MINSK, 2 December (BelTA) - Updated rules for admission to universities and institutions of tertiary education will be published before the end of 2022, Belarusian Education Minister Andrei Ivanets told the media following a meeting hosted by the Belarusian president to discuss improvements to the university admission process, BelTA has learned.
Additions and changes will be made to the current rules approved by the presidential decree in January 2022 taking into account the finalization of the relevant norms, discussions held repeatedly at the level of the head of state, public discussions. It is planned to publish the document for public review before the end of 2022.
"Taking into account the changes that are being made, the president gave an instruction to publish the decree on the rules for admission to higher education institutions in full, with all additional and amendments, so that there is no confusion, so that parents, students, and universities fully understand the admission process," Andrei Ivanets said.
When asked about when this might happen, he replied: "We believe that it will be submitted for consideration and signing of the head of state in the very near future, literally during December. We hope that we will usher in the new year with the new admission rules."