Alma Mater
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Orientation on higher education in life strategies of various groups of the youth

G.F. Shafranov-Kutsev, E.M. Cherkashov, Л.В. Гуляева
80,00 Р

UDC 378.4: 316.4


G.F. Shafranov-Kutsev is Dr.Sci (Philosophy), prof., university scientific superior e-mail:; E.M. Cherkashov is Cand.Sci. (Sociology), doc. e-mail:; and L.V. Gulyaeva is Cand.Sci. (Sociology), senior researcher e-mail:  at Tyumen State University


Discussed is the role of higher education in educational strategies of three principal groups of youth (senior school persons, students and representatives of working youth), as well as the place of higher education in the system of the most important competitive advantages in opinion of research participants. Methodological fundament of the research was questionnaire of student (senior school persons, students at institutions of both medium professional and higher institutions) and working youth. The results of the study indicate, that obtaining quality higher education is among three most significant qualities, necessary for achieving success in life according to representatives of the three main groups of respondents.

Key words: higher education, competitive relations, questionnaire, senior school persons, students, representatives of working youth.



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