Saint Petersburg State University of Civil Aviation

St. Petersburg state University of civil aviation – your faithful step into the future!

To make it her profession means to provide for themselves interesting and useful work in the booming industry, where there are all great prospects. It’s a profession that guarantees an interesting and worthy life. Federal state budgetary establishment of higher professional education “Saint Petersburg state University of civil aviation” prepares experts in all areas of business aviation, pilots and engineers to aircraft maintenance, airports and air transport; aviation managers business and financial departments of airlines; aviation safety; personnel management; law; advertising and public relations, etc. Currently the University has over 10 thousand students and cadets, including 13 main educational programs of higher professional education – more than 7,500 students, more than 800 students from countries near and far abroad, and on the programs of secondary professional education – 2600 University students and cadets. In the system of additional professional education each year receive advanced training and retraining of about 3,500 people. Modern educational buildings, scientific library, Museum of the history of aviation, a student club consisting of a team of KVN and creative collectives of Amateur performances, sports complexes, student hostels, the University hotel is located on the territory of the Pulkovo airport area, near the large international airport of Saint Petersburg. The University is proud of its unique training center for future pilots and controllers, which can simulate the work crew, to provide their operation in extreme conditions, to test themselves “on the strength”.

About 5 thousand graduates became heads of aviation enterprises, airline companies and airports, over a thousand heads of subdivisions and services of air traffic control. Thousands of graduates, government awards and badges, awarded more than 200 honorary titles of “Honored pilot”, “Meritorious pilot”, “Honored worker of transport”, 29 graduates was awarded the high title of Hero of the Soviet Union, Hero of Socialist labor, Hero of Russia. If You dream about the sky and love of the profession associated with aviation – the best choice would be Saint-Petersburg state University of civil aviation!


Faculties of Saint Petersburg State University of Civil Aviation:

  • Flight Operations
  • Airport Support and Flight Engineering
  • Air Traffic Control
  • Model Regulations
  • Management and Economics of transport systems
  • Humanities
  • Correspondence
  • Foreign Students

Student Accommodation

The dormitory has a perfect location: grocery stores, cafés, and restaurants with Russian and international cuisine are within walking distance. All city attractions, museums, theaters, historic places are either within walking distance or easy transportation from the dormitory.

The dormitory also is conveniently located in terms of going to and from the airport, either by taxi or via metro.

The dormitory is a corridor-type residential building with shared facilities. One rooms usually accommodates three or four roommates. Entrances to the building are equipped with video surveillance and security posts.

Dormitory facilities:

  • Self-service laundry (in the basement)
  • Shared kitchens (on each floor)
  • Shared bathrooms.

Room facilities:

  • Beds with linens
  • Writing desks
  • Wardrobes/closets
  • Internet connection
  • Cable TV.

Saint Petersburg City

St Petersburg is a world-renowned city rich in history and culture and a Russia’s cultural capital. It is Russia’s window to Europe and home to many Russia’s leading university. St Petersburg’s architecture is an interesting mix of ages and styles of Rome, Venice, and Amsterdam. It is a city of romance and white nights. It has played a role throughout the history nationally and globally. St Petersburg is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe and is well deserving of its status.

Today St Petersburg is an industrial megalopolis and a big seaport. St Petersburg is a city that is constantly transforming its infrastructure performance and is so favored by its position as it is a great center of activity and trade for many our partner countries. It is actively engaged in car industry development (Ford, Toyota, Nissan, Hyundai, GM), marine and shipbuilding industry (Admiralty Shipyard, Baltic Shipyard, North Shipyard, and others), power engineering industry, pharmacy, biotechnology, information and telecommunication technologies.

St Petersburg is home to many universities, with over 90 institutions of higher education and 350 research institutions. Many of them are internationally recognized as their alumni and academics are famous worldwide: outstanding scientists and inventors, prominent people in science, education, and culture globally.

St Petersburg has atmosphere like no other. It is due to its historical mission as a Russia’s cultural capital, diverse research and industrial potential, and artistic splendor. It is generally referred to as a museum under open sky as it inspires by the beauty of its monuments and palaces, squares and prospects, theatres and art galleries.

World Travel Awards announced the 2017 winner for Europe’s Leading City Destination as St Petersburg, Russia, and it marks its status of the world’s most visited city. Little wonder as it regularly holds various social, scientific, and entertaining events, exhibitions, forums, theatre performances, and concerts of brilliant artists and of various genres.

Study in St Petersburg!  Live in St Petersburg!

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