Ministry of Education and Science: more than 90% of university teachers vaccinated against coronavirus

Story Russia has registered a vaccine against coronavirus

About 50% of students and more than 90% of Russian university teachers have been vaccinated against coronavirus infection, Dmitry Afanasyev, deputy head of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation, told TASS.

“Now it is already approaching 50%” , — the official told about the number of vaccinated students over 18 years old.

The Deputy Minister noted that depending on the region and the university, the situation is different, but the level of vaccination is gradually increasing. Last November, the vaccination rate among students reached 32%, teachers — 75%.

Afanasyev also said that in the event of an aggravation of the situation with coronavirus, the ministry will prepare new recommendations on the organization of the educational process in February.

Earlier today it became known that next week in civil turnover may receive the Sputnik M vaccine, intended for adolescents from 12 to 17 years old.


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