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Nuclear Engineering, Short Course

  • Application Deadline
  • 21 days


The Nuclear Engineering programme offered at Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPbPU) provides the unique opportunity to attend intensive academic program, which is composed of different lectures in nuclear engineering with experience from professors of European countries, with different opinions and approach. All studies are developed accordingly to the European requirements and can be recognized as a period abroad.

Skills and competence to be acquired by students
  • during three weeks students get practical skills in modeling of different modes of nuclear power plant (will be used specialized software); 
  • open lectures on the base of our industrial partner Rosenergoatom, the branch of "Leningrad Nuclear Power Plant" / State Atomic Corporation “Rosatom” / Central Institute for Advanced Studies of State Atomic Corporation “Rosatom”
  • deep knowledge in nuclear engineering, technologies, legislation, and innovations in Russian Federation and abroad
The cultural program includes:
  • Boat city tour for students to get acquainted with the beauty of the city;
  • Excursion to the Hermitage, one of the world’s largest and oldest museums of fine art;
  • Trip to Peterhof, world famous for its fountains;
  • Picnic at the seashore of the Gulf of Finland where students can enjoy Russian style barbecue;
  • Excursion to beautiful suburbs near St. Petersburg with the palaces' visit. Pushkin / Pavlovsk / Oranienbaum;
  • Closing Ceremony in art space.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: Deadline for registration:
    • For EU students: July, 03 
    • For RUS students / who don’t need visa: July, 17 
    • For the rest: June, 01
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 21 days
    • Duration description

      2 or 3 weeks of studies + 1 week of cultural activities

  • Credits
    5 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Nuclear power engineering

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

Specialized background in Nuclear Engineering. Good command of English. All classes and out-of-class activities are conducted in English. Knowledge of the Russian language is not required. Applicants are expected to have at least 2 year of University level studies.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    571 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 571 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 21 days.
  • National Applies to you

    571 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 571 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 21 days.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Participation fee: 40.000 / 50.000 rubles for 2 / 3 weeks. Participation fee includes tuition fee, study materials, visits to companies and cultural program.

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.


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