SAINT-PETERSBURG STATE TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY
To study a technical speciality every person needs to have a good scope of analytical capability, a certain sequential thought mentality, broad professional skills which are required for comprehension of the exact sciences. Obtaining of these skills and future success are associated with modern education of high quality which is in demand in the employment arena and access to the most up-to-date technologies and the most advanced achievements. Saint-Petersburg State Technological Institute (Technical University) fully corresponds with these requirements and offers its students competitive education of the highest standard.
Saint-Petersburg Practical Technological Institute was founded by the Order of Emperor Nicholas the First on the 28th of November 1828 to prepare specialists of the highest qualification for the most dynamically developed domains in Russia in the 19th century – dye, metallurgic and machine building manufactures.
Today the University is not only the leading educational establishment of technological domain but also a big scientific and research centre where many discoveries were made. Areas such as engineering cybernetics, chemical technologies and information and telecommunication systems are being actively developed. The unique feature of the University is that super modern nanomaterials, best system programs and control tools, unique machines and devices of chemical and technological systems are used in scientific activities.
The University comprises of 10 departments with training in more than 40 specialities and areas. More than 5000 students from all countries of the world study in the University. The training of highly qualified specialists is carried out by more than 500 professors including more than 100 Doctors of science, 28 academicians and members of Russian and International Academies of Science, 12 honoured academic figures.
Saint-Petersburg State Technological Institute (Technical University) conjointly with big companies realize a whole range of innovation in scientific programs of specialists training. It has a broad experience in creation of innovation scientific educational centres. More than 1500 students participate actively in scientific and research activities of the University.The University trains specialists of high qualification in the field of technology of oil and gas refining, computer graphics and automated machines designing, chemical manufacturing devices, super modern chemical technologies, and automation of technological processes. Faculty graduates take up the leading positions in government institutions of Russia, in the production sector, in research institutes, and are successful businessmen.The University pays strong attention to the development of international relations towards the integration in the main international educational and scientific organizations for training of specialists of high qualifications at the international level. The University cooperates with the higher education establishments of Europe, Asia and America; it traditionally hosts scientific conferences and takes part in international scientific and educational projects.
The University creates the best conditions for students' successful study – spacious lecture halls, laboratories with state-of-the-art equipment for practical classes, and the biggest fundamental library with 5 reading halls providing 1.5 million books. The students' life out of lecture and practical classes is diverse and exciting too. There are many sport sections and clubs for students with modern gyms. Academic choir for many years is available for students as well as the Museum of the Institute history which possesses 14 thousand showpieces.
All international students are provided with accommodation in the comfortable University hostel for the whole period of studies.
Great scientific, pedagogical and methodical experience, unique technical base, wide connections with international industrial plants allow the University to train specialists of the highest qualification whose level of education and skills correspond with the modern demands of Russian and world employment markets.
The University graduates obtain education for further successful work at the enterprises in the following fields – Gas and Oil refining; Paint material and coating; Coke-chemical industry; Plastic and polymeric materials for medical equipment; Production and design of elastomeric units; Synthetic rubber; Hetero-organic and inorganic polymers; Medicaments, antibiotics, ferments, vitamins, accessory food substance and flavouring matters; Synthetic abstergents; Organic pigments; Light-sensitizing agents; Technologies of production of chemical fertilizers, glass, porcelain, faience, construction materials, ceramic for radio electronics and radio technics; High temperature heat insulating and protection materials; Accelerators; Computer graphics and automated design of machines and devices for chemical industry and for construction materials manufacturing; Technological equipment exploitation; Creation of flexible production systems and robotic lines; New technological processes and equipment for creation of units of polymer metals; Automation of technological processes in chemical industry and construction materials manufacturing; Automated design of chemical and technological systems of chemical techniques and automated control systems; Developing of modern information systems for chemical technologies; Use of radiation and plasma chemical technologies, Forecasting of environmental situation and prevention of emergency situations; Safety and security analysis of technical systems.
Upon successful completion of the University, the graduate gets a higher education degree of Russian national standard indicating the Degree/qualification and speciality. The graduate also gets additional document “European Appendix”, which allows to get its equivalence in any of 45 European and other countries signed in the “Bologna Convention on the Recognition of Qualifications Concerning Higher Education” and to further education or apply for a prestigious job in these countries.
SPECIALITIES, DURATION AND FEES
Chemical Technology (of natural energy carriers and carbon-base materials (oil and gas)/ pharmaceutical chemicals and cosmetic substances/ organic and inorganic substances); Material Science and Technology; Technological Machines and Equipment; System Analysis and Management; Management in Technical Systems; Automation of Technological Processes and Manufacturing Automation; Chemical Technology of Power Sated Materials and Products; Chemical Technology of Modern Power Engineering Materials; Biotechnology; Energy- and Resource Saving Processes in Chemical Industry, Petrochemistry and Biotechnology; Technosphere Safety; Management; Economics; Human Resource Management; Advertising and Public Relations; Business Informatics; Informatics and Computer Engineering.
|Course duration (academic years)||Tuition fees for 1 academic year (USD)||Hostel accommodation fees for 1 academic year (USD)||Life and health insurance fees for 1 year (USD)||Total (USD)|
Candidates for studies in Russian State Universities, who don't speak Russian language, are firstly admitted to the Foundation Course (duration is 1 academic year) to study Russian language and improve the level of knowledge in major special subjects up to the required for further study at the University on the chosen specialty. To specify the tuition, accommodation, life and health insurance fees and other expenses, please, contact the representative office of RACUS organization in your country.
|Bachelor's Degree||4||3 400 – 4 200||900||160|
|Specialist's Qualification||5||3 300 – 4 200||900||160|
|Master's Degree||2||3 750 – 4 850||900||160|
|Ph.D.||3||4 500 – 5 300||900||160|
The cost of the procedure of getting the “Certificate of Equivalence” of foreign educational documents in “Rosobrnadzor of the Russian Federation”(obligatory for all foreign students) is 4000 rubles (approximately 135 USD). All the procedures concerning legalization and getting the “Certificate of Equivalence” must be carried out by a student himself/herself at his/her own expense during the first year of his/her study at the University.
The above-mentioned fees for tuition, accommodation in student hostel, life and health insurance are valid only for 2014/2015 academic year.
Fees for tuition and accommodation in student hostels in Russian State Universities are fixed in Russian national currency – “Russian ruble”. Fees indicated in USD are approximate equivalent of tuition fees in Russian rubles by the time of processing this booklet. The actual cost for tuition and accommodation in Russian State Universities fees may be corrected slightly the date of invoice for tuition payment issuing in accordance with exchange rate USD – Russian ruble in the International Exchange Market.
During the initial registration procedure the candidate pays a enrollment fee of 300 USD which covers the charges for the issuance of the invitation letter for studies, sending the original and other documents to the candidate's country of the permanent residence by express mail, meeting the candidate at the international airport in Moscow/Saint-Petersburg, transfer to the domestic airport/train station in Moscow, meeting at the airport/train station of Saint-Petersburg and accompanying to the Academy, drawing up documents for admission to Academy for studies, registration fee, etc. The above mentioned amount doesn't include the cost of the airfare/train ticket Moscow-Saint-Petersburg. Average food expenses in Saint-Petersburg are 300-350 USD per month. When first entering Russia, the candidate should have about 500 USD to buy some basic necessities and personal things (clothes, dishes, electrical equipment, etc.).