koksharov.
Governor Yevgeny Kuyvashev told the forum participants about the experience of the Sverdlovsk region in the implementation of educational projects and outlined the opportunities that the World Expo 2025 in Yekaterinburg would give to the development of this sphere. In particular, the forum participants became acquainted with the project “Ural Engineering School” as well as with the successful experience of the Sverdlovsk region in WorldSkills movement and other developments.
“Comprehensive infrastructure for educational institutions is the most important task for us. We build kindergartens, schools and university buildings according to the most modern standards: with swimming pools and stadiums; we fit them with the latest equipment and computers; we support talented school and university students and their teachers. Thanks largely to this, the Sverdlovsk region is among the top ten Russian regions in terms of key macroeconomic indicators,” the Governor said.
USUE rector Yakov Silin presented the leading economic university of the Urals. He spoke about the educational programs of the university, its research and development, achievements in international activities, and USUE infrastructure.