From October 22 to December 24, a joint project of JSC "Russian Agricultural Bank" and the Russian Timiryazev State Agrarian University is being carried out. The 252 hour training program consists of modules on economics, beekeeping and crop production.
The Farmer's School is a unique project that will create new jobs and bring new domestic brands of high-quality agricultural products to the market. Its goal is to create new financially stable peasant farms and thereby give a qualitative impetus to the farming movement in the country. This will be helped by specialized knowledge and professional skills that university specialists are ready to share, as well as unique industry expertise and financial support that Russian Agricultural Bank will provide to the best graduates of the School.
Upon graduation from the School for Farmers, graduates will receive state documents in the direction of Agriculture, which are necessary for subsequent grant support of projects.
This year, the main themes of ErasmusDays around the world are digital transformation and environmental management, the theme of events in Timiryazev Academy is defined as "Still Erasmus". As part of the three-day ErasmusDays program, Timiryazev Academy students will learn about the benefits of mobility, the results of Erasmus + projects, and will also be able to communicate with peers who have already completed their studies at a foreign university under the academic mobility program.
Schedule of ErasmusDays:
- October 14 at 9:00 (Moscow time) - interviews with students who have been trained at foreign universities under the Erasmus + academic mobility program.
Students will talk about their experience, the prospects for student exchange in a pandemic and answer the most popular questions. The video will be available in the official communities of the university on social networks.
- October 14 at 11:00 (Moscow time) - start of the digital photo exhibition.
The photo exhibition is dedicated to the stories of participants in the Erasmus + academic mobility program. With the help of a photo, students will share their memories and stories of studying abroad.
- October 14 at 12:00 (Moscow time) - the start of the online quiz.
The quiz will be held in two languages:
• in Russian: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfPYf7CVIKe3njEWqWvfqrH4Mn_Il6uLGzlK-4mVJKMVrwJiA/viewform
• in English: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScpe3SHrOr_DOdr6yKlJg3LgDKkm4Jt3jgCHyZgV558-9l50A/viewform
Participation end time: October 16 at 12:00.
All participants will receive certificates, pleasant prizes await the winners.
- October 15 at 13:00 (Moscow time) - Round table dedicated to the discussion of the training and new programs on digitalization of environmental management within the TAURUS project.
Pre-registration link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMkde-orzIuHdScNWMfgpZelp8nMTWaFKMu
After registration, you will receive a confirmation email containing information on entering the conference.
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.
At the final event of the "BayStudy-2021" program from the "Bayer Crop Science" company, scientific works on agriculture were presented by 18 undergraduate and graduate students of universities and research institutes. In total, more than 200 applications from 35 universities in the country were submitted for the correspondence stage. Among the leaders of the project are students and postgraduates of the Plant Protection Department of the Agrobiotechnology Institute.
The scientific initiative "BayStudy" is a project designed to support talented students and graduate students who intend to grow and develop professionally in the field of plant protection, as well as those who wish to gain practical skills.
The victories of our students for the first time brought the Timiryazev Academy to the leaders of the university ranking of winners of the "BayStudy" project.
The winners of the competition received a monthly scholarship from the Bayer concern and were given the opportunity to undergo an internship at the BayArena platform - the Bayer agrotechnological competence platform, employment in the company and access to an English language course.
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.