Meeting with a Persona


Institute of History and International Relations of Southern Federal University continues to present the project «Historic Environment. The Meeting with the Persona.» The project was created for the development of common cultural competence of students for the purpose of broadcasting of Russian cultural heritage and moral values.

The guest of the project at this time would be a famous Russian poet, laureate of the State Prize of the USSR, Honored Artist of Russia Andrey Dementyev.

Meeting will be held on September 28 at 12.00 in SFedU Museum of History (ul. Bolshaya Sadovaya, 105).

National Student Football League Tournament


«STUDENTS BRICS GAMES — 2016″ was the first tournament of the National Student Football League of the season-2016/2017’s. It took place from 20 to 23 of September 2016 in Yekaterinburg and hosted teams of federal universities.

Rostovites won the right to play in the final of «STUDENTS BRICS GAMES — 2016″. In the last match of the tournament SFedU team won the team of UrFU with the score 3: 0. Sergei Lednev (SFedU Academy of Psychology and Pedagogy), became the best player of «STUDENTS BRICS GAMES — 2016».

SFedU at EAIE Exhibition


Southern Federal University was represented at the exhibition of the European Association for International Education (EAIE) which took part on September 13-16 in Liverpool. EAIE conference is one of the largest forums for international education.

Among the participants were universities, projects popularizing national education abroad, summer schools, educational platforms, recruiting agencies, consulting companies.

SfedU was represented by the Head of International Relations Office Elena Fedotova and the lecturer from the Institute of mathematics, mechanics and computer sciences Vitaly Bragilevsky.

This event is intended to make the university familiar to foreign partners and enhance network in academic exchange in terms of Erasmus+ program.

VII Festival of Science

l8tl17bendyVII Festival of Science of South of Russia will be held on 24-25 September at «VertolExpo».

The first day of the exhibition will run from 11am to 5pm, Sunday — from 11am until 4pm.

Research, Education and Design technologies of SFedU, industry and business, and partners of the Festival will be introduced to the visitors. This year the Festival will be attended by 15 universities from the Southern, North Caucasian Federal District, 27 of the structural subdivisions of the Southern Federal University and 9 partner organizations.

Opening the Festival will be held September 24 to Saturday, 12.00.
Free admission.

Internship in the Institute of Applied Sciences in Germany


In July-August 2016 Yulia Klunnikova, Associate Professor from the Department of electronics and instrumentation, SFedU Nanotechnology Institute, has been on the internship at the Institute of Applied Sciences (Wiesbaden, Germany).

Training took place in the framework of the joint research project of the German Research Community (DFG) and the Russian Foundation for Basic Research (RFBR) on the topic «Theoretical and experimental investigations of defects in the growth of sapphire crystals.»

During the internship modeling of the formation of defects in single crystals of sapphire was carried out. The meeting considered issues of further cooperation between the Southern Federal University and the Institute of Applied Sciences (Germany).

Youth Time


International youth movement «Youth Time» opened the acceptance of applications for participation in the Youth Global Forum 2016 to be held from 24 to 26 of November in Jakarta, the capital of Indonesia.

This year’s forum will be devoted to discussion of the relationship between sustainable development and social entrepreneurship in the region. It is expected that the event will bring together more than 150 young activists from around the world. A distinctive feature of the Youth Global Forum — the ability of each party to present its own project on the subject of the forum and to receive a grant for its implementation.

The forum participants will be provided with accommodation expenses, meals and participation in all the program events.

Applications deadline is 19 of September.

It is possible to take part in the forum as an author of the project or as a listener.

Basic requirements for the participants:

— Age from 18 to 32;

— The candidate must be a student, a social entrepreneur, an intern or startups;

— High level of English proficiency.

Authors will get a chance to:

— Win a grant for the project;

— Get advice from an expert on the revision and development of the project;

— Present their project to the public and to find like-minded people;

— Gain invaluable experience of multicultural communication and training in the amazing city of Jakarta.

Listeners will have a chance:

— To gain new knowledge and inspiration from the speeches of honorable guests of the forum;

— To find like-minded people;

— To gain invaluable experience of multicultural communication and training in the amazing city of Jakarta.

Please note that the organizers do not cover travel costs.

Details on the official website of the Forum:

Twin City Visits SFedU


The official delegation from Greece including city major and business community came to Rostov-on-Don on September 8 in terms of 267th Anniversary of Rostov-on-Don and 60th Anniversary of relationships with Greek city of Volos.  

Among the participants was rector’s plenipotentiary S. Goryaynov. Agenda involved educational issues like students’ exchange. Both parties are interested in scientific and information exchange as well as in publishing activity.

A special emphasis was put on archeological and historical education as both cities are true historical treasure.