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Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Chernyshenko spoke about the program for the development of the campus network in Russia, which is being created on behalf of the President of Russia.
“On behalf of the President, the Government is preparing a set of measures to create world-class campuses. By 2030, a network of university campuses will be created in Russia. The construction of modern student campuses will not only provide new opportunities to improve the level of research work and the quality of education, but also contribute to the development of the territories adjacent to the campus, and ensure the cultural interpenetration of the urban and university environment. A modern campus is a multifunctional transformable educational and library spaces, sports infrastructure facilities, cultural and leisure spaces and much more, ”the Deputy Prime Minister said.
Minister of Science and Higher Education Valery Falkov emphasized that in 2022 the implementation of three large-scale projects will begin: “We expect to start active construction of three facilities next year. A modern educational campus of Novosibirsk State University will appear in Akademgorodok, in Puchkovo, Kaluga Region, we plan to create a new campus, in Moscow, on the basis of the Bauman Moscow State Technical University, more than fifteen interdisciplinary scientific clusters will be created. We must create not just places for students to live, but create a modern and comfortable space, where separate areas will be provided for organizing the educational and extracurricular process, and most importantly, conditions for scientific creativity and self-realization in the field of research and development.
According to the minister, over 36 billion rubles will be allocated for the development of the infrastructure of educational institutions of higher education in the next four years. A total of 36 facilities will be built with a total capacity of 23,644 beds.
It is assumed that in addition to the construction of new campuses annually, including within the framework of the national project “Science and Universities”, capital repairs and reconstruction of existing residential facilities of universities will be carried out.
This year it is planned to commission 4 objects for 3490 places: MGIMO dormitories for 1898 places, the Baltic Federal University for 700 places; Samara State Social and Pedagogical University (392 places) and Pskov State University (500 places). Early commissioning of 5 dormitories with a total area of 63,197 sq. M. Is also expected. m Chechen State University (868 places), MIPT (479 places), Kazan State Power Engineering University (376 places), Ivanovo State Power Engineering University named after V.I. Lenin (403 places); Sochi State University (320 places).
Development of the Academgorodok
In Novosibirsk, on the territory of the Academgorodok, a modern educational campus will be created on the basis of the Novosibirsk National Research State University (NSU).
The total project budget is estimated at 7.44 billion rubles and provides for the construction of 7 facilities with a total area of more than 70 thousand square meters. m, including a complex of dormitories for 690 places, SSCC and Leisure Center of NSU, Student Project Center of NSU with a scientific library, Educational and Scientific Center of V. Zelman Institute of Medicine and Psychology of NSU and Research Center.
You can get an idea of what the new campuses will look like on the example of the project of the Kaluga campus under construction in Puchkovo. At the expense of the federal budget, administrative and educational and laboratory buildings are being erected for the Kaluga branch of the Moscow State Technical University. N.E.Bauman. The height of residential buildings will not exceed four floors, students will live in twos, and separate rooms with kitchen modules will be provided for families of graduate students. In addition to bedrooms, dormitories will be equipped with recreation and work areas, laundries, storage rooms, etc. A sports complex with a 50-meter swimming pool, halls for team games, a tennis court and a gym will operate on the campus. In addition, a leisure center will be built on the campus, which will host film screenings, exhibitions, theatrical performances and other events. Residential and academic buildings will be connected by covered galleries with the administrative building, which will house the offices of university employees, cafes, and services.
New campus in Moscow
Also for the Moscow State Technical University. NE Bauman, new buildings are being built in Moscow. The campus will occupy 9.3 hectares. More than fifteen interdisciplinary scientific clusters, multifunctional transformable educational and library spaces, a complex of modern dormitories for 2,300 students, sports infrastructure facilities, cultural and leisure spaces and much more will be created on this territory. The planned increase in the area of the university will allow the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation, together with the Moscow government, to create an integral modern world-class campus in the city.
The creation of a network of university campuses, scheduled for 2022–2030, is carried out in accordance with the instructions of the President of the Russian Federation following a meeting with students of universities on the occasion of the Day of Russian Students of March 17, 2021 No. Pr-419. New student campuses should appear at educational institutions located in the subjects referred to the priority and border geostrategic territories of the Russian Federation.
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