St. Petersburg National Research University of Information Technologies, Mechanics and Optics
ITMO is a leading university in Russia in the field of information and photonic technologies. Get the best knowledge to become great engineers of the highest qualification in the directions: information security, applied mathematics, programming, optics and laser technology, instrument making, nuclear power, electric power and electrical engineering, traffic management and navigation. Study with near 1,200 international students. The university has a multi-level system of higher education: bachelor – 4 years, specialist – 5 years, master – 2 years, post-graduate – 3–4 years. Since 2013/14 ITMO is partnering with universities in Germany, the Netherlands, Poland, Finland, France, among others, to participate in “double degree” international educational programs. ITMO graduates of these programs receive a second degree from a partner university. Students and staff carry out research and project activities on their own and as part of programs funded by the state and international contracts, federal and industry targeted programs.