Summer schools at Saint-Petersburg Mining University

65 unique short-term summer school programmes in the fields of mining, engineering and others. Programmes include lectures and workshops, master classes and trainings, case championships, field trips, cultural and industrial tours.

Summer School topics:

1. Mining and Geoecology.
2. Oil and Gas Engineering.
3. Industrial Safety.
4. Rock Mechanics.
5. Geodetic Engineering.
6. Geological Engineering.
7. Power and Mechanical Engineering.
8. Mineral Raw Material Processing.
9. Materials Development and Diagnostics.
10. Mining Engineering Design.
11. Information Technologies.
12. Physics.
13. Economics and Management.
14. Humanities.

A full list of programmes can be found on the official website of St. Petersburg Mining University, that will be hosting the summer schools:

Programmes include lectures and workshops, master classes and trainings, case championships, field trips, cultural and industrial tours. Classes will be taught by leading academics and high-class industry specialists in sponsored audiences of such companies as BP, Total, Schneider Electric, Orica, Siemens, etc. The programme includes visits to training grounds, practice using modern equipment, learning the basics of work with professional software, as well as visits to the leading enterprises of the city and the region.

During the cultural program, participants will visit the most famous places of the cultural capital of Russia – St. Isaac's Cathedral, Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, the Hermitage, the Nevsky Prospect, Peterhof and other.

Participants will be staying in comfortable dormitories of St. Petersburg Mining University, equipped with everything necessary (computer classes, canteens and cafeterias, gym, etc.).

UNESCO Competence Center opens the registration on the 1st of February, 2020. The same day will be started the grant competition. The grant partially covers tuition fees, costs of accommodation, food, transfers and cultural programmes. The cost of participation in the summer school for the grant competition winners will start from 300 €.

The new season of summer schools will be opened on the 1st of June, 2020. Undergraduate and postgraduate students, young scientists and delegations of universities and institutes, specialized companies staff are invited to participate. Groups will be formed as applications are received. To participate, fill out the registration form by clicking on the link on the website on the webpage of the selected programme.

Course details

Academic level(s)Bachelor,Master,PhD,Other
Language of instruction
InstitutionSaint-Petersburg Mining University
Begin date01.06.2020
End date01.08.2020
Registration deadline-
ECTS credits0.0
Field schoolYes
Fields of studyHumanities (broad programmes)EconomicsManagement and administrationPhysicsComputing (broad programmes)Engineering and engineering trades (broad programmes)Mining and extraction
Teaching placeSt Petersburg, Russia
Tagssummer school
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