Chemical Technology of Organic Substances
18.04.01 Chemical Technology

In the process of training under this program, students get acquainted with the methods, methods and means of obtaining substances and materials from products of oil, gas and solid fuel processing; study the physical, physical and chemical fundamentals of the processes of basic and fine organic synthesis, as well as polymeric materials. Students are trained for the creative application of acquired knowledge in creating new and improving existing technological processes and devices, understanding the social significance of their future profession

Reasons for choosing a course
  • The opportunity to engage in scientific activities during training at St. Petersburg Mining University
  • The possibility of included studies in foreign partner universities with the issuance of internationally recognized diplomas
  • Widespread demand on the market for specialists with in-depth knowledge of chemistry and technology of enterprises of mineral raw materials and fuel and energy complexes
  • An integrated approach to training, including an in-depth study of chemistry, physical chemistry, chemical technology, modern analytical methods and the acquisition of necessary practical skills

18.04.01 Chemical Technology
Mode of attendance
2 years
Admission tests
Field-specific entrance examination, Diploma grade-point average, Final qualifying work grade
Number of contract-based openings
State-financed openings
Tuition fees
130 000 RUB per semester
Career opportunities
Graduates of this program get jobs at foremost companies in the mineral raw materials and fuel and energy complex, research and design institutions, as well as at petrochemical enterprises that produce a variety of chemical products; they are employed as engineers at laboratories, production facilities, technical departments, design bureaus and etc
Field of study
  • Organic synthesis design
  • Dispersion mechanics
  • Mathematical modeling in scientific research
  • Modern problems of chemical technology
  • Heat transfer in heterogeneous systems
  • Mass transfer processes in systems involving a solid phase
  • History and methodology of chemical technology
  • Additional chapters of processes and apparatus
  • Theoretical and experimental research methods in chemistry
  • Physical chemistry of organic and petrochemical systems
Our alumni
Graduate professional skills
  • Skills in to organize independent and collective research work on the topic of research
  • Skills in working with pre-design and project documentation of chemical enterprises
  • Skills in application software packages when compiling mathematical models and performing design work for organic synthesis enterprises
  • Good skills in the implementation of qualitative and quantitative analysis of various chemical and physical and chemical processes at enterprises of organic synthesis

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