International Facts

Number of Agreements with Partner Universities by Location

Australia and Oceania 3
Asia 101
America 27
Africa 6
Europe 283
Total: 420
including strategic partners 13

International Students, Faculty and International Programs (main curriculum)

Total number of international students 4995
Number of international students enrolled on main curriculum programmes 2931
Number of international students on supplementary educational programmes 2064
Total number of international faculty 202

International Faculty

2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Number of International Faculty 18 25 77 148 202
Ratio to the Total Number of Faculty 0,7% 1,1% 2,9% 5,9% 7,3%

International Programs (main curriculum)

Bachelor programmes taught in English  1
Master’s Degree Programs taught in English 20
Double Degree Programs 29
Supplementary International Educational Programs taught in foreign languages (International Semester, Summer Schools) 52
International Students Mobility (inbound/outbound) 636/1067
Number of International Students’ Countries 107

Universities – SPbPU strategic partners

1 Tsinghua University P. R. China QS 24
2 Zhejiang University P. R. China QS 110
3 The Hong Kong Polytechnic University P. R. China QS 111
4 Technische Universität Berlin Germany QS 164
5 Politecnico di Milano Italy QS 183
6 University of Stuttgart Germany QS 263
7 City, University of London United Kingdom QS 314
8 Leibniz Universität Hannover Germany QS 400
9 Universitat Politècnica de València Spain QS 431
10 Lappeenranta University of Technology Finland QS 471-480
11 Graz University of Technology Austria THE 351-400
12 Russian-Belarusian University Belarus SPbPU – coordinator
13 Russian-Armenian (Slavonic) University Armenia SPbPU – coordinator

External Economic Activity and International Scientific Collaboration

The Number of Foreign Partner Companies 86 companies
including strategic partners 20 companies: Schneider Electric, AIRBUS, UNIQUESOFT, LLC, Boeing Company, BOSCH, Schlumberger Research and Development Inc. , National Instruments Ltd. , INTEL Corp. , General Motors Corporation, ЕМС Corporation (ЕМС2) , Autodesk, FMC Kongsberg Subsea AS, Small and medium Business Corporation (SBC) , LG Electronics Inc. , TSE Technlology Co., Ltd. , Electrolux Home Products Italy S.p.a. , XILINX, EMC Corp. , SAP AG
The Number of Structures Created Jointly with Foreign Partners (specialized scientific, educational, technological and research centers, and research laboratories) 34
including International research and education centers (ISEC) 19
Funding research and project activities (income from foreign sources for 2014) Over 60 million rubles