A delegation from South Ural State University visited the Medical University of Varna (Bulgaria). The goal of the visit was to start cooperative research in the sphere of biologically active extracts.
The signing of an agreement on the opening of Samsung IoT Academy program at the South Ural State University School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science will be held on June 26th at SUSU.
This agreement is the result of successful selection of SUSU’s application to participate in a project on the development of a center of expertise on the Internet of Things and data mining being realized by Samsung Company in the leading universities in Russia.
Josef Bednařík, a student of the Brno University of Technology, came to SUSU one year ago as an exchange student to complete his study in master’s program in the specialty of “Mechatronics and Robotic Engineering”. Now the time of his studying in Russia is coming to an end, and we decided to ask Josef what was memorable about Russia and the time that he spent at South Ural State University.
– Why did you decide to choose a university precisely in Russia?
An international conference and exhibition of the National Association for Foreign Student Affairs NAFSA 2018 took place in the USA. Russia was represented by leading universities of the country, participants of Project 5-100, South Ural State University among them. Within the event, domestic universities were given the opportunity to establish relations with universities of Northern America, as well as with universities of Europe and Asia.
In 2018–2019, the program of project-based education has been officially launched at South Ural State University. However, this educational technology has already been implementing in a number of university’s subdivisions for many years. In particular, SUSU students have been working on construction of race cars since 2012 in the frameworks of Formula Student engineering competition among university students, organized by the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE), which nowadays includes 570 teams representing higher education institutions from around the world.
Check the fat content of cottage cheese, find out whether milk is complying with the GOST, and discover your favorite cookie’s true composition. Students of the SUSU Summer School visited laboratories of the School of Medical Biology and carried out a series of experiments over products.
According to the children, checking food quality turned out to be not only interesting but also healthful.
The Department of Applied Mathematics has been established on June 23 of 1973 upon Decree No.241 of the CPI Rector as part of the Faculty of Instrument Engineering upn an initiative of its first Director, Vladimir Tsygankov.
It was the first department of the South Urals that preformed training of specialists in programming, mathematical methods application and computational equipment for various spheres of science and technology.
On June 20, admission campaign started in universities all around Russia. In this regard, representatives of the leading universities of the Chelyabinsk region were invited to the new episode of Talk Show The Round, South Ural State University among them.
The topic of discussion was prospective professions, advantages of contract-based and state-funded education forms, and the employability of alumni.
As a result of a competitive selection among service members of student labor unions across Russia for the right to participate in international construction projects, the commander of South Ural State University’s Headquarter of Student Labor Unions, 5th year student of the Institute of Architecture and Construction, Semen Glushenko is to travel to the Ruppur Atomic Energy Station in South Asia.
In 1990, upon initiative of Cambridge University and the University of Salamanca, the Association of Language Testers in Europe (ALTE), which presently conducts integrated control when organizing certified exams in foreign languages, has been created. ALTE includes 19 national testing systems.
Russia as an associated member of the ALTE is represented by the Russian state system of testing Russian as a foreign language for foreign citizens. ALTE accepts the Russian State Certificate that certifies results of testing.
Student of ISTiS Anton Bulaev took a silver medal at the Russian Championship in individual event, and a golden medal in team event in the Challenge Match competition between teams of archers and arbalesters. The competitions took place in Ulyanovsk on June 8-11.
A delegation from SUSU visited Scientific and Production Association “Orion” in Moscow. In the result of the visit, several areas of cooperation were determined. Implementation of projects is planned for the nearest future.
On June 20, the admission campaign started at South Ural State University. Kristina Ryzhaya became the first university applicant; she chose enrolling for a master’s degree program at the Institute of Sport, Tourism and Service.
As per tradition, the first applicant was ceremoniously greeted and congratulated by the Rector of SUSU, Aleksandr Shestakov. In his comment, the Rector emphasized the importance of this event.
Students of the SUSU Institute of Architecture and Construction are given the opportunity to polish their academic drawing skills in the most picturesque cities of Russia for two weeks. This year, SUSU second-year students majoring in Architectural Design of the Department of Architecture will go to Saint Petersburg for two weeks for a plein-air practice.
On June 5, the 7th Russia-Kyrgyzstan Interregional Conference took place in Chelyabinsk. The main topic of discussion was The Role of Digital Transformation in Economic Integration of the Russian Federation and the Kyrgyz Republic.
41 students took part in the Conference as volunteers, SUSU students included. Supervisor of the SUSU volunteer event, Veronika Livonchik, told us about selection of students and general responsibilities of volunteers, and shared her emotions:
At the Power Engineering Faculty of South Ural State University’s Polytechnic Institute, there are student corners for all SUSU students to relax and enjoy themselves.
The Dean of the Power Engineering Faculty, Sergey Gandzha, told us about how the idea for creating such spaces came to be, and where additional areas for relaxation and leisure will be created.
– How did the idea for creating student corners come about?
Due to modern technology development, there are more and more people willing to learn foreign languages distantly. Scientists of South Ural State University developed an innovative robotized dialog system for learning Russian language by foreigners; the system that allows mastering the language ‘from the scratch’ from any part of the world.
Over the last few years, South Ural State University has been successfully cooperating with more than 10 universities in Kazakhstan. More than 20 students have already completed their study in double master’s degree programs and received diplomas from both SUSU and a Kazakh university.
In 2018, South Ural State University and Peter the Great Saint Petersburg Polytechnic University signed a partnership agreement. Presently, negotiations are being held to establish a branch of the SPbPU New Manufacturing Technologies NTI Center at SUSU.
Children’s Internet University of SUSU is successfully finishing its first academic year. Within this time, school students from all around Russia could learn fundamentals of various sciences, which the university’s lecturers taught in an interesting form.
Each year students of South Ural State University undertake internships, get working experience in real-life industry. Students of the Department of Food and Biotechnology of the SUSU School of Medical Biology have the opportunity to prove themselves not only in the university’s laboratories but also at industrial enterprises.
A press conference from Rector Aleksandr Shestakov entitled “SUSU in the World’s Education Elite” dedicated to the university’s inclusion into the list of the best universities around the world according to Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) British Consulting Company was held in South Ural State University’s Sigma academic building on June 14th.
On June 19th 2018 at 10:00 in Chelyabinsk, a festival of Peace dedicated to the 30-year anniversary of the Run for Peace will be held at the Victory Garden (Sad Pobedy), with a ceremonial meeting of the Western branch of the Peace Run Russian Torch Relay in Tyumen – Moscow – Stavropol.
In July of 2018, beginner media specialists will be able to work in a team of the Youth Resource Center, get consultations on administrating groups and accounts in social networks, writing press releases, and designing decorations.