Kamchatka State Technical University

Federal State Budgetary Educational Institution of Higher Education "Kamchatka State Technical University" conducts its activities under the license № 2518 dd. 16.01.2017 and State accreditation certificate № 2537 dd. 10.03.2017. Its founder is Federal Fishery Agency.

KamchatSTU is the oldest among Kamchatka higher education institutions. It is training specialists for fishing industry. Scientific researches on a wide range of issues concerning rational use of natural resources, creation of new technologies of processing and reproduction of raw materials, modernization of fish branch are conducted at the University.

There are 5 faculties (Maritime, Technological, Economics and Management, IT and Advanced Training) and also College, postgraduate training program, Regional Center of Sea Additional Professional Education, Training and Simulator Center, Local Testing Center and Community Centre. KamchatSTU provides training in 35 specializations.

Educational and scientific work in Kamchatka State Technical University is performed by 128 teachers, 72 of them have academic degrees and ranks, including 17 doctors of science and professors. The university has Dissertation Council for doctor’s and master’s theses defense D 307.008.01 in specialties 03.02.08 Ecology (biology) and 03.02.06 Ichthyology.

Since 2002 the scientific journal "Bulletin of Kamchatka State Technical University" has been issued. The journal is included in List of peer-reviewed publications (State Commission for Academic degrees and Titles of the Russian Federation at number 190).

The university has good material and technical base, 7 academic buildings, a culture and art center, a sports complex, a health center, a canteen and a dormitory. There are 21 Internet servers, 1 LAN, 510 terminals with Internet access for the information service. Scientific and technical library of the University is the second in Kamchatka region in the size of book stock. It services access to Internet and to the Russian State Library.

KamchatGTU is a partner of International Academy of Ecology Man and Nature Protection Sciences, WWF, ASFA, PILA, Wild Salmon Center (USA) College of Natural Sciences (South Korea), Hokkaido University (Japan), Academy of Public Administration under the aegis of the President of the Republic of Belarus.

Facts and figures

Web http://kamchatgtu.ru/
Year Established 1942
Total Number of Staff 342
Number of Academic Staff 128
Number of Students 2702
Focus Areas

Educational – includes Bachelor's program, Master's program, postgraduate training program, professional development, pre-university training (secondary professional education).

Research – consists of initiative and planned fundamental and applied (branch) researches and scientific developments, patent and license activity, transfer of scientific knowledge and skills, expert activity in environmental management, project development of regulatory documents, applied researches for small and medium-sized enterprises, etc.

Methodical – improvement of forms and methods of training, development of educational and methodical support, system of internal control and assessment of education quality.

Cultural and sports – organization of cultural events, physical and cultural, including patriotic, education of students.

Social – preservation and development of the best traditions of fishery and engineering-economic education, formation of vocational, intellectual and spiritual and moral potential of the region.