In the Heart of Saint‑Petersburg
UNIVERSITY
A Global University
Over 7,000 students,    10 faculties and 97 different programs
Highly Recommended by Vladimir Putin
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In the Heart
of Saint-Petersburg
university
A Global University
Over 7,000 students,
10 faculties and 97 different programs
Highly Recommended
by Vladimir Putin
read more
#1
higher technical educational institution of Russia, founded on November 1, 1773
19th
position in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2019: Engineering - Mineral and Mining
98%
of graduates get job referrals each year  or continue their studies at the University
>93%
of faculty stuff have academic status of Candidates or Doctors of Science
>30
major conferences and symposia annually take place with the participation of the University
>50
Russian and international companies cooperate with the University
38
Honorary Scientists and Honorary Workers of Higher School among the staff
20
laureates of State Prizes and Government Awards among the staff of the University
120
academicians and academies of sciences corresponding members work at the University
>300k
square meters is the total area of the property complex of the University
>70
sports sections are available to the students of the University
3769
meters is the depth of a unique borehole, drilled by the scientists of the University in the Antarctic ice
1504
kilos is the weight of the largest in the world piece of malachite, which is exhibited in the Mining Museum
Russian raw materials industry is on the verge of career paradigm shift
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Russian raw materials industry is on the verge of career paradigm shift

This June, the agreement between the Russian National Association of Mining Engineers and the British Institute of Mineral, Materials and Mining (IOM3) was signed. According to the agreement, experts of the Association were granted exclusive rights to certify specialists of extracting and processing enterprises.

Russian senior ranks came to Saint-Petersburg to participate in the opening of The Future Leaders Forum
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Russian senior ranks came to Saint-Petersburg to participate in the opening of The Future Leaders Forum

More than 1300 young oil-industry workers from sixty-two countries came to St. Petersburg to participate in the Youth Forum of the World Petroleum Council. During this week, young specialists exchange experiences with each other and meet the industry leaders.

Lebanese students are hoping for Summer Schools to become a tradition
Campus life
Lebanese students are hoping for Summer Schools to become a tradition

Students of the Lebanese International University came to Saint-Petersburg to participate in the summer school program of the Mining University, called "Geodetic Engineering: Theory and Practice". On the completion of the education, they shared their impressions and explained why they decided to be trained here for a second year in a row.

Summer School: Italian students want to come back to Saint-Petersburg again
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Summer School: Italian students want to come back to Saint-Petersburg again

Students of the faculty of political science at the University of Bologna went through training at the International Summer School in the Mining University. Italian students came to St. Petersburg to gain new knowledge and participate in the summer school program named "Social-political Conflicts of Modern Society".

Russian senior ranks came to Saint-Petersburg to participate in the opening of The Future Leaders Forum
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Russian senior ranks came to Saint-Petersburg to participate in the opening of The Future Leaders Forum

More than 1300 young oil-industry workers from sixty-two countries came to St. Petersburg to participate in the Youth Forum of the World Petroleum Council. During this week, young specialists exchange experiences with each other and meet the industry leaders.

Oil workers from the sixty countries are coming to Saint-Petersburg to visit the Future Leaders Forum
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Oil workers from the sixty countries are coming to Saint-Petersburg to visit the Future Leaders Forum

Kirill Molodtsov, the Assistant Head of the RF President’s Administration, who is on a working visit to St. Petersburg, gave his comments on why the Youth forum of the World Petroleum Council has been so greatly supported by our country’s leaders.

Russian breakthrough discovery in plasma physics was approved by American physics research institutions
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Russian breakthrough discovery in plasma physics was approved by American physics research institutions

Russian scientists have made a brand new discovery – a physical phenomenon that will improve the efficiency of intercontinental ballistic missile control, allow building the spacecraft capable of flying under extreme conditions of the outer space.

270,000 RUR (circa 4,300 USD) turns out to be not high enough to attract Russian youngsters to move to the Arctic
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270,000 RUR (circa 4,300 USD) turns out to be not high enough to attract Russian youngsters to move to the Arctic

More than half of the students of technical universities would not want to work inside the Arctic circle regardless of the circumstances. Another quarter is ready to move to the Far North, but only in case of acute need or a very tempting offer. At the same time, the local population is rapidly declining. Is there a possibility to somehow reverse this trend and make the Arctic attractive to job-seekers?

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