An enlarged meeting of the Commission of the Association of Lawyers of Russia on the development of a professional skills set has been held at St Petersburg University as part of the 11th International Youth Legal Forum. Experts discussed what knowledge and skills a present-day lawyer needs and where it is […]

Language is our most powerful tool. It evolved along with our species over the millennia. The UZH-led NCCR Evolving Language explores how exactly this came about. The new UZH Magazine shines a light on how animals communicate, how human language developed, and how it spread across the globe. We live […]

IEM bachelor’s students represented the university at All-Russian intellectual competitions. Semyon Poskannoy took part in the World Go Championship in Vladivostok, and Nikolai Latyshev competed part in the Olympiada on the History of Russian Entrepreneurship in Moscow. The World Go Championship was held in Russia for the first time, after previously […]

SciLifeLab is the largest national research infrastructure in life sciences, that was founded in 2010 by the four host universities: Karolinska Institutet, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm University and Uppsala University. Since 2013, SciLifeLab is a national research infrastructure with a mandate from the Swedish government and support research […]

European Higher Education Organization is a public organization carrying out academic, educational and information activities on higher education in Europe.

The EHEO general plan stresses that:

  • Higher education systems require adequate funding and, as an investment in economic growth, public spending in higher education should be protected.
  • The challenges faced by higher education require more flexible governance and funding systems, which balance greater autonomy for education institutions with accountability to stakeholders.

Thus, EHEO plans:

  • improve academic and scientific interaction of universities;
  • protect the interests of universities;
  • interact more closely with public authorities of European countries;
  • popularize European higher education in the world;
  • develop academic mobility;
  • seek funding for European universities.