Vasiliev spoke about the increase in funding for the development of education

© RIA Novosti / Michael Voskresenskiye in fotomancer of education and science of the Russian Federation Olga Vasilyeva. archival photoVasiliev spoke about the increase in funding for the development of education© RIA Novosti / Michael Voskresenskiye the image Bank

The funding of the Federal target program of education development (fcpro), for 2016-2020, in 2018 will increase by 33 billion rubles, said Minister of education and science Olga Vasilieva at the government hour in the state Duma.

«I want to note that increased spending on the state program «Development of education». In 2016, they amounted to 430 billion rubles, in 2017 – 448 billion rubles. In 2018 it is planned to increase spending on this program to 481 billion rubles,» — said Vasilyev.

She also recalled that, given subsydiowanie regions in 2017, the cost of education has increased to 595 billion rubles, which is 24 billion exceeds the level of 2016.

Was previously published a draft budget for 2018 and the planned 2019 and 2020. State spending on the Ministry of education and science, according to the draft budget, in 2018 planned volume 411,37 billion. At the same time in 2017 for the same purpose in the draft budget was laid down about 376,43 billion.