The International Business Semester program offered by Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPbPU) is integrated in educational process, developed according the European requirements and can be recognized as a semester abroad.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 4 months
    • Duration description
      18 weeks
  • Credits
    30 ECTS
    per semester
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

  • Training methods: lectures, case studies, field trips, company visits, and group discussions
  • Program scheme: Compulsory courses + Elective courses + Interdisciplinary project


  • undergraduate international and Russian students - at least two years of Bachelor’s degree studies, with good command of English


SPbPU Professors and highly qualified experts from consulting companies.

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

Entry requirements:

    • transcript of records 
    • copy of international passport (for visa arrangements)

    Application package includes

    • filled in application form
    • transcript of records
    • copy of international passport (for visa arrangements)
    • jpeg photo 3*4

    Living costs for Saint Petersburg

    • 34733 - 58700 RUB/month
      Living Costs

    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


    Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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