Saint Petersburg State Mining Institute (Technical University) “Oil and Gas Faculty”

Saint-Petersburg Mining University ranks among the top universities in St. Petersburg and Russia; it rightfully belongs to the best-known mining schools in the world. At present, more than 7 000 students are enrolled in undergraduate, specialist, graduate and postgraduate degree programs. We offer 97 courses covering tens of subject areas. Our broad range of subjects develop students’ practical and technical knowledge, advanced problem-solving skills, prepare them to tackle complex engineering problems with shifting baselines and varying degrees of resources and information. The students coming from all parts of the country and from abroad make up a significant portion of the student population.

The University has the highest status in the educational system of the Russian Federation: it is a National Research University, which ranks it as one of the foremost teaching and research mining schools in Russia and a national center for education and applied research in the diverse fields of mining and underground construction and tunneling. We are committed to expanding the international reputation of our University for the excellence in education, research, industry service, and community outreach.

Faculties of Saint Petersburg State Mining Institute (Technical University) “Oil and Gas Faculty”:

  • Mining Faculty
  • Geological Prospecting Faculty
  • Oil and Gas Faculty
  • Mineral Processing Faculty
  • Civil Engineering Faculty
  • Electromechanical Faculty
  • Economics Faculty
  • Faculty of Fundamental Science and Humanities
  • Faculty of Secondary Vocational Education
  • Faculty of Postgraduate and Doctoral Studies

Student Accommodation

Each dormitory has six floors with corridor-type floors and floors with apartment-type units. Sections for male and female residents are separated. The corridor-type floors have several shared bathrooms on each floor.

The apartment-type section offers accommodation for 1 to 3 people per room with private bathrooms in a unit of 2 to 9 rooms. The apartment-type units have private bathrooms for each unit. Units with more than three rooms have two bathrooms.

Depending on availability and students’ preferences, there are options of rooms for 1, 2, 3, or 4 people. The rooms have beds and bedside cabinets for each resident, a seating area and work desks, and a shared wardrobe. The lodging costs per person vary depending on the number of roommates from 2 to 7 thousand rubles per month. This includes all utility bills and change of bed clothes.

Shared kitchens equipped with necessary utensils are located on each floor. A self-service laundry is available.

The dormitory has a café with 44 seats open 9 am – 11 pm, seven days a week.

A sports and recreational complex with sports gear and a gym, billiard room, ping pong room, etc. is available.

The dormitory has Wi-Fi and a computer room with 11 work stations and Internet access.

Video surveillance system and a fire alarm system are installed to ensure safety of the residents. Access to the residence hall is by student badges with special chips.

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.

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