08.07.2011 [News]

State Program for Development of Higher Education in Belarus for 2011-2015 approved

The State Program for Development of Higher Education in Belarus for 2011-2015 was approved by the Regulation of the Council of Ministers of 1 July 2011 № 893. It foresees a complex of measures aimed to increase the quality of training in accordance with the strategy of social and economic development of the country. Also, the document is focused on implementation of the main principles of higher education development in Belarus as a part of European educational system.

The Program includes such measures as upgrading of the educational programs, improving the qualification of trainers, increasing connections between education and industry/economy, as well as substantial renew of the material basis of universities.

Upon the results of the Program, 147 thous. university graduates and 9 thous. Master’s degree holders will be trained with the financial support from the budget.

Source: NIP Belarus