World-Class Russian Education!

The goal of Project 5-100 is to maximize the competitive position of a group of leading Russian universities in the global research and education market.

Universities

PETER THE GREAT SAINT-PETERSBURG POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITY (SPbPU)

DESCRIPTION

Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPbPU)

For more than 115 years, St. Petersburg Polytechnic University has held the position of the country’s leading polytechnic university. More than 5000 students from 48 countries annually enrol at SPbPU. It is the main engineering and R&D partner for state corporations (Rosatom, Rostec, Roscosmos, etc.) and hi-tech companies. Our graduates are highly qualified specialists; they can combine research, development and entrepreneurship activities and are in great demand on the global labour market.

Established: 1899

Location: St. Petersburg

Students (FTE): 17,100+

Faculty (FTE): 2,500+

Degree programs: 220

Priority areas:
  • Multidisciplinary Research and Meta-branch Knowledge-Intensive Computer Technologies
  • Computer-Aided Engineering
  • Technological Engineering
  • Composite Materials
  • Nanotechnology
  • Biotechnology
  • Energy Technology, Energy Efficiency and Environmentally Friendly Technology
  • Information and Telecommunication Technology
  • Intellectual Systems
  • Super-Computer Technologies