The BRICS Network University (BRICS NU) is a network of the BRICS member countries' higher education institutions engaged in cooperation and joining the BRICS NU (hereinafter BRICS NU participants).
BRICS NU is an educational project aimed at developing, preferentially, bilateral/multilateral short-term joint training, master's and PhD programmes along with joint research projects in various knowledge fields according to common standarts and quality criteria, given recognition of the learning outcomes by BRICS NU participants as per national criteria.
The main activities of the BRICS NU are:
- Offering in conformity with own laws Masters and PhD. programmes; short-term training and modular courses;
- Development and implementation of joint research projects, innovative activity within the frames of educational programmes;
- Organization of the academic mobility if students, the university faculty and staff of the BRICS NU participants.
HSE chairs the International Target Group (ITG) on Economics.
Dilma Rousseff visited the third international forum ‘Russia and Ibero-America in a Globalizing World: History and Modernity’ in Saint-Petersburg organized by Saint-Petersburg State University on October 2-4, 2017.
On September 15-16 National Research University Higher School of Economics (HSE) hosted the meeting of BRICS NU International Target Group (ITG) on Economics. The meeting was arranged at the HSE campus in Saint Petersburg within the frames of the conference 'BRICS Global Business & Innovation'. The first two sessions of the meeting were attended by members of BRICS NU ITG on BRICS studies.
2-7 of July HSE University took part in the 2017 BRICS Network University Annual Conference in Zhengzhou
A meeting of the faculty members and administrative officers from six Russian universities engaged in the economics knowledge field within BRICS NU has been held on March 6th, 2017 at Higher School of Economics, Moscow.
5-7 of December 2016 the second meeting of ITG in Economics was held in Belo Horizonti, Brazil
The first meeting of the International Governing Board occurred in Ural Federal University in Ekaterinburg, Russian Federation
During the first international forum of the BRICS Network University that took place at the Ural Federal University, Ekaterinburg, Russia, the first meeting of the International Governing Board has been organized.