Higher Chemical College of the Russian Academy of Sciences

Summary

Higher Chemical College
Mottonone
TypePublic
Established1990
ChancellorProf. Oleg M. Nefedov
Location
Moscow
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ColorsRoyal Blue   Grey   Violet  [1]
Websitehttp://hcc.ru/

General information

Higher Chemical College of the Russian Academy of Sciences (HCC RAS) is an elite educational institution coordinated by the Russian Academy of Sciences, formally being a department of Mendeleev University of Chemical Technology of Russia for technical reasons.[2] The focus of HCC RAS is on training research scientists. Early involvement in academic research is an integral part of curriculum, with increasing credit load starting from the second year of study. At least one day of the week is free of classes and entirely dedicated to hands-on lab work in RAS institutes. After 5 to 5.5 years, College students defend a thesis and receive a diploma in Chemistry, equivalent to B.S./M.Sc. degree.

Admission

Annual admission to the College is only approximately 30 students.

References

  1. ^ The colors are not yet official.
  2. ^ "D. Mendeleev University today". Archived from the original on 2011-10-06. Retrieved 2011-03-17.