Joint Master Programs with NIU "ITMO"
(St. Petersburg National Research University of Information Technologies, Mechanics and Optics)
Since 2015 RAU and "ITMO" are implementing the joint Master programs with double diploma in the following areas:
Physics and technology of LED systems
Technology design and development software
Computer Science and equipment
Mathematical models and modeling.
Programmes are elaborated and implemented within the “RAU Development Programme” which is sponsored by the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation (www.program.rau.am).
"ITMO" is a leading Russian university in the field of information and photonic technologies, one of the few universities that received in 2009 the status of national research university. Since 2013 "ITMO" is taking part in a program to improve the competitiveness of Russian universities among the world's leading scientific and educational centers, known as Project 5-100. More information can be found on the website of the University.
For all the programs the study period is 2 years. 1st year of studies takes place at RAU, 2nd year of studies is conducted at ITMO. Upon the completion of studies, graduates receive two state diplomas - diploma of RAU and diploma of ITMO.
Admission to the joint master's program takes place on the basis of an academic interview and on the Russian language. Admission is carried out by the joint RAU-ITMO Commission.
The program is full-time.
This is a tuition free program with fully-funded governmental scholarships.
After the first year, RAU covers the travel costs of students to ITMO and ITMO provides them the dormitory.
Telephone: (+374 10) 27 34 07, (+374 94) 43 87 08