The representatives of Russian State Hydrometeorological University Tatiana Bikezina, Vice-Rector for Economic Affairs, and Anna Timofeeva, Director of the Institute of Continuing Education, paid a working visit to Gorno-Altaisk State University on September 06-11, 2021 within the framework of the SUNRAISE project. Colleagues from St. Petersburg met with the representatives of GASU administration, got acquainted with the directions of training and scientific work of three faculties - Natural Sciences and Geography, Economics and Law, and Altaic and Turkic Studies, were introduced to the university’s system of further education, and visited its museum complex and laboratories.
The school is held at Pskov State University that is a highly acclaimed research and training centre for the development of borderland areas. Key partners include St.-Petersburg State University, Gorno-Altaisk State University, Moscow State University, Russian State Hydrometeorological University and the Siberian Federal University. The key international partner of the START! school is Estonian University of Life Sciences.