International Polytechnic Winter School 2022
Enjoy your unforgettable winter holidays with us!
Come, learn, and explore one of the most beautiful cities of Russia in wintertime: exciting cultural and social life, picturesque surroundings, and suburbs. St. Petersburg is a true entertaining cosmopolitan with a large cultural contribution. Here you may enjoy an enormous amount of popular cultural places to see since our city is on the UNESCO world heritage list. Besides you may explore opera, ballet, and classical music programs performed at a high level of proficiency and try out St. Petersburg nightlife at cafes, bars, discos, and lovely venues to walk and feel the romantic spirit of the snowy city.
Option 1 - online.
Option 2 - hybrid. Russia resumed international air and railway service with the countries listed here.
Therefore, a hybrid format of winter school is offered to students holding citizenship of the states mentioned in the list – they can join any online winter/interseasonal course for (avg) 135 euro per week (+4000 Rub for reg. fee) but come to St. Petersburg to take touristic advantages for the duration of the program and attend online classes at their dormitory/hostel.
*The list is regularly updated according to the amending documents of the decree of the Government of the Russian Federation dated 16.03.2020 №635-r.
Option 3 – tailor-made. We may also arrange a tailor-made on-campus program for a group of minimum 10 students holding nationality of the countries Russia resumed international air and railway service with.
- If you take 2 programs in one season you get a 10% discount per each course;
- If you take 3 or more programs in one season you get a 15% discount per each course;
- If you are an alumni of any previous course in the last 5 years you get a 10% discount for any winter/interseasonal program;
- If you are an SPbPU student you get a 20% discount for any winter/interseasonal course;
- If you are a student of any other Russian university you get a 15% discount for any winter/interseasonal program.
International Polytechnic Summer & Winter Schools portal is launched. Apply with our online admission system here.
|Name of the field / program||ECTS credits||Dates|
ENGINEERING AND NATURAL SCIENCES (ENS)
|The IoT Physical Layer: Design and Implementation||4.0||Nov 22 - Dec 3, 2021|
|Space Technologies: fundamentals||4.0||Jan 17 - Jan 28, 2022|
|Digital Engineering in Micro- and Nanoelectronics||4.0||Jan 17 - Jan 28, 2022|
|Bioengineering (Polytech - LUH)||4.0||Jan 17 - Jan 28, 2022|
INFORMATION AND DIGITAL TECHNOLOGIES (IDT)
|Artificial Intelligence for All||2.0||Nov 15 - Nov 19, 2021|
|Machine Learning: Theory and Application||4.0||Jan 17 - Jan 28, 2022|
|Big Data: Theory and Application||4.0||Jan 17 - Jan 28, 2022|
|Smart Manufacturing and Digital Future||4.0||Jan 17 - Jan 28, 2022|
|Data Analytics||4.0||Apr 18 - Apr 29, 2022|
CIVIL ENGINEERING (CE)
|Civil Engineering||4.0||Jan 17 - Jan 28, 2022|
ENERGY TECHNOLOGY (ET)
|Nuclear Engineering||4.0||Jan 17 - Jan 28, 2022|
|Turbomachinery||4.0||Jan 17 - Jan 28, 2022|
|Electrical Engineering||4.0||Jan 17 - Jan 28, 2022|
|Oil & Gas in Energy Industry||4.0||Jan 17 - Jan 28, 2022|
|Digitalization in the Energy Industry||4.0||Jan 17 - Jan 28, 2022|
|Power Electronics||4.0||Jan 17 - Jan 28, 2022|
|Renewable Energy||4.0||Jan 17 - Jan 28, 2022|
|Energy Efficiency and Sustainable Development||4.0||Jan 17 - Jan 28, 2022|
ECONOMICS AND MANAGEMENT (EM)
|HR Analytics and Human Capital Development||4.0||Jan 17 - Jan 28, 2022|
|Project management for sustainable development||4.0||Jan 17 - Jan 28, 2022|
|Quantitative Finance: Financial markets||4.0||Jan 17 - Jan 29, 2022|
ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND BUSINESS IN DIGITAL WORLD (BASED ON REAL BUSINESS CASES)
|Doing Business in Russia||4.0||Jan 17 - Jan 28, 2022|
|Cross-cultural School on Entrepreneurship and Marketing||4.0||Jan 24 - Feb 4, 2022|
|Entrepreneurship Tech||4.0||Feb 7 - Feb 18, 2022|
|Supply Chain Strategy Development and Deployment||4.0||Feb 28 - Mar 12, 2022|
|Global Entrepreneurship||4.0||Apr 18 - Apr 29, 2022|
RUSSIAN STUDIES (RS)
|Intensive Russian Language & Culture||4.0||Jan 17 - Jan 28, 2022|
Outstanding professors will challenge you to explore the theme and increase your knowledge of the subject. Study methods emphasize student’s active participation and involvement. Case studies, group discussions and field trips are an integral part of the learning process in addition to lectures.
All the modules are developed according to the European requirements and can be recognized as a period abroad. Upon successful completion of the course students receive SPbPU certificate with courses, ECTS credits and grades specification.
Friendly managers and experienced English-speaking tutors will make the stay of winter school students comfortable, pleasant and safe and will help them to settle in and explore St. Petersburg.
Winter School is held in the best time of local winter - fabulous snowy streets, roofs and trees will make you feel a truly fairytale mood. Besides St. Petersburg is considered to be one of the world’s most beautiful cities and has everything for the unforgettable travel experience: marvelous sights, rich cultural traditions, eventful nightlife.
With our friendly community you may explore fantastic on-campus life and everyday outside activities! The university’s campus is located between 4 metro stations, and all of them are 15-20 minutes far from the city center.
All our guests are offered with double or triple accommodation in an apartment with shared facilities and a kitchen in the comfortable student dormitory. All the apartments are equipped with a bed, bedside table, desk, chairs, wardrobe, curtains, and bed clothes. There are also limited free wi-fi zones in the dormitory lobbies.
The following catering options are available:
- Self-catering in the student canteen on campus;
- ordering meals in the IIEP (SPbPU Institute of International Educational Programs) student canteen (at the preliminary request).
We offer our students not only excursions to St. Petersburg most famous palaces, monuments and museums, but also a number of field trips to the leading international factories and enterprises.
Individual students are required to send their applications to the module coordinator via e-mail.
- Students under 18 can be admitted to the program only in case they come in group with a teacher or supervisor. Students over 18 can be admitted either in group or individually.
- Previous educational background depends on the program.
- Completed online application form (to be requested from coordinator);
- Scanned copy of international passport (for non-EU citizens passport should be valid for more than 18 months after the program beginning date);
- Jpeg photo, passport size.
Don’t miss your chance and get the most of your winter holidays!
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