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TOMSK, Dec 27 – RIA Tomsk. Tomsk State University
(TSU) and 17 other Russian universities will create a league to work on
improving the quality of higher education under COVID-19 conditions, the press
service of TSU said on Monday.
"Tomsk State University and another 17 leading
Russian universities, which worked <...> on the project "Scientific
and methodological support of higher education quality management system
development in conditions of <...> COVID-19 and after it", will create
the League of universities ready to introduce new principles and technologies
to ensure the quality of educational results," the statement said.
According to the press service, the idea of creating
the League of universities was proposed at the international conference
"Educational ecosystems: a condition for a new quality of education and a
resource for development", where universities shared their experience in
managing the quality of higher education under the pandemic.
"We found out the state of the problem of the
quality of educational results at present in different universities, correlated
the data with the content and management conditions that were created in
universities during the transition to the mixed model of education...",
Director of the TSU Institute of Education Elena Sukhanova is quoted in the
According to her, initially the universities of the
league will apply the results obtained in their activities. Later – to spread
their experience to other universities, inviting universities to join the
"The task of such a University league will be to
provide a solution constructor from which a set of solutions can be assembled
for each particular university – the one that it needs and that is important to
it, depending on its profile. Each university will be able to choose its own
further movement within its strategy for changing the situation with the
quality of education," says the report.