The Ministry of Education said the transition to the new system of scholarships for students from 2017.
This was announced at a press briefing, First Deputy Minister of Education Vladimir Kovtunets.
"Finance Ministry finally wanted to somehow change the system of scholarships that they feel closer to the European practices. Obviously, you change the payments system ... it will be soon, will take effect on January 1, " - he said.
of the grant, tentatively, be paid to students with very high academic achievements. There will also be introduced guaranteed a scholarship for engineering, natural and educational professions, since there are significant problems with a set of students.
"academic scholarship be paid to students who successfully learn, but seven 'families in low income. Separately paid in social fellowship, " - said Kovtunets.
According to him, has previously approved funds to pay, but the final decision had not amount to call.
Also, the deputy minister stressed that all of these innovations are now in the pipeline, and for them there is also no final decision.
In addition, develop a mechanism by which you can determine who is a student really needs scholarship.
"Something looks like a subsidy. The man submits documents (of income), received a scholarship, and it appears that the income is much higher than declared " - said Kovtunets. According to him, this mechanism would apply only to low-income students with good success, and the payment mechanism of social fellowship change.
Recall normal size scholarships for students of the university 3-4 accreditation is 825 USD per month.