Nosov Magnitogorsk State Technical University

Introduction

Nosov Magnitogorsk State Technical University is one of the authoritative multi-profile technical universities of Russian Federation with developed infrastructure, powerful material and technical basis and high intellectual potential. The University is widely known in Russia and abroad for its scientific schools, it has a wide range of scientific and creative links with leading Russian and foreign universities.

NMSTU (Nosov Magnitogorsk State Technical University NMSTU) was established on the basis of Ural Technical Institute in 1934 as Magnitogorsk Institute of Mining and Metallurgy. In 1951 it was named after G.I. Nosov – the famous Director of Magnitogorsk Iron and Steel Works. In 1984 the Institute was awarded with the Order of the Labour Red Banner. In 1994 the Institute became an academy and in 1998 it got the status of Technical University.

In 2009 the President of the Russian Federation D. Medvedev presented the university with the gratitude for the significant contribution research and development of progressive technologies for training highly qualified specialists for mining and metallurgical branches of the Russian Federation. The prime minister of Russia V. Putin signed the documents of University reorganization by joining Industrial, Building, Professional-Pedagogical and Trade – Economical Colleges into the common educational system. That year NMSTU passed the outer Russian and International Audit and got the corresponding certificate in quality management ISO 9001:2000 standards.

Today about 20 thousand students study at Nosov Magnitogorsk State Technical University. This is a large scientific and educational university complex of Russia, which includes all stages of education, beginning with secondary education, secondary vocational and higher vocational education, up to Master courses, postgraduate and retraining courses.

The University gives higher vocational education in 67 special specialties, 24 Bachelor courses, 14 Master programs. It trains specialists in 27 secondary vocational education programs (SVE program) on basic and advanced levels. The total number of educational programs including postgraduate courses, doctorate studies, advanced training and vocational training achieves 263.

Since the 1st of January 2011 the University has passed over to the system of educational services according to 5 professional programs of higher vocational education (12 specialties), 31 Bachelor programs (64 specializations), 14 Master programs, 27 SVE programs of the basic and advanced level.

Personnel training according to the higher vocational education programs is carried out at 2 institutes: at the Institute of Power Engineering and Automation, at the Institute of Mining Engineering and Transport; at 5 full-time departments: Chemistry and Metallurgy, Technology and Quality, Architecture and Building, Mechanical Engineering and Machine Building, Economics and Law and at the correspondence department.

Personnel training according to the secondary vocational education programs (SVE programs) is carried out at multi-field college of NMSTU.

NMSTU has its branch office in Beloretsk.

The university has developed a branched system of high school preparatory education which includes preparatory courses, advanced pre-university training in main subjects, the multi-field specialized lyceum.

Specialists are trained in the fields of metallurgy, chemistry and biotechnologies, power engineering, automation and management, nano-material and nano-technologies, information technologies and computer facilities, mechanics and mechanical engineering, mining, transport facilities, building and architecture, ecology, economics and management, linguistics, pedagogics and tourist service.

The students of the university have a unique opportunity to obtain the second higher education and a variety of professional skills.

University offers vocational education at Further vocational education and personnel engineering institute “Gorizont”". This institute specializes in professional retraining, educational programs for specialists having university degrees, purpose training of specialists on demand of enterprises and various businesses, certification training in metallurgy, mechanical engineering, construction.

Educational activities are carried out in buildings and premises with the overall area - 200,000 sq.m. where the academic and laboratory blocks, 11 hostels, 5 canteens, 3 sports palaces are placed.

The up-to-date material and technical base, including the educational and laboratory areas, telecommunication infrastructure which links about 1500 personal computers and provides high-speed access for the students and the academic staff to corporate and worldwide information resources, the library book fund containing over 1 129 000 volumes, unique imitation simulators of technological smelting, finishing, rolling, steel casting processes and many others provide high standard of training.

One of the main conditions of university development is the integration of science and education. NMSTU has a great scientific potential, which has been developed for several decades. Nowadays its scientific staff includes 95 Doctors of Science, Professors, 510 Candidates of Science, and Associate Professors. The main scientific areas of NMSTU correspond to the Primary trends of science, technology development of the Russian Federation and to the List of critical technologies on the Federal level: power engineering and power supply; information-telecommunication systems; effective nature management; risk reduction technologies and decrease of after-effects of natural and technological disasters; technologies of creating and management of new types of transport systems; technologies of ecologically safe mining of mineral resources etc.

Training of high-qualified specialists is realized in 27 fields at the post graduate courses and besides there are 8 doctorate programs as well as five doctoral dissertational councils.

The university complex includes the scientific centre DANIELI-NMSTU, the international union of metallurgical facilities manufacturers “Metallurgmash”. An innovation-and-technological centre was set up. This centre comprises about 20 scientific laboratories and a Research Institute of Nanosteels. The university is engaged in innovation activities. An innovative business incubator was set up in order to promote the results of scientific-research developments of students, post-graduate students, scientists and specialists of the university staff and other universities, companies and organizations of Magnitogorsk, Chelyabinsk district and other regions of Russia. Information technologies have become priority trends of scientific-industrial activities of the business incubator.

University Complex made it possible for NMSTU to provide a more efficient integration of education, science and manufacturing, in particular, it contributed to large successful scientific and research projects of the major city enterprise – Iron and Steel Works. The fact is that in 2009-2010, 20 university projects got financial support worth 66.7 mln. rubles within the federal target program “Scientific and Scientific-Pedagogical Staff of Innovative Russia 2009-2013”. The joint project of NMSTU and “MMK-Metiz” took part in the open public competition for state support of high-tech project developments and got a grant worth 178 million rubles.

The Youth Scientific Center of the University involves students into scientific activity, arranges conferences, issues collections of student scientific articles, gives young people an opportunity to take part in forums in other Russian universities and abroad. Every year more than 200 students take part in different events in Moscow, St. Petersburg, Krasnoyarsk, Düsseldorf (Germany), Yekaterinburg, etc. In 2010 the students of our university won the World Championship in Programming (Yekaterinburg) as well as three All-Russian Student Technical Olympiads. Within the last five years six Professors of the university became the Government Prize Winners in Science and Engineering.

Nowadays a unique social infrastructure has been created in NMSTU which includes modern hostels, a sanatorium, a medical care system for the teaching staff and for the students, cafés, canteens, gyms, a recreation center in the countryside. An effective motivation system has been developed for the teaching staff. Some programs provide teachers and students with qualified medical and health care services as well as with numerous welfare benefits (financial support of mother-and-child care, big families, low income families, one parent families, young families, etc.). These programs support mass culture, sport and health-improving activities and provide welfare services to the retired.

NMSTU was the first to initiate a number of student traditional movements in our region. It is just here where the first student building teams were organized and in 2007 they won the “Golden Trowel” prize being the best one. The university carries out a lot of cultural and sport activities taking part in the International League of “Fun-and-humor Club”, beauty competitions of the university and the country, local thematic contests, sport competitions and so on. Over 150 events are held at the university annually. The priority direction of the university activity at present is the cultivation of the healthy life style among the students. Every year the students of NMSTU become prize winners of many regional, district and country art and sport competitions.

For more than 75 year old history of NMSTU (Nosov Magnitogorsk State Technical University) more than 70 thousand specialists have been trained here. The main NMSTU customers are: OJSC MMK (Joint Stock Company Magnitogorsk Iron and Steel Works), International Union of metallurgical equipment manufacturers «Metallurgmash» (Moscow), DANIELI Group of Companies (Buttrio, Italy), International Department UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization), International center of educational systems MTSOS (Moscow), OJSC «Severstal» (Cherepovetsk), OJSC «Baimak casting and mechanical plant», Scientific and Industrial Unit «Automation» (Magnitogorsk), self-regulation organizations in constructing design and control, OJSC TNK «Kazakhprom» (Kazakhstan) and many others.

The graduates of NMSTU work at all major enterprises of Ural Federal District of Russia and abroad. NMSTU graduates head ministries, the largest mining and metallurgical, machine building and chemical enterprises and companies, scientific and research institutes. Some graduates of NMSTU are now the Legislative Assembly Council deputies and Government Prize Winners of Russia. Only at the OJSC «Magnitogorsk Iron and Steel Works» 93% of managers are the former students of NMSTU.

In particular, many NMSTU graduates took leadership positions in many fields of industry: Directors of MMK D.P. Galkin – Minister of Metallurgy of Soviet Ukraine; L.V. Radyukevich – deputy minister of Metallurgy of USSR; I.Kh. Romazan – the Hero of Socialist Labour; S.V. Makaev – Director of Nizniy Tagil Iron and Steel Works (NTMK); S.B. Gun – deputy director of «Soyuzglavmetall» of Gossnab USSR; A.V. Kushnarev – executive Director of Nizniy Tagil Iron and Steel Works (NTMK); V.F. Rashnikov – President of Plc. «MMK Managing Company»; A.A. Morozov – State Duma deputy; R.S. Takhautdinov – Senior Vice-President of Plc. «MMK Managing Company» for Strategic Development and Metallurgy; S.K. Nosov – General Director of the State Corporation «Rosoboronmetall»; V.N. Lebedev – Director of MMKZ “MMK-Metiz”; Y.P. Volkov – General Director of “Azovstal”; R.Kh. Gimaletdinov – General Director of Kushva roll manufacturing plant; E.N. Teftelev – Head of Magnitogorsk and many others.

The body of Nosov Magnitogorsk State Technical University keeps and develops the best traditions of Universities of Russia. It is a great challenge to study here, but it is very prestigious as well. The University provides everything the students might need to obtain thorough knowledge required for future highly qualified specialists in their industrial, scientific, social and political activity.

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Master

Master in Control in Engineering Systems

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Russia Chelyabinsk

The development of high-performance automation systems and automated process control system (APCS) in various industries is the important factor in the creation of new efficient production. [+]

Master's Degree ProgramCourse - Control in Engineering Systems

Production processes intensification, productivity increase, expenses decrease in industrial production is impossible without modern automated systems. The development of high-performance automation systems and automated process control system (APCS) in various industries is the important factor in the creation of new efficient production.

This master's degree program in Control in Engineering Systems endows the graduate with theoretical knowledge and practical experience in the development and implementation of automated control systems of production and engineering systems.

As a graduate of Master's Degree Program in Control in Engineering Systems, you will be prepared to demonstrate the ability in:... [-]


Master in Electronics and Nanoelectronics - Industrial Electronics

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Russia Chelyabinsk

The program includes topics which provide technology comprehension in related areas in order to develop a career in the field of industrial electronics development and application. [+]

Master's Degree in Electronics and NanoelectronicsCourse - Industrial Electronics

The following special academic disciplines in the curriculum are designated by the University as follows: methods and tools for diagnosing, primary information sensors, electronic device designing, debugging tools of microprocessor systems, transmission facilities, fundamentals of electrical drive, signal processors and specialized microcontrollers.

Core subjects required in the curriculum are complemented by electives, as well as optional subjects such as: information collection, processing and transmission systems, fundamentals of energy saving, sensors, engineering sensors, control and testing of electronic devices, reliability of electronic devices, microprocessor systems hardware, telecommunication systems .... [-]


Master in Engineering - Standardization and Metrology

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Russia Chelyabinsk

Master's Degree Program covers a broad range of subjects which provide students with the foundation in the field of standardization, metrology and certification of quality control for the metalworking industries. [+]

Master's Degree in EngineeringCourse - Standardization and Metrology

Solving the problems of integration interaction in the international community is impossible without the expert participation in the field of metrology, standardization, confirmation and quality control in production systems. The conformity assessment procedures can make a major contribution to the achievement of specific objectives of the countries national policies, the abolition of trade barriers. They can balance the free circulation of commodities in the domestic market with the requirement to provide a "high level of health, safety and environment protection and advocate consumer interests".

Nosov Magnitogorsk State Technical University offers a master's degree for students interested in standardization, metrology and certification.... [-]


Master in Engineering and Technology - Materials Science

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Russia Chelyabinsk

Metals, metal alloys, composite materials are the main materials of modern technology. The objective of the program leading to the Master’s degree in Engineering and Technology is to train specialists in the field. [+]

Master's Degree in Engineering and TechnologyCourse - Materials Science

Program objective and conception

Metals, metal alloys, composite materials are the main materials of modern technology. Therefore, the development of physical principles in order to create materials with given properties and technologies of their production is, obviously, relevant and cost-effective trend of modern science and technology. All students, having fundamental knowledge in materials science, methods of numerical modeling and computer-aided design, are required to provide with modern experimental and structural analysis skills. The marketing analysis shows that the master’s graduate programs in this area will be of high demand in the international market of education services.... [-]


Master in Mechanical Engineering Industrial Design and Technology

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Russia Chelyabinsk

The aim of the program is to train highly qualified specialists for the mechanical engineering industries, where the generation and implementation of innovations, the latest scientific advances and technological solutions are required. [+]

Master's Degree in Engineering and TechnologyCourse - Mechanical Engineering Industrial Design and Technology

The aim of the program

The aim of the program is to train highly qualified specialists for the mechanical engineering industries, where the generation and implementation of innovations, the latest scientific advances and technological solutions are required. Graduates of the program are provided with deep professional knowledge and skills to evaluate the technical state of a wide range of engineering equipment, including machine tools and systems.

As a graduate of Master's Degree Program in Mechanical Engineering and Technology, you will be prepared to demonstrate the ability to:... [-]


Master in Power and Electrical Engineering - Electric Power Supply

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Russia Chelyabinsk

A master's degree is offered for students interested in Power and Electrical Engineering. [+]

Master's Degree in Power and Electrical EngineeringCourse - Electric Power Supply

Currently, electric power and electrical engineering are rapidly developing areas of science and technology, with a focus on studies of electricity production methods, transmission, transformation and distribution and power and energy flow management, as well as the development of components, devices, and systems, which implement these methods. This area of science is important for the industry and society in general. Therefore, it is necessary to provide the training of highly qualified personnel in this field.

Nosov Magnitogorsk State Technical University offers a master's degree for students interested in Power and Electrical Engineering.... [-]


Master in Technology of Transportation Processes

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Russia Chelyabinsk

The Programme covers a broad range of subjects which provide students with the foundation in technology of transportation processes. [+]

Master's Degree ProgrammeCourse - Technology of Transportation Processes

"Nosov Magnitogorsk State Technical University" offers a master's degree for students interested in transportation studies and research.

Master's Degree Programme covers a broad range of subjects which provide students with the foundation in technology of transportation processes:

technology, organization, planning and management of the technical and commercial operation of vehicles as part of the country transportation system; organization of rational interaction of vehicles, comprising a single transportation system, based on the principles of logistics management; organization of the cooperation system to ensure the safety and traffic management for the operation of the transport complex. ... [-]

Master of Engineering and Technology - Metallurgy

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Russia Chelyabinsk

The program is to prepare highly qualified specialists in the field of agglomeration, blast furnace and steelmaking production, who will be able to work creatively in the field of research and metallurgical process modeling, advanced foundry metallurgy and technology improvement of castings production. [+]

Master of Engineering and TechnologyCourse - Metallurgy

Program objective and conception

The objective of the program leading to the Master’s degree in Engineering and Technology is to prepare highly qualified specialists in the field of agglomeration, blast furnace and steelmaking production, who will be able to work creatively in the field of research and metallurgical process modeling, advanced foundry metallurgy and technology improvement of castings production. The basis of this program is computer modeling methodology of iron and steel production processes, and the ability to use it as a tooling for scientific and applied tasks solution of radical enhancement of the efficiency of existing processing, as well as the development of new engineering processes. The distinctive feature of the program leading to the Master’s degree in Engineering and Technology is a creative participation of graduates in the development of modern software systems of computer-aided design and simulation processes of metallurgic production.... [-]


Master of Engineering and Technology – Heat and Power Engineering

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Russia Chelyabinsk

The speciality "Power System" is extremely scarce, and annually enterprises demand exceeds the number of highly qualified specialists, prepared by thermal energy systems departments. [+]

Master of Engineering and TechnologyCourse – Heat and Power Engineering

Nosov Magnitogorsk State Technical University and the Institute of Power Engineering within its structure offer a master's degree program in Engineering and Technology in the field of Heat and Power Engineering.

Every day, all industrial enterprises and citizens need light and heat, gas and hot water, air and electricity. All these energy sources are produced by industrial heat and power systems and they are the main professional objects of study.

The speciality "Power System" is extremely scarce, and annually enterprises demand exceeds the number of highly qualified specialists, prepared by thermal energy systems departments.... [-]


MSc

Master in Computer Science - Computer Science and Computing

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Russia Chelyabinsk

The program is to develop experience, competencies, knowledge and practical skills,which meet requirements and current state of software systems and computing market. [+]

Master's Degree in Computer ScienceCourse - Computer Science and Computing

The educational objective of the program leading to the Master of Engineering degree in Computer Science is to develop experience, competencies, knowledge and practical skills, required for professional independent solution of designing tasks, development, application and implementation of information technology basic elements, which meet requirements and current state of software systems and computing market.

The program's special focus is on:

providing skills and knowledge in research, academic and educational activities, project design, project engineering and managerial activities in the field of information and telecommunication technologies; development of the ability of searching and receiving new information needed to solve the problems in the area of knowledge integration relating to their activity field, to realize their responsibility for making professional decisions; ability to prove and defend their own conclusions and findings in front of the audience of various professional levels, to organizational and management activities in interdisciplinary production areas; development of self-education skills and continuous professional self-improvement under conditions of market economy. ... [-]