Industrial University of Tyumen


Industrial University of Tyumen is a University of the Future!

Industrial University of Tyumen is one of the largest research and educational complexes in Russia. 

IUT provides the educational services in more than six specializations36 Bachelor's programs and 20 Master's programs.IUT subdivisions also offer many programs of summer schools and additional education with involvement in the learning process leading experts from Russian and international companies. Different courses and two master programs (“Offshore drilling” and “Geosteering”) are available in English.

Today there are more than 39,000 students of the university, including more than 1,500 foreign students from 35 countries (Asia, Europe, Africa, Latin America, Central Asia and Middle East). At IUT works 1436 academic staff, including 91 research fellows and 1345 faculties.

For foreign citizens the comfortable social environment including accommodation in modern hostels, possibilities for sports activities, participation in student creative and scientific clubs and societies, is created.IUT pays attention to  foreign  students  in  issues  of  their  adaptation  and  integration  into  academic  and  extra-curricular  activity. 

The University is represented in 5 cities of Tyumen Region: Tyumen, Tobolsk, Surgut, Noyabrsk and Nizhnevartovsk. In main campus is the Technopolis with 19 research and academic laboratories created. All laboratories are equipped with modern specialized and diagnostic installations, measuring instruments for carrying out fundamental and applied tests. Innovation research facilities include also:

  • Experimental plant of drilling equipment (development and implementation of technology of construction and repair of oil and gas wells).
  • Research and Design Institute "Neftegazproyekt" (performance of a full cycle of design and exploration works in the field of arrangement of oil and gas fields).
  • small innovative enterprises working in the field of oil and gas production, electronics, mechanical engineering, tool engineering, laser technologies.

IUT is a dynamically developing University, interested in the development of international cooperation in educational and scientific spheres. IUT has more than 45 cooperation agreements with the universities and companies around the world. 

IUT  is  a  member  of  different  networks:  University  of  the  Arctic  (UArctic),  Association  of universities  of  Russia  and  India, Russian-Kyrgyz Consortium  of  Technical  Universities,  etc.  University  is  interested  in development of network cooperation in these and other associations in the spheres of academic mobility, development and implementation of joint programs (including double degree programs) and realization of joint educational projects.

The university works closely the largest companies:

«Gazprom», «Rosneft», «LUKOIL», «Transneft», «Gazpromneft», «Weatherford», «Halliburton International», «Schlumberger», «Baker Huges», «КСА Deutag Drilling», and others.

Facts and figures

Year Established 1963
Total Number of Staff 2990
Number of Academic Staff 1436
Number of Students 39000
Focus Areas

Technology and technique of hydrocarbon production

Geology and exploration of hydrocarbons

Technology of storage and transportation of hydrocarbons

Chemical engineering


Civil engineering

Architecture and construction design

Fields of Study Offered Economics
Marketing and advertising
Management and administration
Business and administration (others)
Environmental science
Earth science
Computer science
Mechanics and metal work
Electricity and energy
Electronics and automation
Chemical and process
Motor vehicles, ships and aircraft
Engineering and engineering trades (others)
Food processing
Mining and extraction
Architecture and town planning
Building and civil engineering
Social work and counselling
Environmental protection technology