• Application Deadline
  • 14 days


Students will learn whether the focused control of these complex physical and chemical processes is possible or cooking is the high art of avant-garde gastronomy though.

During the Molecular Gastronomy course from Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPbPU) students are engaged with interactive lectures and training cooking classes with tasting sessions. These classes are designed to provide students with the new skills of cooking popular dishes of traditional and modern Russian cuisine.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: Early bird deadline: March 25

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 14 days
  • Credits
    4 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

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.
  • Pub Quiz in the city center of St. Petersburg.
  • Visit to the “Baltika” Brewery/"Coca-Cola" factory where students can learn about the construction and logistic peculiarities of the plant.
  • Picnic at the seashore of the Gulf of Finland where students can enjoy Russian style barbecue (optional, for extra price).
  • Excursion to Pushkin, former tzar summer residence famous for its palace and park ensemble. Students will visit the outstanding Catherine Palace with glorious Amber room (optional, for extra price).
  • Excursion to Peterhof palace-ensemble with picturesque gardens, a countless number of fountains and giant golden statues (optional, for extra price).


  • Dr of Science Yulia Bazarnova,
  • PhD Svetlana Eliseeva,
  • PhD Nadezhda Zhilinskaya,
  • Kirill Klukvin (Chef)


  • Dr of Science Yulia Bazarnova
  • PhD Svetlana Eliseeva
  • PhD Nadezhda Zhilinskaya 
  • Kirill Klukvin (Chef)

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

  • Good command of English. All classes and extracurricular activities are conducted in English.
  • Applicants are expected to have at least 2 year of University level studies.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    540 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 540 USD for the full programme and a duration of 14 days.
  • National Applies to you

    540 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 540 USD for the full programme and a duration of 14 days.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

  • Early bird fee: 510 euro
  • Regular fee: 540 euro
  • 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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