Tyumen universities merged (Russia)

Tyumen State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering  (TSUACE) and Tyumen State Oil and Gas University (TSOGU) were reorganized via merging of TSUACE with TSOGU as its new subdivision ( per Order No. 1535 dated 29.12.2015 “The reorganization of

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Institutional merger creates Moscow Polytech

Moscow Polytechnic University ("Moscow Polytech")  was created in March 2016 via a merger of Moscow University of Mechanical Engineering (MAMI) [Университет машиностроения (МАМИ)] and Moscow State University of Printing Arts named after Ivan Fyodorov [Мо

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Online Verification: Russian federal diploma database keeps growing

Website: http://frdocheck.obrnadzor.gov.ru/ Although not entirely comprehensive, the federal verification service database, which was launched a few years ago, now has millions of records that are verifiable online.  These records include: intermediate p

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Moscow State University of Railway Engineering Renamed Again (Russia)

In 2017, Moscow State University of Railway Engineering named after Emperor Nicholas II Московский государственный университет путей сообщения Императора Николая II was renamed Russian University of Transport (MIIT)  Российский университет транспорта (МИ

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Ministry of Education and Science divided into two ministries (Russia)

On May 15, 2018, the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation (Министерство образования и науки Российской Федерации - https://минобрнауки.рф/) was divided into: Ministry of Education of the Russian Federation (Министерство просвещения

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