Russian universities showcase their digital projects to future Bulgarian students

The Russian Digital Cooperation in Universities international expo will be held on 15–18 April 2020 in Sofia (Bulgaria).

At the international expo, the visitors will meet Russian universities and companies, which will showcase their projects and programmes in digital economy. Participation is free.  The project is supported by the programme of the Federal Agency for the Commonwealth of Independent States Affairs, Compatriots Living Abroad, and International Humanitarian Cooperation (Rossotrudnichestvo) as part of the federal project Personnel for Digital Economy in line with the national programme Digital Economy of the Russian Federation.

At the expo, the visitors will find out how to apply to a Russian university or to become an IT specialist in Russia without the knowledge of the Russian language, as well as about cooperation opportunities available for businesses and educational institutions. The visitors will be able to attend public lectures, workshops and round tables, as well as talk to representatives of leading Russian universities in person. If you are thinking about applying, it is a perfect opportunity to find out everything you need firsthand.

The expo is aimed at building strong educational and economic ties between Russian and international universities and business partners, sharing their expertise and planning future collaborations, as well as discussing successful qualification and enrolment of international students to Russian universities.

Which universities are represented at the expo? At the expo, you will see Russian educational giants actively involved in digital economy initiatives and projects:

  • Higher School of Economics
  • Plekhanov Russian University of Economics
  • Innopolis University
  • State University of Management
  • Stankin MSTU
  • Shukhov Belgorod State Technological University
  • Nizhny Novgorod State University of Engineering and Economics
  • Sterlitamak Branch of Bashkir State University

If you are a representative of a Russian university or business and are interested in participating in the Russian Digital Cooperation in Universities event, please email us at [email protected] or call +7 903 051 0495, +7 905 870 0077. The official website of the event:


In 2019, Russian Digital Cooperation expos were held in two countries, Serbia and Turkey. The visitors had a chance to talk to representatives of educational institutions and learn about the opportunities of studying digital economy in Russian universities. Both the applicants and their parents had an opportunity to attend lectures and workshops about new educational technologies, educational grants, AI, VR / AR and blockchain.