Study in Russia
Training for international students applying to Russian vocational educational institutions and universities
Educational platform
Knowledge Cloud is an educational platform for school children and schools and an online training tool in all school subjects. This online educational tool will help incorporate digital educational resources into your classroom activities.
WHO WILL BENEFIT FROM THIS RESOURCE?
Grades 1 through 11 (the resource provides mostly the content for grades 9 to 11 but the content for lower-grade students can also be found).
Knowledge Cloud
Knowledge Cloud is an educational online platform that will help incorporate digital educational resources into your classroom activities. The digital content in the Knowledge Cloud is diverse and comes in a variety of formats, including interactive presentations, virtual laboratory research projects, state exam simulators, activities for self-guided learning, etc.

The users will have access to digital content for grades 9 to 11 in all school subjects, including materials for state exams and a course 'Russian as a Foreign Language'.
The Knowledge Cloud helps teachers create individual learning paths for students by assigning both theoretical material and activities (tests, self-guided studying and laboratory work) to students. Students can also control their learning paths depending on their individual needs, interests and level of knowledge, and do the activities at their own pace.

All information is saved to the cloud, which means that students can study when and where they want to and switch between their devices at school and at home.
Subjects
1
Russian language, literature.
2
Maths, algebra,
geometry, computer science.
3
Physics, astronomy,
chemistry, biology.
4
Geography, history,
social studies.
5
English.
Educational platform
The subject-specific content (Russian language, literature, maths (algebra and geometry), computer science, physics, astronomy, chemistry, biology, geography, social studies, history, English) is available in the following formats:
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Multimedia books on the subjects
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Interactive presentations and demonstration activities
3
Practical work in VR
4
Self-studying (workbooks)
5
Tests
Major sections of the portal
Information resource
where all the necessary information about the learning process in Russian universities for international students is collected such as courses, description of the filing and enrolment procedure, costs, regulations and requirements for the final attestation.
Educational platform
containing online educational courses for international applicants to prepare themselves to final attestation, including in specialised subjects.
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Planning a curriculum based on the content from the platform divided by topics and provided in a variety of styles.
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Assignment of activities to students by a teacher (including different variants to different students).
3
Automated checks of activities.

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Preparation to state exams
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10 types of tests for each subject based on the qualification and measurement specifics of state exams.
2
Practice test and real examination modes.
3
Multimedia summaries to review the studied material.
4
Sets of activities for each examined subject for practice.
Activity checks with explanations.
Automated conversion of the results into a test score.

2
Preparation to student contests
Subjects: Russian, literature, maths (basic and advanced levels), physics, chemistry, biology, geography, economics, history, English and cross-disciplinary materials in compliance with PISA.
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Activities with solutions explained.
2
Activities with different types of clues.
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Activities for independent work.
Automated provision of clues and checks of different activities.

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Projects
Subjects: Russian, maths, computer science, physics, chemistry, biology, social studies, history.
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Assignment of projects to a student or group by a teacher. Presentation of projects in a classroom.
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Completion of projects, recording the results in a workbook.
3
Activities for independent work.
4
360° evaluation of a project (by the teacher, by classmates, self-evaluation).
Users of different devices running on different operating systems have the same functionality.
Windows
Android
iOS
Linux
Geography of the Knowledge Cloud
in Russia

Geography of the Knowledge Cloud in Russia
• Murmansk
• Kaliningrad
• St. Petersburg
• Pskov
• Velikiy Novgorod
• Petrozavodsk
• Arkhangelsk
• Tver
• Smolensk
• Moscow
• Naryan-Mar
• Syktyvkar
• Vologda
• Yaroslavl
• Kostroma
• Ivanovo
• Vladimir
• Nizhny Novgorod
• Kirov
• Izhevsk
• Perm
• Ufa
• Tambov
• Voronezh
• Orel
• Lipetsk
• Kursk
• Tula
• Rostov-on-Don
• Saratov
• Samara
• Yekaterinburg
• Chelyabinsk
• Sevastopol
• Bryansk
• Krasnodar
• Stavropol
• Nalchik
• Groznyi
• Makhachkala
• Astrakhan
• Orenburg
• Kaluga
• Kurgan
• Omsk
• Khanty-Mansiysk
• Salekhard
• Tomsk
• Novosibirsk
• Barnaul
• Kemerovo
• Krasnoyarsk
• Abakan
• Kyzyl
• Anadyr
• Magadan
• Yakutsk
• Irkutsk
• Ulan-Ude
• Chita
• Blagoveshchensk
• Birobidzhan
• Khabarovsk
• Vladivostok
• Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk
• Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky
PHYSICON
About the developer of the project
PHYSICON is a developer of digital educational resources for schools, colleges and universities. The company was established in 1993 by graduates of the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology and has a vast experience in development of interactive courses and integration with distance learning systems.

In 2016, Physicon was successfully attested by the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation and included in the official list of providers of digital content.
The digital content provided by the company stands out due to its in-depth and thorough engineering and highly interactive and multimedia contents. The digital content quality is confirmed by comprehensive evaluations from the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology and Saint Petersburg Education and IT Quality Assessment Centre and is in compliance with the requirements of the Russian Federal State Educational Standard.



The mission 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 nationwide programme Digital Economy of the Russian Federation is to secure, through its events and initiatives, Russia's geopolitical interests by promoting cultural exchange, education and new technologies, as well as to build stronger relations and cooperation worldwide by preserving the highest level of professionalism, efficiency and sustainable development.