NUST MISIS Develops Cooperation with Leading Australian Universities

On May 17th, 2016, NUST MISIS hosted a meeting with representatives from such leading Australian universities as La Trobe University, University of Melbourne, Monash University, and Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT University). The Australian delegation was led by Damian Spencer, representative of the Government of the Victoria state.

NUST MISIS Administration Meets with International Students

On May 16th, 2016, NUST MISIS administration met with international students. The main topics of the meeting were overcoming the language barrier and the development of the Center for Russian as a Foreign Language, which includes an increase in study hours, the creation of individual programs for students, and the constant improvement of teaching staff. Additionally, administration fielded questions on the student residence halls’ living conditions, plans for national holiday events, and the development of sports and cultural infrastructure.

Virtual Polygon to be created on the basis of NUST MISIS

“Virtual Polygon”, the international project designed to create virtual resources capable of testing unmanned vehicle techniques, has been initiated on the foundation of NUST MISIS’s Robotics Center and under the auspices of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation. The project has involved such leading Russian universities as NUST MISIS, MIPT, and Innopolis Special Economic Zone (SEZ). “Virtual Polygon” is led by Cognitive Technologies.

NUST MISIS Stationary Blades to Reduce Total Aircraft Weight

NUST MISIS scientists in conjunction with scientists from Ufa State Aviation Technical University (USATU) developed innovative stationary blades for aircraft engines. These blades will be used in civil aviation to improve operational characteristics of engines, reduce total aircraft weight and lower fuel consumption.

NUST MISIS’s Business School for the TOP Managers

Announced at the NUST MISIS Mining Advisory Council meeting, held on March 23rd, the NUST MISIS Interuniversity Center for Strategic Management and Conjuncture of Commodity Markets aimed at preparing senior managers for mining field enterprises, will start operations later this year.

NUST MISIS enters the leading universities of Project 5-100

Following the recent meeting of the Council on Competitiveness Enhancement of Leading Russian Universities among Global Research and Education Centers, held from 18 to 19 March, NUST MISIS has officially been categorized as a part of the “first wave” group, which is recommended to receive funding levels to the amount of 900 million rubles.

The Fifth Meeting of the International Scientific Advisory Council

From 1st to 4th March, 2016, NUST MISIS hosted the Fifth Meeting of the International Scientific Advisory Council. The Council meeting involved the participation of some of the world`s leading scientists, hailing from Cambridge, Stanford, Technion and other world-class centers for research and education.

NUST MISIS on the rise in the Webometrics

NUST MISiS continues to strengthen its position in the Webometrics Ranking of World Universities, rising by 131 positions this year. The university now occupies 1962nd place among the 25,000 educational institutions listed.

Research & Education Center to be created at NUST MISIS

On January 28th, 2016, NUST MISiS held the round-table “Development of cooperation in the fields of mining, education and science between Russia and the Latin American countries”. The leading experts discussed greater interaction between the countries in education, science, and the metallurgical and mining industries.