Finnish-Russian Seminar for Higher Education Cooperation

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Finnish-Russian Seminar for Higher Education Cooperation

The 12th Finnish-Russian Seminar for Higher Education Cooperation will be held in St. Petersburg on 24-25 October 2019. The seminar will address current issues in Finnish-Russian higher education cooperation, related to mobility of higher education students and staff as well as joint projects. The aim of the seminar is to provide a forum to discuss the current state and future perspectives of cooperation between Finland and Russia, as well as to give an opportunity to foster existing cooperation and explore funding possibilities. Please find the preliminary program and practical information attached. The venue for the seminar this year will be the LenExpo Exhibition Area in St. Petersburg.

Registration for the seminar is open until 21.10.2019. The participant fee is 100€/person. The instructions for paying the participant fee will be sent after registration.

This time the seminar will be held in conjunction with the St. Petersburg International Education Salon. Higher education institutions have the opportunity to attend the St. Petersburg Science and Education Fair during or after the seminar (24-27.10.2019). About 10,000 participants from Russia, especially from the St. Petersburg area, are expected to attend the fair. More information on the possibility to attend the fair is attached.

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Date and place


Enrolment period

14.10.2019 – 21.10.2019 at 23:59 o'clock



Event fee