Peter The Great Saint-Petersburg Polytechnical University

Summer School – 2016 “Turbomachinery”

Summer School – 2016 “Turbomachinery”Period: July, 25 – August, 12 2016

Peter the Great Saint-Petersburg Polytechnic University on behalf of the Institute of Energy and Transport Systems presents its new Summer School in Turbomachinery.

During the Summer School in Turbomachinery students with the help of internationally recognized professors will study theoretical and practical issues of steam, gas and micro-turbine’s life-cycle.

The course is practically oriented and consists of lectures, practical exercises, group work and technical games.

Advantages of the Summer School:

  • International group;
  • Combination of Finnish, Italian and Russian approaches to turbomachinery industry;
  • Cultural activities and company visits inside the program;
  • Invited specialists from Industry;
  • IN CASE YOU ARE STILL THINKING: St. Petersburg with its white night in the summer time is one the most charming place you’ve ever seen.

Income knowledge required:

  • basic knowledge in thermodynamics, steam and gas turbines.

All studies are developed according to the European requirements and can be recognized as a period abroad. Upon successful completion of the course students are awarded with 5 ECTS credits.

Target audience

The School is opened for Russian and foreign students with specialized background in Turbomachinery or Mechanical Engineering.

Participation fee


(approx. 670 Euro)


(approx. 470 Euro)

The participation fee includes tuition fee, course material, company visit and cultural program.

The cultural program includes:

  • excursion to the Hermitage, one of the world’s largest and oldest museums of fine art;
  • weekend at the Revolution Open Air Festival;
  • night boat trip along St. Petersburg’s rivers and canals.
A student is able to apply for the scholarship that will cover only tuition or accommodation fee partially or completely. The size of the financial support will be assigned by our university jury on the scholarship call. Scholarships are available on the competitive base. To apply, please, submit an Application form for scholarship together with Registration form directly to us via e-mail addresses mentioned in the Registration form.

The list of attached files and news:

  1. Schedule Summer School
  2. General information St.Petersburg SPbPU
  3. Registration Form

 Deadline for applications:

  • July, 10 (for Russian students and for those who doesn’t need visa to come to Russia)
  • June, 25 (for EU students)
  • June, 1 (for the rest)

 Come and enjoy the most charming city ever!

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Millions of positive emotions, colourful St.P. pics, Russian vodka, charming participants and reports of working days you can find using our hashtag: #SS_2016