Scientific Holidays
in Russia

2019 February 4 –16

Two-week educational program in chemistry with tourist
excursions and entertainment. Scientific and educational center «Naukacity», Ekaterinburg.

Scientific Holidays
in Russia

2019 February 4 –16

Two-week educational program in chemistry with tourist excursions and entertainment. Scientific and educational center «Naukacity», Ekaterinburg.
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About scientific school
Scientific holidays in Russia is an international educational and tourist program for high school students. Program is held at Ekaterinburg. During the program students will study chemistry, conduct experiments in the laboratory, visit exhibitions, museums and historical places of Urals.

The acquired knowledge and international study experience will help students to enter university.
About the scientific school
Scientific holidays in Russia is an international educational and tourist program for high school students. Program is held at Ekaterinburg. During the program students will study chemistry, conduct experiments in the laboratory, visit exhibitions, museums and historical places of Urals.

The acquired knowledge and international study experience will help students to enter university.

About Naukacity
Naukacity is a scientific and educational center in Ekaterinburg. Here students of all ages study natural and engineering sciences. They spend most of the time doing experimental works. Classes are given by professors of Russian universities and researchers of the Russian Academy of Sciences.

Our well-equipped laboratories make studies engaging and efficient. Students will have a lot of practice using guidance of experienced teacher.
About Naukacity
Naukacity is a scientific and educational center in Ekaterinburg. Here students of all ages study natural and engineering sciences. They spend most of the time doing experimental works. Classes are given by professors of Russian universities and researchers of the Russian Academy of Sciences.

Our well-equipped laboratories make studies engaging and efficient. Students will have a lot of practice using guidance of experienced teacher.

About Ekaterinburg
Ekaterinburg is the fourth most populous city in Russia. It is located in Urals, on the border between Europe and Asia. It is surrounded by unique nature: forests, rivers and the oldest mountains.

Ekaterinburg is a historical and cultural center of the Ural region. There are many museums, theatres, galleries, exhibitions and other cultural places. Ekaterinburg is also known as the place where a history of Russian monarchy ended.

Our winters are cold, so you'll need warm clothes. Skiing and skating are available as a sport activities during the study.
Educational program
Practical course of experimental chemistry is given by Aleksandr Zhilin.
Inorganic chemistry module

This module aims to develop skills of analytical and practical work with inorganic substances; particularly, by searching of approaches to solving the tasks on the base of substances transformations in a practical way.

Students will study and analyze substances and reactions which are not included in the regular school program.
Organic chemistry module

The second part of the educational program is devoted to the transformations with organic compounds. In this module, students will get acquainted with the methods of analysis and separation of substances through practical work. Reactions and syntheses, characterize the final components and analyze some exceptions from the generally accepted laws of organic substances transformations.
Classes will be given in English.
Outcome
Students will learn how to solve advanced tasks in organic and inorganic chemistry, they will study how to find not typical approaches to the posed questions. They will get skills of experimental work in the laboratory.
Outcome
Students will learn how to solve advanced tasks in organic and inorganic chemistry, they will study how to find not typical approaches to the posed questions. They will get skills of experimental work in the laboratory.
Educational program leader
Aleksandr Zhilin is an associate professor, PhD in Materials Sciences, researcher at the Ural Federal University. He is an author of 50 scientific publications and author of the unique course for passing the state examination in chemistry in Russia.

Education:
— Novosibirsk State University, specialty "Inorganic Chemistry"
— Postgraduate study at the Ural Federal University
— 2013 year, accepted PhD in Materials Sciences
— 2016 year, accepted Associate Professor title
Educational program leader
Aleksandr Zhilin is an associate professor, PhD in Materials Sciences, researcher at the Ural Federal University. He is an author of 50 scientific publications and author of the unique course for passing the state examination in chemistry in Russia.

Education:
— Novosibirsk State University, specialty "Inorganic Chemistry"
— Postgraduate study at the Ural Federal University
— 2013 year, accepted PhD in Materials Sciences
— 2016 year, accepted Associate Professor title

Tourist and entertainment program
Students will not be busy all the time – when they have free time they will visit the most significant places of Ekaterinburg and its surrounding area. Approximate tourist program:
Sightseeing tour of Ekaterinburg
Visit of Yeltsin-center interactive museum
Excursion to Ganina Yama (history of the last Tsar family)
A trip to the nature park
Excursion to Nevyansk to the historical monument "Nevyansk Tower".
Skiing and skating
Visit to the Opera and Ballet Theater, Musical Comedy Theatre
Excursion to the museum of military equipment.
Organization of the scientific school
We meet students at the airport and bring them to the hostel on a private bus. We get acquainted all the time and tell about the plans of work. Students can choose tours, exhibitions and trips to attend depending on their interests.

Classes are held every day from 10 to 17 hours. Entertainment and cultural events are planned after the classes every day. In the end of the course there will be a closing ceremony.
Organization of the scientific school
We meet students at the airport and bring them to the hostel on a private bus. We get acquainted all the time and tell about the plans of work. Students can choose tours, exhibitions and trips to attend depending on their interests.

Classes are held every day from 10 to 17 hours. Entertainment and cultural events are planned after the classes every day. In the end of the course there will be a closing ceremony.

Schedule
Morning
Morning
In the morning our guides and bring the students to the breakfast place.
After the breakfast
After the breakfast
After the breakfast, there are classes from 10:00 to 12:00.
Lunch
Lunch
Break for a lunch, after the break - classes until 17:00.
Evening
Evening
In the evening there is a sightseeing/entertainment program or free time.
Students will be accompanied with guides and leaders from Russia
During all the holidays guides and leaders will be near the students. All of them speak English and have experience of work with teenagers.

Also we are ready to invite accompanied person with each group. For groups of 20+ students accompanied person`s accommodation in Ekaterinburg is free.
Program's details
Included:
— Educational program
— Tourist program
— Accommodation in a hostel
— Full board
Not included:
— Avia-tickets
— Visa fees
— Insurance
Direct flights Beijing - Ekaterinburg are operated by Ural Airlines.
Program's details
Included:
— Educational program
— Tourist program
— Accommodation in a hostel
— Full board
Not included:
— Avia-tickets
— Visa fees
— Insurance
Direct flights Beijing - Ekaterinburg are operated by Ural Airlines.
Documents
Tourist visa is required for a student to visit the scientific school.

To get it everyone needs:
— Tourist invitation from Naukacity. We send individual invitations for each student.
— Notary consent from the parents. Juvenile students participation requires formal consent from their parents.
— A filled application from the Russian Consulate website: https://visa.kdmid.ru.
— The main package of documents: the original and a copy of the passport, color photos, ticket, insurance. The full list of documents may change, so the information needs to be clarified in the Russian consulate in your country.

Tourist visa is issued within 2 weeks.
Naukacity staff is ready to advise each program applicant on visa issues.
Documents
Tourist visa is required for a student to visit the scientific school.

To get it everyone needs:
— Tourist invitation from Naukacity. We send individual invitations for each student.
— Notary consent from the parents. Juvenile students participation requires formal consent from their parents.
— A filled application from the Russian Consulate website: https://visa.kdmid.ru.
— The main package of documents: the original and a copy of the passport, color photos, ticket, insurance. The full list of documents may change, so the information needs to be clarified in the Russian consulate in your country.

Tourist visa is issued within 2 weeks.
Naukacity staff is ready to advise each program applicant on visa issues.

Have a question?
Write us to get a detailed information!

Elena Anisimova
Project team leader
+7 932 600 63 38
anisimova@naukacity.ru

Elena Anisimova
Project team leader
+7 932 600 63 38
anisimova@naukacity.ru
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