Saint-Petersburg Mining University
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
Spanish and Kazakh Students: We Do Not Have the Same Opportunities as Students of the Mining University Have
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Spanish and Kazakh Students: We Do Not Have the Same Opportunities as Students of the Mining University Have

Ten years ago, there were 13.5 thousand degree students of foreign origins in Saint Petersburg. This number has increased to 31 thousand by now. If other education forms - such as short-term programmes or summer schools - are included, the figure rises to 38 thousand people.

St. Petersburg Technology Start-Ups Are Striving to Make It to Europe
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St. Petersburg Technology Start-Ups Are Striving to Make It to Europe

The global pace of digitalisation is enormous, but European post-graduates in mining do not lag behind the trend - as of now, the most demanded innovative solutions in the EU are the ones that simplify work processes through the use of information technologies. Most importantly, both the EU and the companies are ready to pay for revolutionary developments. One of the institutions, whose aim is to search for the new promising projects and facilitate the financing of those, is the European Institute of Technology and Innovation (EIT).

An Australian Student Named Some of the Rumours He Was Told to Scare Him off from Visiting Russia
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An Australian Student Named Some of the Rumours He Was Told to Scare Him off from Visiting Russia

When Jacob Moharram was studying at school, he was an Air Force cadet. The dreams of becoming a pilot never came true nonetheless - all because of his height. So an Australian lad decided to study geology and mining instead, and as a study destination, to the surprise of many he chose Russia.

Student Housing Opportunities In St. Petersburg Or How Much Students Pay To Get A Bed In A Dorm
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Student Housing Opportunities In St. Petersburg Or How Much Students Pay To Get A Bed In A Dorm

The universities of St. Petersburg attract high school graduates from many regions of Russia and different countries all over the world. However, those students who have been admitted are facing a problem of finding a suitable housing. That is hardly a surprise that most of the newcomers tend to living in a dorm room, as this option is is a lot cheaper compared to apartment rental.

St. Petersburg Technology Start-Ups Are Striving to Make It to Europe
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St. Petersburg Technology Start-Ups Are Striving to Make It to Europe

The global pace of digitalisation is enormous, but European post-graduates in mining do not lag behind the trend - as of now, the most demanded innovative solutions in the EU are the ones that simplify work processes through the use of information technologies. Most importantly, both the EU and the companies are ready to pay for revolutionary developments. One of the institutions, whose aim is to search for the new promising projects and facilitate the financing of those, is the European Institute of Technology and Innovation (EIT).

Russian-German Cooperation: New Horizons
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Russian-German Cooperation: New Horizons

Political tensions and sanctions have led to the situation when maintaining close cooperation between the EU and Russia at the federal level is no longer possible. As of now, the only way to develop economic relations and strengthen cooperation in education and research is to keep regional cooperation alive.

Spanish and Kazakh Students: We Do Not Have the Same Opportunities as Students of the Mining University Have
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Spanish and Kazakh Students: We Do Not Have the Same Opportunities as Students of the Mining University Have

Ten years ago, there were 13.5 thousand degree students of foreign origins in Saint Petersburg. This number has increased to 31 thousand by now. If other education forms - such as short-term programmes or summer schools - are included, the figure rises to 38 thousand people.

St. Petersburg Technology Start-Ups Are Striving to Make It to Europe
Science
St. Petersburg Technology Start-Ups Are Striving to Make It to Europe

The global pace of digitalisation is enormous, but European post-graduates in mining do not lag behind the trend - as of now, the most demanded innovative solutions in the EU are the ones that simplify work processes through the use of information technologies. Most importantly, both the EU and the companies are ready to pay for revolutionary developments. One of the institutions, whose aim is to search for the new promising projects and facilitate the financing of those, is the European Institute of Technology and Innovation (EIT).

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