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19 February

International winter school arranged at UiT  the Arctic University of Norway

International winter school arranged at UiT the Arctic University of Norway

January 21-27 a group of students and teachers from Murmansk State Technical University visited UiT the Arctic University of Norway: they participated in the International winter school Numerical methods of data presentation and analysis for engineering students and early career researchers


11 January

Murmansk State Technical University celebrates 67 years

Murmansk State Technical University celebrates 67 years

On 11 January 2017 Murmansk State Technical University celebrates 67 years. Today university is a big scientific and educational centre on the Kola Peninsula and in the North West region of Russia


25 July

Teachers from Lapland University of Applied Sciences have given lectures to MSTU students

Teachers from Lapland University of Applied Sciences have given lectures to MSTU students

On April 12-14 2016 MSTU Marine Institute students of the specialization fields Computer Science and Engineering, Information Systems and Technologies, Applied Information Science had a course of lectures in English. The lectures Wordpress content management system for making webpages and Trends in digital marketing and e-commerce were presented by the teachers from Lapland University of Applied Sciences (Tornio, Finland) Mr. Mika Saloheimo and Ms. Liisa Koivisto


12 May

More than 60 famous Russian scientists became authors of scientific journal The news of MSTU

More than 60 famous Russian scientists became authors of scientific journal The news of MSTU

On 12 May 2016, a delegation of Norwegian Consulate General in Murmansk, Russia, visited Murmansk State Technical University. The director of the Institute for Research, Innovation and Technologies, editor-in-chief of the scientific journal MSTU's News Andrey Khibitkin had invited Norwegian colleagues to cooperate with the Russian side in scientific publications


1 May

Russian Scientists and Students Learned About Norwegian aquaculture

Russian Scientists and Students Learned About Norwegian aquaculture

Cooperation Programme in Fisheries and Marine Sciences CPRU-2011/10111 was held in Tromsø from 26 to 30 April 2016


12 April

Norwegian researchers visited MSTU

Norwegian researchers visited MSTU

On 12 April 2016 a seminar on issues connected with food processing technologies was organized by the lecturers from Norwegian Institute of Science and Technologies (Trondheim, Norway)


18 March

Universitys Literary Union Participates in the Contest

Universitys Literary Union Participates in the Contest

On 16 March 2016 students and cadets who represents MSTU's Literary Society held a meeting at Department 6 of Murmansk Central childrens and young people's library


8 February

First MSTU Mobility Teacher Returned from Norway

First MSTU Mobility Teacher Returned from Norway

February 1-5, 2016 Saida Ibatullina, director of MSTU preparatory Department, visited the University of Tromsø the Arctic University of Norway (campus Alta) within the academic mobility grant from Barents Plus regional mobility programme


25 November

MSTU and Lapland University of Applied Sciences discussed cooperation possibilities

MSTU and Lapland University of Applied Sciences discussed cooperation possibilities

A large delegation from Lapland University of Applied Sciences (Rovaniemi, Finland) made the initial visit to MSTU


20 November

The benefits of soft power were discussed at MSTU

The benefits of soft power were discussed at MSTU

MSTU Department of International Relations and Communication held the debate club discussion University Education as Soft Power within the 65th anniversary celebration


19 November

Israel MSTU: mutual interest

The first vice-rector of MSTU Lyudmila Gerashchenko welcomed the delegation headed by the General Consul of Israel Michael Lotem. She acquainted guests with priorities of our University and with plans for the future prospects


17 November

MSTU: Dutch visiting resultoholics

MSTU: Dutch visiting resultoholics

MSTU was visited by a representative delegation of the Netherlands headed by the Consul General in St. Petersburg Mr. Hans Wesseling


MSTU Students Suggested to Study in Holland

MSTU Students Suggested to Study in Holland

November 17 during the visit to Murmansk State Technical University Consul General of the Netherlands in St. Petersburg, Mr. Hans Wesseling held a meeting with students of the Dutch delegation and informed them about the possibilities of higher education in the country of tulips


24 August

The talented youth of Murmansk area can apply for grants of the President of Russia

The talented youth of Murmansk area can apply for grants of the President of Russia

The Federal Ministry of Education and Science implements the project Grants of the President of the Russian Federation the persons who have shown inclination towards technical and humanitarian work, inventiveness, received the training in the educational organization of higher education for the first time in 2015


12 August

Staff Exchange Made Great Impression and Brought Promising Results

Staff Exchange Made Great Impression and Brought Promising Results

August 6-11 2015 the Head of International Cooperation Department Natalia Anikeeva had internship on Spitzbergen within the grant by Barents Plus regional scholarship programme


10 August

August 2-8 Business Practice in Norway  2015 was held at the University of Nordland in Bodo

August 2-8 Business Practice in Norway 2015 was held at the University of Nordland in Bodo

One week Masters course is an annual meeting for students from Russia and Ukraine at the University of Nordland, Bodø. This time 34 guests from Murmansk, Arkhangelsk, Saint-Petersburg and Kiev participated. MSTU was represented by 6 students and a coordinator from International Cooperation Department


28 July

Article by research team of international project published in most cited journal

Article by research team of international project published in most cited journal

Today the article written by MSTU academic staff in collaboration with American partners has been published in the journal Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics. The article is devoted to the research results conducted within the international project Arctic Black Carbon: Reduction of Black Carbon from Diesel Sources


2 June

MSTU Observer of Norwegian-Russian Exercises Barents 2015

MSTU Observer of Norwegian-Russian Exercises Barents 2015

In early June Russian-Norwegian exercises of oil spill response and rescue at sea Barents 2015 in the Barents Sea were held


15 May

Attention students! The competition for participation in the International School Fisheries management in the Barents Region is announced

Attention students! The competition for participation in the International School Fisheries management in the Barents Region is announced

The International School is co-organized by MSTU and the University of Tromso The Arctic University of Norway with financial support from the Norwegian Barents Secretariat for the fifth year in a row. The school is traditionally held at the beginning of the school year (September-October)


23 April

Extension of the application deadline for annual contest among students of German and Russian universities Young Vision Award

Companies Gazprom E.P. International B.V. and Wintershall Russland GmbH would like to inform you about the extension of the application deadline for annual contest among students of German and Russian universities Young Vision Award in response to numerous requests


22 April

MSTU students will go through English language testing in autumn semester

MSTU students will go through English language testing in autumn semester

April 21, 2015 a methodological seminar on testing students and teachers in English was held at MSTU. The results of this testing will show the EF EPI index and what rating place MSTU takes in the complex world ranking of English proficiency among the adult population


16 April

Welcome to Barents Reunion!

Welcome to Barents Reunion!

The 8th edition of Barents Reunion will be held in HaparandaTornio 9-10 June, 2015. The theme for the 2015 convention is Inspiration and Meetings for the People of Barents


13 April

MSTU students were told how to get education in Sweden

MSTU students were told how to get education in Sweden

Within the framework of the Barents Bird international festival Louise Morsing, consul of Sweden in St. Petersburg on culture, information, education and science, arrived at MSTU. She came not only to learn about the Kola region, it is her first time in the Murmansk region, but to meet students as well


9 April

MARPART-SEBS: maritime preparedness partnership and search and rescue in the High North

MARPART-SEBS: maritime preparedness partnership and search and rescue in the High North

Joint MARPART-SEBS conference on maritime preparedness partnership and search and rescue in the High North was held at the AZIMUT HOTEL, April 9


2 April

MSTU invites to participate in Global Education Program (GEP)

GEP is a federal educational grant program which allows you to carry out innovative cutting edge research at the one of the top 150 universities of the world


An opportunity for students to participate in a one-week study program in August 17 -22, 2015

UArctic and the Korea Maritime Institute (KMI) are pleased to announce an opportunity for students from UArctic member institutions to participate in a pilot of the Arctic Academy in Korea a one-week study program in August 17 -22, 2015 at KMI together with students from Korean universities


26 March

The representative of Wintershall Russland GmbH visited MSTU March 26, 2015

The representative of Wintershall Russland GmbH visited MSTU March 26, 2015

Julia Lebedeva, representative of Wintershall Russland GmbH, visited MSTU March 26 2015


18 March

Students of the Faculty of Arctic Technologies will meet with a representative of the company Wintershall Russland GmbH

Students of the Faculty of Arctic Technologies will meet a Wintershall Russland GmbH representative Julia Lebedeva who will tell MSTU students about an international competition


13 March

Summer school 2015: Arctic Ocean Governance as a Multifunctional Challenge

Application is now open for the interdisciplinary PhD and Post-Doc summer school 2015: Arctic Ocean Governance as a Multifunctional Challenge, which will run 2-9 August in Longyearbyen


11 March

Don't miss your chance to apply for a grant for training or internship in the USA!

Don't miss your chance to apply for a grant for training or internship in the USA!

More than a thousand Russian scientists, students and teachers have already received the Fulbright grant. And you have a chance!


3 March

The Association of Polar Young Scientists of Murmansk region held a meeting

The Association of Polar Young Scientists of Murmansk region held a meeting

On March 2 the Association of Polar Young Scientists of Murmansk region held meeting of the board in Murmansk


2 March

The mayor of the French city Brest visited MSTU

The mayor of the French city Brest visited MSTU

Mr. François Kuilyandre visited Murmansk to establish international cooperation with the city administration, as well as to invite the barque Sedov to take part in an international festival which takes place every 4 years in Brest. That is why the French side is very interested to see our tall-ship Sedov in its waters


26 February

MSTU rector Sergey Agarkov celebrates today his 50th anniversary

MSTU rector Sergey Agarkov celebrates today his 50th anniversary

MSTU's rector Sergey Agarkov celebrates today his 50th anniversary


MSTU holds Murmansk Energy Efficiency Festival

MSTU holds Murmansk Energy Efficiency Festival

On 25-26 February 2015 MSTU holds Murmansk Energy Efficiency Festival. The festival is organized by joint efforts of MSTU, Lapland University of Applied Sciences (Finland), Narvik University College (Norway)


20 February

MSTU's student Alexei Petukhov won 2015 FIS Nordic World Ski Championship's silver medal

MSTU's student Alexei Petukhov won 2015 FIS Nordic World Ski Championship's silver medal

MSTU student Alexei Petukhov won 2015 FIS Nordic World Ski Championship's silver medal


19 February

MSTU will develop partnership with Nortrain  Norwegian Drilling Academy

MSTU will develop partnership with Nortrain Norwegian Drilling Academy

MSTU will develop partnership with Nortrain Norwegian Drilling Academy AS (Stavanger, Norway)


18 February

The Head of the EU Delegation to the Russian Federation Vygaudas Usackas visited MSTU

The Head of the EU Delegation to the Russian Federation Vygaudas Usackas visited MSTU

On 18 February 2015 an Ambassador, Head of the EU Delegation to the Russian Federation Vygaudas Ušackas visited MSTU


MSTU organized seminar on sustainability of biological resources in the Arctic

MSTU organized seminar on sustainability of biological resources in the Arctic

On 18 February 2015 MSTU's Department of bioecology held scientific seminar under the topic An efficient use of marine biological resources in the Arctic


10 February

Apply for internship at the Arctic Council Secretariat in Tromso, Norway

The Arctic Council Secretariat is looking for an intern


Apply for internship at the Arctic Council Secretariat in Tromso, Norway

The Arctic Council Secretariat is looking for an intern


Apply for internship at the Arctic Council Secretariat in Tromso, Norway

The Arctic Council Secretariat is looking for an intern


20 January

Apply for internship at the Arctic Council Secretariat in Tromso, Norway

The Arctic Council Secretariat is looking for an intern


16 December

Apply for internship at the Arctic Council Secretariat in Tromso, Norway

The Arctic Council Secretariat is looking for an intern


5 November

Experts Found out How to Deal with Black Carbon Emissions in the Arctic

Experts Found out How to Deal with Black Carbon Emissions in the Arctic

November 5 MSTU held the final workshop within the international project on black carbon in the Arctic research. The event took place in the business center of the Azimut hotel


7 October

PhD and Masters degree students from Murmansk State Technical University and Odessa National Maritime University participated in training organised by the Institute of Transport and Communications (ITC), Riga, Latvia

PhD and Masters degree students from Murmansk State Technical University and Odessa National Maritime University participated in training organised by the Institute of Transport and Communications (ITC), Riga, Latvia

PhD and Masters degree students from Murmansk State Technical University and Odessa National Maritime University took part in training organised by the Institute of Transport and Communications (ITC), Riga, Latvia


29 September

The second stage of the international school  Fisheries Management in the Barents region  a Step towards Sustainable Development has started

The second stage of the international school Fisheries Management in the Barents region a Step towards Sustainable Development has started

A group of students and professors from the University of Tromsø the Arctic University of Norway came to Murmansk on September 28 to participate in the second stage of the annual international school Fish management in the Barents Euro-Arctic region a step towards sustainable development. The second stage takes place from September 28 to October 4 at MSTU with the participation of Knipovich Polar Research Institute of Marine Fisheries and Oceanography (PINRO)


22 September

Wonderful study experience was obtained by MSTU students in Tromsø

A group of MSTU students and teachers returned from the study trip from the University of Tromsø The Arctic University of Norway. This visit was held from 14 to 20 September 2014 in the framework of the annual international school Fisheries Management in the Barents region a Step towards Sustainable Development


12 August

MSTU students took part in the annual summer programme Business Practice in Norway

MSTU students took part in the annual summer programme Business Practice in Norway

The Business practice in Norway is held every summer at Bodø Graduate School of Business of the University of Nordland. From the beginning of the program in 2003, it was designed for Russian students studying economics and business in St. Petersburg, Murmansk and Arkhangelsk


20 July

Sustainable Buildings for the High North project seminar in St. Petersburg

Sustainable Buildings for the High North project seminar in St. Petersburg

A two-day seminar, which was organized by Murmansk State Technical University (MSTU), took place in St.Petersburg, Russia 17-18th June 2014. The event, an integral part of the project Sustainable Buildings for the High North, is supported by EU within the Kolarctic ENPI CBC programme


30 May

A training seminar on Intelligent Transport Systems successfully completed

A training seminar on Intelligent Transport Systems successfully completed

From 27 to 29 May 2014 at MSTU a training seminar was held for the participants of the international project CITISET Communication and information technologies to ensure safety and efficiency of traffic flow: the European-Russian-Ukrainian masters and doctoral programs on Intelligent Transport Systems, organized by the Marine Academy together with the MSTU International Cooperation Department


15 April

Representatives of Finnish universities in Rovaniemi and Kajaani visited MSTU

Representatives of Finnish universities in Rovaniemi and Kajaani visited MSTU

April 14 17 representatives of Lapland University of Applied Sciences and the University of Applied Sciences Kajaani (Finland) paid the visit to MSTU


26 March

To Be an Exchange Teacher is both an Interesting and Responsible Task!

To Be an Exchange Teacher is both an Interesting and Responsible Task!

The lecturer of Murmansk State Technical University Saida Ibatullina was an exchange teacher at the UiT The Arctic University of Norway (Finnmark campus) from 16th to 21st of March 2014. It is her second trip within the academic mobility programme as for the first time Saida Ibatullina gave a course at the Norwegian university in November 2013


21 February

Marine Academy is Going to Participate in New International Project

Marine Academy is Going to Participate in New International Project

Head of the Navigation Department of Marine Academy (MSTU) Yury Yudin and post-graduate student Sergey Petrov visited the University of Nordland (Bodø, Norway) to participate in the kick-off meeting of the new international project MARPART


14 February

The essential issues have been considered at the international scientific seminar Societal Development through International Academic Cooperation

The essential issues have been considered at the international scientific seminar Societal Development through International Academic Cooperation

MSTU representatives learned how international academic cooperation promotes development of the society and government at the seminar in University of Nordland (Norway)


16 December

The pilot project within a long-term cooperation programme b/w MSTU and University of Tromsø has come to the end

The pilot project within a long-term cooperation programme b/w MSTU and University of Tromsø has come to the end

13th of December was the last academic day both for 4 exchange students from UiT-Arctic University of Norway and 13 Master students from MSTU and MSHU. Because of a number of academic obligations at UiT most of the exchange students took just one course for the exchange period. The most popular was Russian Language and Culture


International Winter School Russian Arctic  Language, Culture, Economy for Norwegian Students

International Winter School Russian Arctic Language, Culture, Economy for Norwegian Students

On 01-14 of December 2013 in Murmansk State Technical University the international winter school Russian Arctic Language, Culture, Economy was organized for the Norwegian students


23 September

MSTU received participants of the international project CETIA at the 4th working meeting

MSTU received participants of the international project CETIA at the 4th working meeting

On September 18th MSTU received participants of the international project CETIA coastal environment, technologies and innovations in the Arctic at the fourth working meeting. List of the event members included partners from Northern (Arctic) Federal University, Murmansk State Technical University, Murmansk State Humanities University and the University of Tromso represented by Are Sydnes, Scientific Manager of the project. The working group made slide show presentations of the developed courses within the frameworks of the academic exchange programme Ecological Safety Management and joint master programme Ecological management in the Arctic


21 August

MSTU students took part in the annual summer programme Business Practice in Norway

MSTU students took part in the annual summer programme Business Practice in Norway

31 July 07 August a group of MSTU students together with students from Arkhangelsk, Kiev, Saint-Petersburg and Simferopol visited the University of Nordland to take part in the annual Business practice in Norway


19 June

BART Project Participants Met at II International Tourist Forum in Arkhangelsk

BART Project Participants Met at II International Tourist Forum in Arkhangelsk

Despite the fact that the official results of the BART project were summarized at the final seminar in April this year, the project participants actively interact and further disseminate information about the project at tourism-related events. II International Tourist Forum in Arkhangelsk, held from June 18 to 19, 2013 has become an ideal platform to exchange views on the project effectiveness and to share main results achieved in more than two years of research work with the general public


10 June

 Seminar on energy-efficient building technologies in Bodø

Seminar on energy-efficient building technologies in Bodø

On June 06-07, 2013 there was arranged a working seminar within the project Sustainable Buildings for the High North Cross-border research and trade facilitation (SBHN) in Bodø, Norway


27 May

Murmansk State Technical University held educational seminar International Practices in the Sphere of Energy Efficiency and Energy Supply

Murmansk State Technical University held educational seminar International Practices in the Sphere of Energy Efficiency and Energy Supply

Seminar was organized together with Murmansk Regional Center for Demonstration and Education in Energy Efficiency and Energy Supply sphere. The aim of the seminar was to discuss EU energy efficiency targets, strategy, new directives, challenges, EU-Russia energy relations, including international projects


22 May

From May 21 to 31, 2013, Murmansk State Technical University holds Europe Days

From May 21 to 31, 2013, Murmansk State Technical University holds Europe Days

From 21st to 31st of May, 2013, Murmansk State Technical University holds Europe Days within the scope of the project Establishment of the EU Center in the Barents region of Russia implemented under the financial support of the European Union. It is the second time when Murmansk State Technical University organizes Europe Days in Murmansk


21 May

BCBU+ Project Benchmarking Trip to Brussels

BCBU+ Project Benchmarking Trip to Brussels

16 18 May 2013, BCBU + project participants had an opportunity to go on a behchmarking trip to Brussels, Belgium. The purpose of the trip was to disseminate information on the outcomes of the 2-year project to the European Commission and come to a better understanding of possibilities and conditions for further BCBU network and BCBU+ project development


30 April

MSTU students took part in the Pratctice Future Innovation Business Week

MSTU students took part in the Pratctice Future Innovation Business Week

April 23 26 International Institution of Business Education and Murmansk State Technical University hosted the Innovation Business Week within Practice Future An Open innovation Local Business and Students Network project


18 April

BART Project Final Seminar held in Rovaniemi (Finland)

BART Project Final Seminar held in Rovaniemi (Finland)

BART project two and a half year implementation is being finalised. The project final seminar was held April 17-18, 2013 in Rovaniemi. A thorough research has been done by the project international team covering the issues of tourism industry awareness and needs. As the most visible result the Action Plan was presented. It is the development guidelenes for cross-border tourism in Barents region


15 April

Workshop on Black Carbon Emissions Reduction in the Arctic held at MSTU

Workshop on Black Carbon Emissions Reduction in the Arctic held at MSTU

April 15 2013 a workshop on best practices in the field of inventory methodology of soot solid particles ('black carbon')started at Murmansk State Technical University


14 April

BCBU+ Project Being Finalised

BCBU+ Project Being Finalised

BCBU+ final seminar took place April 9-10, 2013 on board the legendary ice-breaker Lenin and in the newly established virtual classroom at MSTU


25 March

MSTU participated in international conferences in Bodø, Norway

MSTU participated in international conferences in Bodø, Norway

March 18-22, 2013 the University of Nordland in the Norwegian city of Bodø hosted two international conferences which were attended by MSTU representatives Elena Kuznetsova and Artem Yudin


15 March

Start of the new international project Sustainable Buildings for the High North

Start of the new international project Sustainable Buildings for the High North

January 01, 2013 is the official starting date of the international project Sustainable Buildings for the High North Cross-border research and trade facilitation (SBHN)


6 March

Total lectures at MSTU

Total lectures at MSTU

25 February 1 March the traditional course of lectures for students of Physical Fundamentals of Oil and Gas Engineering and Oil and Gas Engineering study fields was held at MSTU by the Total company


13 February

International project Cooperation programme in Fisheries and Marine Sciences

In the beginning of February 2013 a group of lecturers from Murmansk State Technical University visited University of Tromsø, Faculty of Biosciences, Fisheries and Economics, to discuss a new joint project aimed to develop education and research in the field of the Barents Sea marine resources


29 January

MSTU Held Seminar on Arctic Environment Protection

MSTU Held Seminar on Arctic Environment Protection

On January 29, 2013 MSTU held a seminar within the international project Arctic Black Carbon: Reduction of Black Carbon Emissions from Stationary and Transport Diesel Sources (2012 2015)


25 December

Teachers Intensive Training Course in Riga

Teachers Intensive Training Course in Riga

On December 17 21, 2012 according to the working plan activities of TEMPUS CITISET project in Riga Transport and Telecommunication Institute a working meeting took place between representatives of Murmansk State Technical University (MSTU) and Transport and Telecommunication Institute (TTI). The guests were welcomed by Genadijs Gromovs, Dr. Sc. Ing., Prof., Head of Transport and Logistics Department


17 December

III Coordination Meeting and Conference within CITISET project

III Coordination Meeting and Conference within CITISET project

On December 10 15, 2012 National Aerospace University in Harkov, Ukraine, was a host of the Third Coordination Meeting and Conference within TEMPUS project CITISET. MSTU was represented by Yuri Yudin, the Head of Ship Navigation Department, and Ekaterina Zvonkova, Senior Coordinator of International Cooperation Department


13 December

On November 16, 2012, 8 lecturers of MSTU successfully completed the course of advanced English language

On November 16, 2012, 8 lecturers of MSTU successfully completed the course of advanced English language

ertificates were granted to 8 lecturers of MSTU who have taken an advanced course of English language within the framework of the international project Establishing the EU Centre in Barents Region of Russia that is co-financed by the European Union


23 November

First international conference in the Young Innovative Entrepreneurs project

First international conference in the Young Innovative Entrepreneurs project

November 14-17 the first international conference was held in Finland and Sweden. The conference organizers team had the aim to connect young and potential entrepreneurs from Finland, Sweden, Norway and Russia by giving them full scope for communication and discussing each other's interests


10 November

MSTU welcomed a Progress Seminar within CITISET project

MSTU welcomed a Progress Seminar within CITISET project

On November 07 08, 2012 Department of Ship Navigation in MSTU hosted a Progress Seminar within CITISET project devoted to the discussion of the development of Joint PhD Programs in the field of Intelligent Transport Systems


31 October

MSTU students awarded the first price by the Norwegian tourist company Sorrisniva

MSTU students awarded the first price by the Norwegian tourist company Sorrisniva

Six students of MSTU Economics, Finance and International Relations Faculty took part in the first workshop held as part of new Practice Future project


25 October

International summer school Fisheries management in the Barents region 16.09.  07.10 2012

International summer school Fisheries management in the Barents region 16.09. 07.10 2012

This September Murmansk State Technical University together with University of Tromsø held for the second time an international summer school in fisheries management in the Barents region


22 October

Intensive work guidance and working methods course in Petrozavodsk

Intensive work guidance and working methods course was provided at Karelian State Pedagogical Academy in Petrozavodsk in October 16-19, 2012. The participants of the meeting were teachers from different universities of Finland, Russia and Sweden and, in particular, Lapland University, University of Oulu, Murmansk State Pedagogical University, Lulea Technical University, Petrozavodsk State University and Murmansk State Technical University


17 October

Progress Seminar within CITISET project in Zhitomir

Progress Seminar within CITISET project in Zhitomir

On October 01 14, 2012 Zhytomyr State Technological University hosted Progress Seminar of WG 1 within CITISET project devoted to the discussion of study plan drafts of Master Programs in the field of Intelligent Transport Systems


17 September

Summer school within CITISET project in Samara

Summer school within CITISET project in Samara

On September 10 15, 2012 MSTU representatives participated in a Training Seminar or Summer School arranged by Samara State Technical University (SSTU) within international CITISET project. Among the participants there were also representatives from University of Southampton, Great Britain, Saint Petersburg State University of Aerospace Instrumentation and Moscow State University of Railway Engineering


15 June

15th meeting of the Council of the University of the Arctic held at the UiT

15th meeting of the Council of the University of the Arctic held at the UiT

June 12 14, 2012 representatives of more than 60 member institutions of UArctic gathered at the 15th meeting of the Council of the University of the Arctic. Council meeting is an annual general meeting of the University of the Arctic network which brings together representatives from universities, colleges and other organizations, its priority activities are focused on higher education and research in the North


14 June

BART Expands Knowledge of Tourism Business

BART Expands Knowledge of Tourism Business

During a benchmarking June 5 9, 2012 representatives of partner-universities and municipalities of the international project Public-Private Partnership in Tourism in the Barents Region (BART) visited Montenegro and Italy, for the experience exchange in tourism industry of the Barents region and the Balkans


12 June

Working meeting of BCBU+ project team fruitfully held in Narvik, Norway

June 05-06, 2012 at Narvik University College, Norway, a working meeting of the coordinators of the international project BCBU+(BCBU Development Project) was held. The project is funded by the programme Kolarctic-ENPI. The meeting agenda covered three main issues: the project internal evaluation, the first year interim results discussion and nearest activities plan to achieve the objectives for the next project stage


1 June

On May 28 30 Murmansk State Technical University held Europe Days within the scope of the project Establishing of the EU Center in the Barents Region of Russia implemented at the financial support of the European Union

Presentation conference: Journey around the European Union Countries was held at the conference hall of Park Inn Radisson Poliarnie Zori on May, 30, 2012


30 May

On May 28  30 Murmansk State Technical University held Europe Days within the scope of the project Establishing of the EU Center in the Barents Region of Russia implemented at the financial support of the European Union

28 May

On May 28 30 Murmansk State Technical University held Europe Days within the scope of the project Establishing of the EU Center in the Barents Region of Russia implemented at the financial support of the European Union

Conference Youth policy of the Russian Federation and the European Union: tendencies and international practices was held at the conference hall of Park Inn Radisson Poliarnie Zori on May 28, 2012


20 May

Study Visits to EU Universities Within CITISET Project

Study Visits to EU Universities Within CITISET Project

In April and May 2012 there were two Study Visits of MSTU representatives to Institute of Transport and Telecommunications in Riga, Latvia, and University of Norrkoping, Sweden, correspondingly within EU TEMPUS-CITISET project


2 May

Barents Sea Youth Conference 2012, Hammerfest

Barents Sea Youth Conference 2012, Hammerfest

April 20 -22 The Barents Sea Youth conference was held in Hammerfest (Norway)


2 April

Young Innovative Entrepreneurs kick-off meeting

Young Innovative Entrepreneurs kick-off meeting

March 28 and 29 the kick-off meeting within the new YIE project (Young Innovative Entrepreneurs)was held in Tornio, Finland. The project is aimed at establishing the support system for developing and implementing innovative business ideas for young entrepreneurs in the Barents Region


29 March

Delegation of University of Oulu visited MSTU March 27

Delegation of University of Oulu visited MSTU March 27

The aim of this visit was strengthening cooperation between our universities and discussing further partnership prospects


19 March

Cooperation Opportunities Discussed by Two Rectors from MSTU and Rovaniemi University of Applied Sciences

Cooperation Opportunities Discussed by Two Rectors from MSTU and Rovaniemi University of Applied Sciences

March 16, 2012 the delegation headed by the rector of Rovaniemi University of Applied Sciences, Mr. Martti Lampella paid a visit to the rector of Murmansk State Technical University. During the meeting areas of cooperation and the possibility of signing a bilateral agreement were actively discussed


16 March

BCBU Cooperation Extended for 2016

BCBU Cooperation Extended for 2016

The regular session of the Rectors Forum of the Barents Cross Border University was held on March 13, 2012 in Rovaniemi (Finland). The main aim at the meeting of the heads of the Finnish and Russian universities was the discussion of moderm challenges that participating universities face, progress report for 2011, as well as summarizing interim results of project efficiency internal evaluation and negotiating further strategies of cooperation development


7 March

Lectures of the Total Professors Association

Lectures of the Total Professors Association

March 12-16 Robert Pelletier, Professor of the Total Professors Association is going to present a number of lectures to MSTU students. The lectures subject An Introduction to Petrochemistry and Industrial Polymerization


29 February

I International research and practice Internet-Conference Innovative directions of contemporary international relationships

I International research and practice Internet-Conference Innovative directions of contemporary international relationships

Dear colleagues and partners! Murmansk State Technical University and Faculty of Global Economy and International Relations invites you to participate in the I International research and practice Internet-Conference Innovative directions of contemporary international relationships


14 February


10 February

Creating the Common Competence Arena in the Sphere of Logistics and Transport in the High North project final progress meeting

Creating the Common Competence Arena in the Sphere of Logistics and Transport in the High North project final progress meeting

Representatives of the University of Nordland, Baltic State Technical University, Northern (Arctic) Federal University and Murmansk State Technical University participated in the meeting. Three-year project aimed at research and education development in the sphere of logistic and transport in the High North


6 February

Intellectual Transport systems

Intellectual Transport systems

On November 15th 2011 one more joint educational project named Intellectual Transport systems (ITS) with MSTU as a participant has begun. The most of EU Tempus financed projects are known to have a rather high amount of partners. So, ITS is not an exception and represents a consortium of 12 universities from Russia, Ukraine and EU which are to collaboratively develop and bring into educational process Masters and Doctors programmes in the field of transport flows optimization by using integrated high-tech telecommunications and information systems


3 February

Lecturers of the BCBU+ programme have had special training in English (January 30-February 2)

Lecturers of the BCBU+ programme have had special training in English (January 30-February 2)

Northern Arctic Federal University held a crash course English for academic purposes,organized for the lecturers participating in the Barents Cross Border University / BCBU programme. The course was attended by representatives of the Murmansk State Humanities University, Murmansk State Technical University, Petrozavodsk State University, Karelian State Pedagogical Academy, Northern State Medical University, as well as the lecturers of the Pedagogy, Psychology and Social Work Institute, Institute of Mathematics and Computer Science and Theoretical and Applied Chemistry Institute of NarFU


1 February

New international project Young Innovative Entrepreneurs is launched

New international project Young Innovative Entrepreneurs is launched

MSTU International Cooperation Department has started implementing the new project Young Innovative Entrepreneurs, run together with partners from Russia, Finland, Norway and Sweden


25 January

New international project Establishment of the EU Center in the Barents Area of Russia started in December 2011

International Cooperation Department is pleased to announce that the project Establishment of the EU Center in the Barents Area of Russia received funding and officially started in December 2011


16 December

Winter School Russian Arctic: language, culture, economy

Winter School Russian Arctic: language, culture, economy

December 16 the closing ceremony of the winter school Russian Arctic: language, Culture, economy was held at MSTU. The winter school was supported by the Norwegian Barents Secretariat and run together with Murmansk State Humanities University


12 December

MSTU student Alexey Petukhov heads the 2011 World Cup sprint race

MSTU student Alexey Petukhov heads the 2011 World Cup sprint race

Russian sportsmen, 2010 Olympic Games bronze medal holder, the student of MSTU Institute of Distance Learning Alexey Petukhov won the ski race of 4th stage World Cup in Davos (Switzerland)


9 December

BCBU+ working meeting in Lulea 8-9 December

BCBU+ working meeting in Lulea 8-9 December

December 8-9 Lulea University of Technology welcomed the participants of the regular working meeting within the BCBU+ project (Barents Cross Border University Developement project). The partners summed up their work results and made plans for the new project phase in the year 2012. The event gathered representatives from MSTU, MSHU, NArFU, PSU, the University of Lapland, the University of Ouly, Lulea University of Technology and Narvik University College


30 November

Statoil Announced the Fellowship Holders

Statoil Announced the Fellowship Holders

November 29 the new cooperation stage between MSTU and Norwegian energy company Statoil started. Undergraduates and PhD students from the Faculty of Natural Sciences attended the cooperation agreement signing ceremony. Eight of them were given personal fellowship certificates


28 November

Network of Environmental Training and Education for Sustainable Development of the Arctic (NETESDA) under UArctic

Network of Environmental Training and Education for Sustainable Development of the Arctic (NETESDA) under UArctic

On the 22nd 26th of November representatives of Murmansk State Technical University Svetlana Tretyakova, associated professor, Ecology and Environmental Engineering department, and Elena Moiseenko, International Activities Coordinator, International Cooperation Department, visited Syktyvkar State University and took part in the International round table Network of Environmental Training and Education for Sustainable Development of the Arctic (NETESDA). International Summer School 2012. Financing and prospects


20 November

Working On-Line in BCBU+

Working On-Line in BCBU+

November 14-18 the University of Oulu (Finland)held a study course Working on-line in BCBU+ within Barents Cross Border University Development Project. Teachers from partner universities of Finland, Norway and Russia (Arkhangelsk, Murmansk, Petrozavodsk) took part in the course. MSTU was represented by Natalia Plyusnina, Senior Lecturer of the Ecology and Environmental Protection Department and Yuri Kuznetsov, PhD, Head of the Social Work and Theology Department


15 November

The BART Project Working Meeting Took Place in Pitea (Sweden) 9-10 November

The BART Project Working Meeting Took Place in Pitea (Sweden) 9-10 November

9-10 November Akustikum Media Center in Lulea University of Technology welcomed the BART project participants


1 November

Students of WE and IR Faculty visited Finnmark University College

Students of WE and IR Faculty visited Finnmark University College

October 24-28 five students from the World Economy and International Relations Faculty took part in a workshop that was held at Finnmark University College (Norway, Alta) within the Practice Modules project


7 October

The second stage of International summer school Fisheries management in the Barents region  Step for sustainable development was held 25 September  02 October 2011

The second stage of International summer school Fisheries management in the Barents region Step for sustainable development was held 25 September 02 October 2011

In recent years this international summer school is the first significant and big joint project between University of Tromsø and Murmansk State Technical University in the sphere of fisheries


12 September

Kolarctic ENPI CBC workshop in Murmansk

Kolarctic ENPI CBC workshop in Murmansk

MSTU International Cooperation Department staff took part in the Kolarctic ENPI CBC workshop held in the Meridian Kongress hotel September 8 and 9


10 August

Business practice in the University of Nordland in Bodo, Norway: results

Business practice in the University of Nordland in Bodo, Norway: results

Eight MSTU students took part in the course Business practice in Norway: Energy Efficiency and Logistics in the High North which was organized by the University of Nordland in the city of Bodø


5 August

Students from Poland have their summer training in Russia

Students from Poland have their summer training in Russia

Twenty-four polish students of the Geology, Geophysics and Environment Protection Department visited MSTU Apatity branch and had their summer training there. The visit took place within General Cooperation Agreement signed by AGH University of Science and Technology (Krakow, Poland), Murmansk State Technical University and Russian Academy of Science Kola Science Centre


1 August

Norwegian Universities and Companies and MSTU Representatives Discussed Ways to Further Develop Cooperation at Round Table on Board Sedov

Norwegian Universities and Companies and MSTU Representatives Discussed Ways to Further Develop Cooperation at Round Table on Board Sedov

July 29 2011 the round table discussion was held on board the tall ship Sedov in Stavanger (Norway) where participants considered opportunities and cooperation development plans between MSTU and Norwegian partners: universities and companies


30 July

MSTU students went to Norway to take part in the business practice

July 30, 2011 eight MSTU students left Murmansk to participate in the business practice Energy Effiency and Logistics in the High North which will take place 1-7 August 2011


5 June

BCBU+ Project (Barents Cross-Border University Development Project) Participants at Kick-off Meeting June 3-4

BCBU+ Project (Barents Cross-Border University Development Project) Participants at Kick-off Meeting June 3-4

The kick-off meeting of the BCBU+ project took place in the University of Lapland (Rovaniemi, Finland) on the 3-4 June 2011. The project continues long-term Barents Crossborder University plan and receives funding as part of the Kolarctic ENPI CBC programme


30 May

BART project working meeting in Arkhangelsk May 26 during International Tourist Forum devoted to M. Lomonosov's 300-year anniversary

Members of the BART project had a working meeting in Arkhangelsk during the International Tourist Forum on May 26. The forum was held within M. Lomonosov's 300-year anniversary celebration


24 May

New international study program  together with Finnmark University College

New international study program together with Finnmark University College

May 23 MSTU and Finnnmark University College representatives had a meeting in Kirkenes (Norway)


23 May

Students from Russia and Scandinavian Countries Converged to Discuss Environmental Issues in Oulanka

Seven MSTU students from the Ecology and Environmental Engineering Department participated in the annual Barents Environmental Issues Seminar in Oulanka Research Station May 2-5, 2011


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