October 30, 2020, Financial University participated in the scientific and practical conference "Export of Education as a Factor for Social and Economic Development of the South of Russia and the Caspian Sea Region", which was held online on the platform of the Kalmyk State University.
This event is held within the framework of the federal project "Export of Education" of the national project "Education".
The purpose of the conference was to discuss the best practices in attracting, selecting, admitting, training and assisting foreign students in higher educational institutions during their stay in Russia.
On behalf of the Financial University, Deputy Vice-Rector for International Cooperation Andrey Rementsov took part in the plenary session and gave a presentation under the title "Export of Education — Challenges, Problems, Prospects".
During the presentation, Andrey Rementsov elaborated on the importance of training domestic labour, noted the reasons for obtaining a degree in Russia, enumerated some world trends, and shared his own experience of working online at the Financial University.
International education is one of the fastest growing export products! The demand for international education is growing, new technologies for providing educational services are constantly developing, so high quality education of foreigners is more relevant than ever!
The plenary session was also attended by heads of higher educational institutions and university branches, heads and staff of international offices and departments in charge of assisting and training foreign students, as well as representatives of regional/federal authorities and employers.
At the end of the conference, a resolution containing proposals for disseminating the best practices was prepared, and a collection of reports and articles was published.