12 months
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270 EUR/year
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About

Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion from Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPbPU) is suitable as the first plasma physics course or an add-on course for senior undergraduate students and graduate students.

Overview

Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion from Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPbPU) aims to present the fundamentals of plasma physics particularly highlighting high-temperature plasma physics and its applications to controlled fusion. The course begins with an overview of plasma phenomena and their applications. The lectures cover Coulomb collisions, single particle motion in magnetic field, magnetic traps, principles of controlled fusion, plasma heating and diagnostics.  

Students at Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion from Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPbPU)  will:

  • acquire and consolidate skills and competence
  • have study visits to a tokamak laboratory and a laboratory for plasma technologies.

Programme Structure

The cultural program includes:

  • Excursion to the Hermitage, one of the world’s largest and oldest museums of fine art;
  • Pub Quiz;
  • Excursion to the Kunstkamera museum, a cabinet of curiosity;
  • Field trip to the “Baltika” Brewery/"Coca-Cola" factory where students can learn about the construction and logistic peculiarities of the plant;
  • Full-day Wintry Event with sleigh riding and skating (optional for extra price).

Lecturers

  • P.R. Goncharov, Ph.D., Polytech, Russia

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

4 ECTS

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Knowledge of Calculus and General Physics corresponding to the first two years of a Bachelor's degree program in physics, mathematics, technology etc; 
  • Good command of English. All classes and extracurricular activities are conducted in English. Knowledge of the Russian language is not required; 
  • Applicants are expected to have at least 1 year of University level studies.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    270 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 270 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    270 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 270 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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