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
18th
position in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2020: 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
How Come Graduates of Russian Universities Manage to Earn Top Positions in the Congo Republic?
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How Come Graduates of Russian Universities Manage to Earn Top Positions in the Congo Republic?

The sun-baked land of Africa is painted bright red. It owes this colour to the high content of iron oxide in the soil. In this story, a graduate of St. Petersburg Mining University from the Congo (pictured to the right) provides an insight into the way mining industry works in his homeland. He also explains in what fundamental way he differs from local specialists.

The results of the Russian stage of the British competition of young scientists summed up
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The results of the Russian stage of the British competition of young scientists summed up

Every year the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining IOM3 (Great Britain) holds a worldwide competition for young specialists in their specialization. In Russia, it partners with the International Competence Centre for Mining Engineering Education under the auspices of UNESCO.

Why Lebanese Graduates from Russia Are in Demand in Beirut?
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Why Lebanese Graduates from Russia Are in Demand in Beirut?

Ammonium nitrate explosion, which took place at the port of the city of Beirut on 4 August 2020, caused significant damage to the surrounding areas and resulted in over 200 deaths. The tragic accident once again brought into the focus problems Lebanon is experiencing. Strange as it may seem, but the Russian higher school may have solutions to help deal with the explosion's consequences.
So what is happening in the country now?

How Come Graduates of Russian Universities Manage to Earn Top Positions in the Congo Republic?
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How Come Graduates of Russian Universities Manage to Earn Top Positions in the Congo Republic?

The sun-baked land of Africa is painted bright red. It owes this colour to the high content of iron oxide in the soil. In this story, a graduate of St. Petersburg Mining University from the Congo (pictured to the right) provides an insight into the way mining industry works in his homeland. He also explains in what fundamental way he differs from local specialists.

Putin awarded the Rector of Mining university with the order for services to the fatherland, II degree
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Putin awarded the Rector of Mining university with the order for services to the fatherland, II degree

The head of State highly appreciated the activity of the head of the first technical university of Russia.

The results of the Russian stage of the British competition of young scientists summed up
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The results of the Russian stage of the British competition of young scientists summed up

Every year the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining IOM3 (Great Britain) holds a worldwide competition for young specialists in their specialization. In Russia, it partners with the International Competence Centre for Mining Engineering Education under the auspices of UNESCO.

The results of the Russian stage of the British competition of young scientists summed up
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The results of the Russian stage of the British competition of young scientists summed up

Every year the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining IOM3 (Great Britain) holds a worldwide competition for young specialists in their specialization. In Russia, it partners with the International Competence Centre for Mining Engineering Education under the auspices of UNESCO.

Vladimir Litvinenko told who will lose if Northern Stream-2 is not completed
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Vladimir Litvinenko told who will lose if Northern Stream-2 is not completed

An energetic discussion is going on in Western mass media regarding the future fate of the Nord Stream 2 trans-Baltic pipeline, which was supposed to provide the EU with an additional 55 billion cubic meters of natural gas annually. The controversy accompanied the project from the very beginning and recently it flared up with a new vigor after the German Chancellor Angela Merkel announced the results of a toxicological examination, allegedly carried out in the Bundeswehr secret laboratories.

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