St. Petersburg Polytechnic University

Saint Petersburg Polytechnic University was founded in 1899. Recently SPbPU became “National Research University”, also known in Russia and abroad as Polytechnical Institute a recognized Russian and worldwide leader in the field of higher engineering and economic education. In 2007 SPbSPU won a contest “Innovation University” financed in the framework of the national project “Education”. In 2010 SPbSPU gained the status “National Research University”.