11 December 2012, Tuesday, 17:02

Wages of universities teachers of the Volga Federal District will twice exceed the regional average wages

author: Arina Rakhimkulova

A task is set to bring the level of universities teachers’ salaries to 200 percent from average over the region by 2018. It was declared at the meeting concerning reforming of the higher vocational education in Saratov by Michael Babich, the plenipotentiary of the President of the Russian Federation in the Volga Federal District.

The Minister of Education and Science of the Russian Federation Dmitry Livanov, deputies of the State Duma, representatives of regional Ministries of Education, rectors of universities, heads of large enterprises and representatives of student's organisations of the district took part in the session.

At the meeting issues of salaries increase of universities teachers, ratings of universities efficiency, interaction of universities with the enterprises of real economy were discussed.

Participants of the meeting marked that the salary of universities teachers should provide their high status in the society.