Electric Power Engineering and Electrical Engineering in Saint-Petersburg State University of Aerospace Instrumentation

Bachelor’s program, Master’s program


Institute of Innovative Technologies in Electromechanics and Robotics



Deputy Director of the Institute


Tel. +7 812 494-70-30

E-mail: ssv@guap.ru 


Awards and achievements. The program successfully underwent state accreditation in 2018 and professional-public accreditation carried out by the Leningrad Regional Chamber of Commerce and Industry in 2020. Students win electric power engineering competitions: the open contest of TGС-1 PJSC for the best graduation project of university students in the Northwestern Federal District; the exhibition of graduation projects done by order of the Saint-Petersburg Government "Students for the City."

Teaching staff. Training is provided by 48 teachers, including 23 Candidates of Sciences and nine Doctors of Sciences. Three teachers got the Saint-Petersburg Government Award for Academic Activities. There is a research and education center that comprises the SUAI research institute of innovative technologies in electromechanics and power engineering and the center nanomaterials and superconductivity center.

Facilities and resources. State-of-the-art research and technology and laboratory equipment: electric power supply systems; electrical machines; electrical apparatuses; relay protection and automatic equipment; renewable energy sources; special complex electromechanical systems; electric drive; converter equipment and power electronics.

Research. Cyber physical systems in electric power engineering. Artificial intelligence technologies in electric power engineering. Virtual and augmented reality technologies in power engineering.

Education. The educational process model is based on the combined use of technologies of digital power engineering, electric power engineering sharing, artificial intelligence, 3D modeling, virtual and augmented reality in the concept of learning factories of the future, allowing for individual learning paths with direct engagement of students in Future Skills movement, practice-oriented training being immediately supported by industrial and technology partners.

Strategic partners. Joint Stock Company Power machines – ZTL, LMZ, Electrosila, Energomachexport; Rosseti Lenenergo, Gazprom Neft, Research and Production Enterprise Mars-Energo.

International projects and programs. Teachers and students take an active part in events held by the International Society of Automation (ISA), in the International Conference on Electromechanics and Robotics "Zavalishin’s Readings."

Competitive advantages. The program is supported by specialized laboratories of SUAI Engineering School: the SUAI-Power Machines student design office, the electric power engineering laboratory. Students can take part in the Power Engineering Club activities with immediate support from Gazprom Neft.

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