Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University

Introduction

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:

  1. Engineering
  2. Natural Sciences
  3. Economics & Management

Please have a look at the programs offered.

This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • Russian

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Programmes

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Master

INTERNATIONAL MASTER DEGREE PROGRAM “International marketing management”

Campus Full time September 2017 Russia St. Petersburg

The international degree program is implemented by the Institute of Industrial Economics and Management of SPbSPU in cooperation with ESB Business School, Reutlingen (Germany). [+]

The international degree program is implemented by the Institute of Industrial Economics and Management of SPbSPU in cooperation with ESB Business School, Reutlingen (Germany). Training methods: lectures and seminars, interactive presentations, case studies, computer business simulation game, research project. Courses in SPbSPU: - Business English language - International business law / Business ethics - Managerial economics - Organization theory - Entrepreneurship Intercultural management / International human resource management - Research methods in management - International trade International market research (in foreign language) - International marketing management - International controlling - Organizational and managerial practice - Modern strategic analysis - Corporate finance - Industrial marketing - International standards of production management / International purchasing and supply chain management - International logistics / Sales management - Research work [-]

International Master in Civil Engineering

Campus Full time September 2017 Russia St. Petersburg

The aim of the program is preparing Masters of Science in Civil Engineering with high-level of knowledge in the field of management and organization construction projects, design of buildings and structures. [+]

International Master Degree Programme: Civil Engineering

The 5 best reasons to participate in the program

1. The programme is organized in SPBSPU - a recognized Russian leader in the field of higher engineering and economic education

2. Master program “Civil Engineering” is fully in English.

3. World-class professors from SPbSPU and leading European universities.

4. Unique opportunities for international mobility. We offer each student to take a semester abroad in English language in one of the European partner universities.

5. Selection of elective courses for building individual track based on personal interests.

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International Master in Energy Technology

Campus Full time September 2017 Russia St. Petersburg

The purpose of the Master of Science in Energy Technology degree programme is to prepare highly qualified professionals capable to solve complex engineering and management tasks in the world energy industry. [+]

International Master Degree Programme: Energy Technology

The 5 best reasons to participate in the program

1. The Master’s Degree Programme in Energy Technology includes a wide array of energy studies aimed to fundamental preparation and practical training.

2. The programme is conducted with the participation of key professors of St. Petersburg State Polytechnical University and other leading Russian and foreign universities.

3. The programme contributes to joint study of Russian students with foreign students, the opportunity to participate together in academic and extracurricular activities of SPbSPU.

4. The programme offers a unique opportunity to undertake an internship in leading Russian energy companies and a semester abroad at foreign partner University.... [-]


International Master in Intelligent Systems

Campus Full time September 2017 Russia St. Petersburg

The objective of the programme is to prepare Master of Science that possess knowledge of state-of-art and new trends of automation and intelligent. [+]

International Master Degree Programme: Intelligent Systems

The 5 best reasons to participate in the program

1. Graduates of this programme have great opportunities to be employed in Russian and international engineering and automation companies as well as to continue their education in international PhD programmes.

2. In two years candidates may receive two diplomas: from SPbSPU and from University of Hannover (Germany).

3. Unique opportunities for international mobility.

4. Master degree programme “Intelligent systems” is fully delivered in English.

5. World-class professors from SPbSPU and University of Hannover (Germany).... [-]


International Master in International Business Development

Campus Full time September 2017 Russia St. Petersburg

The focus of the programme is to impart practical skills of management actions in business development in international markets — by case study, working in cross-cultural teams, business games and computer business simulation, experts’ workshops, visits on enterprises. [+]

International Master Degree Programme: International Business Development

The 5 best reasons to participate in the program

1. World-class professors from SPbSPU and leading European business schools.

2. Unique opportunities for international mobility. Possible semester abroad at academic partners of SPbSPU.

3. Double degree options with European universities.

4. Wide range of elective courses for building individual track based on personal interests. Our capabilities are to provide experience in international management not only of consumer goods, but also products for industrial use and high-tech goods.

5. The programme represents principles of business education with the content based on the current real-world experience.... [-]


Master in Business Development and Innovation in International Context

Campus Full time September 2017 Russia St. Petersburg

The graduate of the “Business development and innovation in international context” Master-degree program is a well prepared highly skilled expert, who is able to create a new company from scratch on either national or international level and work in the cross-cultural environment. [+]

International Master Degree Programme: Business Development and Innovation in International Context

The 5 best reasons to participate in the program

1. Analytic, creative and systematic thinking is developed with the help of carefully assembled educational modules that allow deepdive approach;

2. A block of special skills disciplines helps to form cross-cultural teamwork and leadership;

3. Teaching is being conducted in close partnership with business practitioners who share their up-to-date expertise with the students;

4. Motivating learning environment;

5. The program is carried out in partnership with: KPMG, Unilever, Russian Standard, Coca-Cola, Sberbank, Quiznos LLC, Young Carrieris.... [-]


MSc

Innovative Technologies in Metallurgy and Material Science MSc Engineering and Technology

Campus Full time October 2017 Russia St. Petersburg

The goal of the programme is to educate students with the leading competences in the field of material science and engineering, research and simulation of material structure formation and properties, laser technologies, additive advanced technologies etc. [+]

Objective of the Programme The goal of the programme is to educate students with the leading competences in the field of material science and engineering, research and simulation of material structure formation and properties, laser technologies, additive advanced technologies etc. The participants will study independent and multidisciplinary courses combining science and engineering which will enable them to be highly trained for a further professional career in the leading industrial companies. Key Advantages The programme provides our students with the profound knowledge and experience in interdisciplinary courses. A good command of English enables them to conduct regular scientific research in industrial sectors. The programme gives students from abroad the opportunity to study in international and multinational academic environment, be involved in extracurricular activities at the University. There are unique opportunities for international academic mobility. One semester abroad in one of the partner universities. Double degree options with European universities. The programme’s close ties to experts and professionals in the related field, and to the industry as a whole, ensure that our students are given the opportunity to build up a strong initial network that can help in starting their careers. Teaching Methods The focus of the programme is to accumulate knowledge and develop practical skills in material science and engineering with the help of state-of-the-art equipment and modern analysis methods. The best lecturers of SPbSPU will be involved in educational process. Our students will have an opportunity to have the training and internship in different universities and industrial laboratories. [-]

MSc Advanced Dynamics of Discrete and Continuum Systems

Campus Full time September 2017 Russia St. Petersburg

The program is designed for training highly professional scientists and engineers with the theoretical background and practical experience in theoretical mechanics, computational mechanics, IT, mathematical modelling and simulations, and distributed computing. [+]

Objective of the Programme The program is designed for training highly professional scientists and engineers with the theoretical background and practical experience in theoretical mechanics, computational mechanics, IT, mathematical modelling and simulations, and distributed computing. Key Advantages The graduates will have an opportunity to get a challenging and well-paid job at research institutes, centres and labs. They will be able to find employment at R&D and engineering departments of oil and gas, car-making, power and engineering, aerospace and other companies. The combination of theoretical courses in mechanics and mathematics with the practical experience in the field, workshops and training sessions in IT, simulations and distributed computing. Our graduates develop theoretical and practical competences enabling them to participate in research and development in the field of mathematical modelling and simulations and distributed computing. Discrete and continuum methodsallow to use a wide range of applications including mechanical, physical, biological, social, and economic systems involving the dynamic processes. Unique opportunities for international academic mobility. One semester abroad at academic partners of SPbSPU. Double degree options with the European universities. The program offers a unique opportunity for the joint study of Russian students with students from other countries, as well as the opportunity to participate together in academic and extracurricular activities at SPbSPU. Teaching Methods World famous professors are invited as guest lecturers. Special resourses of SPbSPU supercomputing center and a digital fabrication laboratory FabLabSPbSPU will be available for students. The students can have an internship at research centers and companies in St. Petersburg. [-]

MSc Electric Power Engineering

Campus Full time September 2017 Russia St. Petersburg

Master program (MSc) in electric power engineering aims to educate students with the competences in both theoretical and practical problems solving in the field of electric power complex operations based on intelligent automation systems and up-to-date electric power equipment of both high and low voltage levels. [+]

Objective of the Programme Master program (MSc) in electric power engineering aims to educate students with the competences in both theoretical and practical problems solving in the field of electric power complex operations based on intelligent automation systems and up-to-date electric power equipment of both high and low voltage levels. Key Advantages Programme graduates are highly trained for the professional activities in the field of electric power and electric power equipment at multinational companies in different countries. Our students acquire skills and develop professional competences in the operation of energy power systems based on advanced intelligent technologies. Our graduates develop theoretical and practical competences enabling them to participate in research and development as well as testing and operation of modern electric power engineering systems. Teaching Methods - Effective combination of traditional and distance education technologies based on study materials in English. - Use of advanced laboratory equipment both at SPbSPU and partner universities within the program of international academic mobility. - Increased focus on developing student’s practical skills required for further professional activities [-]

MSc Energy Efficiency and Sustainable Buildings

Campus Full time September 2017 Russia St. Petersburg

The main objective of the programme is to provide students with high standards of knowledge in design, construction and maintenance of energy efficient buildings. [+]

Objective of the Programme The main objective of the programme is to provide students with high standards of knowledge in design, construction and maintenance of energy efficient buildings. The graduates will develop practical skills and acquire the fundamental knowledge for a further professional career in the field of civil engineering and energy efficiency. Key Facts - application of energy efficient technologies in construction; - design and analysis of building structures and building facilities; - evaluation of investment into energy efficient and sustainable buildings; - publishing and scientific research. - individual work with every student, including scientific research and tutorials with the leading researchers in the field; - regular participation in seminars, conferences,science forums; - active teamwork of lecturers and students during joint projects and research activities; - use of advanced computer technologies in сivil engineering; - communication with experts from the leading construction and engineering companies; - online learning on the basis of distant-learning system MOODLE; - unique opportunities for international academic mobility (one semester abroad at academic partners of SPbSPU). [-]

MSc Mesoscopics and Advanced Materials

Campus Full time September 2017 Russia St. Petersburg

The <strong>Programme MSc in Physics</strong> is tailored to BSc graduates who aspire to deepen their knowledge of physics and to pursue a research career within a university, industrial or research laboratory. [+]

Objective of the Programme The Programme MSc in Physics is tailored to BSc graduates who aspire to deepen their knowledge of physics and to pursue a research career within a university, industrial or research laboratory. The programme provides professional knowledge and practical skills in the prospective areas of modern physics: mesoscopics and physics of advanced materials with unique properties. Upon graduation students will have acquired the qualification needed for a successful career in the field of design and application of novel optical materials, including metamaterials and heterogeneous nanomaterials, as well as R&D in nanotechnologies. Key Advantages - fundamental background in the top of modern physics - excellent analytical, critical and problem solving skills - communication and learning skills: the ability to write coherent and consistent science papers and documents, the ability to manage your own learning and make use of primary research sources and reviews - transferable skills necessary for the further professional career: the initiative, decision making and motivation to undertake further professional training Teaching Methods Teaching methods include lectures, seminars, laboratory research and computer simulation of microelectronics devices and circuits. Research work in international scientific teams and participation in international research projects develop practical skills and enrich the fundamental knowledge of the participants. [-]

MSc Microelectronics of Telecommunications Systems

Campus Full time September 2017 Russia St. Petersburg

Master’s students are trained to do research and development in the field of integrated circuits design as well as in micro- and nanoelectronics for up-to-date wireless telecommunications systems. The programme covers RF, analog, and digital circuits design for receivers and transmitters and digital signal processing based on FPGA and microcontrollers. [+]

Objective of the Programme

Master’s students are trained to do research and development in the field of integrated circuits design as well as in micro- and nanoelectronics for up-to-date wireless telecommunications systems. The programme covers RF, analog, and digital circuits design for receivers and transmitters and digital signal processing based on FPGA and microcontrollers.

Key Advantages

- solid background in the field of advanced microelectronics - communication and learning skills: the ability to write coherent and consistent science papers and documents, the ability to manage your own learning and make use of primary research sources and reviews an opportunity to take a semester abroad at one of the partner Universities - participation in Russian and International scientific conferences and seminars = advanced software for computer integrated circuits simulations - excellent analytical, critical and problem solving skills - transferable skills necessary for further professional career: the initiative, decision making and motivation to undertake further professional training ... [-]


MSc Power Plant Engineering

Campus Full time September 2017 Russia St. Petersburg

The Master degree programme has been developed to train highly qualified professionals to design, operate and maintain power plants. [+]

The Master Degree Programme in Power Plant Engineering comprises a wide range of power engineering subjects aimed at theoretical and practical training. The programme is implemented with the participation of the leading professors of St.Petersburg State Polytechnic University and other leading Russian and foreign universities. All lectures and seminars are delivered in English. Objective of the Programme The Master degree programme has been developed to train highly qualified professionals to design, operate and maintain power plants. Upon graduation the participants will become proficient in the field of modern energy sector. Our graduates of “Power Plant Engineering” Master Programme are highly-trained professional engineers capable of the analysis, evaluation and implementation of the state-of-the-art technical solutions aimed at improving the energy efficiency of power plants. Our graduates develop practical skills and professional competences in the design and operation of power plants, including construction, commissioning, start-up and management; and the capability to simulate and analyze the operation of power plants with the use of up-to-date sophisticated software. Key Advantages The program provides our students with: - extensive interaction between lecturers and students during scientific and research work - the profound knowledge and wide network of international contacts for further careers in top positions in energy companies; - tours to industrial facilities. The program offers a unique opportunity to have an internship in the leading Russian energy companies. The program gives foreign students the opportunity to study in international and multinational academic environment, be involved in extracurricular activities at the University. Unique opportunities for international academic mobility. One semester abroad in one of the partner universities. Teaching Methods The programme aims at developing practical skills and competences in the field of: - advanced knowledge of thermodynamics; - operation and design of power plants; - development of energy efficient technologies and solutions in energy industry; - modelling of power plants; - modes of operation of power plants; - environmental safety; - power management. [-]

MSc The Molecular and Cellular Neurobiology

Campus Full time September 2017 Russia St. Petersburg

Master's programme is designed to educate students for careers in the biomedical science, in the pharmaceutical and health care industries. [+]

Objective of the Programme Master's programme is designed to educate students for careers in the biomedical science, in the pharmaceutical and health care industries. The programme’s main feature is the combination of fundamental education in physics and mathematics with the knowledge and skills in biological and physiological analysis. Using scientific research and experimental base of the Laboratory of Molecular NeurodegenerationSPbSTU students have an opportunity to develop skills in modern experimental techniques, biophysical and biomedical technologies. The programmeis expected to involve training and internshipin the leading international centers. Key Advantages The programme provides our students with the knowledge and competences for a further professional career in biomedical field. Good command of English allows the participation in the seminars delivered in English by guest lecturers and provides internships in international centers and companies. The programme offers a unique opportunity for the joint study of Russian students with students from the universities from all over the world as well as the opportunity to participate together in academic and extracurricular activities atSPbSPU. Unique opportunities for international academic mobility. One semester of trainingabroad at academic partners of SPbSPU. Teaching Methods The focus of the programme is to enrich the knowledge and develop practical research skills in the field of experimental cell biology, neurobiology and medicine. Workshops, scientific discussions, individual project presentations are the key part of the programme. Students will learn to formulate scientific problems, questions, ways and methods to solve them. [-]

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St. Petersburg State Polytechnical University
Polytechnicheskaya, 29

Saint-Petersburg, 195251 RU