Implementation of the national project Education received over 2 billion rubles.
Tomsk welcomed a new school for 1100 students on Fedorovskogo street. This is already the second school in Zeleniye Gorky residential area.
A new Center for Early Professional Development opened its doors in 2019 in cooperation with 25 professional education institutions, 5 universities and 200 companies of Tomsk IT cluster.
Tomsk Big University project has been launched. Its goal is to integrate higher education of Tomsk with academic science for effective interaction with the real sector of economy.
Construction of inter-university student campus on the left bank of river Tom will become the first joint project for the Big University.
Big University and national project Science will help the region to achieve an ambitious goal to become one of the world leading centers in research and innovation.
Positions of Tomsk National Research Universities in QS and Times Higher Education rankings improved in 2019.
Credibility of higher education in Tomsk is increasing among the students worldwide. Young people from 93 countries study in Tomsk universities. 22% of all students in Tomsk universities are international students.
Tomsk region retains its status of leading innovative region. According to the Association of Innovative regions of Russia, Tomsk is rated among top-5 leaders. In 2019, over 280 million rubles in investments from Bortnik Fund alone were allocated to support high-tech projects.