SAINT-PETERSBURG STATE UNIVERSITY OF TELECOMMUNICATIONS
For the last ten years, the telecommunications market has become one of the most rapidly developing fields in the world. More than half of the world population can not get along without mobile telephones; the Internet and satellite broadcasting thrust in our life forever. The technologies that one could only dream of few decades ago are available now. Science-fiction becomes the reality nowadays. By choosing a profession in the telecommunication field, you will not only keep up with the progress, but you will enhance it!
Saint-Petersburg State M.A. Bonch-Bruevich University for Telecommunications was founded in 1930. This is the leading technical University of Russia. Its history is associated closely with the development of Russian and world science in the Communication area and great scientific and technical base. Since the foundation of the University more than 60 thousand highly qualified specialists in the field of Communications and Information Technologies have graduated from it. Nowadays, they work for leading state and private companies of Russia and foreign countries.
The wide range of specialities allows training of all-round specialists; the instruction is available in over twenty specialities in technical field as well as in humanities. Among them there are such interesting and important ones as Information Systems and Technologies, Telecommunications, Protected Communications Systems, Radio Communications, Broadcasting and Television, Audio-Visual Technique and others.
At present more than 8 thousand students from Asia, Near and Middle East, Africa, Europe, Latin America study at the University. The teaching staff consists of the best Russian specialists in the field of Telecommunications and Information Systems. Teachers of the University are eager to create the most favorable conditions for students in order to help them in getting a prestigious speciality, fulfillment of their artistic capacities and harmonious development of personality.
Lectures and practical classes are held in large audiences in modern study buildings. The University scientific complex consists of 6 study and laboratory buildings, lecture halls, computer classes equipped with up-to-date technique, 3 student hostels, gym hall, rich scientific and technical library, Internet centers, country camp; in other words the infrastructure has got everything for comfortable life and study.!
The University's international activity is in full swing. Since 1993 Saint-Petersburg State University for Telecommunications has been a foundation member of the Association of European Universities and Companies of Informatics and Computer Electronics (EUNICE), which unites the leading Universities of Germany, France, Great Britain, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Switzerland, Sweden, and Finland.The students are sent to partner Universities of Saint-Petersburg State University for Telecom-munications for studies, the qualifying papers writing, graduation with the EUROMASTER Master's Degree. There is an exchange of Ph.D. students and trainees. Foreign experienced teachers come regularly to give lectures, make joint researches and hold seminars. Joint laboratories and educational centers for Communication specialists' preparation have been created together with such well known foreign firms as SIEMENS AG, Nokia, Alkatel, AT&T, FINNET, NEC and Teletechno OY; students have got the opportunity to pass their practical training and discover the latest communication technologies there.
The project of creation of the up-to-date IT Park (High Technology Park) on the base of the University was open in 2006 by the order of the Minister for Communications and Telecom-munications of the Russian Federation, graduate of Saint-Petersburg State University for Telecommunications himself. This is the first project of such kind in Russia, which will enhance the level of the educational process due to the new high tech material and technical base. The students will have the opportunity to participate directly in the accomplishment of high tech projects of international level which the IT Park will launch. Tens of thousands of the University graduates assure reliable and uninterrupted work of the large Russian telecommunication network. You will find a specialist proudly introducing himself as the graduate of Saint-Petersburg State University for Telecommunications in telecommunication scientific laboratories and firms all over the world. Welcome to the friendly team of XXIst century specialists!
Upon successful completion of the University, the graduate gets a higher education degree of Russian national standard indicating Degree/ qualification and speciality. The graduate also gets an additional document “European Appendix”, which allows its holder to get its equivalence in any of 45 European and other countries signed up to the “Bologna convention on the Recognition of Qualifications Concerning Higher Education” and to further education or apply for a prestigious job in these countries. Each student upon admission to the University is provided with a free laptop for personal use during study.
SPECIALITIES, DURATION AND FEES
|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.
|Infocommunicational Technologies and Communicational Systems; Informatics and Computing Technics; Program Engineering; Service; Photonics and Optoinformatics; Informational Security; Radiotechnics; Standartization and Metrolody; Biotechnical Systems and Technologies; Construction and Technology of Electronic Means; Automation of Technological Processes and Production; Quality Management; Informational Systems and Technologies; Electronics and Nanoelectronics; Business Informatics; Management; Advertising and Public Relations; International Regional Studies.|
|from 2000 to 3000
depending on the specialty
|500||160||from 2660 to 3660|
Course duration: 4 years – Bachelor's Degree; 2 years – Master's Degree; 5 years – Specialist's Qualification; 3 years – Ph.D.
Tuition, accommodation in a student hostel and insurance fees, stipulated in US dollars, are an approximate equivalent of tuition fees in Russian rubles. The actual tuition and accommodation fees may be slightly corrected due to the US dollars /Russian ruble exchange rate correlation on the International Monetary Exchange as on the date of the tuition, accommodation and insurance fees invoice issuance.
The price for legalization of the documents which is required to obtain the 'Certificate of Equivalence', obligatory for all international students, in Rosobrnadzor (Department of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation) is 6500 Russian rubles (which is equivalent to approximately 100 US dollars). All the activities concerning the preparation of the documentation package required to obtain the equivalence certificate and the equivalence procedure itself are undertaken by the student himself/herself at their own expense.
The above-mentioned fees for tuition, accommodation in student hostel, life and health insurance are valid only for 2016/2017 academic year.
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 (DHL), 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 University, drawing up documents for admission to University 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 300-400 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.).