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On the 8th of December 2015 one more meeting of Academic Council took place. It was started with a ceremonial part. Leonid Bragin, acting as rector of PRUE, presented the Sign of the Union "25 years of the all-Russian trade Union of education" for a big personal contribution into development of trade union movement of Russian Federation to two members of the staff of the University: Yuriy Smirnov, the chairman of trade union organization, and Arkadiy Meshcheryakov, the vice chairman of trade union organization.
The main topic of the Academic Council consisted of five questions. First of which became the informational message of Dmitriy Shtykhno, the director of scientific-research center of strategic development, about the results of QS Stars University Ratings where Plekhanov Russian University of Economics got "4 stars" and became the first and the only University in Russia to get this high rate so far.
The second, according to agenda, was the question about the choice of the chairman of the department, appropriation of academic status and competitive selection of CPD. The position of the chairman of the department of Criminal law and Procedure was taken by Nina Kryukova, Ph.D of Jurisprudence, professor. She presented the results of functioning of the department for two years and showed the program of its development.
The third question was dedicated to fulfillment of an order of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation №185 de 10.03.2015 about reorganization of PRUE and MESI. The report about the termination of reorganization was presented by Leonid Bragin acting as rector of PRUE.
With the question about "The results admission to the training programs of training the teaching staff in graduate school and the effectiveness of the selection criteria" stepped out Vitaliy Minashkin, vice rector for scientific activity. He told about the results of enrollment into graduate school, perspective plans of development and paid special attention to the project of target graduate school that was first realized in 2015.
During the examination of the fifth question of the agenda about "Conception of educational labor at PRUE" Rezeda Valiullina, the chairman of the educational labor center, indicated the aim and the key goals that are reflected in the Conception for 2016- 2018. A special attention is paid to educating enlightened and competent personalities basing on the traditions of Plekhanov Univesity.
After the discussion of the questions in the category "Different" the Academic Council ended.