NIZHNY NOVGOROD, October 24. / TASS /. On October 24, the presidential platform “Russia – the Land of Opportunities” opened two centers for assessing and developing managerial competencies – on the basis of the Corporate University of the Government of the Nizhny Novgorod Region and the National Research Nizhny Novgorod State University named after Lobachevsky, the press service of the organization reports.
“This will help resolve personnel issues in the Nizhny Novgorod region and ensure a dialogue between students, employers and regional authorities. The opening of competencies is being implemented as part of the implementation of the instructions of the President of the Russian Federation following the results of the meeting of the supervisory ANO Russia – the Land of Opportunities in March 2021, ”the message says.
At the centers, students will undergo diagnostics of their leadership and management skills, developed by the methodologists of the ANO “Russia – the Land of Opportunities”. Students will also receive assessments of emotional intelligence, ability to analyze information and make decisions, customer focus, and other qualities and skills. After creating a diagnosis for each profile of the test taker, on the basis of which personal developmental trajectories and proposed educational programs are developed, developed in conjunction with the university. Also the student’s profile will be employers in a special database for.
As the Governor of the Nizhny Novgorod Region Gleb Nikitin noted, strategic goals cannot be achieved without the development of human resources, which are based on universities. “The opening of the UNNS Competence Center will allow“ Russia – Opportunities ”to test approaches to the development of competencies from a scientific point of view, involving the development of a project of relevant research methods and improving the quality of human capital in the region. University of the Nizhny Novgorod region, – the synergy of three fundamental spheres of personnel well-being in the region: the state, business and professional education “, – the press service quotes the words of Nikitin.
Alexey Komissarov, General Director of ANO “Russia – the Land of Opportunities”, said that the main goal of the centers is to effectively use the personnel of regional employers – the university, to prevent the outflow of partners from young specialists from the region. Leading universities of the region, including the Minin Pedagogical University, Dobrolyubov Linguistic University, Privolzhsky Research Medical University, Higher School of Economics – Nizhny Novgorod, Alekseev Technical University, have joined the projects, according to Komissarov. “Our task is to help students improve their skills, create a space around competencies for productive dialogue between students, university and employers, receive everyone’s requests and satisfy them,” the press service quotes Komissarov.
The press service also noted that the demand for such centers is due to the fact that the standards of higher education and educational programs of universities primarily involve the assimilation of professional knowledge, skills and abilities, and with the development and assessment of supra-professional and managerial competencies, everything is a little more complicated. Moreover, both students and employers recognize that they lack these very skills when looking for a job or a young specialist for a particular position.
Opening of centers in Russia
The presidential platform “Russia – the Land of Opportunities” has signed a cooperation agreement with 38 Russian universities and signed 18 more agreements. In 2021-2022, it is planned to open more than 25 centers of competence on the basis of universities, which will allow testing about 150 thousand students. By 2023, the ANO “Russia – the Land of Opportunities” will open at least 75 centers of competence in Russian universities and evaluate the skills of about 300 thousand students. More than 80 leading employing companies are taking part in the project.
About the platform
ANO “Russia – Land of Opportunities” was created on the initiative of Russian President Vladimir Putin. Key goals of the organization: creating conditions for increasing social mobility. Security Organization Supervisory Board Vladimir Putin.
ANO “Russia – Land of Opportunities” is developing a platform of the same name uniting 26 projects, including the Leaders of Russia competition for managers, the Leaders of Russia. Politics competition, the All-Russian Olympiad for students “I am a professional”, the competition “Your move”, international competition “My First Business”, All-Russian competition “Big Change”.