Chemical Technology of Natural Energy and Carbon-Based Materials
18.03.01 Chemical Technology

In the process of training in this specialization, students become familiar with the theoretical and practical fundamentals of chemical technology of natural energy and carbon-based materials, with the basic chemical processes and devices in which these processes take place and control methods, study modeling of chemical and technological processes and systems of control on those. Students acquire skills in dealing with and design of chemical engineering equipment and knowledge of AutoCad, MathCad, Matlab, Hysys, Aspen Plus application software packages.

Reasons for choosing a course
  • High demand for chemical technology specialists in the labor market
  • Prospects to engage in scientific activities while studying at St. Petersburg Mining University
  • The possibility of internship at foreign partner universities
  • Prospects to take part in international scientific conferences
  • Perfect conditions to improve the knowledge of foreign languages

18.03.01 Chemical Technology
Mode of attendance
4 years
Admission tests
Mathematics, Сhemistry, Russian
Total expected intake
State-financed openings
Tuition fees
260 000 RUB per year
Career opportunities
The graduates work in engineering and technical positions at oil and gas refineries, petrochemical and chemical plants, tank farms, oil and gas transportation plants, large filling facilities, various laboratories, control and management bodies. Students undergo practical training at leading enterprises of the industry, i.e., OOO Gazprom Transgaz St. Petersburg, LLC Kinef, PJSC Saratov Refinery, PJSC Kazanorgsintez, Novokuibyshevsky Refinery JSC, Gazpromneft-Omsk Refinery OJSC, with the possible further employment.
Field of study
  • History of the development of oil and gas business
  • Natural energy materials
  • Processes and devices in chemical technology
  • General chemical technology
  • Theoretical bases of chemical technology of natural energy and carbon-based materials
  • Chemical technology of natural energy and carbon-based materials
  • Technical and group analysis of fuels
  • Chemical process control systems
  • Modeling of chemical and technological processes
  • Information technology in the chemical industry
Our alumni
Graduate professional skills
  • Competencies in technological processes in accordance with the regulations
  • Ability to use technical means to measure the basic parameters of the technological process, properties of raw materials and products
  • Competencies in making specific technical decisions in technological processing
  • Skills in planning and carrying out physical and chemical experiments, processing the results of those and error estimates
  • Skills in the design of technological processes of chemical production

Additional opportunities
Learning foreign languages (English, German, French) in addition to studying Russian
University departments invite foreign lecturers to teach courses or deliver lectures on particular topics. These courses are taught in foreign languages.
Acquiring skills in working with modern software complexes and equipment
Research activities under the guidance of department professor and associate professors