University description (as per official university website)
Educational Establishment "Baranovichi State University was established by Presidential Decree 23 June 2004.
In line with government policy on higher education University of trains that are in demand in the real economy, as well as for social of the Brest region: engineers, economists, lawyers, teachers.
The main task of the university is to achieve a high level of quality education, relevant educational institution of the classical type. The university conducted extensive work on the preparation of highly qualified professionals by improving the educational process and its content, training and methodological support, development, research and international cooperation, the ideological work, the development and strengthening material-technical base of information of the educational process, improve the scientific capacity of departments .
The University operated teaching, engineering, Faculty of Economics and Law, as well as the Department of Foreign Languages and Pre-University, Faculty of Continuing Education, Faculty of Distance Education, Institute for Training and retraining, distance learning center, a separate structural division "Lyakhavichy State Agricultural College . Open Master's degree in Pedagogy, history of pedagogy and education, postgraduate studies in "Technologies and equipment for mechanical and physical-technical process.
Training is carried out taking into account the needs of the region in engineering, educational, economic, legal personnel. Thus, since 2006, in accordance with the need for skills to the tourism industry of the Brest region began to prepare students for a degree in economics and management of the tourism industry.
In 2009 the first graduates of university students in 2003 the number of people.
International activities: there are more than forty contracts of partnership, cooperation and scientific exchange with institutions and universities in Ukraine, Russia, Latvia, Kazakhstan, Germany, Austria, Poland, Turkey, etc.
In accordance with the requirements of the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Belarus in the framework of an action plan to promote the export of educational services for UO "Barg" a program of export of educational services. According to the program in Russian language courses have been trained about 200 foreign nationals from countries such as Sri Lanka, India, Turkey, Egypt, China. For courses in various faculties of the University full-time and extramural courses taken by citizens of Turkmenistan, Sri Lanka, Turkey.
The University actively promotes research activities. Staff working on research topics, some of which are funded from the republican budget, as well as performed on commercial contracts. The results of the research used in the learning process and production. Much attention is paid to the development of research students.
The University trains over 10,000 students and trainees.
Are improved requirements for methodological and information support the learning process. One of the key elements of information the teaching process is the creation of electronic textbooks and electronic teaching methods. In college created the necessary regulatory framework and criteria, enabling the preparation of educational material in electronic form.
Strengthening the material base allows you to access and use of electronic resources research libraries. In the learning process in place information technology.
The university has established an information service of teachers and students in the hall of electronic library resources, the Internet works at all faculties. In October 2007, established Distance Education Centre, where the training and retraining of specialists. Est