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Polish students want to study in Saint-Petersburg despite the global Russophobia
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Polish students want to study in Saint-Petersburg despite the global Russophobia

It has been a second year in a row for students of the AGH University of Science and Technology (Akademia Górniczo-Hutnicza im. Stanisława Staszica w Krakowie) at the Mining University. For the second time as well, they have chosen the two week-long international summer school programme "Modern Technologies of Drilling Wells, Transport and Storage of Oil & Gas."

Summer School: Vietnamese and Chinese students have come to learn more about Russian experience in coal mining
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Summer School: Vietnamese and Chinese students have come to learn more about Russian experience in coal mining

Students from Hanoi University in Vietnam and Taiyuan University of Technology (TUT) in China came to the Mining University to participate in the International Summer School programme, named "Underground Coal Mining”.

Post-graduate student of the Mining University will represent Russia at the contest for young researchers in London
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Post-graduate student of the Mining University will represent Russia at the contest for young researchers in London

This week, the regional finals of the contest for young researchers, named Young Persons’ Lecture Competition 2019, were held in Saint-Petersburg. Five participants qualified to participate in the competition, whereas only one became the winner – Suleiman Husnutdinov, post-graduate from the Mining University. He presented the report "The gold we lose – industrial wastes as a new energy source".

An agreement on international recognition of the competence of Russian engineers has been signed in London
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An agreement on international recognition of the competence of Russian engineers has been signed in London

Thanks to this agreement, Russian public companies will manage to increase their capitalization through improving human resource capacity.

Schneider Electric and the Mining University Agreed to Establish the National Center for Digitalization
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Schneider Electric and the Mining University Agreed to Establish the National Center for Digitalization

The project has already been supported by Alexander Shokhin, the President of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (RSPP).

The member of the academy of sciences gave his comments on inclusion of “The Journal of Mining Institute” in Scopus
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The member of the academy of sciences gave his comments on inclusion of “The Journal of Mining Institute” in Scopus

Leonid Weisberg, the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Research and Engineering Corporation "Mekhanobr-Tekhnika" and also the Member of the Academy of Sciences, underlined the importance of inclusion of "The Journal of the Mining Institute" in the international database Scopus. Leonid Weisberg also gave his comments and provided his opinion on what it means for the scientific community.

"The Journal of Mining Institute" has been approved for inclusion in Scopus
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"The Journal of Mining Institute" has been approved for inclusion in Scopus

The journal of the Mining University, which is celebrating this year its 112th anniversary, has been accepted for inclusion in the Scopus database. A request for inclusion in the database was accepted by the Content Selection & Advisory Board (CSAB). The indexing process for Scopus will start within the next three months.

Mining University is once again a top Russian mining engineering university
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Mining University is once again a top Russian mining engineering university

According to QS (Quacquarelli Symonds) Rankings in Mineral & Mining Engineering, Saint-Petersburg Mining University is in the top 20 for the third year in a row.

Russian scientists have found a way to generate an extra 100 billion per year for the state budget
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Russian scientists have found a way to generate an extra 100 billion per year for the state budget

What kind of profit it is possible to generate by increasing the oil recovery rate. Are there developments in Russia that could help us create breakthrough technologies?

Russian scientists from the mining university found a new way to innovate domestic engineering industry
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Russian scientists from the mining university found a new way to innovate domestic engineering industry

The scientists from Saint-Petersburg Mining University hammered out and patented a new invention – a method of magnetic-abrasive polishing taps, which are used for threading.