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Visit of the President of Russian Federation Vladimir Putin to Saint-Petersburg Mining University

With pleasure I looked at the University, they can be proud of, of course. I think you see it for yourself, you know. And the level of the teaching staff, technical equipment, organization of the training process itself is great. It's nice that we have higher education institutions of engineering profile of this level. This is especially important for our country. This is important for everyone, but for our vast territory with a large mineral base, this is especially important
Vladimir Putin, The President of Russian Federation
Kremlin.ru: Transcript of the meeting of the President of the Russian Federation V.V. Putin with students of the Mining University