Welcome to Nizhny Novgorod State Technical University!

Nizhny Novgorod State Technical University n.a. R.E. Alekseev (NNSTU) is one of the oldest and biggest universities of the Russian Federation.

Nowadays students from different parts of Russia and from all over the world choose NNSTU because they are sure in the quality, relevance and solemnity of the knowledge they are given here.

NNSTU strategy is to create new educational formats in a range from a distant training system to higher electronic (virtual) systems; coupling of NNSTU’s education quality criteria with employer quality requirements. The main activity of NNSTU is preparation of well qualified specialists for science and industry.

NNSTU delegation visited NPIC

In October 2017 NNSTU representatives visited Nuclear Power Institute of China (NPIC). The delegation was headed by NNSTU Rector Sergey Dmitriev. The members of NNSTU delegation met with Chinese colleagues and discussed cooperation in the field of education and scientific research.


The meeting of the Regional network of "Education and Training in Nuclear Technologies" (STAR-NET) was held in Vienna from 30th of October to 3rd of November. NNSTU n.a. R. E. Alekseev is a member of this organization since its creation.

Representative of KU LEUVEN visited NNSTU

October 31, 2017 representative of KU LEUVEN Mr. Martin Hinoul (Belgium) visited NNSTU. The guest met with NNSTU Rector Prof. Dmitriev and they discussed possible ways of collaboration. Besides, Mr. Hinoul gave a lecture to NNSTU students and talked about commercialization of innovative products and intellectual property on the example of Technology Transfer Center. The students were interested in the lecture and asked many questions.

Delegation from India visited NNSTU

October 25, 2017 NNSTU Vice-rector for training activities Yevgeny G. Ivashkin met with representatives of India. During the negotiations NNSTU Vice-rector spoke about educational and scientific activities of the university, the guests informed about work of their companies «OMHANU MACHINES PVT. LTD» and «ELECTROTHERM LIMITED». Possible options for cooperation and ways of implementing collaboration were discussed.


NNSTU stepped into the new century of its history

October 12, 2017 there was a big festive evening in the Nizhny Novgorod State Academic Opera and Ballet Theater dedicated to the 100th anniversary of NNSTU n.a. R.E. Alekseev. The most famous persons of the region congratulated the basic university with the anniversary. The theatre hall was filled by NNSTU graduates of different years, lecturers, staff and students.


Rector of Brno University of Technology Professor Petr Štěpánek got the title of NNSTU Honorary Doctor

The diploma and mantle of NNSTU Honorary Doctor were presented to Rector of Brno University of Technology (Czech Republic) Petr Štěpánek at the meeting of NNSTU Academic Council on the 12th of September, 2017.

New horizons of NNSTU cooperation

NNSTU delegation headed by Rector Sergey Dmitriev visited "ACUTRONIC" company (Switzerland) which is a world leader in developing and manufacturing high-precision rotary movement stands.

The purpose of the visit was discussing further development of mutual cooperation.

Delegation from Nuclear Power Institute of China visited NNSTU

July 11-12, 2017 delegation from Nuclear Power Institute of China (NPIC) visited Nizhny Novgorod State Technical University n.a. R.E. Alekseev.

Agreement on establishment Russian-Chinese University Alliance of the Volga Federal District and the Upper and Middle Reaches of the Yangtze River

June 16, 2017 the second meeting of the Council for Cooperation between the Regions of the Volga Federal District and the Upper and Middle Reaches of the Yangtze River was held in Hefei (China). During the meeting the agreement on establishment Russian-Chinese University Alliance of the Volga Federal District and the Upper and Middle Reaches of the Yangtze River was signed by NNSTU Rector Professor Sergei Dmitriev and Rector of Sichuan University Professor Xie Heping.

NNSTU delegation visited China

June 4 – 7, 2017 NNSTU delegation visited China. Director of NNSTU Institute of Nuclear Energy and Technical Physics Alexander Khrobostov and Deputy Director Maxim Legchanov met with Beijing Ship Research Institute representatives. During the visit options for possible cooperation were discussed. Chinese colleagues were interested in NNSTU unique research base and joint scientific and technical work. The parties agreed to develop collaboration in different spheres.