Department of “Technology of Machine Building”

Bachelor’s programme

Master’s programme

Postgraduate programme


MOISEEV,Vasiliy Borisovich

Head of the Department



HEI’s image. PenzSTU is one of the leading technical HEIs of the region which successfully cooperates with the companies of the Penza Region and Russia in training of specialists for machine building industry. The University also takes an active part in the development and implementation of high-tech products and up-to-date technologies.

Programme presentation. Highly qualified specialists with good design and techno-logical skills, which ensure effective manufacturing and outputting global competitive products, form the basis of the Russian engineering staff and are the “gold reserve” of the industry.

The education and training of specialists provided by PenzSTU is carried out in the specialization “Technology of Machine Building”. Material and technical facilities (laboratories and a shops) using IT and cooperation with the leading employers allowed the University to enter the major league of the Russian HEIs in machine building in the category “Competitiveness Graduates”.

Teaching staff. For the last 50 years the Department has formed a highly professional teaching staff: more than 70% of teachers have academic degrees and titles. The scientific school of the Department does research in the sphere of automation of technological processing and assembling of machine building products. The teachers have defended three Doctoral and many Candidate theses in this area, have obtained dozens of patents for inventions and industrial samples and have published hundreds of research papers.

Competitiveness of students. Every year students show high results at research conferences and Olympiads, become laureates of the prizes of the RF Government and President and take part in foreign internships.

Senior students have the opportunity for employing in their specialty field at leading companies. Harmonious combination of theoretical training and practice allows young specialists to adapt easily to the production work and provides fast career development. After graduation, 100% of graduates find jobs in their specialty field.

Interaction with employers. Almost all city companies are partners of the Department, including “PO Start named after M.V. Protsenko”, JSC “PenzTyazhPromArmatura”, JSC “RadioZavod”, JSC “ElektroPribor”, etc.