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Another Group of Trainees Complete Presidential Program at ASU
04July2018

Another Group of Trainees Complete Presidential Program at ASU

Trainees of the Presidential Program who have been covering it over the academic year 2017-2018 have completed their studies.

Governor of Astrakhan Region Presents Diplomas to Newly Qualified Interpreters & Translators of ASU
04July2018

Governor of Astrakhan Region Presents Diplomas to Newly Qualified Interpreters & Translators of ASU

MA students of the Caspian Higher School of Interpreting & Translation have completed their studies. At the official ceremony, they have been congratulated by Mr. Alexander Zhilkin, Governor of Astrakhan Region, representatives of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, specialists of the European Union institutions, and our guests from the countries located at the Caspian Sea.

Citizen of Azerbaijan Graduates from Caspian Higher School of Interpreting & Translation of ASU
03July2018

Citizen of Azerbaijan Graduates from Caspian Higher School of Interpreting & Translation of ASU

Today the official ceremony of presentation of diplomas to graduates of the Caspian Higher School of Interpreting & Translation has taken place at Astrakhan State University. Etibar Babaev, an Azerbaijani citizen from the city of Ganja who previously graduated from our Law Department, is one of those graduates.

Renowned Russian Researcher Suggests Participation in Joint Development of Nanomedicine to People of ASU
03July2018

Renowned Russian Researcher Suggests Participation in Joint Development of Nanomedicine to People of ASU

Professor Victor Timoshenko from the National Research Nuclear University MEPhI (Moscow Engineering Physics Institute) has come to Astrakhan State University. At his meeting with Dr. Konstantin Markelov, Acting Rector of ASU, he discussed prospects of cooperation in the field of scientific research.

Students of ASU Discuss New Media Trends with Specialists from Moscow
03July2018

Students of ASU Discuss New Media Trends with Specialists from Moscow

Delegates of Astrakhan State University go on gaining experience at the educational forum Territory of Meanings. Not long ago they listened to a lecture by Prof. Elena Vartanova, Dean of the Faculty of Journalism of Lomonosov Moscow State University, and Prof. Dmitry Shelukhin, Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Communications, Media, and Design of the Higher School of Economics.

Student of ASU Wins Interclover-2018 International Competition
03July2018

Student of ASU Wins Interclover-2018 International Competition

Tatiana Nikulina, an undergraduate student of the Department of Mathematics & Information Technologies of Astrakhan State University, has won the International Competition of Educational Projects for Students Interclover-2018.

Astrakhan State University Develops International Cooperation with Geneva
02July2018

Astrakhan State University Develops International Cooperation with Geneva

Prof. Olga Egorova, Director of the Caspian Higher School of Interpreting & Translation, has visited Geneva, where she represented Astrakhan State University at meetings with management of foreign universities and the World Intellectual Property Organization, as well as at the General Assembly of the International Standing Conference of University Institutes of Translators and Interpreters (CIUTI).

Our Acting Rector Suggests Uniting Activities of Astrakhan Regions Educational Institutions on the Base of ASU
29June2018

Our Acting Rector Suggests Uniting Activities of Astrakhan Regions Educational Institutions on the Base of ASU

The Ministry of Education and Science of Astrakhan Region and Astrakhan State University have signed an official agreement of cooperation. The signing ceremony has taken place today at the meeting of the Ministry College; Mr. Konstantin Markelov has presented the main areas of our Universitys strategic development.

ASU Is the First in Russia to Graduate Professional Tutors
28June2018

ASU Is the First in Russia to Graduate Professional Tutors

The defense of diploma projects in a new specialty has taken place at the Department of Pedagogics & Social Work of Astrakhan State University. The master program aiming to train counselors in accessibility and social pedagogical support of people with special needs was launched two years ago. The first group of graduates has proved that this specialty has real prospects.

Qualified Pharmacists Graduate from ASU
28June2018

Qualified Pharmacists Graduate from ASU

The State Final Certification of students who have completed their programs of professional retraining are taking place at Astrakhan State University.

Regional Governor Backs Development Strategy of Astrakhan State University
27June2018

Regional Governor Backs Development Strategy of Astrakhan State University

Mr. Konstantin Markelov, Acting Rector of ASU, told Mr. Alexander Zhilkin, Governor of Astrakhan Region, about activities that our University performs to train highly qualified specialists to meet the needs of our region.

Konstantin Markelov: ASU Is Ready to Link Europe with Countries of Caspian Sea Region
27June2018

Konstantin Markelov: ASU Is Ready to Link Europe with Countries of Caspian Sea Region

Acting Rector of Astrakhan State University met a distinguished guest from Italy Ms. Rosilda Sammarco, who heads the International Relations Office of the Polytechnic University of Bari. At the meeting, the two parties determined fields of further cooperation.

Student of ASU Produces Surveying Robot for Underwater Explorations
27June2018

Student of ASU Produces Surveying Robot for Underwater Explorations

Nikolay Svischev from the Department of Physics & Technology of Astrakhan State University has developed a unique model of an underwater device. His innovation may help many organizations whose activities include underwater works.

Bachelors of ASU Invited to Work Right after Diploma Projects Defense
26June2018

Bachelors of ASU Invited to Work Right after Diploma Projects Defense

17 graduates have defended their projects successfully at the Department of Philology & Journalism of Astrakhan State University.

Olympic Champion Defends Diploma Project at ASU
25June2018

Olympic Champion Defends Diploma Project at ASU

Anna Vyakhireva, a famous Russian handball player, graduated from Astrakhan State University a few days ago. The girl says our University supported her a lot during her studies.

Children Learn Mysteries of Space & Assemble Intelligent Mechanisms at ASU
23June2018

Children Learn Mysteries of Space & Assemble Intelligent Mechanisms at ASU

Another summer shift has taken place at the Department of Physics & Technology of Astrakhan State University. Over two weeks, over 20 kids have been discovering the wonderful world of science and studying its main laws in practice.

Trainees of Joint Master Programs by Clark University & Astrakhan State University Complete Their Studies
21June2018

Trainees of Joint Master Programs by Clark University & Astrakhan State University Complete Their Studies

They have defended their Capstone projects successfully. There was an online broadcast for Clark University represented by its professors Mary M. Piecewicz and Amy D. Gardner.

Professional Interpreter from European Commission Tells about Three Main Qualities of Successful Conference Interpreters
21June2018

Professional Interpreter from European Commission Tells about Three Main Qualities of Successful Conference Interpreters

Mr. William Long, a senior interpreter of the Directorate-General for Interpretation of the European Commission, has visited Astrakhan State University once again. He has given a series of master classes for our MA students and supervised our graduates final exam.

Researchers of ASU Ready to Execute Global Monitoring for Regional Navigation
20June2018

Researchers of ASU Ready to Execute Global Monitoring for Regional Navigation

Victor Zanozin from the Department of Geology & Geography of Astrakhan State University has developed a project to research the water area of Astrakhan Region together with our students. Dwelling upon the potential of their ideas and outcomes of their R&D, people of ASU suggest establishment of a single center to analyze geodata at our University.

Issues of Pedagogics Discussed at ASU
20June2018

Issues of Pedagogics Discussed at ASU

The 3rd International Applied Scientific Conference Pedagogical Science & Education in Dialogue with Time dedicated to memory of ex-Rector Professor Valeriy Pyatin has taken place at the Chair of Pedagogics & Continuing Professional Education of Astrakhan State University.

Basketball Battle of Student Teams Takes Place at ASU
19June2018

Basketball Battle of Student Teams Takes Place at ASU

A 3*3 basketball competition as part of a unique national project of the Association of Student Basketball has taken place at Astrakhan State University.

Developments of Researchers of ASU Registered Legally
18June2018

Developments of Researchers of ASU Registered Legally

The Russian Federal Service for Intellectual Property (Rospatent) has issued a number of documents concerning intellectual property to Astrakhan State University.

Students of ASU to Present Their Projects at Caspian Media Forum
18June2018

Students of ASU to Present Their Projects at Caspian Media Forum

Mr. Alexander Alymov, Counselor of Governor of Astrakhan Region, told our future philologists, journalists, and lawyers about the upcoming large-scale forum.

French Professors Lecture at ASU
16June2018

French Professors Lecture at ASU

On June 04-19, 2018, two distinguished guests from France professors Stephanie Schwerter and Jean-Charles Meunier from the University of Valenciennes and Hainaut-Cambresis deliver classes in French, German, and English at Astrakhan State University.

Future Conference Interpreters of ASU May Be Employed by United Nations
15June2018

Future Conference Interpreters of ASU May Be Employed by United Nations

Ms. Natalia Kobleva, an editor of the Russian Translation Service of the UN Secretariat (New York, USA), has visited Astrakhan State University. She has delivered a cycle of classes for our students and told them about prospects of a university graduate.

People of ASU Take Part in Final Stage of an Erasmus+ Project
14June2018

People of ASU Take Part in Final Stage of an Erasmus+ Project

Three people of Astrakhan State University Dr. Elena Kuznetova, Dr. Elena Donchenko, and Ms. Marina Trunilina have visited the Grenoble Alps University (France).

ASU Applies Unique Techniques to Teach Philosophy
13June2018

ASU Applies Unique Techniques to Teach Philosophy

The final checkup of knowledge obtained at the special course in Philosophy developed by our Department of Social Communications has taken place at Astrakhan State University. For several months, students specializing in numerous fields from Law to Sports studied Philosophy. At their final test, they performed on the scene, took part in a brain ring, and even portrayed famous historical figures.

Pharmaceutical Phytobar Invites Students of ASU
11June2018

Pharmaceutical Phytobar Invites Students of ASU

At the Department of Secondary Professional Education of Astrakhan State University, future pharmacists have developed a technology to manufacture herbal drinks from local raw materials. The herb infusions made of Astrakhan regions medicinal plants became a base for useful cocktails that could be produced at an industrial facility in large numbers.

Researcher of ASU Invents Fish Forage from Locust
09June2018

Researcher of ASU Invents Fish Forage from Locust

Artem Makukhin from Astrakhan State University has invented how to apply an optical system to attract insects and process them into forage for pond fisheries of Astrakhan Region.

Robots Go Underwater under Supervision of Researchers of ASU
09June2018

Robots Go Underwater under Supervision of Researchers of ASU

The first regional contest of remote control underwater devices took place at the training corporate center of the Lukoil Company. Students and professors of Astrakhan State University took part in it and won prizes.

Chinese Students of ASU Recite Russian Classics
08June2018

Chinese Students of ASU Recite Russian Classics

On June 06, when Russia celebrates the birthday of Alexander Pushkin, an event dedicated to his poetry took place in Astrakhan. Students from China recited Pushkins verses and poems that are dear to everyone; then they translated his poetry into Chinese.

Student of ASU Demonstrates Profound Knowledge of Programming at International Level
08June2018

Student of ASU Demonstrates Profound Knowledge of Programming at International Level

Nikita Vassilyev, a third-year-student of Astrakhan State University, represented Astrakhan at the 11th International Competition IT Planet. After winning the selection tours of the competition, he could join its international final stage, which took place at Tyumen Industrial University on June 01-04.

Astrakhan State University Trains Interpreters of United Nations Level
08June2018

Astrakhan State University Trains Interpreters of United Nations Level

The Caspian Higher School of Interpreting & Translation (CHSIT) operating at Astrakhan State University provides unique programs in fifteen languages. It is regarded as a Russian leader in education of highly qualified interpreters and translators.

Two Departments of ASU to Train Unique Specialists
07June2018

Two Departments of ASU to Train Unique Specialists

As part of the FARMER project, Astrakhan State University is developing a master program in Agromechatronics. In late May and early June 2018, a coordination meeting between the participating universities and a seminar took place at the Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra. People of ASU and their colleagues from a number of countries learnt about the hands-on aspects of education in agricultural engineering.

People of ASU and Their Kazakhstani Colleagues Research Maloe Bogdo Hill
07June2018

People of ASU and Their Kazakhstani Colleagues Research Maloe Bogdo Hill

In May 2018, researchers of the Department of Geology & Geography of Astrakhan State University and their colleagues from Zhangir khan West Kazakhstan Agrarian Technical University (Uralsk, Kazakhstan) took part in a joint expedition to Western Kazakhstan.

PhD Programs of ASU Provide New Prospects
06June2018

PhD Programs of ASU Provide New Prospects

Astrakhan State University provides a lot of opportunities to get education. Numerous bachelor and master programs make it possible for anyone to choose whatever profession they prefer and become a competent specialist in that field. The most goal-oriented can continue their education at our PhD courses.

Students of ASU Graduate from School of Interethnic Journalism
06June2018

Students of ASU Graduate from School of Interethnic Journalism

On July 05, certificates of successful completion of the course Alterative to Language of Feud in Russian Media Space were handed to trainees of the School of Interethnic Journalism of ASU.

Astrakhan State University Develops Relations with Slovakia
06June2018

Astrakhan State University Develops Relations with Slovakia

A delegation of ASU has visited the Philosopher University in Nitra. As a result of this visit, the two parties have agreed to develop bilateral cooperation and identified its particular fields.

Young Economists of ASU Perform Well at an Internet Competition
06June2018

Young Economists of ASU Perform Well at an Internet Competition

Students of the Department of World Economy & Management have taken part in the recently held Internet competition in Microeconomics & Macroeconomics; the event is held at the Saint Petersburg Branch of the Higher School of Economics on an annual basis.

Biological Department of ASU Cooperates with Kazakhstani Researchers
05June2018

Biological Department of ASU Cooperates with Kazakhstani Researchers

Professor Alexey Laktionov from the Chair of Botany, Biology of Ecosystems, & Land Resources of Astrakhan State University has taken part in an expedition to the eastern part of the Caspian Sea Region (Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, and Turkmenia).