RT SAU and the Genotek Medical Genetic Center signed an agreement on cooperation in the field of education and science. The agreement implies the creation of educational programs with the aim of developing higher and additional professional education in the field of applying modern genetic approaches in the agricultural enterprises activities. The cooperation is designed to meet the employers' need for highly qualified personnel for the agricultural sector. Educational activities provided by the agreement will be held both for students and staff of the academy, and for already working representatives of the agricultural industry.
Russian Timiryazev State Agrarian University became one of the universities receiving grants in the "Research Leadership" direction of the "Priority 2030" program. The "Agricultural Breakthrough 2030" program proposed by the RT SAU rector - Prof. Vladimir Trukhachev, envisages strengthening the status of the Timiryazev Academy as the first agrarian research university, shaping the agenda for the entire system of agricultural science and education in the country. Project was also supported by the Minister of Agriculture of Russian Federation Dmitry Patrushev.
The eighth International Forum of Technological Development "Technoprom-2021" has ended in Novosibirsk. Alexey Skuratov, director of the "Agrotechnology for the future" scientific center, made a report within the framework of the event. He spoke about the activities of the Center and the first results of research work. The speaker paid special attention to educational programs developed within the framework of the consortium and ways to attract young scientific personnel to applied research.
"Dear friends! Please accept my sincere congratulations on the Day of Knowledge and the beginning of the new academic year.
This holiday is historically associated with the start of a new stage in life, the period of formation and discoveries, impressions and knowledge, which largely determine the future of each person. Education has been and remains the most important component of the personality upbringing and formation, the harmonious development of society and the state."
"We will continue to work on improving the system of specialized training, support talented youth and create all conditions for obtaining the necessary knowledge, as well as subsequent employment. The focus, of course, is on the development of agricultural science, the achievements of which largely determine the future of the Russian agro-industrial complex, its efficiency and competitiveness in the coming years. I wish you a fruitful academic year, high results and success in everything!"
Minister of Agriculture of the Russian Federation D.N. Patrushev
The areas of training that participated in accreditation were awarded the EXCELLENT QUALITY badge, which testifies to the high quality of educational programs accredited in accordance with European standards to guarantee the quality of education, the requirements of professional standards and the market.
In July 2021, an international accreditation for a period of 6 years was awarded to 15 educational curricula clusters of the RT SAU, including 74 educational programs:
"Agronomy" (35.03.04, 35.04.04) (B.Sc., M.Sc.);
"Agrochemistry and Agrosoil Science" (35.03.03, 35.04.03) (B.Sc., M.Sc.);