The Council of Graduate Students and Young Scientists
The Council of Graduate Students and
Young Scientists of Ulyanovsk State University was established in January 2005 to
coordinate social and scientific life of young people working and studying at USU.
The area of the Council's activity is to promote the development of USU graduate students’ creative scientific activity, as well as to represent the interests of graduate students in matters of improving working conditions, life and leisure activities.
The goals of the Council are to intensify the professional growth of graduate students, to combine their efforts to develop important scientific problems and solve priority scientific problems, and to develop innovative activities for graduate students.
Among the types of the Council’s activity, the following ones are of particular importance:
• coordination of the activity of graduate students and young scientists in the organization of scientific research,
• organization and holding scientific conferences, seminars, outbound schools, forums, exhibitions and other events in which graduate students and young scientists take part;
• informing graduate students and young scientists about scientific conferences, grant programs and other events held by Russian and foreign organizations;
• promoting contacts between graduate students and young scientists for the organization of interdisciplinary scientific research;
• searching for new forms of graduate work, generalization and dissemination of the positive experience of the scientific work of various units of USU, other Russian and foreign organizations;
• implementation of joint activities with student and teaching organizations of the university by attracting graduate students and young scientists to organize the scientific work of students.
The Council also implements
• activity to improve the living, work and leisure environment for graduate students and young scientists;
• establishes contacts with Russian and foreign commercial and non-commercial organizations.
Currently, the Council represents the scientific youth of USU in the Council of Young Scientists and Specialists of the Ulyanovsk Region and the Russian Union of Young Scientists, being an active member of these organizations. The members of the Council participate in the development and implementation of the youth policy strategy development of the Ulyanovsk region.
Semenova Elena Viktorovna
Chairman of the Council
Address: 42, L.Tolstoy St., 432017, Ulyanovsk, office 26, Volga Federal District
Phone: (8422) 412086
Appointment hours: from 9.00 to 17.00