Saint Petersburg State Institute of Technology (Technical University)

Saint Petersburg
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staff members
students and PhD students from the CIS countries and other countries

SPSIT(TU) is a leading Russian university in chemistry, chemical engineering, biotechnology, nanotechnology, mechanics, information technologies, management and economics.


The Institute of Technology employs researchers famous for their achievements in various areas of chemistry, chemical engineering and technology.

  • 4 laureates of the USSR State Awards and the Russian Government Awards in Science and Technology
  • 15 Academicians and Corresponding Members of Russian and international academies
  • 7 Honored Workers of Science and Technology of Russia
  • 5 Honored Workers of Higher Education of the Russian Federation
  • 35 Honored Workers of Higher Professional Education of Russia
  • 7 Honored Educators of Russia

The outstanding Russian chemist Dmitri Mendeleev taught at the Department of Chemistry for many years. It is here that he discovered the Periodic Law.

Developments for high-tech industries

  • Rocket and space technology
  • Information science
  • Materials sciences
  • Functional materials
  • Medicine
  • Healthcare
  • Human life support and environmental protection
  • Industrial and engineering safety
  • Energy conservation
  • Chemical engineering and biotechnology
  • Nanotechnologies
  • Petrochemistry and oil refining
  • Software products for industrial processes
  • Control and automation facilities
  • Equipment for complex chemical engineering systems
Saint Petersburg State Institute of Technology (Technical University) in the HED magazine
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