Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University : Rankings, Fees & Courses Details | Top Universities
Polytechnicheskaya Str. 29, Saint-Petersburg, RU, St. Petersburg Russia
    • QS World University Rankings
      =393
    • StatusPublic
    • Research OutputVery High
    • Student/Faculty Ratio7
    • ScholarshipsYes
    • International Students5,121
    • SizeL
    • Total Faculty2,355

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    + 32 others shortlisted this university

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    Founded more than 120 years ago, Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPbPU) is one of the leading universities in Russia having top-positions in the World University Rankings. The University has the 11th place among the top 100 Russia’s universities. Our University has always been among the leaders of higher education – TOP-3 among Russian technical universities by number of international students.

    Today, the University has more than 33 thousand students studying under various educational programs; of those, 8500 are international students from over 120 countries. Polytechnic University includes 12 institutes, 33 graduate schools, a major research and development complex with research laboratories, R&E centers, co-working center and Technopolis Science park, fundamental library, campus including the International campus, medical center, modern sports centers, camps, university students club and student’s communities, etc.

    The university has partnerships with more than 520 universities including 13 strategic partner universities, over 100 contracts with world's foremost industrial companies and 2 Representative Offices in Madrid and Shanghai. SPbPU is home to over 40 international research and education centers which carry out research collaborations in the field of education and science with major companies including Motorola, Microsoft, Siemens, LG, Apple and AT&T.

    Studying in St. Petersburg

    Our students definitively benefit from studies and everyday life in Russia’s most beautiful– Saint Petersburg! The city is considered to be a steady bridge between Russia and Europe, welcoming people from all over the world.

    SPbPU is a national research university which combines multidisciplinary R&D activities with advanced technology to prepare graduates to work in today’s competitive marketplace. University allows to choose from a broad variety of up-to-date educational in the fields of Engineering, IT and Intelligent Systems, Physics, Natural Sciences, Management, Business and Economics, Social Sciences and Humanities. 

    SPbPU offers Bachelor’s degree and Master’s degree in 50 different fields of engineering science, PhD and DSc in 90 research areas, in addition to non-degree and international education programs. The University develops 85+ international educational programs; a number of them are accredited by ACQUIN and EVALAG.


     University is welcoming international students and offers a wide range of various programs:

    University Foundation Programs

    Degree Programs in Russian (BSc, MSc, PhD)

    Degree Programs in English (BSc, MSc)

    Double Degree Programs

    Exchange Programs in English

    Russian Language and Culture Courses

    Summer and Winter Schools - the largest Summer School in Russia

    Our graduates are highly demanded on the labour market and take top positions in such companies as Siemens, Rosatom, Roscosmos, Gazprom, LG, Philips, Boeing, etc. Polytech’s Alumni are among outstanding world-known scientists, talented engineers, employees of large companies and even countries’ leaders. Polytechnics are among the top 100 most influential people in Russia, have leading positions in global companies, are on Forbes lists as well as among European and world champions. 

    Our programs keep a high profile due to the following benefits: 

    Studies in English and in Russian

    Scholarships for talented students (“Open Doors: Russian Scholarship” Project)

    Project learning

    Practice and research activities

    Foreign internships - semester abroad option for all students

    Double Degree options

    On-campus accommodation

    Cross-cultural environment (international groups)

    Baddy program and tutors’ support for international students


    Location:

    Located in the second largest and the most beautiful city of Russia, the ‘cultural capital’ – Saint Petersburg, Polytechniс University is one of the country’s leading universities which provides knowledge and practical skills as well as rich and intensive cultural and entertaining time in one of the most beautiful cities of Russia! 

    There is not enough space to enlist all the advantages of staying in St. Petersburg:

    UNESCO World Heritage Sites

    Great city for sightseeing

    Brilliant architecture and stunning views

    Exciting cultural and social life

    Magic White Nights in summer

    Just 2,5 hours from European borders

    The campus of St. Petersburg Polytechnic University is located in the north-west district of the city, unique campus: area 120 ha, 171 buildings, 23 dormitories very close to underground (subway). One can easily get to the center of the city using underground (subway) within 20 minutes. The nearest underground station is 5-7 minutes walk from the student dormitory.

     

    We  welcome everyone who would like to study in our smart University and get most of a student's life in our lovely city!

    Kind Regards, SPbPU Team


    Follow university:
    Official University English Twitter account 
    Accommodation:

    International students are provided with double accommodation in a two-room apartment with shared facilities and a kitchen in the comfortable student dormitory.

    Dormitory is on campus
    3-4 students leave in one room (the same gender)
    Special dormitory for newly arrived
    Canteen and cafe, self-service laundry, medical office, sports center in the dormitory
    20 min. from the campus to the city center by public transport
    Metro station in a 5 min. walk from the dormitories for international students


    For students to live a comfortable, active and interesting life in dormitories there are tennis and fitness rooms, classrooms, broadband Internet and digital TV access. Dormitories have free Wi-Fi zones. There are also sportsgrounds, sports clubs and a student union on the campus territory. Various tournaments on mini-football, ping-pong, chess and other sport events are held every year and over 20 dormitory teams participate in them.

    About

    Founded more than 120 years ago, Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPbPU) is one of the leading universities in Russia having top-positions in the World University Rankings. The University has the 11th place among the top 100 Russia’s universities. Our University has always been among the leaders of higher education – TOP-3 among Russian technical universities by number of international students.

    Today, the University has more than 33 thousand students studying under various educational programs; of those, 8500 are international students from over 120 countries. Polytechnic University includes 12 institutes, 33 graduate schools, a major research and development complex with research laboratories, R&E centers, co-working center and Technopolis Science park, fundamental library, campus including the International campus, medical center, modern sports centers, camps, university students club and student’s communities, etc.

    The university has partnerships with more than 520 universities including 13 strategic partner universities, over 100 contracts with world's foremost industrial companies and 2 Representative Offices in Madrid and Shanghai. SPbPU is home to over 40 international research and education centers which carry out research collaborations in the field of education and science with major companies including Motorola, Microsoft, Siemens, LG, Apple and AT&T.

    Studying in St. Petersburg

    Our students definitively benefit from studies and everyday life in Russia’s most beautiful– Saint Petersburg! The city is considered to be a steady bridge between Russia and Europe, welcoming people from all over the world.

    SPbPU is a national research university which combines multidisciplinary R&D activities with advanced technology to prepare graduates to work in today’s competitive marketplace. University allows to choose from a broad variety of up-to-date educational in the fields of Engineering, IT and Intelligent Systems, Physics, Natural Sciences, Management, Business and Economics, Social Sciences and Humanities. 

    SPbPU offers Bachelor’s degree and Master’s degree in 50 different fields of engineering science, PhD and DSc in 90 research areas, in addition to non-degree and international education programs. The University develops 85+ international educational programs; a number of them are accredited by ACQUIN and EVALAG.


     University is welcoming international students and offers a wide range of various programs:

    University Foundation Programs

    Degree Programs in Russian (BSc, MSc, PhD)

    Degree Programs in English (BSc, MSc)

    Double Degree Programs

    Exchange Programs in English

    Russian Language and Culture Courses

    Summer and Winter Schools - the largest Summer School in Russia

    Our graduates are highly demanded on the labour market and take top positions in such companies as Siemens, Rosatom, Roscosmos, Gazprom, LG, Philips, Boeing, etc. Polytech’s Alumni are among outstanding world-known scientists, talented engineers, employees of large companies and even countries’ leaders. Polytechnics are among the top 100 most influential people in Russia, have leading positions in global companies, are on Forbes lists as well as among European and world champions. 

    Our programs keep a high profile due to the following benefits: 

    Studies in English and in Russian

    Scholarships for talented students (“Open Doors: Russian Scholarship” Project)

    Project learning

    Practice and research activities

    Foreign internships - semester abroad option for all students

    Double Degree options

    On-campus accommodation

    Cross-cultural environment (international groups)

    Baddy program and tutors’ support for international students


    Location:

    Located in the second largest and the most beautiful city of Russia, the ‘cultural capital’ – Saint Petersburg, Polytechniс University is one of the country’s leading universities which provides knowledge and practical skills as well as rich and intensive cultural and entertaining time in one of the most beautiful cities of Russia! 

    There is not enough space to enlist all the advantages of staying in St. Petersburg:

    UNESCO World Heritage Sites

    Great city for sightseeing

    Brilliant architecture and stunning views

    Exciting cultural and social life

    Magic White Nights in summer

    Just 2,5 hours from European borders

    The campus of St. Petersburg Polytechnic University is located in the north-west district of the city, unique campus: area 120 ha, 171 buildings, 23 dormitories very close to underground (subway). One can easily get to the center of the city using underground (subway) within 20 minutes. The nearest underground station is 5-7 minutes walk from the student dormitory.

     

    We  welcome everyone who would like to study in our smart University and get most of a student's life in our lovely city!

    Kind Regards, SPbPU Team


    Follow university:
    Official University English Twitter account 
    Accommodation:

    International students are provided with double accommodation in a two-room apartment with shared facilities and a kitchen in the comfortable student dormitory.

    Dormitory is on campus
    3-4 students leave in one room (the same gender)
    Special dormitory for newly arrived
    Canteen and cafe, self-service laundry, medical office, sports center in the dormitory
    20 min. from the campus to the city center by public transport
    Metro station in a 5 min. walk from the dormitories for international students


    For students to live a comfortable, active and interesting life in dormitories there are tennis and fitness rooms, classrooms, broadband Internet and digital TV access. Dormitories have free Wi-Fi zones. There are also sportsgrounds, sports clubs and a student union on the campus territory. Various tournaments on mini-football, ping-pong, chess and other sport events are held every year and over 20 dormitory teams participate in them.

    Available programs

    University highlights

    Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University is one of the top Public universities in St. Petersburg, Russia. It is ranked #=393 in QS Global World Rankings 2022.

    QS World University Rankings

    • 2014
      #451-460
    • 2015
      #481-490
    • 2016
      #471-480
    • 2017
      #411-420
    • 2018
      #401-410
    • 2019
      #404
    • 2020
      #439
    • 2021
      #401
    • 2022
      #=393

    Ranking criteria

    28.4
    Overall
    13.1
    Academic Reputation
    3.8
    Citations per Faculty
    9.3
    Employer Reputation
    83.2
    Faculty Student Ratio
    5.9
    International Faculty Ratio
    88.5
    International Students Ratio

    Student & Staff

    Total students
    16,355

    28%
    72%

    International students
    5,121

    23%
    77%

    Total faculty staff
    2,355

    226
    2129

    Total students
    16,355

    28%
    72%

    International students
    5,121

    23%
    77%

    Total faculty staff
    2,355

    2129
    226

    Scholarships

    Yes
    The Scholarships above offer some form of financial aid to prospective students. Please always check the specific requirements and restrictions on scholarship availability.

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