About four thousand students of higher educational institutions of the Donetsk People's Republic have received Russian diplomas since 2015, DPR Minister of Education and Science Larisa Polyakova states.
"For three years, about four thousand students of the DPR received Russian diplomas. And since the beginning of this year - about 1,5 thousand students. I note that diplomas of different levels are received by students during the whole academic year," said the minister.
It should be added that graduates defended their diploma theses both directly on the basis of partner universities in Russia, and in the videoconference mode from Donetsk. Earlier it was reported that in 2016, 1014 students from higher educational institutions of higher education received diplomas.
It should be noted that the issue of Russian universities' diplomas to graduates from Donbass began in 2015.
DONi News Agency