In Russia, will improve the exam on the Russian language with citizenship

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The Ministry of education and the Ministry of internal Affairs are working to create a unified approach to the assessment of the level of Russian language proficiency during the exam for citizenship of the Russian Federation, told RIA Novosti in the press center of the MIA of Russia.

«In order to improve the quality of work of the commissions provides for the definition by the Ministry of science and higher education of the Russian Federation and the Ministry of education of Russia in coordination with Ministry of interior requirements for the level of knowledge required for recognizing a foreign citizen as a Russian native speaker, evaluation criteria, this level of development, use and storage of control measuring materials used in the Commission’s interview with a foreign citizen», — explained in the press center.

According to the Agency, to date, no single approach to the conduct of the interview with the applicant for Russian citizenship. In some cases, as explained in the press center, the interview is held using audio, video and multimedia materials, others are tested for knowledge of Russian language.

In addition, in some cases, only the Russian language, including the elderly, are unable to pass an interview and not received the citizenship of the Russian Federation.

Earlier it was reported that the experts according to the results of VI all-Russian conference «Russian language and problems of social and cultural adaptation of foreign citizens in the Russian Federation» Russian University of friendship of peoples recommended raising requirements to the level of Russian language proficiency during the exam for citizenship.

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