International Networks and Alliances

SPbPU is a member of the following international organizations and associations:

International Associations:

  • IAU: International Association of Universities;
    Subject: International co-operation of universities for education and scientific development.  
  • EAIE: European Association for International Education;
  • European University Associations;
  • NAFSA: Association of International Educators (Originally, National Association of Foreign Student Advisers).

University Associations

  • Association of universities of Baltic Sea countries ‘Baltic University Programme’ (BUP);
  • Association of Sino-Russian Technical Universities (ASRTU);
  • Cooperation Platform of Metropolitan Technical Universities of Central and Eastern Europe;
  • Association WC2 (World Cities World Сlass Universities Network);
  • European Association Top Industrial Managers for Europe (T.I.M.E.);
  • Hewlett-Packard Open View University Association
    Subject: Quality control for information transmission at computer networks.

Research associations and scientific networks

  • Association PMUni (Project Management University);
  • European Consortium for Mathematics in Industry (ECMI);
  • European Research Center for Information Systems (ERCIS);
  • European Science and Education Fellowship (ESEF);
  • International Association of Universities and Colleges of Art, Design and Media CUMULUS;
  • FuseNet Association;
  • Russian-Speaking Academic Science Association (RASA);
  • IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.) More than 15 scientists represent the SPbPU in the follow -Divisions of IEEE Society:
    • Circuits and Systems Society;
    • Telecommunication Society;
    • Microwave Theory and Technique Society;
    • Informatics Society;
    • Power Engineering Society;
    • Dielectric Materials Society.
  • Also University contributes to work of world leading organizations in the spheres of hydraulics (MAGI), Electric Networks (SIGRE) and Dam Engineering (SIGB).
  • Polytechnic University has an important role in International Institute of Welding, International Organization of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, International Organization of Automotive Management and International Power Academy.
  • International Association of Libraries
  • SPACE – European Network for Business Studies and Languages
  • International Organization for Educational Equipment
  • CoLoS - Conceptual Learning of Science, International University Association Since 1995 SPbPU is associated member.
    Subject: using of modern information technologies and computational simulation and modeling for complex systems study.
  • NDLTD (Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations), International Cooperation of Libraries.
    Subject: library network and information technologies for electronic copies of theses and dissertations exchange.
  • Russian Library Institutions, Library co-operation at St. Petersburg and Russia.
    Subject: library network, exchange of libraries stocks, information technologies and access. SPbSPU in the person of Fundamental Library of SPbSPU is a full member of:Russian Libraries Association;Association of the Regional Library Consortiums;Saint Petersburg Library Society;
  • International Association of Russian Language and Literature Teachers.
    Subject: teaching of Russian language and literature for foreign students.
  • International Saint Petersburg Consortium of Universities
    Subject: International co-operation of universities from different countries (8 universities from USA, 2 universities from Finland, 1 university from Sweden, 1 university from UK, 1 university from Russia).

Interaction with organizations for international academic cooperation