annual Russian Education Fair - 2011 was opened on May 12 at the Russian
Center of Science and Culture in New Delhi. The large-scale presentation
of the Russian educational institutions was organized by the Embassy
of the Russian Federation in India, Representative office of the Federal
Agency for Commonwealth of Independent States, Compatriots Living Abroad
and International Humanitarian Cooperation, Russian Center of International
Education, and Association of Russian Universities Working in India.
At the opening
ceremony of the exhibition Rector of the Tver State Medical Academy
and President of the Association of Russian Universities Working in
India Prof. Mikhail N. Kalinkin stated that the goal of the event is
to present the diversity of opportunities that the Russian educational
market can offer: “Although majority of the Indian citizens move to
Russia for medical education, we would like to pay attention of the
younger Indian generation on the advantages of the technical education
in Russian universities as well”.
the Tver State Medical Academy, the exhibition was attended by Moscow
Power Engineering Institute, Moscow Aviation Institute, Tomsk Polytechnic
University, Mari State Technical University, Russian Peoples' Friendship
University, St. Petersburg Sate Medical Academy named after Mechnikov,
Volgograd State Medical University and other universities.
After the exhibition
kick-off in New Delhi, the Russian delegation visited the cities of
Chennai and Ahmedabad.