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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01 August, 2019
SUAI received a delegation from Consulate General of State of Israel in Saint Petersburg

SUAI received a delegation from Consulate General of State of Israel in Saint Petersburg

On August 1, 2019, SUAI was visited by a delegation from the State of Israel, headed by the Consul General of Israel in Saint Petersburg Olga Slov.

SUAI has a long history of cooperation with leading universities and educational centers of the State of Israel, and the universitys educational and research leaders were pleased to deliver presentations of their institutes and centers to the Consul General Olga Slov and economic project coordinator Natalya Chernykh.

The Rector of SUAI Yulia A. Antokhina expressed a desire to strengthen cooperation with Israeli universities and educational institutions.

The parties discussed prospects of cooperation with leading universities and educational centers of the State of Israel. SUAI expressed readiness for academic exchanges and partnerships in various fields, and also invited Israeli partners to participate in annual conferences held by the university.

29 July, 2019
First International Summer School at SUAI

First International Summer School at SUAI

The International Summer School was held in SUAI from 22 to 28 July. It was attended by students from the North-Western Polytechnic University of XI'an, China, and students and teachers of SUAI.

During the work of the School, students made the presentations about their universities and traditions of their countries, listened to a number of lectures, learned about the history of Russian cosmonautics, visiting the museum of cosmonautics and rocket engineering named after V. P. Glushko, and got acquainted with the unique collection of the Central Museum of communication named after A. S. Popov. Besides of that, the students visited the Hermitage, walked around the Peter and Paul fortress, visited Peterhof and other important sites of St. Petersburg.

For Chinese students there were organized lessons of Russian language, and SUAI students had the opportunity to practice their knowledge of English and Chinese.

We would like to point out the work of our volunteers students of the Faculty of Humanities and the Institute of Entrepreneurship Technologies, who not only accompanied our guests and helped them with organizational matters, but also showed good skills of translation into English.

At the end of the Summer School, the participants were awarded certificates.

For Chinese and Russian students, this School has become a good opportunity to gain experience in international communication, and we hope that such events will contribute to the expansion of cooperation between our universities and open up new opportunities for SUAI students and staff.

12 July, 2019
Forum of Rectors of Russian and Turkish Universities

Forum of Rectors of Russian and Turkish Universities

The Rector of SUAI Yulia A. Antokhina talked at the II Forum of Rectors of Russian and Turkish Universities within the V Russian and Turkish Public Forum on July 10-13, 2019.

The Forum brought together leading universities of St. Petersburg and more than 10 Turkish universities to discuss interaction between Russia and Turkey in science, academic mobility and joint educational programs.

The Rector Yulia A. Antokhina informed the Turkish guests on SUAIs education and R&D.

With its large experience in international cooperation, SUAI could be a great partner for Turkish education.

09 July, 2019
SUAI at the 203rd Anniversary of Declaration of Independence of Argentine Republic

SUAI at the 203rd Anniversary of Declaration of Independence of Argentine Republic

July 9, 2019 the Ambassador of the Argentine Republic to the Russian Federation Mr. Ricardo E. Lagorio held the 203rd Anniversary of the Declaration of Independence of the Argentine Republic, with the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Argentina and the Russian Federation, Embassies and Consulates from Latin America and other countries. The SUAI Vice-Rector for International Affairs Konstantin V. Losev took part in the celebration to congratulate the Ambassador on successful cooperation between Russia and Argentina in science and education.

Konstantin V. Losev also talked to the Secretary for Science, Technologies and Innovations at the Embassy of Argentina Gastón Fielli to discuss progress in cooperation between Russian and Latin American education since their last meeting in summer 2018 at SUAI.

04 July, 2019
SUAIs R&D at BRAIA Scholars Workshop in Madrid

SUAIs R&D at BRAIA Scholars Workshop in Madrid

July 1-3, 2019 the Technical University of Madrid was home for the 2019 BRAIA Scholars Workshop bringing together leading universities, R&D and industry from Russia, PRC, Spain, Italy, France, Argentina, Egypt etc.

The Rector of SUAI Yulia A. Antokhina spoke on R&D by SUAIs institutes and faculties in equipped laboratories.

SUAIs administration liaised with the Universitys partners from BRAIA discussing the future agreement on cooperation between SUAI and the Technical University of Madrid (UPM).

Yulia A. Antokhina also negotiated with the Polytechnic University of Milan (POLIMI) and other BRAIA members.

11 June, 2019
SUAI Initiates Network Center on Future/Hitech Skills in St. Petersburg

SUAI Initiates Network Center on Future/Hitech Skills in St. Petersburg

June 11, 2019 SUAI organized the Round Table on Projecting the Network Center on Future/Hitech Skills in St. Petersburg.

The SUAI Rector, a member of the Organizing Committee at the WorldSkills 2022 Championship, Yulia A. Antokhina welcomed WorldSkills and higher education officials to exchange opinions and prospects of St. Petersburg Higher Education and Secondary Professional Education within WorldSkills and their contribution to the initiative.

Home for EuroSkills 2022, St. Petersburg ranked 4th in the WSR 2019 in Kazan increasing its regional position. Yulia A. Antokhina underlined the citys and SUAIs great potential to develop competences and Hitech professions through intense cooperation between education and industry.

WorldSkills officials promoted youth training since junior-skills to university-based competitions resulting in the map of competences project and the map of St. Petersburg educational resources on Future/Hitech Skills for establishment of the Network Center.

02 June, 2017

SUAI at SPIEF17 and II Interregional Forum Strengthening of the International SME Alliance between the Russian Federation and the Countries of Latin America and the Caribbean

SUAI took part in the II Interregional Forum Strengthening of the International SME Alliance between the Russian Federation and the Countries of Latin America and the Caribbean within the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum 2017 (SPIEF17) held on the premises of the St. Petersburg Expoforum.

SPIEF17 was attended by representatives of over 30 countries Trade and Economy ministers, diplomats, state export officials, big business.

Prior to the opening the St. Petersburg Vice-Governor S. Movchan had a meeting with the delegations of Latin America and the Caribbean.

In the meeting the St. Petersburg officials discussed the topical issues with delegates from Cuba, Ecuador, Honduras, El-Salvador, Guatemala, Venezuela, Suriname, Panama, Uruguay, and other.

At SPIEF17 SUAI was represented by the Vice-Rector for International Affairs K. Losev and L. Kheyfets and V. Kheyfets of the SUAI Department of International Entrepreneurship to meet, among others, E. Zhikh, the Director of Russia-Latin America Business Center and sign an Agreement on Cooperation.

The Forum ended in signing an official protocol by A. Shchetinin, the Director of Latin America Department of the RF Ministry of Foreign Affairs A. Shchetinin and Carlos Ernesto Chanduvi Suarez, Chief of Latin America and the Caribbean Division, UNIDO.

06 June, 2019
SUAI Increases Cooperation with Czech Higher Education

SUAI Increases Cooperation with Czech Higher Education

June 6, 2019 the President of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Czech Republic Jiří Nestával and The Chairman of the College of Education and Science in the Parliament of the Czech Republic Karl Rais met St. Petersburg higher education to discuss cooperation prospects.

The Head of the International Cooperation Sub-Department Yulia V. Makarova represented SUAI at the meeting to speak on SUAIs educational programs and extend cooperation with Czech universities.

Jiří Nestával and Karl Rais are very optimistic about scientific and educational potential of Russia and the Czech Republic concerning dual certification, student exchange and research.

The parties agreed to organize a workshop for Russian and Czech universities with the National Erasmus+ Office.

03 June, 2019
XXII International Conference on Wave Electronics and Infocommunication Systems Opens at SUAI

XXII International Conference on Wave Electronics and Infocommunication Systems Opens at SUAI

June 3, 2019 the XXII International Conference on Wave Electronics and Infocommunication Systems (WECONF-2019) gathered more than 250 participants from Russia and abroad at SUAI.

The Rector of SUAI Yulia A. Antokhins opened the Conference hoping to repeat the last years success, with reports in English indexed in Web of Science and Scopus. The Chair of the Organizing Committee Alexander S. Bugaev thanked the participants for their contribution into science and development of electronics.

The annual Conference will include sections on Acoustooptics, Acoustoelectronics, Methods of information management and processing, Information processing and transmission in infocommunication systems, Embedded microelectronics systems, Electromechanics and control systems.

In the Conference young scholars will traditionally present their reports within the sections and the Round table on Acoustoelectronics and acoustooptics: problems, prospects and applications.

31 May, 2019
Zhongyuan University of Technology Visits SUAI

Zhongyuan University of Technology Visits SUAI

May 31, 2019 SUAI welcomed a delegation from Zhongyuan University of Technology (PRC), headed by the Vice-Rector Mr. Sun Bin.

The SUAI Rector Yulia A. Antokhina opened the negotiations, with the SUAIs Vice-Rector for International Affairs Konstantin V. Losev sharing the Universitys experience in international cooperation, focusing on networking, joint educational programs and R&D, academic mobility, forums, conferences, seminars etc.

The parties talked on joint projects between universities and industry based on professional-oriented technical education.

The negotiations promoted student and staff mobility and cooperation in R&D resulting in better understanding between Russian and Chinese education.

23 May, 2019
Indiana State University Awards SUAI Students with Certificates

Indiana State University Awards SUAI Students with Certificates

Since 2005 Professor Gerald Cockrell from Indiana State University (ISU) has organized the Workshop on Practical Project Management: learning to manage the professional within the agreement on cooperation between SUAI and ISU.

Undergraduate and postgraduate students with SUAIs faculty participated in the Workshop to be awarded with the ISU certificate. The Rector Yulia A. Antokhina, the Vice-Rector for Educational Work Victor M. Boer and the Director of the Institute of Entrepreneurship Technologies Arthur S. Budagov attended the ceremony to join the students, grateful to Professor Gerald Cockrell for the Workshop and cooperation.

16 May, 2019
SUAIs Stand at Educational Exhibition in Beijing

SUAIs Stand at Educational Exhibition in Beijing

May 16, 2019 Beihang University (BUAA) organized the International Educational Exhibition within the Global Partnership Week 2019 to promote student exchange with its international partners.

The Exhibition brought together more than 30 worlds leading technical universities to present their educational programs.

The SUAIs Vice-Rector for international Affairs attended the SUAIs stand at BUAA to meet SUAIs students currently studying in China. The students talked on their international experience and spread leaflets on educational programs at SUAI.

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