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Konstantin Markelov Is Officially Confirmed as ASU Rector
19August2019

Konstantin Markelov Is Officially Confirmed as ASU Rector

It’s become known today that Mikhail Kotyukov, the Minister of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation, signed a respective order.

Astrakhan State University Launches Summer Ecological School
19August2019

Astrakhan State University Launches Summer Ecological School

During a two-week period, representatives of 15 Russian HEIs will study the Volga delta ecosystems, both in theory and in practice within their trip to the Astrakhan State Biosphere Reserve. The intensive course will result in presentations of group mini projects.

ASU Publishing House Issues Digital Caspian Region Proceedings
18August2019

ASU Publishing House Issues Digital Caspian Region Proceedings

The issue is a collection of the materials of the international scientific forum, held in May 2019 at Astrakhan State University.

ASU Will Teach How to Develop Individual Learning Routes
17August2019

ASU Will Teach How to Develop Individual Learning Routes

Astrakhan State University has approved a new additional advanced training programme “Methodological Support of Individual Development in History and Social Science”.

Konstantin Markelov Sums Up Results of His Participation in the Caspian Economic Forum
16August2019

Konstantin Markelov Sums Up Results of His Participation in the Caspian Economic Forum

Joint activities with the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO, development of educational programmes for Chinese universities, establishment of the Centre for Turkmen Culture and Language... ASU Acting Rector Konstantin Markelov talks about his agreements with participants of the 2019 Caspian Economic Forum and new projects for the university.

ASU Scientist Explains How Many Trees Astrakhan Needs
15August2019

ASU Scientist Explains How Many Trees Astrakhan Needs

A typical summer heat is coming back to the region, and it means that green areas may become really saving for the citizens. According to the UN, trees can reduce the need for air conditioning systems by 30% if they are planted around the buildings properly. This interesting fact is commented by Mikhail Valov, an associate professor of the ASU Faculty of Geology & Geography.

Akhtubinsk Chooses Location for a New Branch of ASU
14August2019

Akhtubinsk Chooses Location for a New Branch of ASU

On August 12, Roman Kozyrkov, the Director of the ASU Znamensk Branch, took part in a meeting of the Akhtubinsk Administration on the issues of choosing the buildings that will serve as academic premises of the educational institution.

Staff Members and Students of ASU College Discuss Top-Priority Areas of Regional Development
14August2019

Staff Members and Students of ASU College Discuss Top-Priority Areas of Regional Development

The Astrakhan Museum of Military Glory hosted an extended meeting, involving members of regional offices of the social movements “Russia’s Search Movement” and “Russia’s Immortal Regiment”.

UAV-Based Surveys at ASU Experimental Field
13August2019

UAV-Based Surveys at ASU Experimental Field

The Educational Experimental Facility “Nachalo” of Astrakhan State University keeps conducting surveys with the use of unmanned air vehicles and artificial intelligence in agriculture.

ASU Department of Continuing Education Sums Up Results of the Past Academic Year
13August2019

ASU Department of Continuing Education Sums Up Results of the Past Academic Year

More than 400 specialists successfully completed their studies within the professional retraining programmes at the Department of Continuing Education, and the half of them is students, who were doing additional education programmes along with mastering their majors.

ASU Is Ready to Serve a Venue of Second Caspian Economic Forum
12August2019

ASU Is Ready to Serve a Venue of Second Caspian Economic Forum

The organization of another international event has been announced today by Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev during his today’s speech at the 2019 Caspian Economic Forum in Turkmenistan.

Konstantin Markelov: ASU Project Is Fully in Line with Turkmenistan President’s Proposals
12August2019

Konstantin Markelov: ASU Project Is Fully in Line with Turkmenistan President’s Proposals

An idea on creating the Caspian Research & Educational Centre, implemented at Astrakhan State University, complies with the strategic areas of the development of the Caspian states.

Konstantin Markelov Held Several Business Meetings in Turkmenistan
11August2019

Konstantin Markelov Held Several Business Meetings in Turkmenistan

These days, the Acting Rector of Astrakhan State University is taking part in the first Caspian Economic Forum.

ASU Agriculturists Talk to Their Colleagues on the Russian Field Day
09August2019

ASU Agriculturists Talk to Their Colleagues on the Russian Field Day

On August 6-7, the Astrakhan Experiment Station — a branch of the N. I. Vavilov All-Russian Institute of Plant Genetic Resources (VIR) — hosted the comprehensive event on the usage of the world genetic pool of VIR plant resources for successful development of the Astrakhan agro-industrial complex.

Representatives of Astrakhan State University Improve Their Language Proficiency in Turkey
08August2019

Representatives of Astrakhan State University Improve Their Language Proficiency in Turkey

Within the framework of the protocol on cooperation between ASU and Sakarya University, students of the Faculty of Foreign Languages and Department of Continuing Education attended a 3-month course in Turkish at the summer language school “ÒÖMER”.

Astrakhan State University Opens Its Branch in Akhtubinsk
08August2019

Astrakhan State University Opens Its Branch in Akhtubinsk

Such a decision has finally been made at a meeting between ASU Acting Rector Konstantin Markelov and Akhtubinsky District Head Aleksey Kirillov after lengthy negotiations.

Astrakhan State University Sums Up Island 10-22 Results
07August2019

Astrakhan State University Sums Up Island 10-22 Results

On July 10-22, the ASU team worked and studied at the second educational workshop “Island 10-22”, which took place at the Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology. The delegation members studied at different faculties-tracks, attended visionary lectures, met their colleagues from other universities and signed agreements.

Federal Youth Agency Commends Astrakhan State University Projects
06August2019

Federal Youth Agency Commends Astrakhan State University Projects

The Federal Youth Agency congratulates Astrakhan State University on the victory in the 2019 All-Russian competition of youth projects among higher educational institutions.

ASU Successfully Implements Mobility Programme with University of Venice
06August2019

ASU Successfully Implements Mobility Programme with University of Venice

Astrakhan State University and the Ca’ Foscari University of Venice have been cooperating within the framework of the Erasmus+ academic mobility programme for more than 13 years. This May, Astrakhan welcomed nine Italian students who came to our city to undertake traineeships at the largest companies of the region. One of them shares his impressions and emotions from the traineeship course.

Completion of the First Stage of Enrollment at ASU
05August2019

Completion of the First Stage of Enrollment at ASU

August 3 was a significant date for many applicants: the document submission to the programmes of intramural and mixed forms of study was completed, and respective orders on first-stage enrollment were issued. According to the Admission Campaign Office, only 151 state-funded places out of 817 remain vacant.

Astrakhan State University Graduates at the Territory of Meanings
02August2019

Astrakhan State University Graduates at the Territory of Meanings

From July 5 to August 20, the Federal Youth Agency is holding the 5th All-Russian Youth Educational Forum “Territory of Meanings” in Solnechnogorsk, Moscow Oblast. Natalia Markova and Marina Zinkina, former students of the ASU Faculty of Psychology, participated in the session “Eco-environment — Education”, held on July 13-19.

RF Ministry of Science and Higher Education and Sberbank Sign an Agreement on State Support of Student Loans
02August2019

RF Ministry of Science and Higher Education and Sberbank Sign an Agreement on State Support of Student Loans

What if you didn’t manage to obtain a state-funded place and to study for free and you don’t have enough funds to pay for education? To help such students, the RF Ministry of Science and Higher Education and Sberbank of Russia have developed a project on state support of student loans for Russian citizens.

MA Students of Astrakhan State University Get a Chance to Win More Grants
01August2019

MA Students of Astrakhan State University Get a Chance to Win More Grants

Astrakhan State University trains more than 800 talented Master’s degree students who already have their own scientific projects. Financing of students’ individual developments is provided through grants. On July 31, Russian President Vladimir Putin approved the instructions on support of MA students who have demonstrated their outstanding abilities. The document is published on the Kremlin website.

ASU Student Improved Solar Panels during His Traineeship
01August2019

ASU Student Improved Solar Panels during His Traineeship

In July 2019, Vladimir Ilyichev, a MA student of the major “Electronics & Nanoelectronics”, undertook a traineeship at the Research and Development Centre for Thin-Film Technologies in Energetics, St. Petersburg.

ASU Team Will Join the Water Transport Alternative Energy Competence Centre
31July2019

ASU Team Will Join the Water Transport Alternative Energy Competence Centre

Astrakhan has seen the launch of “EcoWave”, a Russian river expedition on a solar energy powered vessel. The ASU team, headed by Engineering Project Office Director Aleksey Titov, has actively got into gear of «EcoWave” and is not ready to rest.

Astrakhan State University Student Undergoes an Internship in France
31July2019

Astrakhan State University Student Undergoes an Internship in France

Language internships abroad offer a wide range of opportunities for students: they advance their colloquial foreign language, learn about the culture and everyday life of another country, about business ethics in foreign organizations and so on. Ekaterina Zheltova, an ASU 3rd year student who is now in the very heart of France, talks about specificity of her foreign internship and gives advice to those who would like to immerse themselves in the atmosphere of the French charm but still doubt.

“Astrakhan State University Has Lived Up to My Expectations and Hopes”
30July2019

“Astrakhan State University Has Lived Up to My Expectations and Hopes”

An ASU student Kirill Legkodimov talks about how he became a rower and why he entered the Faculty of Physical Training & Sports.

Famous Names of Great Britain Competition for Schoolchildren at ASU
30July2019

Famous Names of Great Britain Competition for Schoolchildren at ASU

On November 15, the ASU Department of Continuing Education will hold the 3rd interregional competition in English for comprehensive schoolchildren and students of any educational institution.

European Champions Choose Astrakhan State University as Their Alma Mater
29July2019

European Champions Choose Astrakhan State University as Their Alma Mater

July 29 saw the preliminary stage of enrollment at ASU. The ‘dream’ list included the names of two European champions — Said Ibragimov and Svetlana Titova. They decided to obtain a higher education with the major “Physical Training” at our university. The guys shared their plans for the future and told us about their victories.

Students of Astrakhan State University Work with Documents of the Past
29July2019

Students of Astrakhan State University Work with Documents of the Past

Students of the ASU Historical Faculty undertook a traineeship at one of the biggest archives of Russia — the Public Achieves of Astrakhan region.

Certificate Awarding Ceremony at ASU Department of Continuing Education
26July2019

Certificate Awarding Ceremony at ASU Department of Continuing Education

About 200 students were awarded with standard-form certificates on successful completion of additional professional education programmes.

ASU Athlete Ranks 5th at ERSO European Championship
26July2019

ASU Athlete Ranks 5th at ERSO European Championship

Aleksey Kolomin, a student of the ASU Faculty of Physical Training & Sports, participated in the Rope Skipping Championship in Graz, Austria, as part of the Russian team.

Graduates of ASU Department of Continuing Education Named the Best Teachers
25July2019

Graduates of ASU Department of Continuing Education Named the Best Teachers

At the end of the academic year, Astrakhan State University traditionally carries out the monitoring of training quality of additional professional programmes. The questionnaire includes a question on choosing the most efficient, outstanding and impressive teachers of the Department.

Participants of ASU Summer IT School Get Certificates
25July2019

Participants of ASU Summer IT School Get Certificates

In June 2019, the Faculty of Mathematics & Information Technologies implemented an additional educational programme for 5-8th grade schoolchildren on programming, non-standard mathematics and information security.

ASU Designers-To-Be Practise Theatrical Costume Making
24July2019

ASU Designers-To-Be Practise Theatrical Costume Making

3rd-year students of the major “Technology (Dress Tailoring & Design)” are undertaking a summer traineeship in a tailor’s workshop, organized at the Faculty of Pedagogics & Social Work of Astrakhan State University.

ASU on ISLAND 10-22: ASU Is Among 100 Russian Universities That Will Develop AI Competencies
23July2019

ASU on ISLAND 10-22: ASU Is Among 100 Russian Universities That Will Develop AI Competencies

Within the framework of the final day of the second educational workshop, the University 20.35, Agency for Strategic Initiatives and several companies - Mail.ru Group, Kribrum, Skyeng, Bigdata team, GIL – signed an agreement on participation in a network project on promoting AI technologies with 100 Russian universities.

Completion of Summer Physics School at Astrakhan State University
23July2019

Completion of Summer Physics School at Astrakhan State University

The educational event, organized by ASU together with the MEPhI Institute of Engineering Physics for Biomedicine, involved more than 50 participants – professors, associate professors, senior researchers, BA, MA and Ph.D. students from different universities of Russia.

ASU on ISLAND 10-22: ASU Signs Another Memorandum on the Last Day of the Workshop
22July2019

ASU on ISLAND 10-22: ASU Signs Another Memorandum on the Last Day of the Workshop

Today, on July 22, Astrakhan State University, Agency for Strategic Initiatives to Promote New Projects, NTI Platform and NTI University 20.35 have signed a quadripartite agreement.

ASU on ISLAND 10-22: Konstantin Markelov Participates in a Meeting with RF Minister of Science and Higher Education
22July2019

ASU on ISLAND 10-22: Konstantin Markelov Participates in a Meeting with RF Minister of Science and Higher Education

The Island organizers thoroughly thought through the list of experts that would visit the educational workshop and give a visionary lecture, master class or hold public discussion on certain educational issues. One of such speakers was RF Minister of Science and Higher Education Mikhail Kotyukov.

ASU on ISLAND 10-22: Astrakhan State University Signs Eleven More Partner Agreements
21July2019

ASU on ISLAND 10-22: Astrakhan State University Signs Eleven More Partner Agreements

ASU is meeting more and more new friends from across Russia at the second educational workshop! The signed agreements and memorandums of understanding will allow the universities to develop both individually and jointly for the purposes of the Russian education enhancement.