The source of RBC in the government announced the imminent resignation of the Minister of education and science of Russia Dmitry Livanov.
According to the source, personnel decision Livanov will be made before the elections on 18 September, and the same information is confirmed by the interlocutor in the Ministry.
However, official confirmation of information. Press Secretary of the Minister, as the press Secretary of Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, declined to comment.
Recall that in his post Livanov is since 2012, having come there from the post of rector of MISIS. Under his leadership were carried out caused excitement in the scientific community, the reform of the Russian Academy of Sciences, and was the consolidation of schools and continued with the introduction of the exam.