Study visit to post-Soviet countries

Professorial visits abroad
for scientists from the the Scandinavian countries
to the post-Soviet countries

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Directions of professorial visits to the post-Soviet countries:

Saint-Petersburg, Russia
• Yekaterinburg (Urals, Russia)
• Orenburg (Russia, the region on the border with Kazakhstan)
• Astana (capital of Kazakhstan)
• Alma-Ata (financial capital of Kazakhstan)

The purpose of professorial study visit to post-Soviet countries for scientists from the the Scandinavian countries:

• The establishment of scientific contacts in the professional community of scientists from the regoin of visit. (The universities, research organizations, NGOs, municipalities, schools, social centers, factories, etc.)
• Study of features of higher education and science in the post-Soviet countries.
• The study of post-Soviet practical experience in the field of scientific and applied interest of the Scandinavian scientist, the member of our internship programs.

Comment: Provided a Certificate of participant of the program “Academic Mobility: study visit to post-Soviet countries.” The certificate indicates the number of academic hours, a detailed program of research and study activities. Particular attention is paid to interactive methods and visual sociology during internship, independently of specialty of scientist visitor.

Programs professorial visit for Scandinavian scientists
Study visit to Saint-Petersburg, Russia
(Social Sciences. Pedagogical sciences. Technical science. Economic sciences)
Detailed program drawn up individually for each applicant.

Saint-Petersburg, Russia (three-day visit)
Petersburg as a “window to Europe” for the post-Soviet countries

1. Day of arrival
Transfer Helsinki Petersburg by train “Allegro”. Arrival day may be free from events of internship, if the professor is going to Peterburg more than 4 hours. Arrival in St. Petersburg.
Hotel accommodation in the historic city center on Vasilevsky Island.
16.00 Evening cultural program (visit to the Mariinsky Theatre

2. The first day of professorial Study visit to Saint-Petersburg
10.00-16.00 Scientific meetings and acquaintances on faculties of St. Petersburg Universities
after 16.00 – Evening cultural program (visit to the Philharmonic Hall)

3. The second day of professorial Study visit to Saint-Petersburg
10.00-16.00 Visiting to research organizations. Visiting NGOs
after 16.00 Evening cultural program (visit to the Concert Hall of Conservatory)

4. The third day of professorial Study visit to Saint-Petersburg. Day of Departure.
9.00-13.00. Visiting of services (social, or pedagogical, or technical, or economic) of state and the private sector
alt=”Allegro” width=”300″ height=”200″ class=”alignright size-medium wp-image-1104″ />14.00 Delivery of certificates to participants of professorial internship «Study visit to post-Soviet countries».
16.00 Departure to Helsinki by train “Allegro”

Programs professorial visit for Scandinavian scientists №2
“Ural as an industrial and scientific center”
Study visit to Urals, Russia: Yekaterinburg,Sverdlovsk region.
(Social Sciences. Pedagogical sciences. Technical science. Economic sciences)
Detailed program drawn up individually for each applicant.
Yekaterinburg (Urals, Russia)

Day of arrival. The first day of professorial Study visit to the Yekaterinburg – capital of Urals. Air travel from Helsinki (departure 23.55) to Yekaterinburg (arrival 4.55 local time) by «Finnair». Travel time 3 h. The price of the ticket Helsinki-Yekaterinburg-Helsinki 350 euros. (If you buy in advance).
5.00-6.00 Arrival in Yekaterinburg Hotel accommodation in the city center.
10.00-16.00 Scientific meetings and acquaintances on faculties of Urals Universities.

After 16.00 Evening cultural program (visit to the Opera and Ballet Theatre)

The second day of professorial Study visit to the Urals 10.00-12.00 Visiting research organizations of Yekaterinburg.
14.00 Medium and small town of the Urals: Avtotour in Sverdlovsk region. Visiting NGOs.
After 16.00 The cultural program. Memorials of historical memory.Finns prisoners of war 1939-1944 in the Urals: The experience of NGOs and enthusiastic volunteers. Visit to the world’s largest open pit mine workings. Visit quarry mining emeralds.

The third day of professorial Study visit to the Urals. 10.00-12.00 Visiting services of town of the Sverdlovsk region of Urals. (social, or pedagogical, or technical, or economic) of state and the private sector

13.00 Delivery of certificates to participants of professorial internship «Study visit to post-Soviet countries».
After 16.00 The cultural program visit to the operetta Theatre

Day of Departure.(Morning)
Yekaterinburg (departure 5.50 local time) –Helsinki (arrival 6.50, wintertime) by «Finnair».

Program in Orenburg “Gateway to Asia”
Programin Kazakhstan “Asian leaders reforms”
suggest a similar algorithm of Event universities, research centers, NGOs.
Programme agreed with the partners and will be posted on the website soon.
Программа профессорского визита в Казахстан