Past, Present and Future of Higher Education Internationalization in Russia

  • Anna Chamchiyan
Keywords: Russian higher education, internationalization, history of internationalization, project 5-100, Global Education Project, Russia

Abstract

The article provides a historical view of the international dimension of Russian higher education, describing more than seventy years’ history of higher education internationalization in Russia and focusing on approaches, opportunities and initiatives. The aim of the study is to put forward an explanation for the visible imbalance which has arisen over the last fifteen years between the ambitions and facilities of the higher education system in Russia and actual levels of internationalization and competitiveness exhibited by the system. 

Author Biography

Anna Chamchiyan

nna Chamchiyan is a PhD candidate and works as the head of the Department for Academic Mobility and International Programs at Ulyanovsk State Technical University, Russia 

Published
2015-12-02
How to Cite
Chamchiyan, A. (2015). Past, Present and Future of Higher Education Internationalization in Russia. International Higher Education, (83), 20-22. https://doi.org/10.6017/ihe.2015.83.9085
Section
National Developments