• Global Education Program (GEP)

    The Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO, under the order of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation, is realizing Global Education Program (GEP). GEP is aimed at providing financial support for Russian citizens admitted to leading higher educational institutions and at their employment in Russia in accordance with the qualification gained upon completion their studies.

  • An international programme to strengthen the system of primary and secondary professional education and collaboration in the development of the employment markets in the CIS, Asia and the Middle East

    Programme commissioned by: the Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation.

    Programme partner: the International Labour Organisation (ILO).

    Objective: to formulate effective mechanisms for the support and development of systems to prepare present-day skilled workers in keeping with the demands of the innovation-driven growth of economies, and the strengthening of the interdependency between professional preparation systems and the growth of export, widening economic diversification and the creation of decent employment positions.

    Brief description: a joint initiative between the ILO and the SKOLKOVO Education Development Centre aimed at facilitating the effective cooperation of employment markets and systems of professional education in five countries (Armenia, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Jordan and Vietnam). The project was commissioned by the Russian Government within the framework of the forthcoming G20 and G8 summits.

    Dates: 2013-2015