St.Petersburg State Polytechnical University was founded in 1899. Recently SPbSPU became "National Research University", also known in Russia and abroad as Polytechnic Institute — a recognized Russian and world-wide leader in the field of higher engineering and economic education. Currently it also remains at the leading positions in the rating of Russian engineering higher educational institutions.
At the present time in SPbSPU there are 30197 students and postgraduates,3056 of them are foreign citizens from 98 countries who annually study at different SPbSPU programs. The University is carrying out education in the following areas: engineering, physics, economics, humanities and information technologies.
The University trains specialists in 38 Bachelor Degree programs and 188 Master Degree programs,90 PhD programs and90 Doctorate programs. In addition, in SPbSPU there are a number of non-degree and international educational programs.
In 2007 SPbSPU won a contest "Innovation University" financed in the framework of the national project "Education". In 2010 SPbSPU gained the status "National Research University". Nowadays SPbSPU develops as a new type research university, which integrates multidisciplinary R&D activities and advanced technologies for rising national economics competitiveness.
The University is proud of its longstanding traditions of international cooperation with many foreign educational institutions, research organizations and industrial companies in the field of education and science. Among the University partners there are more than327 universities, 131 scientific and research institutions and 172 companies from over55 countries.
In the University there are more than 20 international research centers that are carrying out joint research together with the companies Motorola, Microsoft, AT&T, Siemens, LG "Electronics", Apple Macintosh and others.
Today the Polytechnical University structure includes:
- 12 Institutes
- More than 100 departments and 120 R&E laboratories
- Research centers, innovation laboratories, science park
- Fundamental library — one of the largest scientific and technical libraries in Russia
- Student campus
- International campus
- Medical center
- Modern sports center
- Concert halls etc.
Saint-Petersburg State Polytechnical University presents its International Master Degree Programmes. These programmes are fully delivered in English by world class professors from SPbSPU and other Russian and foreign universities. They provide unique opportunities for international mobility in leading European universities. We organize practical trainings and internships for our students in well-known companies.
KEY ADVANTAGES • Wide-range of subject areas • Combination of fundamental preparation and practical studies • Opportunities for international mobility – semester abroad at academic partners of SPbSPU • Double degree options • World-class professors from SPbSPU and leading European universities • Future successful career in top executive positions with companies operating in the global market • Scholarships for best international and Russian students • Comfortable student dormitories and eventful student life • Studying at the one of the most beautiful city in the world
International Master Degree Programmes have three main focuses:
- Natural Sciences
- Economics & Management
Please have a look at the programs offered.
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