August 6th, 2021 international departments of Russian universities listened to a webinar on instruments of international recruitment under pandemic conditions. SUAIís Vice-Rector for International Affairs Konstantin Losev took part in the event.
The webinar aimed at discussions on how to recruit students when borders are closed. The countries that traditionally send their students to study Russian educational programs are now limited in migration mechanisms. The participants tried to search for tools that would maintain the number of international candidate to Russian universities.
A large section was dedicated to cooperation between universities and recruiting agencies talking about difficulties and challenges in such partnership. The parties agreed to simplify processes to increase recruitment capacity for Russian universities.