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Signing of basic agreement on cooperation with the University of Lodz (Lodz, Poland)


On January 23rd the delegation from Smolensk State University headed by its rector E.V. Kodin visited the University of Lodz (Lodz, Poland). The delegation from Smolensk State University consisted of its rector E.V. Kodin, the first vice-rector N.P. Senchenkov and the head of the Department for International Relations R.V. Beliutin.

The aim of the visit was the discussion of the cooperation ways between the universities and signing of the basic agreement. During this visit the representatives of Smolensk State University met the administration of the University of Lodz, the pro-rector in Charge of International Affairs professor Zofia Wysokińska Ph.D., teachers of the university etc.

The discussion of aspects of future cooperation began with video presentations of the universities. E.V. Kodin spoke about scientific, educational life at Smolensk State University, he designated the main activities of higher education institution. There is also development of contacts with universities of the near and far abroad, realization of the principles of Bologna Process which stimulate the academic mobility in educational space, create conditions of a barrier-free transfer of knowledge, cross-cultural communication etc.


During the discussion E.V. Kodin answered questions of the Polish colleagues. He made offers on cooperation with the University of Lodz. They considered prospects of teaching of students from Smolensk State University Polish by teachers of the University of Lodz, the organization of Russian courses for the Polish students, carrying out Summer schools, an exchange of teachers of various disciplines for lecturing, carrying out workshops, participation of universities in the international grant programs, etc.


The dean of the Faculty of Economics and Sociology, P. Starosta, the deputy dean of the Faculty of Geographical sciences, B. Vlodarchik, the director of Institute of the Russian philology, Y. Verzhbinski participated in negotiations etc.


Following the results of negotiations by authorized representatives of the Russian and Polish delegations, E.V. Kodin and Z. Wysokińska signed the basic agreement on cooperation between Smolensk State University and the University of Lodz. The head of the Lodz voivodeship I.Chelminska took part in the ceremony of signing of the agreement. The parties agreed to begin work on preparation of the executive agreements providing realization of the planned directions of cooperation by representatives of faculties, departments etc.

Last Updated on Monday, 11 February 2013 14:39 | Written by Administrator Monday, 28 January 2013 14:24



Press about us


The newspaper “Smolenskaya gazeta” conducted interview of Roman Beliutin, the head of the Department for International Relations at Smolensk State University. He said that the role of foreign languages in our life grows. Russian institutes of high education want to cooperate with European educational institutions, that’s why now the guarantee of successful career is proficiency in foreign languages.


Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 December 2012 11:51 | Written by Administrator Wednesday, 26 December 2012 11:48



International Seminar of British Council


On December 18, 2012 the head of the Department of English language and its teaching methods L.Y. Mastykina took part in the international seminal “KE Partnerships. From concept to realization”. It took place in the British Council in Moscow. They discussed the results of the joint work of Russian and British colleagues that was done in the framework of the grant program in 2012. There were the following organizations: National University of Science and Technology (MISIS), Saratov State University, St. Petersburg National Research University of Information Technologies, Mechanics and Optics, Ogarev Mordovia State University. The organizers of the event announced that the competition for grant programmes will start in 2013.

Last Updated on Friday, 28 December 2012 15:22 | Written by Administrator Monday, 24 December 2012 14:23


Results of the first round of All-Russian Competition in German for students of Russian institution of higher education


German Cultural Center named after Goethe summed up the results of the first round of All-Russian competition in German for students of Russian institution of higher education. One of the winners is a student from the Faculty of Philology (German) at Smolensk State University, Olga Monastyrskaya. In the next round the participants will do tests in German.

Written by Administrator Thursday, 20 December 2012 11:53


Results of the competition for grants


There are the results of the competition for grants for participation in the international conference of teachers in German (Bolzano (Bozen), Italy, 2013). Competitive selection was conducted by the German Cultural Center named after Goethe. One of the winners is Roman V. Beliutin, associate professor of German Language. Within the conference R.V. Beliutin will make a presentation on "The use of texts of the football discourse during the lessons in German."

Written by Administrator Tuesday, 04 December 2012 00:00


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