In this paper the example of IITP will be used to talk about the ways of cooperation between research institutes and universities, how they manage to survive in the competition with IT companies for students, and why such centers and students themselves need this at all. Продолжить чтение «The Institute for Information Transmission Problems: Cooperation Between Research Centers and Universities»
IT is one of the fastest growing industries, so relevant universities and departments have to be very dynamic too. In practice, it is not always the case. Due to bureaucracy and lack of funding universities often cannot keep up with the latest developments and offer students outdated curricular. Therefore, in the 2000s, many Russian IT companies and research institutes came up with various educational initiatives. Продолжить чтение «Computer Science Center: Why Students Need More Than a University Degree»
This article explains the outflow of university applicants within the sphere of IT to Moscow and Saint Petersburg on the example of the Institute of Mathematics and Computer Science (IMCS) of the Ural Federal University. Продолжить чтение «IMCS of the UrFU: Outflow of Applicants to Moscow and Saint Petersburg»
Participation in world-level competitions requires a lot of time and efforts from students – that is, alongside regular studies. Moreover, some students also work. What motivates them to take part in international programming contests and what competitive advantages can such experience bring them? Продолжить чтение «ACM/ICPC: Why Do Students Need Programming Contests?»
Cooperation between industry professionals and academics is nearly universal. Industry leaders representing various scientific fields work together with educational systems in order to find highly qualified young staff for their companies. In this respect, the Republic of Belarus is a particularly interesting case.
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