The Volga State University of Technology is successfully completing the implementation of the international educational project “REBUS"(Ready for BUSinees) of the European Union Erasmus+. One of its goals is to give graduates the opportunity to find themselves in the profession and start their own business. The REBUS project info day was carried out 5-7 June 2019 at the Volga State University of Technology during the international conference “Environmental and Technological Aspects of Monitoring and Reforestation in the Conditions of Climate Change”.
The conference was attended by 155 people - representatives of relevant ministries and departments, national parks, SMEs, forest enterprises of the Republics of Mari El, Tatarstan and Chuvashia, scientists from universities of Yoshkar-Ola, Kazan, Penza, Ufa, St. Petersburg, Yekaterinburg and Vologda, staff and students of the Volga State University of Technology and Mari State University. Scientists from Greece, Finland and Austria remotely delivered online presentations on problematic issues. During the Info day, the project participants presented to the audience main info about the outcomes and deliverables of the REBUS project, as well as about new developed E-learnign courses, entrepreneurial and intercultural competences and Mahara portal. Students participating in the REBUS trainings also delivered their perception on the gained knowledge and experience. The REBUS project makes a great contribution to improving the quality of education at the university, as well promotes its national and international recognition.