The Best Rector, the Best Students’ Council


On June 23, Moscow held an Award Ceremony for the winners of the X All-Russian Competition of Student Autonomous Bodies Development “Students’ Front Line”.

“Students’ Front Line” All-Russian Competition of Student Autonomous Bodies Development is a prestigious global event, devoted to the All-Russian recognition of the student autonomous bodies development, significant initiatives of student unions, structural units on educational work, and administration of academic organizations of higher education of Russia. The competition is becoming one of the greatest events of a student life.

This year more than 1000 autonomous bodies leaders from 185 educational organizations of Russia took part in the competition. The winners of the contest were determined in 16 categories. Council of Students and Postgraduates of Pyatigorsk State University become the best in Russia as “The Best Student Autonomous Body” for the third time.

Not only students may participate in the competition. Together with students’ councils, student trade-unions, student scientific societies etc it welcomes rectors and educational structures of educational organizations, which actively contribute to the development of student autonomous bodies development. Therefore the competition is so popular in academic society. Rector of Pyatigorsk State University A.P. Gorbunov was chosen as the best Rector in “Rector of the Year” category.

Organizers and winners of the contest received letter of acknowledgement of the Minister of Education and Science of the Russian Federation Vaniamin Shaevich Kaganov. The director of a Federal Youth Affairs Agency Sergey Valeryevich Pospelov and chairman of the Prorectors Council of Russia Artur Razmikovich Savelov congratulated the winners of the anniversary ceremony.

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Aleksandr Pavlovich