The “Russian School Students” Movement invited the Timiryazev Academy to participate in its exhibition "Big School Picnic".
At the event in “Gostiny Dvor”, the Institute of Agrobiotechnologies of the RT SAU presented models of a VR laboratory and a city farm. The University's developments were presented in the "Science" section.
Hundreds of guests of the exhibition were keenly interested in the work of innovative structures, including First Deputy Head of the Presidential Administration of the Russian Federation Sergey Kiriyenko, Minister of Education of the Russian Federation Sergey Kravtsov and Head of the Presidential Administration for Public Projects Sergey Novikov.
The country's main agricultural university opened its doors to high school students, graduates of technical schools and colleges to talk about the professions in demand in the modern agricultural sector. A rich and exciting program awaited the guests of the event. The geography of applicants included more than ten regions of the country. In addition to the capital's schoolchildren, the university was visited by guests from Tver, Tula, Vladimir, Kaluga, Leningrad, Penza and other regions.
On behalf of the team of many thousands of the Timiryazev Academy, the rector of the university, Professor Vladimir Trukhachev addressed the prospective applicants and their parents.
The head of the university noted that the Timiryazev Academy is the only agricultural university in Russia included in the “QS” international ranking and the prestigious Green Metrix world ranking of the most environmentally friendly universities.
Future students learned that our university is actively developing international cooperation with 96 countries of the world. Students annually train on exchange programs with universities in France, Czech Republic, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Romania, Turkey, China. Our diploma is highly regarded not only in Russia, but also abroad. Additionally, students got acquitted with the possibilities of the international dialog on site of our university – students club “TIMSTUDY” invites newcomers to come along and get experience in international interaction, learning new languages and share ones’ experience in a friendly and convenient atmosphere.
The guests of the holiday were pleased with the bright presentation of the of the university's preparation directions.