Saint Petersburg State University of Aerospace Instrumentation

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On January 25, 1941 the Leningrad Aviation Institute (LAI) was founded on the former premises of the Leningrad Road Institute (Gastello Street, 15) by the Decree of the Soviet Government. 1200 students were enrolled in three faculties of Aircraft Construction, Instrumentation and Motor Building. During the Great Patriotic War the Institute operated an aircraft and tank repair shop. While some of the students and the faculty standing for the city, the LAI was evacuated.

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Events

IX International Conference Philosophy and Culture of Information Society at SUAI

Faculty of Humanities, Department of History and Philosophy will traditionally hold the annual conference Philosophy and Culture of Information Society.

The IX session of the conference will take place on November 18-20, presided by the Rector of SUAI Yulia Antokhina.

The conference will be held offline and onlineThe format may change due to pandemic conditions. The conference will attract more participants than in previous years. Authors from Belarus, Ukraine, Poland, Armenia, Azerbaijan and dozens of Russian universities and other institutions have sent their abstracts.

The growing geographical spread of the conference reflects the increase in understanding information society problems, with many methods and solutions being provided. SUAI has become an international platform for discussing challenges of modern world.

The participants will prepare reports on topics of traditional sections and several new fields of discussion.

The conference proceeding will be published in the near future.

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Russian Language Course at SUAI

Russian Language Course at SUAI

Dear international candidates to SUAI,

For successful studies at our Bachelor, Master and Post-graduate programs, a skillful Russian language is necessary.

We offer a pre-university course of Russian language for foreigners from October to June. The course costs 160 000 roubles, with 850 academic hours and daily studies on workdays.

If you intend to maintain and develop your proficiency in Russian language, we invite you to apply to this wholesome course.   

You will have more details writing to belichel@yahoo.com.

News

23 September, 2021
SUAI Congratulates Central America Countries on 200th Independence Anniversary

SUAI Congratulates Central America Countries on 200th Independence Anniversary

September 22, 2021 the Honourary Consulate of El Salvador was the venue for the 200th Anniversary event to meet diplomats, St. Petersburg administration, international colleagues and partners from citys organizations.

The Vice-Rector for International Affiars Konstantin Losev arrived to congratulate the accepting party on the important date and to thank the Honorary Consul of Guatemala in St. Petersburg Aleksey Khovanov and the Honorary Consul of El Salvador Viktor Chaplygin for their cooperation with SUAI.

The Vice-Rector stated that despite its remote location from St. Petersburg, LAC countries are active partners of local businesses and organizations due to fruitful work of local diplomacy agents.

20 September, 2021
Videoconference between Rectors of SUAI and Zhongyuan University of Technology

Videoconference between Rectors of SUAI and Zhongyuan University of Technology

September 17th, 2021 SUAIs Rector Yulia Antokhina negotiated with the Rector of Zhongyuan University of Technology (ZUT) Liu Guoji to discuss the progress of cooperation since 2017.

In 2021 the first students finished their participation in a bilateral project by the two universities. Under the pandemic restrictions the universities had to fight difficulties and challenges managing to ensure students comfort and successful educational process. The rectors discussed educational programs, selection of potential students and quality of education according to employment opportunities. The universities agreed to focus on adaptation of Chinese students to Russian higher education standards.

In the meeting Dr. Yulia Antokhina entered the governing council on a joint project concerning a double-diploma education by SUAI and ZUT. The project aims to enhance cooperation between Russian and Chinese education in three educational programs approved by the Ministry of Education of PRC.

08 September, 2021
SUAI at Webinar by Russian Ministry of Science and Higher Education

SUAI at Webinar by Russian Ministry of Science and Higher Education

September 8th, 2021 the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation and RUDN University held a webinar on Peculiarities of the new academic year when working with international students in the context of the pandemic. Education administrations, universities and other participants working with internationals students enrollment, training and residence in Russia were invited to join the Webinar. SUAIs Vice-Rector for International Affairs Konstantin Losev took part in the meeting to find out about the latest recommendations.

The organizations clarified some of the regulations on how to work with students from countries with open borders during the pandemic. The key point of the Webinar was to efficiently deal with visas and documents while informing students on measures of precautiousness.

06 September, 2021
SUAI Meets Diplomacy Representatives from Republic of Ecuador

SUAI Meets Diplomacy Representatives from Republic of Ecuador

September 2nd, 2021 SUAIs Vice-Rector for International Affairs Konstantin Losev arrived at St. Petersburgs EXPOFORUM for negotiations with the Honourary Consul of Ecuador Sergey Voronkov and the Plenipotentiary Minister of the Embassy of Ecuador Jorge Patricio Palacios.

The meeting, supported by the Russia Latin America Business Center, discussed export of education and cultural exchange between the countries. The SUAIs Vice-Rector welcomed students from Ecuador and LAC region to enter SUAI.

The participants agreed to promote growth of contacts between Russia and Ecuador in science, education and culture.

01 September, 2021
SUAI Welcomes over 2000 New Students

SUAI Welcomes over 2000 New Students

August 31, 2021 SUAI held a traditional ceremony to start the next academic year and meet freshmen. A mixed format of the event allowed the freshmen with best exam performances attend at the ceremony, while others were enjoying an online broadcast.

St. Petersburg officials and SUAIs famous graduates spoke their wishes for the students after the greeting speech by the Rector Yulia Antokhina.

The Empress Ekaterina II traditionally handed the keys of the Palace of Chesma, one of important SUAIs premises, to the newcomers. The ceremony ended in flashmobs and activities by the art studio.

30 August, 2021
SUAI Wins Medals in IX Young Professionals WorldSkills Championship

SUAI Wins Medals in IX Young Professionals WorldSkills Championship

August 29th 2021, results of the National Championship Young Professionals (WorldSkills Russia) 2021 were announced, SUAI bringing 1 gold, 1 silver and a professionalism medallion for the St. Petersburg team. SUAI received awards in Industrial Robotics, Space System Engineering and Exploitation of Unmanned Aviation Systems.

The students competed with over 1500 participants from all over Russia, thus promoting SUAIs science and education across the country. We congratulate students, their teachers and experts at the competition.

25 August, 2021
SUAI at Webinar on International Students Recruitment

SUAI at Webinar on International Students Recruitment

August 25th, 2021 the Eastern European University Association held a webinar for Russian universities to discuss opening of borders with a number of countries resulting in possibilities to enroll students. SUAI was represented by the Vice-Rector for International Affairs Konstantin Losev.

The participants discussed current pandemic situation and traveling possibilities for international students. It is important to follow the statistics regularly in order to provide students with information and assistance on moving and staying in Russia.

In the Webinar several opportunities to recruit students this year were suggested.

20 August, 2021
SUAI Wins Medals at WorldSkills Asia Friendly Skills Game

SUAI Wins Medals at WorldSkills Asia Friendly Skills Game

July 5th August 15th an international online-championship within International & Future Skills competences was held. Participants from 26 countries presented their achievements and developments.

SUAIs students competed in Corporate Protection from Information Security Inner Threats, Mobile Application Development and Machine Training and Big Data.

Anna Krylova and Oleg Lomtev won bronze medals in their competences. The medalists described experience as immense and challenging, while being happy about their contribution to such relevant fields of knowledge.

13 August, 2021
SUAI Participates in Expert Session on Cooperation in IT-Projects between Russian and Germany

SUAI Participates in Expert Session on Cooperation in IT-Projects between Russian and Germany

August 12th, 2021 Russian and German universities, research centers and businesses participated in the Expert Session on developing IT opportunities. The event was held within the round tables series Economy and Sustainable Development. SUAIs Vice-Rector for International Affairs Konstantin Losev represented SUAI at the Session.

The meeting heard discussions on cooperation in science and challenges for new joint projects. The participants talked on training experts, searching for talents and creating conditions for international contacts.

The Session resulted in the map of qualified experts and a number of solutions for technology parks, funds and banks when developing innovation fields.

06 August, 2021
Problem-oriented Webinar for SUAI and Russian Universities international Services

Problem-oriented Webinar for SUAI and Russian Universities international Services

August 6th, 2021 international departments of Russian universities listened to a webinar on instruments of international recruitment under pandemic conditions. SUAIs Vice-Rector for International Affairs Konstantin Losev took part in the event.

The webinar aimed at discussions on how to recruit students when borders are closed. The countries that traditionally send their students to study Russian educational programs are now limited in migration mechanisms. The participants tried to search for tools that would maintain the number of international candidate to Russian universities.

A large section was dedicated to cooperation between universities and recruiting agencies talking about difficulties and challenges in such partnership. The parties agreed to simplify processes to increase recruitment capacity for Russian universities.

27 July, 2021
SUAI at Regional Webinar for International Students

SUAI at Regional Webinar for International Students

July 27, 2021 Glavexpertcentre and RUDN University held a webinar on organization of educational process for international students during the pandemic.

SUAIs Vice-Rector for International Affairs Konstantin Losev participated in the event to discuss recognition of international and Russian education and organization of studies for international students.

The experts and the participants agreed about the importance of assistance to students since conditions are constantly changing in application of documents, educational process, visa issues and residence.

Creative Activities

For decades, SUAI graduates leading designers, chief engineers, heads of large industrial enterprises have been shaping the aircraft, the space and the instrumentation engineering.

- Georgy Poltavchenko

The Ex-Governor of St. Petersburg,
graduate of the SUAI Institute of Aerospace Instruments and Systems