MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
In correctional institutions of the Federal penitentiary service of Russia in Sverdlovsk region convicted the conditions for higher education. There are 12 learning sites, established 39 personal computers, 7 of them connected to the network “Internet”.
Prisoners from remote locations to study in various higher educational institutions, which have signed contracts. In particular, the Ural state forestry University, Russian state vocational pedagogical University, Moscow open Institute, Chelyabinsk state University, Moscow financial-industrial University “synergy”.
Currently, higher education receives more than 30 prisoners. They are serving their sentence in IK-3 (Krasnoturyinsk), IR-5, IR-12 (both from Nizhny Tagil), IR-19, IR-24 and IR-26 (all – g. Tavda), IR 46 (Nevyansk), IR-47 (Kamensk-Uralsky), IR-52 (Kamyshlovsky municipal area) IR-53 (Verkhoturie), IR-54 (Novaya Lyalya) and IR-62 (Ivdel city), and in Kirovgradskaya juvenile correctional facility.
In particular, of the three convicted students residing in IR-19, one trained in the Ural forestry College and two in “Synergy”. Two convicts, who are in the IR-12, also get education in “Synergy” in the field: “Law”, “Management. Logistics”. At the same University studying the convict of IK-8. He gets the specialty Manager. Another pupil of the Kirovgradskaya VK enrolled in the first year of the Ural Federal University, specialty “personnel Management”. A number of prisoners are trained in such specialties as “Tourism”, “Economics”, “Accounting and audit”.
So, one of the convicts of IK-8, which became the colony student, has behind shoulders only school. Convicted four times for 12 years altogether, he is serving his sentence. However, he decided to study and become a master to experience, in his words, “high meaning”. In late July, he will defend a thesis on the topic of “Professional deformation of legal consciousness”.
Press-service GUFSIN of Russia on Sverdlovsk area
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