On behalf of the Ural state University of Economics we would like to warmly welcome you to the website of the International Summer School Go East 2018 (02.09-15.09.2018) of the Ural state University of Economics!
Ural state University of Economics is one of the leading universities of the Ural region engaged in training specialists for various fields of economy, law and information technologies. It is located in the Ural region, namely in Ekaterinburg.
Ekaterinburg city is a unique place at the crossroads of the two continents: Europe and Asia. This led to the specificity of socio-economic development of the region, gave a rich history to the region which makes it different from any other parts of our country.
Our University has the honor to offer you the most interesting and rich program of the International Summer School 2018, which will introduce you to the history of the development of the Urals since old times, its industrial history. The history of industrial development of the Urals is associated with the names of Demidov, Stroganov and Tatishchev whose family lineage originated in the time of Peter I.
We hope the program of the Summer School offered to you will suit your interests both in professional and educational terms taking you on the journey into the history of the Urals that is an integral part of the history of ancient Rus and modern Russia.
We are very excited to welcome you cordially to the very heart of Russia – the Urals, Ekaterinburg!
Rector of the Ural State University of Economics (USUE) Prof. Dr. Yakov Silin