November, 1, students of Minin University together with the Rector, Alexander Fedorov, planted 105 seedlings of white cedars, cedars and larches on the territory of a studying building of the University in Avtozavod District.
14 October, Moscow - The rector of Minin Uviversity Alexander Fedorov took part in a Government meeting hosted by Dmitry Medvedev. The meeting was on improving the effectiveness of employer-sponsored education. The rector together with Olga Vasilyeva, the Minister of Education and Science of the Russian Federation, presented a report on a new model of employer-sponsored teachers’ education, worked out and launched by Minin University.
Denis Merenkov, a student of Producer and Musical Business department at Minin University, has visited the “YouTube Community” international summit in San Francisco. He was invited by Google Corporation to the USA for helping emerging authors and active developing of his vlog.
Nine Minin University students took part in summer school which was organized by Anhui State Pedagogical University. Eight student have gone to continue their double bachelor program.
A UNO expert on environmental protection starts a lecture course on environmental problems for Minin University students within the international cooperation agreement of Environmental Education and Rational Nature Management department.
August, 13 – 27 Interdisciplinary Summer School «Minins Sommerschule - 2016» for German students took place at Minin University as a part of «Go East» programme, DAAD fund.
July, 14 - A Swiss delegation visited Minin University. The two parties discussed partnership opportunities.
The Ministry of Education and Science has published the results of annual universities' effectiveness monitoring. According to the data Minin university has qualified in all seven criteria and is regarded as one of the most effective higher education institutions, showing the most significant growth over a four-year period.
International journal QS News2WOWU has published an article on Minin University's contribution to the modernization of pedagogical education in Russia
February, 14 a delegation of Chinese students arrived in Nizhny Novgorod to see the sights of the city, in particular, K. Minin Nizhny Novgorod State Pedagogical University. On the 15th of February our Chinese friends were warmly welcomed by professors and students of the university during the opening ceremony of Winter school.
28 December, Erevan (Armenia) - Minin University and Russian-Armenian (Slavonic) University (RAU) agree to cooperate in a number of spheres, including education reforming, teaching methodology, the Russian language and literature and others
The aim of the project is to promote creativity of young Nizhny Novgorod musicians with the help of beginning Nizhny Novgorod producers.
Representatives of Anhui Pedagogical University have been working for 2.5 months on the basis of Faculty of Natural, Mathematical and Computer Sciences in the scientific and educational center "Chemistry of Molecules and Materials”.
The Second Public Report took place on November, 11. The event was attended by a number of high guests, including vice-president of the Russian Academy of Education Viktor Bolotov, rectors of Russian leading universities, Minin University partners, members of expert community, and members of Russian Coordination Council of pedagogical education modernization.
The Public Report will take place at 11:30 on November 11th, 2015 in the assembly hall of the main university building with 200 Minin University partners, which are the members of Educational and methodological association of pedagogical education in Nizhny Novgorod region and the “Clinical Base Practice” project, representatives of leading Russian and foreign university partners, scientific and teaching communities and expert community.
The European Scientific-Industrial Chamber has published the annual list of Top 100 Russian Universities (the Academic Ranking of World Universities-European Standard ARES-2015).
The following universities took the top spot in the ranking: Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, Saint Petersburg State University.
There are three Nizhny Novgorod State Universities in the ranking, including Minin University.
21 September, Uhu (China) - Minin University students arrived at Anhui Pedagogical University. Such cultural schools are arranged twice a year within the Agreement signed between two universities. Chinese students have already had summer school at Minin University in August.
July, 27 - August, 7, Nizhny Novgorod - 19 teachers of Anhui State Pedagocial University (China) took a further education course on 'Russian pedagogical education in global modernization framework' at Minin University.
28-29 May, Sofia (Bulgaria) - International conference 'Education - traditions and modernity' took place in the Bulgarian capital. Minin University along with Chinese and US universities actively took part in the conference and was one of the organizers of the event.