IRKUTSK NATIONAL
RESEARCH
TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY

RUSSIAN EDUCATION
COMPETITIVE WORLDWIDE

“RUSSIAN EDUCATION FOR A SUCCESSFUL CAREER”

WEBINAR July, 16th, 2020. 11:00 NIGERIA | 13:00 MOSCOW | 15:00 PAKISTAN | 15:30 INDIA | 16:00 BANGLADESH

  • The location of the university, local climate, breaking stereotypes about Russia;
  • Overview of English-taught degree programs (advantages of the programs, opportunities for practice, internships and employment);
  • Foundation program (1-year course of Russian-language);
  • Application guide (required documents, application deadlines, entrance exams, obtaining visa);
  • The cost of living in Irkutsk, campus online-tour, student’s life on campus;
  • An interview with current international students who will share their unique experience of living and studying in Russia.

We’ll send you a link on your e-mail on the day of the webinar

Our university is carefully adapting to the circumstances presented by COVID-19 to make enrollment process for candidates of 2020/21 as comfortable as possible. The application deadline has been shifted to August, 20th. The academic year will start on October, the 1st. It is highly likely that the first semester will start in a remote mode because of the travel restriction and borders being still shutdown. In this case online education will be delivered to you as smoothly as possible: you will provided with detailed instructions and user-friendly educational platform.

For the last six months we have been working hard on enhancing quality of our remote training and now INRTU is fully prepared to meet students up-to-date demands on online education. INRTU invested a considerable amount of money to equip university with software and devices for high quality remote training. We have turned one of our dormitory buildings into a center for distance teaching which will provide our students with an opportunity to experience our innovative online platform.

INRTU campus is the place where you can feel safe during COVID-19. The university takes necessary measures to protect health of students and staff and mitigate the pandemic outbreak. Regular disinfection is carried out in the buildings of dormitories and the university, students and personnel wear masks and keep social distancing. All students of 2020/21, checking in the university dormitory, are to provide medical certificates.

We understand that this may not be the start to university life which you would anticipate, but we are ready to provide you with inspiring and productive time at INRTU, and we look forward to welcoming you to our university.

ABOUT US

  • 90 YEARS OF SUCCESSFUL ACADEMIC
    EDUCATION AND RESEARCH

    over 170,000 highly qualified specialists
    working in Russia
    and other countries

  • 4 INTERNATIONAL DOUBLE DEGREE
    PROGRAMS

    130 partner projects and academic
    exchange programs with universities
    from 19 countries

  • 17,500 STUDENTS

    1,500 foreign students    
    from 40 countries

INRTU TRAINS 1,500 FOREIGN STUDENTS

JOIN US!

Whychoose INRTU?

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EXCELLENT GEOGRAPHICAL LOCATION

Baikal is only 70 kilometers away from Irkutsk Сity
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GEOGRAPHICAL HEART OF RUSSIA

IRKUTSK is a youth city with every 5th resident being a student
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BACHELOR AND MASTER DEGREE PROGRAMS IN ENGLISH

200+ Educational programs. Double degree programs with partner universities from China, Mongolia, Germany and other countries
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NUMEROUS RESEARCH FACILITIES

100 laboratories and research centers, Technopark with a business incubator. Scientific and venture funds for supporting promising innovative projects
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QUALIFIED TEACHING STAFF. RUSSIAN AND FOREIGN LECTURERS

1,000 faculty members including 109 Doctors of Sciences and 586 Candidates of Sciences
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AFFORDABLE TUITION FEE

Optimum ratio of tuition fee and quality of education
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CONVENIENT CAMPUS LOCATION

All university buildings and student dormitories, sports facilities and cafes are in a 5-minute walk from each other. The campus is located 15 minutes from the city center

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IRKUTSK - BAIKAL

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Irkutsk is in the geographical heart of Russia, a cultural center of Eastern Siberia and administrative center of Irkutsk region. Here you can be introduced to Russia’s cultural heritage and traditions. Irkutsk has its own attractions - monuments of wooden architecture, ethnographic and other museums, as well as modern shopping malls and places of entertainment.

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It is a major tourist choice for those seeking leisure or other diverse activities. From calm walks to extreme climbing, the opportunity to skate on the largest skating rink in the world on Lake Baikal in winter, or even sunbathe on its picturesque beaches in summer.

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The deepest lake in the world. It’s located in the picturesque mountains of Siberia. The lake is distinguished by a great biodiversity with unique representatives of fauna and flora. It is the largest freshwater reservoir and has the status of UNESCO World Heritage Site.

TESTIMON IALS


Ma Jin

China
Student of Master program
Master of Business Administration

Ma Jin

ncube

Zimbabwe
Student of bachelor program
Electrical Engineering and Pure Energy

Ncube Phumuzile

Reznik

Russian Federation
Student of bachelor program
Economics, Sustainable Innovative Economics

Reznik Elis

Ausheeva review

Russian Federation
Student of bachelor program
Electrical Engineering and Pure Energy.

Ausheeva Anastasia

Kyong review

Russian Federation
Student of bachelor program
Electrical Engineering and Pure Energy

Yang Yang

Orji Obumene review

Kongo
Student of Master Degree program
BRICS: Digital Technologies, Networks and Big Data.

Orji Obumneme Kingsley

Langto review

China
Student of Bachelor Degree program
BRICS: Sustainable Innovative Economics

Yang Langto

Batgerel review

Mongolia
Student of Master Degree program
BRICS: Digital Technologies, Networks and Big Data.

Batgerel Minjuur


27 alumni of the Department of Chemical Technology (Irkutsk National Research Technical University) work at our plant. Graduates have a high level of basic theoretical training and have proven themselves as competent engineers and experienced managers.

Shvetcov Yevgenii Yevgenyevich, CEO
AO Angarsk polymer plant, a publicly held company
Chemical and petrochemical industry (production of chemical organic base substances)

More than 100 graduates of Irkutsk National Research Technical University work successfully in various positions at our company, the majority received a degree in Chemical Technology. They have shown themselves as proactive, responsible, promising specialists with a high level of professional general theoretical training, developed personal expertise and interest in developing their own professional potential and implementing it in practice.

Orachevskii Evgenii Ale-ksandrovich CEO,
AO Pharmasyn-tez, a publicly held company
Pharmaceutical industry (manufacture of medicines)

66 INRTU alumni with the degree in Quality control work at the company. All specialists have proven themselves to be competent, conscientious, disciplined, diligent and responsible.

Alekseev Aleksander Lavrentyevich, Director
Angarsky Vodokanal, city unitary company of Angarsk city district
Housing and com-munal services

There are 6 specialists among our staff who graduated from INRTU with the degree in Mechanical engineering. They have a high level of professional training and cope with their official duties successfully.

Matviichuk Vitalii Niko-laevich, CEO
ZAO Irkutsk Plant of Metal Structures, closed joint stock company
Mechanical engineering and metalworking

7 our employees are graduates of Irkutsk National Research Technical University, department of Geology, exploration and development of mineral resources. They have a good level of professional training and hold such positions as a chief geologist and a head of laboratory.

Prits Sergei Eduardovich, CEO
OAO Sibgiprotrans, a publicly held company
Implementation of engineering surveys and design of transport construction facilities

There are 553 INRTU graduates with the degree in Chemical Technology, 127 of them hold managerial positions. Graduates of the University have a high level of basic theoretical training. They are active and initiative workers involved in the development and improvement of production. For the time of their work at the company university graduates have proven themselves to be competent specialists and experienced managers.

Nosova Ludmila Yurievna, Chief of Personnel Department
OAO Sayanskkhimplast, a publicly held company
Chemical and petrochemical industry (production of plastics and synthetic resins in primary forms)

Our company has 160 graduates of Irkutsk National Research Technical University with a degree in Quality control. They perform a high level of professional training. We are glad to see students of your university in our production halls and departments.

Baimashev Yurii Nikolaevich, Director
Irkutsk Vodokanal, city unitary company
Housing and communal services

14 graduates of Irkutsk National Research Technical University work at the company. They obtain degrees in mining, metallurgy, geology, exploration and development of mineral resources. They perform a high level of theoretical knowledge, ability to acquire new competencies quickly which leads to their fast professional growth.

Papka Aleksei Anatolyevich, CEO
OOO Albynsky Rudnik, a limited liability company
Nonferrous metallurgy (mining of ores and sands of precious metals (gold, silver and platinum group metals)

Our company has 28 employees who graduated from. INRTU with the degree in Construction. These employees have shown themselves as highly qualified, stressresistant specialists, who are good at teamworking. The quality of staff training is unquestionable.

Soldatov Aleksander Valentinovich, CEO
AO Dorozhnik, a publicly held company
Road construction industry

There are 23 alumni of Irkutsk National Research Technical University at our company. They obtain degrees in construction, design and mechanical engineering. They have proven themselves to be experts in their field, performing a good level of professional training.

Belkov Aleksei Vladimirovich, CEO
OOO Norilsk Nickel Polar construction company, a limited liability company
Construction industry (design, construction and reconstruction for industrial and civil engineering projects)

GRAD UATES

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Aleksei G. Barantsev
Director of the Engineering and Construction Division at United Company RUSAL

Aleksei G. Barantsev

gromashev

Andrei G. Gromashev
The Lead Engineer Technologist of ZAO AeroComposit (a private held company)

Andrei G. Gromashev

prichko

Oleg N. Prichko
CEO of OAO Irkutskenergo (a publicly held company)

Oleg N. Prichko

tatarinov

Andrei O. Tatarinov
CEO of OOO Gazprom dobycha Irkutsk (a limited liability company)

Andrei O. Tatarinov

veprev

Aleksandr A. Veprev
CEO of Irkutsk Aviation Factory (a branch of OAO Irkut Corporation (a publicly held company), Deputy of Irkutsk region Legislative Assembly

Aleksandr A. Veprev

bat-erdene

Bat-Erdene
Minister of Road and Transportation Development of Mongolia (2017-2018), member of Mongolian Parliament, honourable professor of Irkutsk National research technical university

Bat-Erdene

EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS

CAMPUS

Our single-site campus offers you a comfortable living and favorable learning environment. Affordable on-campus accommodation is just a short walk from the University. Everything is nearby: a marvelous park, multiple sports facilities, banks, supermarkets, exciting cafes with Russian and international cuisine.

HOW TO APPLY


Submit your application in INRTU online application system
Video instruction how to submit application to INRTU

Documents for initial application

  • Signed application (a scan)
  • Educational certificate (scan copy of the original document and scan copy of notarized translation in Russian)
  • Passport (must be valid during the next 1,5 years)

! The deadline for applications for degree programs is August 1st.
Late applications are allowed until August 20th but in this case you should realize that you will arrive late for the start of the academic year.

Application procedure STEPS

  • SUBMIT your application in INRTU online application system and get a respond within 7 business days.
  • TAKE online entrance examination (please keep in mind that a high score on the entrance exams will give you a discount for tuition fee).
  • SIGN the contract via online application system.
  • PAY online tuition fee for 1 semester minimum.
  • RECEIVE an invitation letter (the period for invitation issuance is 45 days).
  • APPLY for a single entry visa. Please duly inquire about the procedure of Russian student visa application directly at consular office of the Russian Federation in your country.
  • ARRIVE to the University and perform registration procedure. Schedule your arrival to Irkutsk for working days, please.
  • REPORT your travel details at least 5 days before arrival date; negotiate your accommodation in advance with the specialists of the International Admission office via admission@istu.edu.
  • REGISTER by Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs by providing the following documents to the University: international passport with valid Russian visa, migration card as well as train/plane tickets and boarding passes.

Entrance exams

The Foundation program (Russian language year)

Candidates are admitted without exams.

Russian-language undergraduate programs

Depends on the chosen program

English-language undergraduate programs

- English (or provide TOEFL iBT 80, IELTS 6.0 or equivalent) - Maths.

Master's degree programs

a specialized computer testing

List of documents required for admission to the University upon arrival

duly certified translation of the international passport (if necessary);
educational document with supplements (depending on the country in which you received your educational document, you must go through the legalization procedure);
certificate of recognition of foreign educational documents (if available);
duly certified translation of the educational certificate with supplement(s) into Russian;
medical insurance policy valid on the territory of Irkutsk city (the university helps to apply, or you can do it by yourself, the cost of insurance is 6150 RUB/year);
medical certificate on the absence of contraindications to studying (form 086);
HIV- certificate (note that it is valid during 3 months);
6 photos 3*4 cm (black and white, matte).

APPLICANT GUIDE

WE PREPARED A SHORT INSTRUCTION FOR YOU

CONTACTS

R

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CHRISTINA

Irkutsk National Research Technical University, International department
664074, Irkutsk, Lermontov street № 83,

E-mail: admission@istu.edu
Phone: +7(3952)40-52-15
(09:00 – 17:00 (UTC+8) MSK+5)

NEWS

  • Quacquarelli Symonds (QS), a rating agency, has published the annual university ranking “Countries of Europe and Central Asia in Transition” (QS University Rankings: Emerging Europe and Central Asia 2020). IRNITU was in the group # 251-300. In 2018, Irkutsk Technical University was part of the group # 351-400 QS BRICS Rankings. The Eurasian rating has become the most voluminous in history. Results officially published for 350 top universities. https://www.topuniversities.com/university-rankings/eeca-rankings/2020

  • From October 8 to 11, the International Academic Competition "Future Leaders of Eurasia" was held at IRNITU. About 100 children from China, Vietnam, Mongolia and Russia took part in the Olympiads in Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics, English and Russian. The intellectual tournaments, games, excursions, lectures with the participation of Russian and foreign professors, visits to schools in Irkutsk were also organised.

  • INRTU has entered the Worldwide Professional University Rankings (RankPro 2018/2019), based on the opinions of globally recognized experts in the fields of education and science. INRTU ranked 495th among 1,800 universities from 47 countries and 23rd among Russian universities. The Academic ranking results are based on the evaluation of academic staff and students number, proportion of international students, diversity of educational programs.

  • The competition was initiated in 2015 by the "AlibabaCloud Group" with the aim of finding and developing perspective startup teams. This is one of the largest startup events in the world, covering hundreds of cities in different countries.

    Three winners of the Russian final of the competition get the opportunity to fly to China and compete for the Global final award. The costs of flight and living in China during the competition are paid by the organizers.

    The global winners of Alibaba God’s Battle Maker receive:
    • financial reward (up to 600,000 yuan/84,730 USD);
    • the possibility of obtaining preferential rents (up to 5,000,000 yuan per year/ 706,082 USD );
    • subsidies to compensate for the purchase of equipment;
    • investment from funds up to 10,000,000 yuan/ 1,412,165 USD
    • support from Alibaba Cloud (providing resources on the use of cloud products for free);
    • various gifts from partners of the competition.
    If you want to:
    • - make your own startup and enter the Chinese market;
    • - get financing from a global corporation;
    • - become a real expert consultant;
    • - accompany a startup that has already been created in Russia ;
    • - make a financial and business plan, marketing strategy and receive Alibaba funding for a project;
    • - get an award for your consulting work.
    Our English-taught programs “Ecology Engineering and Pure Energy” and “Artificial Intelligence and computer science” will help you to realize your dreams and expend the world’s horizons!