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Mining University will be the site for the geographical dictation
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Mining University will be the site for the geographical dictation

On Sunday, November 14, at 11:00 local time in all regions of the country will be held All-Russian Geographical Dictation. This year, representatives of 109 countries will be able to assess their knowledge at several thousand sites. One of them will be the Gornyak Multifunctional Complex.

Mining University Raising Future Scientific Elite
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Mining University Raising Future Scientific Elite

Young scientists who entered St. Petersburg Mining University’s postgraduate school this year began their studies with a two-week scientific and educational course called "Basic Competencies of a Graduate Student. Forpost decided to find out what its idea is and how it will affect the quality of promising research.

The second stage of the summer schools started at Mining University
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The second stage of the summer schools started at Mining University

The students who completed their studies at the summer schools of St. Petersburg Mining University passed the baton to their peers from other universities. They were succeeded by 103 people from 25 higher educational institutions, members of the Nedra Consortium.

The admission campaign at Mining University has started
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The admission campaign at Mining University has started

On Monday, June 21, Mining University began accepting documents for admission to the university. There are four forms of submitting them to the admissions committee. First, applications can be submitted remotely, through the applicant’s account on the priem-univer.ru website. The applicant fills in all the necessary fields and attaches scanned copies of documents. The second way is to send them by “Russian Post”. The third way is to act through the Gosuslugi portal.

Vladimir Litvinenko: reducing investment in oil and gas will only lead to a further increase in their cost
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Vladimir Litvinenko: reducing investment in oil and gas will only lead to a further increase in their cost

The world public and the media continue to discuss the scandalous statement of experts of the International Energy Agency (IEA), which proposed to stop financing new projects related to the exploration and development of hydrocarbon deposits. Most analysts believe that this will not lead to an acceleration of the energy transition and reduction of human impact on nature, but only to a shortage of resources, an increase in their cost, and, as a consequence, a decline in the quality of life in developing countries. The result of this state of affairs will be an increased role of “dirty”, but cheaper technologies for power generation.

In St. Petersburg they argued about the causes of the Fukushima accident
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In St. Petersburg they argued about the causes of the Fukushima accident

The leitmotif of almost all debates on the introduction of environmentally friendly methods of extraction, processing, and use of raw materials is the discussion of technologies not even of tomorrow, but of the day after tomorrow. At the same time, insufficient attention is paid to the innovations that are available right now. Such a conclusion was made by the experts who took part in the panel discussion “Environment and technical progress: balance of interests.” It was held at St. Petersburg Mining University as part of the forum contest for young scientists “Topical Issues of Subsoil Use.” The conference brought together over a thousand students, postgraduate students, and experts from 48 countries.

International cybercrime was discussed in St. Petersburg
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International cybercrime was discussed in St. Petersburg

An international conference “Cybersecurity and problems of combating new types of cybercrime” took place at Mining University. The forum brought together information security specialists, heads of law enforcement agencies from Russia, Germany, and Israel, teachers of the largest Russian technical universities, lawyers, and specialists of the banking sector.

A large-scale competition of young scientists started in St. Petersburg
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A large-scale competition of young scientists started in St. Petersburg

More than a thousand graduate and postgraduate students from flagship Russian and foreign technical universities participated in it. They will present the results of their scientific research related to increasing the efficiency of mining and energy companies as well as reducing the anthropogenic impact on ecosystems.

A German filmmaker spoke about the genuine attitude of Germans to Russians
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A German filmmaker spoke about the genuine attitude of Germans to Russians

St. Petersburg Mining University hosted a presentation of the book Learning to Love Russia by Hans-Joachim Frei, German director, founder and continuous director of the famous Dresden Opera Ballet. It is unique not only because it presents the opinion of a foreigner about our country and the people who live here, but also because the foreword for it was written personally by Vladimir Putin.

Kazan, we are with you
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Kazan, we are with you

Students of St. Petersburg Mining University laid carnations at the spontaneous memorial that arose near the Permanent Mission of the Republic of Tatarstan on Vasilievsky Island. They joined tens of thousands of citizens of St. Petersburg who since yesterday have been bringing flowers, candles and soft toys as a sign of support and sympathy to the victims and relatives of the victims in Kazan.