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Russian students of some regions will be able to change majors after the second year of study. Innovation will test in 2021 as part of a pilot project in some regions. This was told by Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council Committee for science, education and culture Viktor Kress, transmit “news”.
In which regions will be tested, not specified. Universities now impose a similar practice on their own choice, but it is expected that in the future it will be enshrined in law on behalf of the President of Russia Vladimir Putin. At the moment its there for students of the Ural Federal University, far Eastern Federal University and St. Petersburg state Polytechnic University Peter the Great.
In 2022 the ability to change majors during the course of study will be extended to the whole country. Among the advantages of such a system “proceedings” indicate a decrease in the number of payments in the first year out of frustration in the selected direction.
January 15 during the annual address to the Federal Assembly, Putin said that Russia will annually increase the number of budget places in universities. The President also explained that first of all it will affect is “those areas where not enough doctors, teachers, engineers.”
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