Vologda State University

Vologda State University is a renamed Vologda State Technical University that integrated into its structure Vologda State Pedagogical University. As a classical university it provides a wide range of specialties and scientific potential.

HISTORY

Vologda State Technical University (VSTU) was founded in 1966 as a branch of North-Western Polytechnic Institute. In 1975 it was reorganized into the Vologda Polytechnical Institute. In 1999 the Institute was given the rank of a University and the name of Vologda State Technical University.

VSTU is a located in the North-Western region of the Russian Federation. VSTU is a distinct educational institution in the region. Currently VSTU has a student body of 10 000. The University is recognized abroad and since 1996 has been accepted in the International Association of Universities.

ACADEMIC YEAR STRUCTURE 2 semesters starting in September and February

LANGUAGE OF TRAINING Russian

BACHELOR DEGREE PROGRAMS (4 years)

Power Engineering Faculty

Power and Electrical Engineering
Bioengineering Systems and Technologies
Engineering Systems Control
Computer Science
Information Systems and Technologies
Software Engineering


Faculty for Industrial Management and Innovative Technologies

Management
Service
Mechanical Engineering
Technological machines and equipment
Design and Technology Support in Mechanical Engineering Industry
Operation of Transport and Technological Machines and Systems
Automation of Technological Processes and Production
Innovation Studies

Faculty of Civil Engineering

Restoration
Heat Power
Engineering
Architecture
Construction

Faculty of Ecology

Ecology and Environmental Management
Land Use and Cadastre
Construction
Environmental Engineering and Water Resources Management
Technosphere Safety

Faculty of Economics

Economics
Management
State and Municipal Management

Faculty of Humanities

Linguistics (Translation)
Sociology
Management
Tourism

Faculty of Correspondence and Distance Learning

Economics
Management State and Municipal Management
Power and Electrical Engineering
Design and Engineering Support for Machinery
Production
Operation of Transport and Technological Machines and Systems
Engineering Systems Control
Computer Science
Information Systems and Technologies
Environmental Engineering and Water Resources Management
Technosphere Safety

Specialist Degree Programs (5 years)

Faculty of Civil Engineering

Construction of Unique Buildings and Structures

Construction, Service, Renovation and Technical Protection of Roads, Highways, Bridges and Tunnels

MASTER’S DEGREE PROGRAMS (2 years)

Power Engineering Faculty
Power and Electrical Engineering
Information Systems and Technologies
Computer Science

Software Engineering
Engineering Systems Control

Faculty for Industrial Management and Innovative Technologies
Mechanical Engineering
Management
Automation of Technological Processes and Production

Faculty of Civil Engineering
Construction
Heat Power Engineering

Faculty of Ecology
Construction
Technosphere Safety
Ecology and Environmental Management

Faculty of Economics
Economy
Management

Faculty of Humanities
Management

Linguistics

Faculty of Correspondence Learning

Bachelor Degree Programs

Jurisprudence
Adaptive Physical Education
Social work
Pedagogical Education in Various School Subjects
Psychology and Pedagogics

Management

Pedagogical Institute (the former Pedagogical University)

Bachelor Degree Programs

Applied Mathematics and Computer Science
Biology, Bioecology
Geography
Jurisprudence
Journalism
Culture Studies
Social Work
Philology
Psychology and Pedagogics
Management

Tourism

Ethnomusicology

Pedagogical Education in Various School Subjects

(Teaching of History, Russian Language and Literature, of Foreign Languages, Music, Sports, of Geography, Biology, Mathematics, Physics, Informatics etc.)

Master's Degree Program

Applied Mathematics and Computer Science
Biology
Social Work
Pedagogical Education in Various School Subjects

Psychology and Pedagogics

SCIENTIFIC ACTIVITY

Vologda State University is one of the leading scientific and educational centers in the North-West of Russia. In our academic staff there are more than 360 highly skilled experts, including about 30 doctors of sciences and professors. The University conducts training of students and post-graduate students at on the basis of the advanced scientific achievements.

Active scientific research is conducted in the following fields:

International Cooperation

International cooperation is conducted in the following spheres:

VStU cooperates with the universities and high schools of Germany, France, Austria, Hungary, Kazakhstan and Ukraine in the spheres of the academic exchange. Within the framework with our partners, foreign professors regularly visit our University for lecturing, various practical and theoretical courses for our students and teaching staff. They take part in scientific seminars, workshops and conferences. The foreign students also come for practical training at our University, participation in seminars and conferences.

We offer the following areas and forms of cooperation:

• exchange of lectures;
• working-out joint bachelor's or master's degree programs;
• joint scientific research;
• joint symposia, scientific conferences and seminars;
• joint summer schools for undergraduate and post-graduate students as well as for the young university teachers;
• exchange education or study placement in the partner institution (for the period varying from one month to one semester );
• exchange of student groups to explore the university and the region (7-10 days , accommodation in the families of students);
• various levels of Russian language summer courses with excursions in Vologda region, Moscow and St. Petersburg;

Address

Lenina Street 15

160000 Vologda

Russia, Vologda State University

Telephone: +7 (8172) 72-46-45

Fax: +7 (8172) 72-45-62

Rector – Prof.Dr .Leonid I.Sokolov

E-mail: rector_s@vstu.edu.ru

International Relations Department

Telephone/ Fax: +7 (8172) 76-96-46

Head of the Department – Prof. Dr .Svetlana M. Kibardina

E-mail: Svet.kibardina@gmail.com

Managers: Diana Elizbarashvili E-mail: diana.elizbar@gmail.com

Elena Rychkova E-mail: elen.riri@gmail.com

VSTU website: http://www.vstu.edu.ru