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The Siberian Federal University (SibFU) is the largest Higher Education Institution in eastern Russia, founded in 2006 through the merger of four major regional institutions. At present, SibFU incorporates 20 institutes and 40 R&D subdivisions. The number of students is 37 000; the total faculty and staff is over 8 000, it offers 122 educational programs in 50 professional fields. Over 120 Bachelor, 60 Master and 116 doctoral degree programs function in compliance with the Bologna system. Eight Master’ programmes have been evaluated as corresponding to European quality requirements. In its quality assurance system, the university follows the requirements of ISO 9000 international standards and the European network for quality assurance in higher education (ENQA). The major SibFU research areas: Mineral Exploration and Geological Engineering (Oil, Gas, Non-Ferrous and Precious Metals), Timber Resources, Hi-Tech Industries, Transportation, Satellite Technology, Northern Community Development, Environmental Engineering and Management.