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23.11.2016
NArFU and Korean Universities Sign Memoranda of Cooperation
NArFU and Korean Universities Sign Memoranda of Cooperation

Arkhangelsk saw the completion of the 4th Russian and Korean Rectors’ Forum. The final stage of this event discussed how cooperation can be established between the universities and SMEs. Also, the prospects of further cooperation between the Russian and the Korean universities were discussed.

23.11.2016
Russian and Korean University Rectors Discuss Cooperation Scenarios
Russian and Korean University Rectors Discuss Cooperation Scenarios

Today witnessed the start in M.V. Lomonosov Northern (Arctic) Federal University of the business program of the 4th Russian and Korean Rectors’ Forum “Enhancing Russia-Korea Relations in Education and Technologies”, an event designed to launch cooperation on exchanging knowledge about the Northern Sea Route, and to strengthen the relations between university-hosted sci-parks and the leading businesses as a prerequisite for new star-ups and re-ignited dialogue about promising technologies.

23.11.2016
Art Knows No Borders: NArFU hosted Korean folk dance and music show
Art Knows No Borders: NArFU hosted Korean folk dance and music show

22 November, the Northern (Arctic) Federal University’s main assembly hall hosted the performance by Korean folk musicians and dancers.

11.10.2016
The Northern Arctic Federal University (NArFU) invites students from Sweden to apply for a SI Visby programme and take part in one of our exchange programmes
The Northern Arctic Federal University (NArFU) invites students from Sweden to apply for a SI Visby programme and take part in one of our exchange programmes

The Northern Arctic Federal University (NArFU) invites students from Sweden to apply for a SI Visby programme and take part in one of our exchange programmes which take place in spring of 2017 and 2017/2018 academic year in our University.

04.10.2016
The Board of the National Centre for Public Accreditation has issued certificates of international accreditation to NArFU educational programmes
The Board of the National Centre for Public Accreditation has issued certificates of international accreditation to NArFU educational programmes

On the 21st of September 2016 the results of the international peer-review panel of two NArFU’s educational programmes within the TEMPUS ALIGN “Achieving and checking the alignment between academic programmes and qualification frameworks”-project were evaluated on the Board of the National Centre for Public Accreditation (NCPA).

05.09.2016
Her Royal Highness Princess Anne visited NArFU
Her Royal Highness Princess Anne visited NArFU

Her Royal Highness Princess Anne and her husband, Vice Admiral Sir Timothy Laurence, met with NArFU Rector Elena Kudryashova and attended the exhibition devoted to the university’s key activities.

05.09.2016
The ambassadors of the Great Britain and Australia have congratulated Arkhangelsk upon the 75th anniversary of the arrival of convoy Dervish.
The ambassadors of the Great Britain and Australia have congratulated Arkhangelsk upon the 75th anniversary of the arrival of convoy Dervish.

Honored guests visited NARFU on 30 August and took part in the opening ceremony of the VI international forum «To the Glory of the Russian Fleet and Homeland».

05.09.2016
Elena Kudryashova: «We need to use history lessons in order to solve current problems»
Elena Kudryashova: «We need to use history lessons in order to solve current problems»

Veterans of the Great Patriotic war, government officials, academics, official diplomatic delegations from the USA, Canada, Great Britain, New Zealand, Australia, Poland, France, Iceland and Netherlands took part in today’s grand opening of the VI International forum “To the glory of Fleet and Homeland” and international research-to-practice conference “Lend-lease and arctic convoys: from regional cooperation to the global coalition”.

05.09.2016
Visit of the British delegation headed by Princess Anne to the Northern (Arctic) Federal University
Visit of the British delegation headed by Princess Anne to the Northern (Arctic) Federal University

In frames of the celebration which marks the 75th anniversary since the arrival of the first union convoy to the port of Arkhangelsk under the title of Dervish Princess Anne and her delegation visited the Northern Artic Federal University on 31 August.

18.07.2016
Andrey Repnevsky: Dervish symbolizes a union that can be re-ignited for the good on planet Earth
Andrey Repnevsky: Dervish symbolizes a union that can be re-ignited for the good on planet Earth

In late August, Arkhangelsk is to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the arrival in its port, on 31 August 1941, of the first allied convoy Dervish with military cargoes for the Soviet Army to fight the Nazi Germany. Professor at NArFU Department of General History Andrey Repnevsky is convinced that the cooperation maintained by the West and the USSR during World War II can be re-ignited.

13.07.2016
Polish Students Explore Biodiversity of Russian North
Polish Students Explore Biodiversity of Russian North

The Higher School of Life Sciences and Technology has hosted the international school “High-Latitude Ecosystem Biodiversity: threats and protection techniques”, participated by biology students from Poland.

13.07.2016
NArFU To Conduct Legal Research On Spitsbergen
NArFU To Conduct Legal Research On Spitsbergen

Head of International Law and Comparative Legal Studies Department Ivan Saveliev and researcher with the Arctic Centre for Strategic Research Sergey Zviagin have joined the expedition “Around Svalbard - 2016. Artistic Exploration of the Arctic”, an event lasting from July 14 to August 26.

13.07.2016
“A Changing Arctic” course offered to NArFU students at the University of Oslo

On 25 June – 5 August 2016 NArFU students take part in the Master course “A Changing Arctic” offered within the joint project between the University of Oslo and Northern (Arctic) Federal University “AwaRE: Arctic Research and Education” (SIU High North Programme). The course is organized on the premises of the University of Oslo as part of the 70th International Summer School.

12.07.2016
Libor Lněnička: “It is important to improve Arkhangelsk in order to attract tourists”
Libor Lněnička: “It is important to improve Arkhangelsk in order to attract tourists”

Today we took the opportunity to meet a guest of our university, Libor Lněnička, a representative of Masaryk University in Brno, Czech Republic. In addition to discussing his visit, we were pleased to ask our guest about the city of Brno and to discover that Arkhangelsk is not the first Russian city Libor has been to.

05.07.2016
Achieving and checking the alignment between academic programmes and qualification frameworks
Achieving and checking the alignment between academic programmes and qualification frameworks

Professor Andre Govaert: NArFU did a good job developing its master’s programs. Expert of TEMPUS ALIGN European project team Andre Hovaert (Belgium) gave positive feedback about the level of preparedness for international accreditation achieved by NArFU’s two master’s programs.

07.06.2016
Exploring The Arctic Announces Its Winners
Exploring The Arctic Announces Its Winners

The contest of students' project ideas Exploring the Arctic has entered its home stretch at M.V. Lomonosov Northern (Arctic) Federal University, having announced its winners as part of the All-Russian Research to Practice Conference “The Arctic as a National Mega-Project: staffing and research support solutions”.