Professor of the University of Tushia Riccardo Valentini returned to active cooperation with the Timiryazev Academy within the framework of the world-class Scientific Center "Agrotechnologies for the Future". Riccardo Valentini told how his long-term cooperation with the Timiryazev Academy began and noted the high level of education at the Timiryazev Academy.
Riccardo Valentini also noted the huge potential of Russia as a country with the largest area of land in the world suitable for the production of agricultural products. According to the scientist, Russia should become the largest exporter of products on the international market.
Russian Timiryazev State Agrarian University for the first time in the history of Russian agricultural education entered the most prestigious international rating World University Rankings 2022. The British rating agency Quacquarelli Symonds compiled a fresh list.
According to the results of the international ranking QS World University Rankings 2022, Timiryazev Academy became the first and only agricultural university in Russia, included in the list of the best higher educational institutions in the world. The University is on the 1201st place out of 1300 participants in the ranking, representing 97 countries of the world.
The participants of the discussion were heads of 19 universities from 10 countries: Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Russia, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Ukraine.
The meeting was attended by the rector of the Timiryazev Academy, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Chairman of the Association of Agricultural Universities of Russia "Agroeducation" Vladimir Ivanovich Trukhachev. The head of the university presented a report to his colleagues on the topic "Scientific and educational projects of the Timiryazev State Agrarian University-Moscow State Agricultural Academy and directions for the development of cooperation between universities of the CIS countries"
An agreement was reached between the Commonwealth of Independent States universities on holding joint winter and summer schools, internships for young scientists, doctoral students, postgraduates, undergraduates in research laboratories and centers that have been accredited and are open to all scientists and teachers.
The RAEX rating agency has published a rating of the 100 best universities in Russia. One of the main findings of the 2021 ranking is the strengthening of the positions of universities that train specialists for socially significant areas, which include agriculture. The Timiryazev Academy is recognized as the leader among agricultural universities. Compared to last year, the RT SAU moved up 6 positions and took 56th place.
The RAEX rating agency is the largest agency in the field of non-credit ratings. The agency is engaged in the compilation of rankings, the assignment of non-credit ratings, industry and market research and events related to its analytical activities.