Kyoichiro Kawakami, Advisor with the Embassy of Japan in Russia, and Iwao Ohashi, Chief Representative of Nomura Research Institute, visited SibFU as a part of the programme for XI Krasnoyarsk Economic Forum.
Tuomo Summanen, an expert in Russian economy and adviser to Rectors of Lappeenranta University of Technology (Finland), visited SibFU on 26 February 2014. The meeting was a part of XI Krasnoyarsk Economic Forum.
RF Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev signed a document on establishing the Organizing Committee to oversee the planning and development of XXIX Winter Universiade 2019 in Krasnoyarsk. SibFU will be represented by SibFU's rector, Academician Eugene Vaganov.
SibFU has been ranked tenth among Russian universities and it has 1028th rank among the universities ranked by Webomertics. The ranking is performed by Cybermetrics Lab. SibFU gained 972 points compared to its rank in July 2013.
Institute for the Humanities, SibFU, will host lectures of Kimitako Matsuzato, a distinguished Japanese scholar, on 17-18 February 2014. Professor Matsuzato will give two public lectures. The lectures will be about studying Russia in China, India, Turkey, and Korea and about Asian Russia, its geopolitics and territorial management.
New web site for SibFU's Library and University Press was launched on 1 February 2014. The site was updated after a year of hard work. New library web site was benchmarked against distinguished libraries and research institutes and it has a mobile version.
SibFU is a part of a new list of international universities recognized by China. The document has been published by the Ministry of Education's web site. The listing is another step to prove the university has been working to collaborate with the east.