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Fulbright Program Opportunities for NVSU Students and Staff: outcomes of the online seminar

NVSU has completed the 3-day interactive online seminar on Fulbright Program Opportunities for Students and Staff of Nizhnevartovsk State University. The seminar attendees learned about the opportunities of Fulbright Program in the USA and received feedback on the experience of Fulbright alumni. The first day was devoted to the information on the US system of higher education and Fulbright Program, and group discussions and presentations of the following subjects.

A project by NVSU International Office approved for Fulbright program funding

An application for the project Fulbright Programme Opportunities for Students and Staff of Nizhnevartovsk State University proposed by NVSU International Office has been approved for funding by Fulbright programme. The project will include a 3-day online seminar organized together with Fulbright Alumni at Nizhnevartovsk State University. The seminar will be held on 9-11 June and shall use Zoom, Miro and Skype platform to organize conference call and group activities for NVSU students, lecturers and employees. During the seminar, the seminar organizers will touch upon the opportunities of Fulbright Progamme and share the experience of being a Fulbright grantee.

NVSU application for Fulbright approved for funding

Following the call for Fulbright English Teaching Assistant (ETA) program for Academic Year 2020-2021, an application to invite an American scholarship holder to NVSU to teach English at the Department for Linguistics and Translation was approved for funding. An English Teaching Assistant is to start at Nizhnevartovsk State University on January 15, 2021. Each year, the ETA program gives an opportunity to about 25 American scholarship holders to come to Russia as English Teaching Assistants. The Fulbright office in Moscow is responsible for assigning program participants Russian universities. The participants are to teach at any Russian university, except for universities in Moscow and St. Petersburg, for one academic year.

A new project of NVSU and JAMK University of Applied Sciences (Finland)

A joint project of the Nizhnevartovsk State University and JAMK University of Applied Sciences (Jyväskylä, Finland) was approved for funding following the call for proposals of the Finnish-Russian Student Exchange Program (FIRST). The FIRST student exchange program is based on network cooperation between Finnish and Russian higher education institutions and bilateral student exchange in agreed fields of study. The program is aimed at developing student and teacher mobility and exchanges. The joint NVSU and JAMK project involves an intensive course in Responsible Entrepreneurship in Tourism with a Focus on Accessible Tourism to be held in April 2021 at NVSU. The course will cover Finnish and Russian practices in promoting green skills and developing environmental culture in business. The project will involve members of JAMK University, and NVSU students and lecturers.

Danish students are getting used to studying at NVSU

NSVU held an orientation week for students of University College of South Denmark (UC SYD). During that week, foreign students learned about the Russian culture and customs and had a tour of the city and the university. 2nd year students from UC SYD, Anja Holz and Julia-Diana Zernecke, had come to NVSU to take practical training at the Faculty of Pedagogy and Psychology and study the program in Social Education as part of the Erasmus + student mobility program (Key Action 1: Credit mobility).

First NVSU students returned from Germany

Students of the Faculty of Humanities, Arina Safina and Irina Bezukladova, returned from the University of Applied Languages in Munich (SDI - Sprachen & Dolmetscher Institut München) where they had studied during autumn semester of 2019 within Erasmus+ Program. Here is what they shared about their experience of studying in Germany.

NVSU has taken part in a seminar on student support services

On February 5-7, 2020, Daria Polyakova, member of NVSU International Office, took part a practical seminar on the development of student support services, held at Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education (Monterrey, Mexico). Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education is a private university in Mexico and one of the country’s leading institutions of higher education. This seminar was a part in joint work of student and international services of partner universities. The seminar agenda included discussions of various practices and activities aimed at supporting student community, such as improving living and eating conditions, creating a harmonious socio-cultural environment on campus, supporting cultural identity, and developing youth social activity.

NVSU students has returned from study in Latvia

Students of the Faculty of Information Technology and Mathematics, Anna Pluzyan and Yerbol Zhakenov studied at the University of Liepaja during the fall semester of 2019 as part of the Erasmus + program. Anna and Erbol talked about studying in Europe.

Communication without borders

Yerbol Zhakenov and Anna Pluzyan, students of NVSU Faculty of Information Technology and Mathematics, have attended the seminar “Communication without borders” held on November 1-9, 2019 in Berlin (Germany). Seminar participants have studied visual communication tools and discussed the homework received at one of the seminar stages. Yerbol Zhakenov says, “The seminar was very bright and namable. It was very interesting to meet people from different countries like Greece, Macedonia, Georgia, Germany, Latvia and other. The participants introduced their countries and presented national dishes. It was a great opportunity to get to know a different culture.” NVSU students will take part in the third stage of the seminar which is to be held in Sochi in 2020.