Petroleum High School – Almetyevsk State Oil Institute

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ASOI is the only multidisciplinary technical higher education institution in the Southeast of Tatarstan that trains specialists for the oil and gas industry of Tatarstan, Russia, and other countries.

ASOI is located directly in the area of oilfield development. This ensures close integration with production and key partners, allows the university to successfully perform the task of providing enterprises with highly qualified engineers.

ASOI graduates are in demand in every corner of Russia and abroad.

Fields of study

  • Automation of Technological Processes and Production
  • Business Informatics
  • Geology, Exploration and Development of Mineral Resources
  • Engineering and Technological Support of Machine-Building Production
  • Management
  • Oil and Gas Engineering
  • Software Engineering
  • Technological Machines and Equipment
  • Technosphere Safety
  • Control in Engineering Systems
  • Economics
  • Electric Power Supply
  • Electric Power Engineering and Electrical Engineering

By order of the largest enterprises in the republic, the institute launched new unique majors within Master's programs:

  • Artificial Intelligence in Bioengineering Systems
  • Intelligent Control, Protection and Diagnostics Tools and Systems for Electric Power Systems
  • Digital Operation Technology and Diagnostics of Oil and Gas Facilities


65-75% of graduates every year start their career at Tatarstan enterprises such as Tatneft, Gazprom Transgaz Kazan, the ALNAS plant, service companies.

15-20% of graduates find employment at oil and gas enterprises outside Tatarstan in over 25 regions of Russia.

10% of graduates pursue their Master's and PhD degrees.


  • The petroleum capital of Tatarstan. The fourth place in Tatarstan in terms of population
  • The multicultural environment: mosques and churches
  • Plenty of sights, including museums, theaters, cultural centers, parks
  • The sport environment: Olympic-size swimming pools, ice palaces, and the mountain ski resort 10 km from the city
  • The cycling capital of Russia: unique cycling transport infrastructure

ASOI campus

It is one of the best campuses in Russia. It is the embodiment of synergy of university, sectoral and academic science. The campus is located in the production and innovation center, and it has incorporated the best international campus practices:

  • Laboratory research building fitted with required top-class equipment
  • Modern gym on campus
  • 712 places in two dormitories
  • Two-person student rooms have everything you need for comfortable living
  • Each block has a kitchen equipped with a microwave oven, a kettle, a multicooker
  • Separate shower rooms, private laundry rooms, a buffet
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