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The Polytechnics captured “bronze” of the CASE-IN 2020 in the line of “Oil and Gas Business”
The team of the St. Petersburg Polytechnic University “ArticFirst” won the “bronze” in the line of “Oil and Gas Business”

EN, Education and science

Saint Petersburg and Shanghai Develop Scientific and Technical Cooperation
On September 15, a round table “Russian-Chinese Cooperation in Science and Technology” was held online

EN, Universities

SPbPU Representative Office in Shanghai Received a Certificate on State Registration
SPbPU became the first Russian university whose representation abroad was recognized at the state level of the host country

EN, Universities

Scientists Updated Genome Editing Technology
The research of current studies were published in the in the journal of Biomaterials

EN, Universities

ITMO University Hosts Virtual Smart-Up Camp ‘Innovations for Smart Cities in BSR’
The event took place as part of a project that aims to facilitate the development of the Baltic region in four fields

EN, Universities

SUAI’s Rector Receives Alexander Nevsky Government Award
The SUAI’s Rector Yulia Antokhina received the Alexander Nevsky Award of the Government of St. Petersburg for enhancing people’s unity

EN, Universities

SPbPU and TU Berlin Won the Competition “Russia and Germany: Scientific and Educational Bridges”
The joint application was recognized the best in the “Interuniversity Partnerships” category

EN, Universities

Политех подписал соглашение о создании совместной акселерационной программы
The signing ceremony took place within the framework of the Russian-Chinese Scientific and Educational Innovation Forum (CIEP-2020)

EN, Universities

Closing of the Russian-German Year of Scientific and Educational Partnership
Employees of the SUAI Department of International Affairs took part in the conference, the program of which consisted of three panel sessions

EN, Universities

The SPbGASU team took second place in the “Clean Coast” international youth environmental campaign
This year, the action took place on 12 September on the coast of Kotlin Island in Kronstadt. Students of 10 St.Petersburg universities took part in it

EN, Universities

Memorandum on Cooperation signed by the International Union of Railways and PGUPS
On September 9, the Memorandum on Cooperation was signed by the International Union of Railways (UIC) and PGUPS

EN, Universities

St Petersburg University and Yandex develop a model of the Cyber university together
New areas of work will involve not only mathematics students, but also students of the programmes of ‘International Science and Methodology Centre’

EN, Education and science

The grand opening of the Week of Russian Science and Technology
On September 8 took place the grand opening of the Week of Russian Science and Technology

EN, Education and science

The online Opening Ceremony of the 18th China International Exhibition CIEP 2020
On September 7, the online Opening Ceremony of the 18th China International Exhibition and CIEP 2020 took place

EN, Universities

Signal for Health: Summer School on Bioengineering Systems at ETU “LETI”
International students have studied signal processing methods for biomedical engineering at the international online summer school at ETU "LETI."

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Petersburg University graduate wins the 2020 European Science Journalist of the Year Award
It is awarded by the European Federation for Science Journalism and the Association of British Science Writers

EN, Universities

New SCAMT Project: Citizen Science, Alternative Power Sources And Distributed Lab
ITMO’s SCAMT and Kuban State University (KubSU) launch a citizen science project Internet of Bacteria

EN, Universities

Polytechnic University congratulated its Chinese partner with the opening of the new institute
In the last days of summer, Zhejiang Sino-Russian Engineering Research Institute was inaugurated in China

EN, Universities

St. Petersburg universities rise up THE World University Rankings 2021
Universities in St. Petersburg have risen up in the THE World University Rankings 2021, which were published on 2 September

EN, Объявление

Virtual Smart-Up Innovation Camp St. Petersburg 2020
"Innovations for Smart Cities in BSR". From 09 to 11 September 2020

EN, Universities

New Material for Solar Energy Developed at ETU “LETI”
The innovative technology of material creation for photovoltaics will help achieve the record-breaking efficiency of solar cells

EN, Universities

Pak Kyongni Art Festival held online
The second Pak Kyongni Festival was held online with the support of the Russian Centre of Korea University, the Toji Cultural Foundation, and SPbU

EN, Universities

ITMO University Scientists Develop a Tool for Wireless Charging of Multiple Devices
Researchers managed to achieve simultaneous power transfer at various frequencies with the help of a metasurface

EN, Universities

ETU “LETI” Proposes to Use a Multispectral Video Monitoring System to Detect Space Debris
The multispectral system will be able to detect and classify natural and artificial space objects and assess their potential hazard

EN, Universities

Experiments with Bioplastic and DNA Visualization: Bioart Summer School at ITMO University
Over the course of a week, participants from Russia, the USA, China, India, Kazakhstan and the Philippines studied new materials of biological origin

EN, Universities

HSE University – Saint Petersburg and UCL Open a New Graduate Programme
Admissions to the programme 'Comparative Russian and Eurasian Politics' starts in 2021

EN, Universities

International students from Russian universities learn Russian at SPbU
The course in conversation practice in Russian as a foreign language has been completed at St Petersburg University

EN, Universities

The International Student Project Marathon to Take Start Despite the Pandemic
The SPbPU International Office and institutes PU continue to work on the preparation of the International Student Project Marathon

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SUAI Prepares for New Academic Year at Webinar on Academic Mobility
August 24, 2020 the Digital Center of Ural Federal University held a webinar on rtual academic mobility models

EN, Universities

First Results of ITMO and MTS Joint Acceleration Program
ITMO University launched its first acceleration program developed together with a major company – the 5G-focused track ITMO Accelerator + MTS

EN, Universities

Scientists Find Optimal Nanoparticle Shape for Controlling Color
Researchers optimized earlier produced gold nanoparticles in such a way that they control the wavelength of light in an optimal manner

EN, Universities

A geochemist from SPbU receives a medal for young scientists from the Russian Academy of Sciences
Research has led to the development of a new, unique method of isotope geochronology

EN, Universities

ITMO.GREEN Club Holds Online Ecohabits Camp
Ecohabits, an international eco-friendly camp, took place online on August 3-7. It was organized by ITMO.GREEN and SFERA

EN, Universities

Effective and Safe Way to Control the Quality of Treatment of Ear, Nose, and Throat Diseases
The innovative approach to diagnostics will help treat patients with isolated fungal sphenoiditis

EN, Universities

St. Petersburg universities have strengthened their positions in the ARWU 2020 global rankings
Russian universities on the whole have strengthened their positions – 11 Russian universities appear on the updated ranking

EN, Universities

Polytechnic scientists discovered new phenomena in the atom
Scientists found that the reason for the incomplete spontaneous decay of excited-state atoms in the conducting guide may be polarization selection

Universities

St. Petersburg Scientists Propose Prototype of New Infrared Visualizer
Scientists have created a flexible and transparent membrane which makes infrared beams visible to the human eye

Universities

ITMO Master’s Student Becomes a United Nations SDG Youth Ambassador
Student of ITMO University’s Institute of Design & Urban Studies, was named a winner of the United Nations’ Russian SDG Youth Ambassadors contest

EN, Universities

The flax wilt agent has been sequenced
Biologists teamed up to sequence and assemble genome of Fusarium oxysporum f.sp. lini, a highly destructive fungal parasite infecting flax

EN, Education and science

Foreign students will be able to work while studying in Russia
Employers will be able to hire foreign students without a work permit or license who are studying on an intramural basis in colleges and universities

EN, Universities

An SPbGASU graduate won a prestigious international architectural competition UnIATA
Elena Panfilova received a winner's certificate in the “Editors Choice” nomination at the prestigious international architectural competition

EN, Universities

ITMO Physicists Discover Way to Achieve Stimulated Raman Scattering
An optimized design of silicon nanoparticles provides а more efficient transition from spontaneous to stimulated Raman scattering

EN, Universities

Gazprom Neft and ITMO University to Train Bioeconomics Master’s Students
Gazprom Neft and ITMO University have signed an agreement for creating a new major on “Modern Aspects of Oil and Gas Engineering”

EN, Universities

The Polytechnics at the International Competition of Innovative Projects INRADEL-2020
The team of postgraduate students of Polytechnic University FiberOpticLab was selected for the third stage of the INRADEL-2020 competition

EN, Universities

Recruitment of Chinese applicants for the preparatory courses of SPbPU in China is gaining momentum
The SPbPU Representative Office in Shanghai traditionally provides significant assistance in promoting the new program

EN, Universities

Advanced technologies to preserve historical heritage at master’s program of ETU “LETI”
Professors from Russia, Italy, Canada, France, Argentina, and Greece will teach students innovative methods of analysis and restoration

EN, Объявление

St. Petersburg School of Economics and Management to Host AMEC
This event will take place from September to December 2020 and will be held entirely online

EN, Universities

Bioinformatics: from Algorithms to Applications
St Petersburg University’s international conference on bioinformatics brings together almost 400 leading scientists from all over the world

EN, Universities

ETU “LETI” students develop an approach for recycling used solar panels
The project aims to increase non-waste nontoxic recycling of photovoltaic elements while producing polycrystalline silicon of maximum purity

EN, Universities

Environmental-Monitoring Water Drones to Be Tested on St. Petersburg Rivers
In the future, the floating robots, which were developed by Airalab together with ITMO University, might appear in the water bodies of Africa, Asia

EN, Universities

End of Summer ABC Fairs 2020
This summer provided universities with new online opportunities for recruiting students, one of them being ABC Fairs exhibitions by the EEUA

EN, Universities

Summer Digest from the SPbPU Representative Office in Shanghai
Several high-profile events took place in the activities of the SPbPU Representative Office in Shanghai in June and July

EN, Universities

SPbU takes part in the establishment of a multiuniversity in the Far East
Russian universities had signed a memorandum: new digital multiuniversity will be founded for the Far East

EN, Universities

Itelmenite, koryakite and aleutite
St Petersburg University scientists discover three new minerals and name them after the indigenous peoples of Kamchatka

EN, Universities

A chemist from SPbU is awarded a medal of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Andrei Shishov, Associate Professor at St Petersburg University and Candidate of Chemistry, has become a winner of the award for young scientists

EN, Universities

Successful experience of supporting foreign students during a pandemic
On July 17, Polytechnic University took part in a virtual discussion “Ways to support international students during the Covid-19 pandemic.”

EN, Universities

ITMO University Scientists Recognized With 2 Awards at Prestigious Evolutionary Computation Conference GECCO 2020
GECCO 2020 is one of the most high-profile conferences in the field of evolutionary computation

EN, Universities

Polytechnic University and TU Graz held their first strategic meeting online
This week, a strategic meeting of the staff of the international offices of Polytechnic University and Graz University of Technology took place

EN, Universities

SPbPU opens preparatory courses in China together with partners
PSPbPU and the Qingdao Hengxing University of Science and Technology, have launched together a joint educational program

EN, Universities

Uniting the Expert Community and Best Practices: Results of the ITMO.Distant Project
Preserving the quality of education has become one of the main tasks set by all education institutions

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«City After a Pandemic: Will the City of the Future Be Environmentally Friendly?»
Experts From Russia and Germany Took Part in a Webinar

EN, Universities

Russian scientists have discovered a new physical paradox
Researchers from SPbPU discovered and theoretically explained a new effect: amplitude of mechanical vibrations can grow without external influence

EN, Universities

New Master’s Program “Neurotechnologies and Software Engineering”
ITMO University Launches New Master’s Program in Collaboration with Nexign

EN, Universities

Learn how to manage technological innovations at the new master’s program at ETU “LETI”
Saint Petersburg Electrotechnical University "LETI" launches new English-taught master's program Technology Innovation Management

EN, Universities

ETU “LETI” and Ritsumeikan University exchange program
Students of Russian and Japanese universities discussed the impact of COVID-19 on the labor market during an online student exchange project

EN, Universities

The Chinese university of mining and technology has become a peer institution of UNESCO competence center
The University of Mining and Technology (CUMT) received the status of a peer university of the International Competence Center for Mining Engineering

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Scientists from Russia and Germany to Develop New Biotechnology Using Algae
SPbPU in collaboration with TUHH completed an international joint project to create a resource and CO2-neutral energy closed-loop technology

EN, Universities

ARWU–2020: St Petersburg University in the world’s top 100 universities in Mining & Mineral Engineering
For the first time, St Petersburg University has entered the Global Ranking of Academic Subjects – 2020 (ARWU) in Mining & Mineral Engineering

EN, Universities

Experts in bioinformatics from SPbU develop an assembler for decoding coronaviridae genomes
A new development, called coronaSPAdes, makes it possible to assemble RNA virus genomes, primarily coronaviruses

EN, Universities

The SPbGASU team is finalist of the 2nd All-Russian Competition of Young Entrepreneurs
In the framework of the 2nd All-Russian competition of young entrepreneurs, on June 15-25, took place online defense of projects took place

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The Summer School for Translation and Interpreting SPbU – 2020
Lecture "The main aspects of teaching post-editing of machine translation as a part of the curriculum for translators, interpreters, and students in t

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The Summer School for Translation and Interpreting SPbU – 2020
Workshop: “Cross-Lingual Matching and Translation"

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The Summer School for Translation and Interpreting SPbU – 2020
Welcome Speech. Lecture “Cross-Lingual Matching and Translation"

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St Petersburg University has become part of The Optical Society (OSA)
The Photonics Society of St Petersburg University joins the international scientific Optical Society (OSA)

EN, Universities

Online summer schools for international students at ETU “LETI”
In July and August, ETU "LETI" will host English-taught professional summer schools in four areas and Russian language and culture schools

EN, Education and science

Report “Lessons of the Stress Test”
Public Council of the Ministry of Science and Higher Education Discusses a Report on Higher Education During the Pandemic

EN, Universities

English-language online course “Technology Leadership and Entrepreneurship”
On June 25, 2020 the fourth English-language course Technology Leadership and Entrepreneurship was launched on the Coursera platform

EN, Universities

SUAI Enhances Cooperation with Chinese Higher Education
SUAI’s Rector Yulia Antokhina claimed to be ready for new initiatives beyond the agreements in MoU, expecting stable increase of cooperation

EN, Universities

St. Petersburg universities have strengthened their positions in the ARWU subject rankings
According to data published on 30June for the ARWU Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2020, St. Petersburg universities appeared in 14 subject areas

EN, Universities

The GSOM SPbU for the first time is among the world’s top 100 QS Executive MBA Rankings
On 30 June 2020, a new issue of QS Executive MBA Rankings 2020 was published, according to which GSOM SPbU is ranked 97th in the world

EN, Universities

Оnline summer school on ophthalmology in English has been launched
A highly focused and specialized online course on ophthalmology with streaming lectures, discussions and practical tasks began on June 29

EN, Universities

St Petersburg University lecturers receive national awards for combating the coronavirus
The University’s lecturers – outstanding doctors who are COVID-19 frontliners – have been awarded the Order of Pirogov

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Polytechnic University + IAEA + SOKENDAI = the most powerful Summer School program ever
This year, within the frame of the International Polytechnic Summer School at SPbPU, the program in plasma physics and controlled fusion will be held

EN, Universities

SPbPU and RWTH University of Aachen Held a Joint Workshop for Scientists
SPbPU and RWTH Aachen University, Germany, held a joint scientific seminar on smart robotics in production - “Smart robotics in Production”

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HSE University – St. Petersburg Launches Three New Double Degree Tracks
In late May HSE campus in St. Petersburg finalized the negotiations with three foreign partner universities to launch three new double degree tracks

EN, Universities

How the pandemic has changed the world: ETU “LETI” and Ritsumeikan University exchange program
On June 18, the online student exchange project organized by ETU "LETI" and Ritsumeikan University (Kyoto, Japan) will start

EN, Universities

ITMO University Hosts One of the Biggest Conferences on Control ECC 2020
ITMO University has hosted the European Control Conference, one of the world’s largest conferences on control theory

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St Petersburg University starts an online course on the history of Russia in China
St Petersburg University has posted the first part of the History of Russia online course on the Chinese educational platform XuetangX

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Scientists Demonstrate the Work of First Chemically Synthesized Optical Switch
Today, scientists from all over the world face the task of creating optical switches, wich will allow for transmitting information in binary code

EN, Universities

ETU “LETI” freshman took bronze in International Internet Olympiad in Chemistry
The second round of the Open International Student Internet Olympiad in physics, chemistry, and mathematics took place on March 27-28, 2020

EN, Universities

SPbPU sign a partnership agreement with a university in New Zealand
New Zealand is the only country where all country’s universities are among the top 450 world universities according to the British QS Company

EN, Universities

ETU “LETI” researchers developed a method to diagnose and treat COVID-19 using peptides
Researchers are developing a system for rapid diagnostics and treatment of COVID-19 using peptides, complementary to coronavirus spike

EN, Universities

UNECON the winner of the Russian National Contest RosMolodezh
Project “Novy Mir” (New World) - new opportunities” is getting a grant support from the Federal Agency for Youth Affairs “RosMolodezh”

EN, Universities

First Online International Polytechnic Summer School
The project coordinators adopted such an unprecedented decision because of the global coronavirus pandemic

EN, Universities

Design projects of the SPbGASU got to the register of best improvement practices
The Ministry of Construction of Russia received 536 projects from 84 regions for the inclusion in the federal register

EN, Конкурс

Competition of scientific and creative works “Horizon-2100”
Acceptance of scientific and creative works in the period from March 20, 2020 to May 31, 2020

EN, Объявление

St Petersburg University invites foreign citizens to prepare for successful admission
St Petersburg University opens a call for applications for the non-degree academic programme ‘Preparatory Course. Apply until 1 July, 2020

EN, Объявление

VIII Philosophy and Culture of the Information Society International Conference at SUAI
November 20-22, 2020. The Conference aims at researching modern society, aspects of Philosophy, Cultural, Social, Political studies and Psychology

EN, Universities

First Phase of ITMO Highpark Unveiled to St. Petersburg Government
A council of the St. Petersburg Government has reviewed the project of ITMO University’s second campus

EN, Universities

SPbU and Rossotrudnichestvo launch a joint educational project “Gaining knowledge at home”
St Petersburg University is developing new distance learning projects to support educators in foreign countries

EN, Universities

International student project marathon 2020
Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University and the Technical University of Madrid discussed an international student project marathon 2020

EN, Universities

How to Navigate Your University Search during Covid-19
SUAI Participates in QS Solutions Webinar on Navigating Your University Search during Covid-19

EN, Universities

Herzen University and ITMO Specialists Develop the Chemistry Bot
Herzen University and ITMO Specialists Develop a Bot that Helps Prepare for the Unified State Exam in Chemistry

EN, Universities

Unique academic programme in lobbying and public communications management
SPbU programme combines Russian and international best practices necessary to influence efficiently the political decision-making process

EN, Universities

“Russian Studies” – a modern look at the historical past, present and future of Russia
St Petersburg University has announced the admission to the bachelor's programme ‘Russian Studies’

EN, Universities

ITMO PhD Student Dmitry Zhirihin Receives Prestigious IEEE Graduate Fellowship
Dmitry Zhirihin, a PhD student at ITMO University has received the Graduate Fellowship of the IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society

EN, Universities

The Polytechnic University English-language website is No. 1
Monitoring of the English-language websites of 67 Russian universities included in QS World Universities ranking showed such a result

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Russian neuroscientist from SPbU suggests 5 natural ways to keep spirits up during coronavirus lockdown
Professor Raul Gainetdinov suggests how to keep a good mood while staying at home

EN, Universities

St Petersburg University launches a new bachelor’s programme in bioengineering
The bachelor's programme ‘Biology: Bioengineering Technologies’ addresses engineering principles in the biology and medicine of the future

EN, Universities

Online education in the COVID-19 Response and Beyond
Rector of SPbPU and Leaders of Over 20 TOP Universities Discussed Mass Transition to Online Education

EN, Universities

Professor at SPbU awarded with the honorary title “Honoured Doctor of the Russian Federation”
Order of the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin No 271 "On awarding state awards of the Russian Federation"

EN, Universities

The start of the Energy Challenge 2.0
Since 2019, the annual project of the Youth Day as a part of the St. Petersburg International Gas Forum has been realized in the upgraded format

EN, Universities

Polytechnic University ranked 37th in TНE University Impact Rankings 2020
On April 22, the British Times Higher Education published the worldwide ranking “The Times Higher Education University Impact Rankings 2020”

EN, Universities

How to get electricity from algae: developed at ETU “LETI”
Researchers from LETI have developed a model of biofuel cell for electricity generation using cyanobacteria

EN, Universities

St Petersburg University Associate Professor Andrei Astvatsaturov becomes National Bestseller finalist
Novel "Don’t Feed or Touch the Pelicans" has made it onto the shortlist of Russia’s National Bestseller Literary Prize

EN, Universities

SPbU becomes the leading university in the number of online courses on the Open edX platform
St Petersburg University does everything possible to make the unique academic resources of the University accessible to everyone

EN, Universities

How the creative associations of St Petersburg University work during the pandemic
The heads of the on-stage performance groups have told us how University students continue to improve their skills during lockdown

EN, Universities

A new way to improve aviation safety by ETU “LETI” developers
ETU "LETI" researchers have developed a unique device for controlling the production of turbine blades using X-rays

EN, Universities

HowWeSurvive App Helps Combat Self-Isolation Loneliness
Window to the World: ITMO Programmers’ New App Helps Combat Self-Isolation Loneliness

EN, Universities

International Students are in Particular Need of Support
Distance lectures, project work on video conferencing platforms, and even meeting with friends via video communications: all this is true about the sp

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This Stay-at-Home Weekend in St. Petersburg: Online Opera Performances
Now and on this weekend, tune in to watch first-class performances by the world’s best opera houses from the comfort of your couch

EN, Universities

Machine Learning Hackathon by Botan Investments and AMZScout
A large-scale machine learning hackathon with a total prize fund of 425,000 rubles took place at ITMO University in March

EN, Universities

SPbU opens a new master’s programme together with Bielefeld University
A new English-language master's programme ‘Studies in European Societies’ is being launched by St Petersburg University

EN, Universities

The SPbPU International Campus Keeps Working
International Campus continues to work, while not on the same scale as before and with the use of thorough measures to ensure the safety of health

EN, Universities

ITMO in Top Ten of Russia’s Most Influential Universities According to RAEX
The RAEX agency has, for the first time, ranked Russian universities based on their influence. The 2020 ranking features 75 Russian universities

EN, Universities

SPbGASU international students attended the Northern Cultural Forum
The forum brought together on the same platform experts in the field of culture, tourism, education and science

EN, Universities

Young parliamentarians from the BRICS Countries visit St Petersburg University
The Forum of Young Parliamentarians of the BRICS Countries has taken place in St Petersburg. St Petersburg University was chosen as an expert platform

EN, Universities

ITMO University Launches an Art Residency for Innovative Projects in the Field of Art & Science
ITMO University’s Art & Science Center has launched an open call for applications to its new art residency

EN, Universities

SPbGASU student won the third season of the All-Russian Youth in Architecture Contest
The third season of the ArchYouth-2020, all-Russian architectural competition and educational project has ended

EN, Universities

ITMO University Launches Laboratory of Genomic Diversity
This new department is to become an important Russian center of bioinformatics

EN, Universities

Focus on Spring: Digest from the SPbPU Representative Office in Shanghai
Development of cooperation with universities in Shanghai, Nanjing and Xi’an, negotiations on the establishment of a joint Russian-Chinese Institute

EN, Universities

St Petersburg University enters the world’s top 100 universities in “Linguistics” and “Mathematics”
St Petersburg University has improved its position in three broad subject areas: Arts and Humanities; Natural Sciences; and Social Sciences and Manage

EN, Universities

Unique master’s programme in Research Journalism
St Petersburg University launches a unique academic programme dedicated to the work culture in research journalism

EN, Universities

Jose Matos and Vivian Sossa Aransibia visited SPbGASU
During the meeting a number of areas for mutually beneficial cooperation were identified

EN, Universities

QS WUR by Subject 2020: ITMO Tops Russian Electrical & Electronic Engineering Ranking
Quacquarelli Symonds has published its annual list of university rankings by subject. This year, ITMO University was included in 7subject rankings

EN, Universities

ITMO’s Technopark Resident MerkleBot Receives an Award
The MerkleBot international project was founded by professors from ITMO University and Boston University, the USA

EN, Universities

The Association of SPbPU Alumni Launched in Morocco
An agreement on its creation was signed at a meeting of foreign graduates of the Polytechnic University, which was held on February 23 in Bouskoura

EN, Universities

Russian and German students study together migrant issues at the Labour Forum
Representatives of the German and Russian universities noted the importance of the work of the research supervisors of their projects

EN, Universities

‘The foundations of Korean studies in the world were laid at St Petersburg University’
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Korea to the Russian Federation, Mr Lee Sok-bae, has visited St Petersburg University

EN, Universities

German delegation at SPbGASU
On February 20 and 21, 2020, SPbGASU hosted a delegation from Germany. Foreign guests took part in a round table discussion

EN, Universities

conference dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Russia and Indonesia
On February 20, a conference was held in Nevskaya Ratusha administrative and business district of St. Petersburg

EN, Universities

SPbU launches in Greece a distance learning course in Russian as a foreign language
In cooperation with the University of Ioannina (Greece), SPbU has launched a three-month distance learning course in Russian as a foreign language

EN, Universities

Russian Participants of European XFEL Observe and Document Never-Before-Seen Effect
Experiment on ultrafast demagnetization of ferromagnetic material using femtosecond IR excitation with the world’s largest free-electron X-ray laser

EN, Universities

School students from Russia and Finland to be trained in the technologies of Industry 4.0
The project is supported by the of South-East Finland - "Russia - South East Finland 2014-2020" (CBC Program)

EN, Universities

SPbU develops collaboration with one of the leading conservatories in Spain
A delegation of Liceu Conservatory has visited St Petersburg University. The aim of the visit was to discuss cooperation perspectives

EN, Universities

THE EEU Rankings: SPbPU in the Top 100 of the World and Top 10 Russian Universities
Over the last year, SPbPU improved its position, moving up from 87th to 72nd place in the ranking

EN, Universities

Meeting of participants of the project «Arctic Railway Infrastructure in Kolarctic»
The meeting of CBC KOLARCTIC project partners — Arctic Railway Infrastructure in Kolarctic (ARINKA II) took place on February 10-11 in Lulea, Sweden

EN, Universities

ITMO University Goes Up 18 Positions in Times Higher Education Emerging Economies Rankings
ITMO University has been ranked among the top 40 universities in countries with emerging economies as part of the THE EEU Rankings-2020

EN, Universities

ITMO University Student Team Becomes All-Round Winner of Moscow Travel Hack
Team Golden PSZh became the all-round winner of Russia’s first large-scale hackathon on digitalization in the field of tourism

EN, Universities

The Business Program of the Days of the Polytechnic in Berlin is on
On the second day of the Days of Polytechnic University in Berlin forum, the delegation of SPbPU had two working meetings

EN, Universities

Law students to represent St Petersburg University at a competition in Washington
The team of SPbU has become a bronze winner of the Russian championship of The Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition

EN, Universities

The Polytech Days in Berlin
The Polytech Days in Berlin Took Start at the Russian House of Science and Culture

EN, Universities

ITMO University Scientist Sergey Makarov Receives President of Russia Award
Sergey Makarov, Head of ITMO University’s Laboratory of Hybrid Nanophotonics and Optoelectronics became a laureate of the President of Russia Award

EN, Education and science

The All-Russian Student Contest ‘Russia and the USA: A Step Forward’
Students from Russia and the USA to talk about the relations between the two countries in the language of creativity

EN, Universities

New Thrombolytic Drug
ITMO Scientists and Mariinskaya Hospital Specialists Are Developing a New Thrombolytic Drug

EN, Universities

SPbPU and Xian University of Technology are Going to Establish a Joint Institute
SPbPU and Xian University of Technology discussed the possibility of creating a joint Russian-Chinese institute

EN, Universities

St Petersburg University and the Russian Geographical Society to promote Earth Sciences
The organisations will jointly develop scientific, environmental, social, educational, and cultural programmes

Universities

RealGo Startup
ITMO Students Create Russia’s First Accessible VR Controller

EN, Universities

SPbPU Ranks Top in Holding International Summer and Winter Schools
SPbPU became the leader among Russian universities in conducting international summer and winter schools

EN, Universities

Nikolay Kropachev, Rector of St Petersburg University, is named the man of the year by the Korea Foundation
The 7th Korea Foundation Award ceremony was held in Seoul. In 2019, 31 people from around the world were nominated for this award

EN, Universities

The Ambassador of the Republic of Turkey has come to SPbU
Mehmet Samsar, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Turkey, has come to St Petersburg University for a reconnaissance visit

EN, Universities

SPbU and Tsinghua University open a joint research institute in China
The founding ceremony of the joint Russian Research Institute of St Petersburg University and Tsinghua University has taken place in Beijing

EN, Universities

SPbGASU took part in the QS Stars project and got 4 stars
SPbGASU participated in the project from July to November 2019. The university was evaluated by eight indicators and 39 criteria based on evidence

EN, Universities

Partnership Agreement with Russian-Chinese Business Park
The agreement between HSE University – Saint Petersburg and Russian-Chinese Business Park was signed on December 4

EN, Universities

Strengthening Cooperation between SUAI and Technical University of Madrid
December 2, 2019 SUAI welcomed a delegation of the Technical University of Madrid (UPM)

EN, Universities

International Collegiate Programming Contest 2020
ICPC-2020 World Finals Participants Announced in St. Petersburg

EN, Universities

Opening of the Representative Office of St Petersburg University in the United States
St Petersburg University is the first Russian university to open a representative office in the United States

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First Forum of Rectors of Universities of Russia and the UK
Polytechnic University and City, University of London Presented a Case of Success at the First Forum of Rectors of Universities of Russia and the UK

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The Minister of Culture of the Republic of Korea visited SPbU
St Petersburg University has been visited by a South Korean delegation headed by Park Yang-woo, the Minister of Culture

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Christoph LEITL delivered a lecture for students of SPBPU
The topic of the lecture was "Russia and Europe - opponents or partners?"

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SPbU students triumph in FDI Moot competition
The best teams of law students from all over the world converged on Miami, Florida in the USA

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SPbU is furthering cooperation with Qatar university
St Petersburg University has been visited by a delegation of Hamad bin Khalifa University (Qatar)

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The Polytechnic at the First Ever Russia-Africa Forum
At the end of October, the first in the history of Russian-African relations Russia-Africa Summit was held in Sochi

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St Petersburg University and Gazprom Neft have developed a unique digital platform
Specialists from St Petersburg University and the Gazprom Neft Science and Technology Centre have created a unique IT system

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St Petersburg University has partnered up with Atatürk University
St Petersburg University has been visited by a delegation of Atatürk University (Turkey), led by its rector Professor Ömer Çomakli

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Financial Times ranking of Global Masters in Management 2019
The Graduate School of Management of St Petersburg University continues to be the only Russian school represented in the Financial Times ranking

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Academic and research cooperation with universities of Ibero-America
The 4th Forum of Russian and Ibero-American University Rectors and Presidents was successfully held in Spain in the period of October 16-18, 2019

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Visit of the Counselor of the Embassy of the Republic of Cuba to PGUPS
The purpose of the meeting was to discuss further cooperation between Russia and Cuba in the field of higher education and science

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Innovation Dialogues in China
At the end of September, Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University took part in two large-scale international events in China

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SPbPU and LUT Identified a Development Strategy for the Next 5 Years
Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University and LUT (Finland) signed a new strategic partnership agreement for the next five years

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SPbU has been visited by a delegation of Universidad Panamericana
Inter-university cooperation will serve the development of science in Russia and Mexico

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ITMO Partner Day: Discussions and Collaborations
ITMO University held ITMO Partner Day, which brought together over 30 representatives of ITMO's international partner education institutions

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Learning to Help: ITMO University Welcomes Volunteers from Japan
ITMO University has hosted an opening ceremony for a series of events that will take place as part of a Japanese-Russian youth exchange program

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70 years of Diplomatic relationships with China
On September 9, Unecon Centre for China and Asia-Pacific Region Studies celebrated 70 years since establishment of diplomatic relations

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CAS Future Leaders
Olga Bakulina, a chemist from St Petersburg University, has become the second Russian winner in the history of the CAS Future Leaders Competition

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The delegation of the Korea National University of Transportation visited PGUPS
Representatives of the Korean National University of Transportation (KNUT) visited the Emperor Alexander I St. Petersburg State Transport University

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SPbSUT is developing cooperation with India
On August, 28th the head of the International cooperation Department met with the Vice-rector for Administrative work of the Vishwakarma University

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The World Rowing University Regatta
St Petersburg University team overtakes Oxford, Yale and Harvard at the World Rowing University Regatta

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International Students Apply to Polytechnic University: Interim Results
The admission campaign for the recruitment of international students to Polytechnic University for the 2019/2020 academic year continues

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Francophonie Summer School
HSE University - St Petersburg Hosts Francophonie Summer School for First Time in Russia

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Academic Ranking of World Universities 2019
ITMO University made its debut in the ranking; in 2019, it has retained its position in the 801-900 range

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SPbGASU introduces foreign students to the modern construction aspects
Undergraduate students from China and India arrived at SPbGASU

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IUPAC Periodic Table of Younger Chemists
A scientist from St Petersburg University has been included in the IUPAC Periodic Table of Younger Chemists

Education and science

World Cities World Class University Network Symposium 2019
The World Cities World Class University (WC2) Network brings together top universities located in the heart of major world cities

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Russian education exports
Eleonora Mitrofanova told about the possibilities of attracting foreign students to study in Russia

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SPbPU Rector Became Honorary Doctor of City, University of London
On July 16, the rector of SPbPU, =Andrei I. Rudskoi, received an honorary doctorate from the City, University of London

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Rolling Stock of the XXI Century: Ideas, Requirements, Projects
On July 9, 2019, the XIV International Scientific and Technical Conference opened at the Emperor Alexander I Petersburg State Transport University

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Tsinghua University Days at St Petersburg University
The thematic week dedicated to one of the leading Chinese universities and St Petersburg University’s partner has ended at the University

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The Rector of St Petersburg University has met with the Consul General of France
Hughes De Chavagnac, the Consul General of France in St Petersburg, discussed the development of cooperation in science and education
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