Fields of Study

Bachelor's Degree

The area of professional activity includes solution of scientific and technical problems, development and use of information systems, products and services in scientific and departmental organizations, research and computing centers, research and production associations, educational organizations, government bodies and industrial enterprises using digital analysts.

Undergraduate students solve the following main professional problems:

  • study of information systems by methods of mathematical forecasting and system analysis;
  • study of large systems by modern methods of high-performance computing technologies, using of modern supercomputers;
  • research and development of mathematical models, algorithms, methods, software, tools;
  • development of methods and mechanisms for monitoring and assessing quality of production processes related to creation and using of information systems;
  • development and implementation of quality management processes for production activities related to creation and using of information systems.

Graduates can work as programmers and analysts:

  • in IT companies;
  • in research and industry institutes;
  • in banks;
  • in government bodies;
  • at industrial enterprises and other organizations in the field of mathematical and information support of economic activity.

Graduates can work as developers of intelligent devices, system administrators, integrators of software and hardware systems, specialists in development and testing of software for automated systems and artificial intelligence systems.

The basic training includes: computational and discrete mathematics, fundamentals of informatics and computing, object-oriented programming, fundamentals of artificial intelligence and machine learning, operating systems (Windows, Linux, Android), ways to build databases and knowledge bases.

"Intelligent Information Processing and Control Systems" profile includes: programming in C, C++ C#, Java, JavaSript, Python, development of artificial intelligence systems, computer vision, data mining, modeling, administration, information security, design of microprocessor systems, programming of controllers, single-board computers.

"Computing Machines, Complexes, Systems and Networks" profile includes: languages ​​of system and applied programming (asm, С++, Java, Python), fundamentals of circuitry, architecture and principles of operation of operating systems and computer networks, system administration, digital devices based on microprocessor technology and programmable logic integrated), process virtual JVM, PVM, BEAM machines, technologies for creating integrated information management systems; hardware and software of the Internet of Things (IoT) and Blockchain, the basics of DevOps engineering, modern computer-aided design systems for digital devices.

"Software for Computer Equipment and Automated Systems" profile includes: compiler development technologies, functional and logical programming in Haskel, Prolog, service-oriented systems, components and network applications based on microservice architecture (Java Spring Framework 5, Python Django), web and mobile applications using React, Angular, Vue, Data Mining methods, basics of UX design and software testing methods.

The federal state educational standard of higher education indicates the areas of professional activity of graduates:

  • Communication, information and communication technologies (in the field of research, development and maintenance of information technologies and systems);
  • End-to-end types of professional activity in industry (organizing and conducting of research and development work in the field of informatics and computer technology).

Examples of professions:

  • Information systems specialists
  • Programmers
  • Specialists in graphic and user interface design
  • System analysts
  • Project managers in the field of information technology
  • IT test specialists
  • System programmers
  • Technical writers
  • System administrators of information and communication systems
  • Database administrators
  • Information security specialists

Success of graduates is ensured by:

  • numerous disciplines in the field of computer science (informatics), including mathematics of computing, software and engineering, information systems and technologies (computational mathematics, software engineering, information systems and technologies);
  • highly qualified teaching staff, including leading specialists from industry enterprises;
  • modern material and technical support of the educational process, including computers and software;
  • opportunities for students to participate in scientific research, initiative projects and competitions.

"Physics and Technology of Optical Communication" department presents "Information and Communication Technologies and Communication Systems" field of study for students.

In the process of training undergraduate students of "Optical Systems and Communication Networks" acquire knowledge of basic fundamental and special disciplines in order to use them in their professional activities. They will be ready to perform work on installation, adjustment and operation of optical systems and communication networks, will have up-to-date information on development trends of the communications industry, will understand the basics of programming and using of standard programs, bibliographic databases, will know how to use modern measuring devices.

During their studies master students get involved in research work and acquire the ability to use modern computer-aided design (CAD) systems, learn methods and algorithms for designing microwave and optical devices, acquire skills necessary for a leader and organizer of research, development, commissioning and operational work, as well as communication skills in the professional environment.

The department graduates work in telecommunication organizations, in scientific research, industrial, transport, financial and administrative enterprises specializing in communications.

Industrial electronics devices are semiconductor converters of electrical energy parameters with microprocessor control systems used in electric power, electrical technology, transport, etc.

In the process of training undergraduate students study voltage and current regulators and stabilizers, voltage inverters, rectifiers, uninterruptible power supply units and the other types of converters of electrical energy parameters, as well as control systems based on microprocessor technology.

Graduates can be engaged in development, adjustment and maintenance of modern devices of converting technology, microprocessor control systems at enterprises of fuel and energy complexes, in aviation and nuclear fields of industry, etc.

The profile gives opportunities to find job placements in organizations of the energy complex, as well as in research institutes and design bureaus engaged in development of power electronics devices, converting equipment and control systems.

"Bioengineering and Nuclear Medicine" department presents "Biotechnical Systems and Technologies" field of study for students.

"Engineering in Biomedical Practice" profile gives extensive knowledge in the interdisciplinary rapidly developing field of biotechnical systems and technologies specializing in medical devices. Various methods of visualization, processing and analysis of data in medicine as well as additional competencies in the field of anatomy and physiology are studied.

"Biomedical Devices, Systems and Complexes" profile expands competencies and skills in the field of biotechnical systems, technologies and practice of medical instrument making, provides a wide range of fundamental technical knowledge, an overview of devices and needs of the medical environment so that you can contribute to development and solutions in the field of medical equipment used for treatment and diagnosis of various diseases and injuries.

NNSTU graduates are in demand not only in hospitals and clinics, but also among manufacturers and sellers of medical equipment, companies that repair and maintain medical equipment.

Graduates acquire technical, medical, ethical, regulatory and business knowledge required to work in biomedical engineering. Due to practical and theoretical training, graduates are ready not only to meet demand for professional skills in domestic and global medical device industry but also have competencies in the field of innovation.

"Nuclear and Thermal Power Plants" department presents "Heat Power Engineering and Heat Engineering" field of study for students.

Training in this area provides professional knowledge: in the field of research and modeling of new physical phenomena and patterns in science-intensive areas of applied and technical physics, systems and complexes of high-temperature and low-temperature heat technologies, heat engineering equipment, heat and mass transfer devices for various purposes, as well as in the field of calculations, design, operation, installation, repair, modernization, testing of the main and auxiliary equipment of nuclear and thermal power plants, boilers, steam and gas turbines, heat exchangers, water treatment installations, systems for automated control of equipment operation modes, taking into account economic and environmental factors.

The department graduates work successfully at enterprises of the power machine-building complex, in power generating and power sales companies, in scientific-production and scientific-design organizations of the energy profile, in engineering firms. Comprehensive training of a thermal power engineer at our university gives opportunity to apply acquired competencies not only in the field of thermal energy but also at enterprises of the nuclear industry and non-traditional renewable energy.

In the process of training undergraduate students study systems for automated electric drive of industrial mechanisms, power supply systems for industrial enterprises, microprocessor control systems for technological processes, basics of reliability, fault diagnosis, design and modeling of electromechanical and electric power systems, etc. There are 6 profiles of this field of study.

Graduates of "Electric Drive and Automation" profile can be engaged in design, adjustment and operation of modern adjustable electric drives for machine tools and robots, pumps and compressors, hoisting mechanisms, automated production mechanisms and robotic systems, rolling mills, etc.

Graduates of "Electrotechnological Installations and Systems" profile can be engaged in development, creation, operation and automation of high electrical technologies - laser, plasma, electron beam, microwave, induction, electrothermal, electrolysis, electric welding, etc.

Graduates of "Electrical Equipment of Cars" profile can be engaged in design and maintenance of electrical systems of modern cars - electric propulsion systems, generation and distribution of electricity, ICE control, gearbox, transmission, etc.

Graduates of "Electromechanical Systems of Autonomous Objects" can be engaged in design and creation of modern systems of electrical equipment and automation of autonomous objects - dry cargo ships, tankers, floating power plants, high-speed hydrofoils, as well as coastal facilities.

Graduates of "Power Supply and Relay Protection" profile can be engaged in design and operation of electrical facilities of modern industrial enterprises, agricultural enterprises, transport systems, thermal, hydro and nuclear power plants, factories, power lines, residential and administrative buildings, including relay protection systems and automation.

Graduates of "Electrical Power Systems and Networks" profile can be engaged in the field of transmission, distribution and consumption of high voltage electrical energy, dispatch control of electrical power systems at various hierarchical levels.

"Electric Power Engineering and Electrical Engineering" field of study guarantees employment in industrial organizations of various industry purposes, in power grid companies, in design and electrical installation organizations.

The program is aimed at design, manufacture, testing, installation, operation, diagnostics, repair and disposal of transport and stationary heat engines and power plants based on them.

The objects under study: piston, gas turbine, steam turbine and pneumatic engines, as well as their elements: pumps and heat exchangers, compressors and ejectors, fuel and cooling systems, lubrication and control systems, pressurization units and exhaust systems, energy recovery units.

Graduates can work as engineers of mechanical engineering, shipbuilding, aviation and the other industrial enterprises and design bureaus, designers, technologists, testers.

"Nuclear and Thermal Power Plants" department presents "Nuclear Power Engineering and Thermal Physics" field of study for students.

Training in this area provides professional knowledge in the field of research and modeling of new physical phenomena and patterns in science-intensive areas of applied and technical physics, calculations, design, operation, installation, repair, modernization and testing of the main and auxiliary equipment of nuclear power plants, thermohydraulic and strength substantiation of NPP equipment elements. Students study atomic and nuclear physics, principles of ensuring the safety of nuclear power plants, heat and mass transfer in power equipment, turbomachines and steam generators of nuclear power plants, fuel and materials for nuclear technology, technical thermodynamics, issues of operation of nuclear power plants. The special disciplines included in the curriculum are taught by leading specialists of the nuclear industry.

The master's program "Small Nuclear Power Plants" in this field of study is carried out in English.

The department graduates work successfully at enterprises of the power machine-building complex, in power generating and power sales companies, in scientific-production and scientific-design organizations of the energy profile, in engineering firms. Comprehensive training of a thermal power engineer at our university gives opportunity to apply acquired competencies not only in the field of thermal energy but also at enterprises of the nuclear industry and non-traditional renewable energy.

The area of professional activity in this field of study includes development of technologies, equipment and tools for implementation of welding processes used to create a variety of products of mechanical engineering, instrument making, automotive, shipbuilding and consumer goods.

Welding is an extensive group of technological processes for obtaining permanent joints, various products, spatial structures by establishing interatomic bonds between parts to be joined during their local heating, plastic deformation or some other methods.

In the course of training theoretical foundations of welding production, methods and tools for design and computer modeling of welding processes and equipment, aspects of use of modern materials to ensure welding processes, methods of design and manufacture of welded structures, issues of automation of welding processes are studied.

"Technological Machines and Equipment" field of study is one of the most popular at enterprises of mechanical engineering, chemical, oil refining, food industries.

Enterprises, design and research institutes have a constant need for highly qualified personnel and, in particular, for mechanical engineers of "Technological Machines and Equipment" field of study.

Future mechanical engineers study the basics of design and engineering technology, design and calculations of equipment elements, special equipment for basic chemistry enterprises, the basics of repair and installation of technological equipment which help them to become highly qualified specialists.

The particular attention is paid to training and work with graphic editors, programs for modeling of physical processes in chemical devices, calculations of technological equipment and in general to computer technologies in study, manufacture and operation of technological equipment.

NNSTU students of "Technological Machines and Equipment" field of study due to their complex training regularly become winners of regional and federal competitions of student works, such as:

  • The International Engineering Championship "CASE-IN";
  • The Competition of Youth Innovation Teams ROST;
  • The Competition of Business Ideas of the Federal Project "Popularization of Entrepreneurship";
  • The Competition of Youth Projects and Initiatives "Growth Drivers", etc.

Graduates can perform the following types of professional activities: production and technological (operation, maintenance, repair and production of technological equipment) and design and engineering.

The program is aimed at aviation, nuclear power, automotive, oil and gas equipment, shipbuilding and marine engineering, chemical engineering, rocketry and space technology, industrial and civil engineering, instrument making, special purpose equipment.

The objects under study: machines, structures, devices and equipment of various industries, creation of which requires use of mathematical and computer models based on the laws of mechanics.

Graduates can work as calculation and testing engineers in the field of applied mechanics in solving problems of dynamics, strength, stability, rational optimization, durability, resource, survivability, reliability and safety of machines, structures, installations, units, equipment, instruments and apparatus.

Graduates of "Automation of Technological Processes and Productions" field of study can be engaged in design, implementation and maintenance of automated and automatic control systems for objects of engineering industries. The most progressive approaches in development of hardware and software complexes of control systems of various levels are studied. The complex of disciplines implementing this field of study affects learning of automation approaches at all stages of the life cycle of products of machine-building industries, including design, process control, resource management of machine-building enterprises, etc. Graduates have a wide range of competencies in various fields of engineering sciences, including in the field of intelligent systems and technologies, and are able to solve a variety of problems in automation and control of technological processes, using modern and the most relevant methods and technologies.

Training includes issues concerning mechanical processing of products and assembly of machines for various branches of mechanical engineering. Students get general scientific, engineering, special technological and design training. The course covers: theoretical foundations of mechanical engineering technologies, design of technological processes, determination of processing methods and their implementation sequence, design of flexible technological systems and devices, mathematical modeling of technological processes, effective use of computers in technological design and production, design and organization of management of manual and automated production of machine-building enterprises. The qualifications of graduates allow them to carry out the whole range of work - from development of product design to its manufacture and sale.

Graduates of "Mechatronics and Robotics" field of study possess competencies in design of industrial robotic and mechatronic systems for solving problems in various industries and high-tech technologies. Students study the most relevant and modern methods of designing mechatronic and robotic systems, as well as control systems for existing mechatronic and automated complexes. The complex of disciplines implementing this direction covers a wide range of technologies and methods of design and management including development of intelligent systems, vision systems, neural network technologies, etc. Graduates have competencies in design, creation, management and maintenance of complex technical systems, mechatronic complexes and integrated automation systems based on industrial robots and intelligent technologies.

The electrochemical technology is widely used in all areas of the national economy and includes several areas: electroplating, electrodeposition of metals and alloys, electrochemical dimensional processing of parts, electrochemical production of magnesium, aluminum, alkali metals, development of systems of galvanic cells, batteries and electrochemical generators, electrochemical methods of hydrogen and oxygen production, chlorine, peroxide compounds, receipt and purification of almost all non-ferrous metals, protection against corrosion of products.  

The technology of natural energy carriers and carbon materials includes a combination of synthesis of new types of fuel and processing of coal-chemical raw materials, shale, oil and gas in order to obtain liquid, gaseous, solid and special fuels, artificial gaseous and liquid fuels, carbon-graphite, carbon and composite materials, semi-products of chemical industry, oils and other petrochemical products.

The objects of professional activity of graduates are creation of fundamentally environmentally friendly types of fuel and effective technologies for processing gaseous, liquid and solid fossil fuels, wood, etc., development of methods for producing carbon-graphite and carbon materials, organic compounds with polyfunctional characteristics, materials and preparations based on them.

Graduates of this direction can work at enterprises of chemical and petrochemical complexes, pharmaceutical industry, expert laboratories, research and development and design organizations.

Biotechnology is an applied field of biology. The main goal of this science is to study possibilities of optimal use of biological materials for solving specific problems of medicine, production, implementation of projects in the field of genetic engineering, etc.

Specialists in this area are in demand in general medicine, pharmacology, genetic engineering, and agriculture. Nowadays work of scientists and practitioners is concentrated on solving problems in medicine, genetics, pharmaceuticals, agriculture, etc. Many discoveries are of a global nature and change not only specifics and effectiveness of a particular direction, but also life of the mankind as a whole. The striking example is plant breeding and genetic modification and cloning.

The training is carried out with an emphasis on several areas of biotechnology: food biotechnology - a modern and promising direction that uses biotechnological processes to obtain food products (creation of modern technologies for production of fat and oil, dairy, bakery, meat, confectionery, etc. products); ecological biotechnology - use of biotechnology methods for environmental protection (phytoremediation, biological methods of wastewater treatment, utilization of household and industrial waste, etc.); bioenergy - obtaining new renewable energy sources using biotechnological processes; medical biotechnology and pharmaceutical chemistry - development, creation and modernization of technologies of medicinal products of various forms.

The aim of the educational program is to train competitive qualified specialists in the field of industrial biotechnology with high professional competencies necessary for successful work and high general cultural qualities.

The educational program is aimed at developing students' competencies such as abilities to work with biotechnological processes and devices, biological objects, optimize technologies for obtaining target products, scale technologies to the production level and ensure compliance with safety rules throughout the entire product life cycle.

Biotechnology graduates can work both in production and in research institutes. In production a career begins with positions of an apparatus operator, laboratory assistant, microbiologist or specialist (engineer), depending on qualifications. Microbiologists can work in departments of microbiological control of pharmaceuticals and food products and in research institutes. In a research institute a career usually begins with a laboratory assistant or junior research assistant. Some students choose to work in equipment and reagent companies as well as pharmaceutical representatives.

Perspectives

Nowadays, biotechnology specialists are extremely in demand, since biotechnology is the science and profession of the future. At present biotechnological processes cover more and more areas, both in industrial and scientific activities: pharmaceuticals and medicine, food industry, environmental protection, veterinary and processing industry, cell and genetic engineering, etc.

"Technosphere Safety" field of study includes study of issues in the field of industrial safety. Students gain knowledge on management of technosphere safety, ensuring comfortable working conditions, protection from effects of hazardous and harmful production factors.

The main areas of future professional activity of students are:

  • production area (engineering and technical, managerial, line personnel);
  • management and marketing of production sectors on labor safety issues;
  • organization and management of labor safety in industry;
  • ensuring environmental safety of modern production;
  • work in state bodies of supervision and management for production safety;
  • expertise and audit of environmental, industrial and industrial safety management systems;
  • systems of training and vocational training in occupational safety;
  • control and examination of working conditions in production;
  • work in departments of reliability, technical control and safety measures at enterprises.

Specialists in the field of safety of technological processes and production are in demand in executive authorities, in organizations providing services in the field of labor protection for a special assessment of working conditions, as specialists in service of industrial safety, labor protection and environmental safety at enterprises of mechanical engineering, energy, metallurgy of motor transport complexes, construction organizations, petrochemical and chemical industries.

"Operation and Maintenance of Objects of Transport and Storage of Oil, Gas and Processed Products" profile

The program is aimed at fuel energy, field development, transportation and storage of hydrocarbons.

The objects under study: equipment and technologies for field control and regulation of hydrocarbon extraction; equipment and technologies for pipeline transportation of oil and gas, underground gas storage; equipment and technologies for storage and marketing of oil, oil products and liquefied gases; equipment for oil and gas production; technological processes of oil and gas production; equipment for pipeline transportation of oil and gas, gas storage (including underground); technical, technological and regulatory documentation.

Graduates can work as engineers-designers of high-tech enterprises of oil and gas industry, technologists, specialists in monitoring compliance with safety standards.

"Machinery and Equipment for Oil and Gas Recovery and Transportation" profile (in English)

The program is aimed at petroleum engineering, engineering geology, geodesy and exploration of deposits, technologies for development of oil and gas fields, construction and operation of offshore oil and gas fields, tankers for transportation of hydrocarbons, equipment for oil and gas complexes, drilling oil and gas wells, gas and oil pipelines and their elements.

Graduates can work as engineers-designers of high-tech enterprises of oil and gas industry, technologists, specialists in monitoring compliance with safety standards.

The objects of professional activity of students are:

  • Modern construction materials: metallic, non-metallic, composite, intelligent, nanomaterials, coatings, polymers.
  • Technological processes of production, processing and modification of materials and products, process control systems.
  • Methods and means of technical diagnostics, experimental research and quality control of materials, computer software for processing results and obtained data, modeling behavior of materials, assessing and predicting their performance characteristics.
  • Regulatory and technical documentation, material certification systems, reporting documentation, records and protocols of experiments, documentation on safety and life safety.

Graduates are in demand at enterprises of nuclear energy, electronic, aviation, shipbuilding, chemical, oil and gas industries and small innovative enterprises as specialists in the field of technologies and technological cycles of nanomaterial production, research of their structure and properties, as well as modeling nanosystems and nanotechnology processes, as well as developers new materials and materials processing technologies.

The profile program provides for study and development of processes of obtaining products from metals and alloys using advanced achievements in the field of metallurgy and blank production of mechanical engineering, acquisition of professional competencies, skills and practical experience in terms of justification, application, development and adjustment of technological processes, selection of materials, design of tooling and equipment, taking into account requirements of safety and labor protection, ecology and resource conservation, operational and technical characteristics, use of effective methods of management, organizational and entrepreneurial activities.

Types of activity of graduates: production and technology, design and technology, management.

Areas of professional activity and employment options for graduates: production units, technological, commercial (supply, sales, marketing) services of metallurgical and machine-building enterprises, small enterprises and firms.

"Organization of Transportation and Management of Road Transport (Logistics of Road Transport)" profile

The program is aimed at logistics of road transport and organization of transport processes, logistics of freight and passenger transportation, simulation software and transportation processes, creation of virtual transport models of cities in Any Logic, PTV Vissim/Visum, organization of work of transport companies, terminals and warehouses, as well as technical operation of cars.

The objects under study: vehicles, transport hubs and terminals, transport networks of cities and countries, warehousing, transport logistics.

Graduates can work as designers and engineers of intermodal and multimodal transport solutions, cross-logistics, engineers in traffic centers, transport departments; logistics specialists; architects of virtual transport systems; smart road designers; engineers for organization of transport processes, transportation in transport companies.

"Organization and Security of Logistics Systems (Automotive Transport)" profile

The program is aimed at organization of road safety; checking of technical condition of vehicles; road maintenance; organization of measures to ensure road safety and increase throughputs of highways; organization of systems of relationships to ensure safety and traffic management for functioning of transport complex.

The objects under study: processes of passenger and cargo transportation, transport infrastructure; transport and forwarding services at enterprises and organizations; scientific research in the field of improving organization and traffic safety; construction and reconstruction of highways; traffic information support; transportation activities; traffic safety schemes; driver training.

Graduates can work as engineers of automobile factories, automobile enterprises and road safety firms, experts, road maintenance engineers, traffic safety specialists, etc.

"Cars and Tractors" profile

The program is aimed at transport, construction, agricultural and special mechanical engineering, as well as operation of equipment.

The objects under study: cars, tractors, motorcycles, car and tractor trailers; ground transport and technological vehicles with combined power plants; agricultural machinery and equipment; multipurpose wheeled and tracked vehicles; normative and technical documentation; standardization systems; methods and means of testing and quality control of products.

Graduates can work as transport engineers, design engineers, test engineers, machine builders, appraisers, car repair engineers, vehicle diagnostics specialists, engineering production technologists.

"Lifting Transport, Construction, Road Machines and Equipment" profile

The program is aimed at transport, construction and special mechanical engineering; operation, maintenance and repair of construction, road and handling equipment; analytical and experimental research in transport, construction and special mechanical engineering; optimization of operation of machinery and equipment for excavation.

The objects under study: special equipment based on existing automobile and tractor equipment; multipurpose wheeled and tracked vehicles; hoisting-and-transport, construction, road machines and equipment; machinery and equipment for construction and repair of pipelines; machines and equipment for municipal services; machines and equipment for liquidation of consequences of emergencies, natural disasters, extinguishing fires.

Graduates can work as heads of design bureaus, departments and services, as well as technical directors at enterprises producing construction and road machines and equipment for excavation, road construction and structures.

NNSTU graduates of "Operation of Transport and Technological Machines and Complexes" field of study are in demand at car service enterprises, dealerships, transport agencies, enterprises for passenger and freight road transport, traffic safety services and other organizations.

They can solve problems of operation, maintenance and repair of vehicles, organization of cargo and passenger transportation and road safety, organization of activities at car service stations and service centers, technological preparation of production of vehicles and equipment.

The demand for NNSTU graduates of this field of study is explained by versatility of their training, a wide range of knowledge, skills and abilities they get. They are expected both in industrial and production sectors, logistics, marketing, sales departments and in the field of maintenance and repair of modern vehicles.

"Shipbuilding" profile

The program is aimed at creation of ships of sea and river fleets, as well as means of ocean engineering; design of general arrangement of premises and equipment, ensuring habitability of vessel and the other tasks, maintenance and repair of ships.

The objects under study: ships and means of sea and river fleets, means of ocean engineering; technological processes of design and construction, manufacture and installation, testing of marine (river infrastructure) facilities.

Graduates can work as design technicians, design engineers, design and construction specialists in shipbuilding, technologists.

"Marine Power Plants" profile

The program is aimed at design, acquisition, manufacture, installation, operation and disposal of transport and stationary power plants and their elements.

The objects under study: main and auxiliary power plants based on piston, gas turbine and steam turbine engines, as well as their elements: pumps and heat exchangers, diesel generators and shaft lines, compressors and ejectors, refrigerators and condensers, heating and air conditioning systems, pressurization units engines and exhaust systems.

Graduates can work as engineers, designers, technologists, testers at shipbuilding, machine-building, aviation and other industrial enterprises and design bureaus.

In the course of training the concept of total quality management (TQM) and practical use of quality assurance tools are studied. Understanding of TQM concept ensures that requirements of the ISO 9000 series are used in continuous improvement of organization's processes. It creates and maintains a process approach to management of organizations which guarantees its effective functioning. This goal can be reached by abilities of graduates to solve such problems as development of process models of organizations as a network of interacting processes; use of quality management tools to organize continuous improvement of processes and products/services; implementation of measures to improve organization's activities.

Graduates get basic engineering training which allows them to make appropriate technical decisions and training in the field of management which ensures implementation of quality management principles in practical activities of enterprises.

The area of ​​professional activity is associated with development of effective technical solutions to improve production processes, development, implementation and maintenance of quality management systems at enterprises, certification of quality management systems, including audit, improvement of enterprise's working methods in matters of improving the quality of products and services.

The area of professional activity includes a set of systems, tools, methods of activity aimed at modeling, analysis, synthesis, production and operation of systems for various purposes to improve design efficiency and management efficiency of complex objects in transition to digital economics.

Undergraduate students solve the following main professional problems:

  • system analysis and generalization of scientific and technical information, domestic and foreign experience on the basis of system-analytical research, principles and management technologies;
  • system-analytical formulation of problems of mathematical, physical and other types of modeling of processes and objects of research and their management;
  • formulation of research objectives based on system analysis and management;
  • making measurements and descriptions of studies, preparing data for drawing up reports on results of studies and scientific publications;
  • carrying out feasibility study and system-analytical design and engineering solutions.

Graduates can work as systems analysts:

  • at enterprises of various industries;
  • in scientific research and experimental design organizations;
  • in state and municipal authorities;
  • in banks and specialized credit and financial institutions.

"Innovation Management" profile

The area of professional activity covers corporate, regional, federal innovation projects and programs; innovative projects for creating competitive products; innovative projects of business process reengineering; innovative projects for development of territories; projects and processes for predicting innovative development and adapting production and economic systems to innovations; formation and scientific and technical development of innovative small businesses.

Undergraduate students solve the following main professional problems:

  • organization of production and product promotion of innovative projects, its support and service;
  • formation of databases and development of profile documentation;
  • implementation of measures to promote new products to the market;
  • development of materials for negotiations with partners on innovation, work with partners and consumers;
  • assessment of the commercial potential of technologies, including implementation of marketing research and collection of information about competitors in the market for new products.

Graduates can work as project and process managers:

  • at enterprises of various industries in the field of innovation;
  • in scientific research and experimental design organizations;
  • in state and municipal authorities;
  • in banks and specialized credit and financial institutions.

"Technologies of International Entrepreneurship" profile

The area of professional activity covers international projects and programs; innovative projects of creating competitive products by international and joint ventures; export-oriented projects, processes and products; international innovative projects for reengineering of business processes, forecasting of innovative development and adapting of production and economic systems to innovations in transition to digital economics.

Undergraduate students solve the following main professional problems:

  • organization of international business activities;
  • formation of databases and development of profile documentation for international projects;
  • implementation of measures to promote new products to the foreign market;
  • development of materials for negotiations with foreign partners on innovation activities, work with foreign consumers;
  • assessment of the commercial potential of technologies, including implementation of marketing research and collection of information about competitors in the international market for new products.

Graduates can work as project and process managers:

  • at enterprises of various industries in the field of international innovations;
  • in research and development and design organizations focused on the international innovation market;
  • in international credit and financial institutions.

The area of professional activity includes application of foundations of management theories and practices, the basis of economic education for managing organizations of various organizational and legal forms of ownership.

Undergraduate students solve the following main professional problems:

  • making of managerial decisions based on knowledge of economic, managerial and organizational theory;
  • implementation of collection, processing and analysis of data necessary to solve management problems;
  • development of organizational and managerial solutions taking into account their social significance, assistance in their implementation in the complex and dynamic environment;
  • assessment of new market opportunities, development of business plans for creation and development of new areas of activity of organizations;
  • using of modern information technologies and software for solving professional problems.

Graduates can work:

  • at enterprises of various forms of ownership as top and middle managers;
  • in state and municipal authorities;
  • in banks and specialized credit and financial institutions.

The area of professional activity includes creation of communication products taking into account trends in development of the society, achievements of domestic and world culture, using of modern technical means and information and communication technologies.

Undergraduate students solve the following main professional problems:

  • designing of programs and individual events in the field of advertising and public relations, providing of funds and methods for implementing of projects;
  • participation in formation of corporate culture;
  • conducting of marketing and sociological research in order to forecast development of the market, its capacity and dynamics of demand and consumer preferences and develop measures to improve competitive positions of companies;
  • participation in creation of organization effective communication infrastructure, ensuring of internal and external communication with government services, public organizations, commercial structures, and the mass media.

Graduates can work:

  • in departments and services for advertising and public relations of enterprises and institutions;
  • in advertising agencies;
  • in the mass media;
  • in consulting firms of various directions;
  • in press services of organizations;
  • in marketing departments of companies.

The area of professional activity includes documenting of management information, design and implementation of electronic document management systems; scientific research in the field of document science and archival science; creation of local regulatory frameworks for documentary support of management and archiving; documentation support of management and management of individual processes in the field of archiving.

Undergraduate students solve the following main professional problems:

  • design and implementation of automated systems for document management;
  • analysis of information flows and information interaction in organizations;
  • participation in exhibitions and advertising events;
  • development of normative and methodological documents on documentation support of management and archiving;
  • participation in development of concepts of archival storage of documents;
  • design and implementation of information technologies used in management documentation and archiving.

Graduates can work:

  • in departments and departments of personnel;
  • in recruiting agencies;
  • in archives of different levels.

Specialist's Degree

The field of professional activity includes design of technologies, technological equipment and related equipment for manufacture of mechanical engineering products. The emphasis is made on methods, means and ways of combining diverse technological equipment into unified technological systems - complexes. Basic general technical disciplines are studied; issues related to fundamental machine-building processes (pressure treatment, machine-building technologies, welding production, etc.) are considered; information technologies for design, manufacture and operation of such systems are studied; issues of automation and automatic control of technological systems and complexes are considered; methods of increasing accuracy, quality and reliability of created technologies and systems are studied.

The program is aimed at transport, agricultural and special mechanical engineering; operation of equipment; computational and experimental studies of properties of vehicles.

The objects under study: cars; tractors; motorcycles; car and tractor trailers and semi-trailers; ground vehicles with combined power plants; means and mechanisms of communal services; normative and technical documentation, standardization systems, methods and means of testing and quality control of products.

Graduates are in demand at car factories and enterprises where they work as engineers, designers, technologists, testers.

Master's Degree

The area of professional activity includes studying of theoretical foundations, development of methods for performing analytical work, development and analysis of computer networks, software development and consulting in this area, management of computer support units (services) using of principles, methods and means of human activity based on system analysis, synthesis, management, modeling in transition to digital economics.

Master students solve the following main professional problems:

  • solving of urgent problems of fundamental and applied mathematics;
  • implementation of new mathematical methods to solve applied problems;
  • adaptation of modern information and communication technologies to solve applied problems;
  • development of methods for performing analytical work in the field of applied mathematics and computer science.

Graduates can work as programmers and analysts:

  • in IT companies;
  • in research and industry institutes;
  • in banks;
  • in government bodies;
  • at industrial enterprises and other organizations.

The basic training includes: logic programming in Prolog language, architecture of parallel computing systems, parallel methods and algorithms, modern software development technologies, CAD development basics, research methodology, design of information systems.

"Intelligent Information Processing and Control Systems" program includes: design of artificial intelligence systems, predictive analytics, big data technologies, programming in low-level languages in control tasks, reliability, quality of technical systems and software, risk management principles, digital processing algorithms for DSP in control systems, security and information protection.

"Theoretical Informatics" program includes: hardware and software solutions for high-load systems and development tools for distributed systems (Java/Scala akka, Erlang/Elixir), architecture of parallel computing systems, software development technologies, discrete-event models, methods for teaching artificial intelligence systems and generating synthetic data, methods for recognizing video/audio information, technologies for building integrated computing platforms and open information systems.

"Diagnostic and Information Retrieval Systems" program includes: descriptive logic, mathematical structures, modern modeling and optimization technologies in technical diagnostics problems, intellectual analysis, principles of modeling and optimization of algorithms for synthesizing text structures, monitoring and diagnostics of open information systems, hardware and software and technologies for building microservice systems, software engineering, software testing methods.

The federal state educational standard of higher education indicates the areas of professional activity of graduates:

  • Communication, information and communication technologies (in the field of research, development and maintenance of information technologies and systems);
  • End-to-end types of professional activity in industry (organizing and conducting of research and development work in the field of informatics and computer technology).

Examples of professions:

  • Information systems specialists
  • Programmers
  • Specialists in graphic and user interface design
  • System analysts
  • Project managers in the field of information technology
  • IT test specialists
  • System programmers
  • Technical writers
  • System administrators of information and communication systems
  • Database administrators
  • Information security specialists

Success of graduates is ensured by:

  • numerous disciplines in the field of computer science (informatics), including mathematics of computing, software and engineering, information systems and technologies (computational mathematics, software engineering, information systems and technologies);
  • highly qualified teaching staff, including leading specialists from industry enterprises;
  • modern material and technical support of the educational process, including computers and software;
  • opportunities for students to participate in scientific research, initiative projects and competitions.

"Physics and Technology of Optical Communication" department presents "Information and Communication Technologies and Communication Systems" field of study for students.

In the process of training undergraduate students of "Optical Systems and Communication Networks" acquire knowledge of basic fundamental and special disciplines in order to use them in their professional activities. They will be ready to perform work on installation, adjustment and operation of optical systems and communication networks, will have up-to-date information on development trends of the communications industry, will understand the basics of programming and using of standard programs, bibliographic databases, will know how to use modern measuring devices.

During their studies master students get involved in research work and acquire the ability to use modern computer-aided design (CAD) systems, learn methods and algorithms for designing microwave and optical devices, acquire skills necessary for a leader and organizer of research, development, commissioning and operational work, as well as communication skills in the professional environment.

The department graduates work in telecommunication organizations, in scientific research, industrial, transport, financial and administrative enterprises specializing in communications.

In the process of training master students study methods of mathematical modeling of electronic units of converters of electrical energy parameters, power electronics, industrial logic controllers, as well as various types of electronic industrial devices.

Graduates can be engaged in solving professional problems associated with design and research of devices for converting equipment, as well as microprocessor control systems for converters of electrical energy parameters.

The program guarantees graduates employment in design and research organizations, as well as in high-tech industries.

"Bioengineering and Nuclear Medicine" department presents "Biotechnical Systems and Technologies" field of study for students.

"Engineering in Biomedical Practice" profile gives extensive knowledge in the interdisciplinary rapidly developing field of biotechnical systems and technologies specializing in medical devices. Various methods of visualization, processing and analysis of data in medicine as well as additional competencies in the field of anatomy and physiology are studied.

"Biomedical Devices, Systems and Complexes" profile expands competencies and skills in the field of biotechnical systems, technologies and practice of medical instrument making, provides a wide range of fundamental technical knowledge, an overview of devices and needs of the medical environment so that you can contribute to development and solutions in the field of medical equipment used for treatment and diagnosis of various diseases and injuries.

NNSTU graduates are in demand not only in hospitals and clinics, but also among manufacturers and sellers of medical equipment, companies that repair and maintain medical equipment.

Graduates acquire technical, medical, ethical, regulatory and business knowledge required to work in biomedical engineering. Due to practical and theoretical training, graduates are ready not only to meet demand for professional skills in domestic and global medical device industry but also have competencies in the field of innovation.

"Nuclear and Thermal Power Plants" department presents "Heat Power Engineering and Heat Engineering" field of study for students.

Training in this area provides professional knowledge: in the field of research and modeling of new physical phenomena and patterns in science-intensive areas of applied and technical physics, systems and complexes of high-temperature and low-temperature heat technologies, heat engineering equipment, heat and mass transfer devices for various purposes, as well as in the field of calculations, design, operation, installation, repair, modernization, testing of the main and auxiliary equipment of nuclear and thermal power plants, boilers, steam and gas turbines, heat exchangers, water treatment installations, systems for automated control of equipment operation modes, taking into account economic and environmental factors.

The department graduates work successfully at enterprises of the power machine-building complex, in power generating and power sales companies, in scientific-production and scientific-design organizations of the energy profile, in engineering firms. Comprehensive training of a thermal power engineer at our university gives opportunity to apply acquired competencies not only in the field of thermal energy but also at enterprises of the nuclear industry and non-traditional renewable energy.

The study of master students is carried out within 5 programs.

In the process of training on "Digital Control Systems for Electric Drives" program master students study automated electric drive theory, software control systems for electric drives and technological objects, converters of electrical energy parameters. Graduates of the program can be engaged in design and research of electric drives and microprocessor control systems of production mechanisms and technological complexes.

In the process of training on "Electromechanical Systems of Autonomous Objects" program master students study electrical equipment of autonomous objects, electric propulsion systems of autonomous objects, program control systems for technical systems, converters of electrical energy parameters, autonomous power plants based on renewable energy sources. Graduates of the program can be engaged in design and research of electric power systems of autonomous objects, as well as microprocessor-based automation systems.

In the process of training on "Optimization of Power Supply Systems" program master students study modern technologies of energy and resource conservation in the electric power industry, methods of analysis of power supply systems. Graduates of the program can optimize structures, parameters and operating modes of power supply systems according to technical and economic criteria.      

In the process of training on "Electrical Power Systems and Networks" program master students receive deep knowledge in the field of transmission and distribution of electricity. The program forms skills of solving problems in design, operation and management of operating modes of electrical networks of all voltage classes.

In the process of training on "Relay Protection and Automation of Electrical Power Systems" program master students study modern means of relay protection and automation, methods of controlling parameters of electrical networks, software systems for modeling electrical power systems. Graduates of the program can carry out work on design of relay protection and automation of electrical power systems, power plants and high-voltage substations with voltage of 6-1150 kV.

"Electric Power Engineering and Electrical Engineering" field of study guarantees employment in specialized design and research organizations, as well as in industries for various industrial purposes.

The program is aimed at design, construction, research, installation and operation of power machines, units, installations and their control systems.

The objects under study: machines, installations, engines and devices for production, conversion and consumption of various forms of energy, actuating devices, systems and devices for controlling operation of power machines, installations, engines, apparatus and complexes with various forms of energy conversion.

Graduates can work as leading engineers of mechanical engineering, shipbuilding, aviation and the other industrial enterprises and design bureaus, designers, technologists, testers.

"Nuclear and Thermal Power Plants" department presents "Nuclear Power Engineering and Thermal Physics" field of study for students.

Training in this area provides professional knowledge in the field of research and modeling of new physical phenomena and patterns in science-intensive areas of applied and technical physics, calculations, design, operation, installation, repair, modernization and testing of the main and auxiliary equipment of nuclear power plants, thermohydraulic and strength substantiation of NPP equipment elements. Students study atomic and nuclear physics, principles of ensuring the safety of nuclear power plants, heat and mass transfer in power equipment, turbomachines and steam generators of nuclear power plants, fuel and materials for nuclear technology, technical thermodynamics, issues of operation of nuclear power plants. The special disciplines included in the curriculum are taught by leading specialists of the nuclear industry.

The master's program "Small Nuclear Power Plants" in this field of study is carried out in English.

The department graduates work successfully at enterprises of the power machine-building complex, in power generating and power sales companies, in scientific-production and scientific-design organizations of the energy profile, in engineering firms. Comprehensive training of a thermal power engineer at our university gives opportunity to apply acquired competencies not only in the field of thermal energy but also at enterprises of the nuclear industry and non-traditional renewable energy.

The area of ​​professional activity includes deep learning of welding processes. Issues of complex development of welding processes taking into account peculiarities of related technical areas are considered; methods and tools for scientific and technical research and experimental design work in this area are studied; issues of quality control and diagnostics of welded joint states are considered; aspects of development and special welding technologies and design of original equipment for their implementation are studied; peculiarities of creating welding technological complexes, automated lines and robotic sections taking into account implementation of additional technological processes are considered.

The program is aimed at theoretical, computer and experimental research of scientific and technical problems and solving problems of applied mechanics - problems of dynamics, strength, stability, rational optimization, durability, resource, survivability, reliability and safety of machines, structures, composite structures, structures, installations, units, equipment, instruments and equipment and their elements.

The objects under study: physical and mechanical processes and phenomena, machines, structures, composite structures, installations, units, equipment, instruments and apparatus and the other objects of modern technology, various industries, fuel and energy complex, transport and construction.

Graduates can work as leading engineers for calculations and testing in the field of applied mechanics in solving problems of dynamics, strength, stability, rational optimization, durability, resource, survivability, reliability and safety of machines, structures, installations, units, equipment, instruments and apparatus.

"Automation of Technological Processes and Productions" field of study is currently gaining more and more popularity among students and employers due to staff shortage of high-level specialists for managing modern and newly designed automated enterprises.

The master's program includes study of means and methods of science and technology aimed at automating existing and creating new automated production facilities, developing and researching automation and control tools and systems for various purposes in relation to specific production conditions on the basis of domestic and international regulatory documents.

The program also includes obtaining practical skills in creation and application of algorithmic, hardware and software automation and process control systems that ensure release of high-quality, safe, competitive products and free a person from direct participation in production management processes.

While receiving education in the field of automation of technological processes and productions students study computer technologies in the field of automation and control, methods of optimization and optimal control, receive training in development of distributed computer control systems focused on modern technologies.

While studying at NNSTU future graduates take research and technological internships at different enterprises, conduct design and research work, participate in scientific and technical conferences.

The department prepares master students in mechanical processing of products and assembly of machines for various branches of mechanical engineering. Students get general scientific, engineering, special technological and design training. The course covers: theoretical foundations of mechanical engineering technologies, design of technological processes, determination of processing methods and their implementation sequence, design of flexible technological systems and devices, mathematical modeling of technological processes, effective use of computers in technological design and production, design and organization of management of manual and automated production of machine-building enterprises.

Graduates of "Mechatronics and Robotics" possess competencies in design of intelligent robotic and mechatronic technological complexes, as well as intelligent control systems for industrial robots and groups of robots. Master students study methods of conducting research work in design of robotic and mechatronic systems and complexes. The training program includes disciplines devoted to planning and conducting experimental research of complex systems, as well as modeling systems and processes. Graduates of this field of study are highly qualified specialists with unique competencies in the field of conducting research projects on design of mechatronic and robotic complexes, as well as control systems for industrial robots and groups of robots.

The electrochemical technology is widely used in all areas of the national economy and includes several areas: electroplating, electrodeposition of metals and alloys, electrochemical dimensional processing of parts, electrochemical production of magnesium, aluminum, alkali metals, development of systems of galvanic cells, batteries and electrochemical generators, electrochemical methods of hydrogen and oxygen production, chlorine, peroxide compounds, receipt and purification of almost all non-ferrous metals, protection against corrosion of products. 

The technology of natural energy carriers and carbon materials includes a combination of synthesis of new types of fuel and processing of coal-chemical raw materials, shale, oil and gas in order to obtain liquid, gaseous, solid and special fuels, artificial gaseous and liquid fuels, carbon-graphite, carbon and composite materials, semi-products of chemical industry, oils and other petrochemical products.

The objects of professional activity of graduates are creation of fundamentally environmentally friendly types of fuel and effective technologies for processing gaseous, liquid and solid fossil fuels, wood, etc., development of methods for producing carbon-graphite and carbon materials, organic compounds with polyfunctional characteristics, materials and preparations based on them.

Graduates of this direction can work at enterprises of chemical and petrochemical complexes, pharmaceutical industry, expert laboratories, research and development and design organizations.

Biotechnological developments are in great demand both in the world industry and medicine, and in private companies producing medicines, cosmetics, food products. The field of study combines knowledge in the field of biology, chemistry, mechanical engineering.

The master's program "Industrial Biotechnology and Bioengineering" is aimed at training specialists capable of managing and controlling technological process at all stages of obtaining various biotechnological products and developing technologies for obtaining new products.

The objects of professional activity of masters are: populations of microbial cells, patterns of their development and functioning, engineering aspects of ensuring the vital activity of biological objects in the process of cultivation. In the course of training students get acquainted with modern equipment and hardware design of technological processes, as well as with rules for organizing biotechnological production in accordance with modern requirements for ensuring product quality.

"Technosphere Safety" field of study includes study of issues in the field of industrial safety. Students gain knowledge on management of technosphere safety, ensuring comfortable working conditions, protection from effects of hazardous and harmful production factors.

The main areas of future professional activity of students are:

  • production area (engineering and technical, managerial, line personnel);
  • management and marketing of production sectors on labor safety issues;
  • organization and management of labor safety in industry;
  • ensuring environmental safety of modern production;
  • work in state bodies of supervision and management for production safety;
  • expertise and audit of environmental, industrial and industrial safety management systems;
  • systems of training and vocational training in occupational safety;
  • control and examination of working conditions in production;
  • work in departments of reliability, technical control and safety measures at enterprises.

Specialists in the field of safety of technological processes and production are in demand in executive authorities, in organizations providing services in the field of labor protection for a special assessment of working conditions, as specialists in service of industrial safety, labor protection and environmental safety at enterprises of mechanical engineering, energy, metallurgy of motor transport complexes, construction organizations, petrochemical and chemical industries.

"Design, Construction and Operation of Gas and Oil Pipelines and Gas and Oil Storage Facilities" profile

The program is aimed at research and development, methodology and methods of design and construction, implementation and management of technological processes and production in the fuel energy segment, including field development, transportation and storage of hydrocarbons.

The objects under study: technological processes and devices for construction, repair, reconstruction and restoration of oil and gas wells; oil and gas production, collection and preparation of well products onshore and offshore; technological processes and devices for field control and regulation of hydrocarbon recovery; technological processes and devices for pipeline transportation of oil and gas, underground gas storage; technological processes and devices for storage and sale of oil, oil products and liquefied gases.

Graduates can work as leading engineers and heads of departments of high-tech enterprises in the oil and gas industry, technologists, leading experts in monitoring compliance with safety standards.

"Equipment and Technologies of Production and Transportation of Hydrocarbons" profile (in English)

The program is aimed at scientific research methods in the field of oil and gas business.

The objects under study: advanced engineering geology, geodesy and exploration; modern technologies for development of oil and gas fields; construction and operation of offshore oil and gas fields; tankers for transportation of hydrocarbons; equipment for oil and gas complexes; drilling oil and gas wells; gas and oil pipelines and their elements.

Graduates can work as leading design engineers and heads of departments of high-tech enterprises in the oil and gas industry, technologists, leading specialists in monitoring compliance with safety standards.

The objects of professional activity of students are:

  • Modern construction materials: metallic, non-metallic, composite, intelligent, nanomaterials, coatings, polymers.
  • Technological processes of production, processing and modification of materials and products, process control systems.
  • Methods and means of technical diagnostics, experimental research and quality control of materials, computer software for processing results and obtained data, modeling behavior of materials, assessing and predicting their performance characteristics.
  • Regulatory and technical documentation, material certification systems, reporting documentation, records and protocols of experiments, documentation on safety and life safety.

Graduates are in demand at enterprises of nuclear energy, electronic, aviation, shipbuilding, chemical, oil and gas industries and small innovative enterprises as specialists in the field of technologies and technological cycles of nanomaterial production, research of their structure and properties, as well as modeling nanosystems and nanotechnology processes, as well as developers new materials and materials processing technologies.

"Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Metallurgy" program

The program is aimed at studying and mastering foundations of entrepreneurship, techniques and methods of innovation in metallurgy and procurement industries of mechanical engineering (applied innovation), acquiring professional competencies and practical experience in conducting technical and economic assessments and examinations of foundry and metallurgical technologies and specialized divisions of industrial enterprises, development and promotion of innovative projects, modernization of existing metallurgical industries.

Types of activity of graduates: production and technology, design, research.

Areas of professional activity and employment options for graduates: commercial and analytical departments, procurement and marketing departments, scientific, technical and innovation centers, management of metallurgy and mechanical engineering enterprises, small enterprises, agencies and firms, individual entrepreneurship.

"Metallurgical Processes and Resource Saving" program

The program is aimed at study and development of metallurgical processes and technologies implemented at metallurgical enterprises and in procurement industries of mechanical engineering, acquisition of professional competencies and practical experience in development of new technical solutions, their assessments and expertise for environmental safety, energy efficiency and resource consumption.

Types of activity of graduates: research, production and technology, management, design.

Areas of professional activity and employment options for graduates: research laboratories, quality services, environmental control, scientific, technical and innovation centers, design and technological bureaus, production units, management of metallurgy and mechanical engineering enterprises, small businesses and firms.

"Design, Automation and Operation of Industrial Furnaces" program

The program is aimed at study and development of thermophysical foundations of design, operation and automation of industrial furnaces operating both in metallurgical and some other industries, acquisition of professional competencies and practical experience in development of pre-design documentation and design preparation of new technical solutions related to automation of work of thermal engineering units, their assessments and expertise for environmental safety and energy efficiency.

Types of activity of graduates: research, production and technology, management, design.

Areas of professional activity and employment options for graduates: research laboratories, quality services, environmental control, scientific, technical and innovation centers, design and technological bureaus, production units, management of metallurgy and mechanical engineering enterprises, small businesses and firms.

The program is aimed at technology, organization, planning and management of technical and commercial operation of transport and transport-technological means; organization based on principles of logistics for rational interaction of modes of transport that make up the single transport system; organization of the system of relationships to ensure safety and traffic management for functioning of the transport complex.

The objects under study: public and non-public transport organizations and enterprises engaged in transportation of passengers, cargo luggage, provision of infrastructure for use, loading and unloading operations, regardless of their forms of ownership and organizational and legal forms.

Graduates can work as leading designers and leading engineers of intermodal and multimodal transport solutions, cross-logistics, leading engineers in traffic management centers, transport departments; leading logistics specialists; architects of virtual transport systems; smart road designers; engineers for organization of transport processes, transportation in transport companies.

The program is aimed at transport, construction, agricultural and special mechanical engineering, equipment operation.

The objects under study: cars, tractors, motorcycles; car and tractor trailers; ground transport and technological vehicles with combined power plants, multipurpose tracked vehicles; multipurpose wheeled vehicles; unmanned vehicles.

Graduates can work as leading transport engineers, leading design engineers, leading test engineers, machine builders, leading experts in vehicle diagnostics, engineering production technologists.

The program is aimed at fields of science and technology associated with operation and repair of transport and transport-technological machines for various purposes, their units, systems and elements and their service.

The objects under study: systems and processes of technical operation, repair and technical service of transport and transport-technological machines for various purposes, their units, systems and elements, programs, organizational, technical and technological processes of testing and servicing transport and transport-technological machines for various purposes, their units, systems and elements.

Graduates can work as managers and leading engineers in transport departments; engineers for organization of technical maintenance of vehicles at enterprises; leading engineers for organization of transport processes, maintenance and repair of automatic telephone exchanges; architects of virtual transport systems; leading service specialists of dealerships, workshop designers.

The program is aimed at research, design and construction of marine (river) engineering structures, underwater means of sea development and the other means of ocean engineering.

The objects under study: icebreakers and ships designed to perform various types of icebreaking operations in order to maintain navigation in freezing pools; supply vessels, vessels of Arctic navigation categories designed for independent navigation with or without icebreaker assistance.

Graduates can work at design enterprises and shipyards as engineers, designers, technologists, leading specialists.

The feature of the program is development of the concept of total quality management (TQM) in the direction of digital production. It helps to form the process approach to the product life cycle which ensures effective product support at all stages of the product life cycle. The achievement of this goal is ensured by the ability of graduates to solve such problems as development of the process model of organizations as the network of interacting processes; use of quality management tools to organize continuous improvement of processes and products/services; implementation of measures to improve activities of the organization.

The graduates have competencies that allow them to make sound technical decisions, as well as training in the field of management, ensuring implementation of quality management principles in the process of production activities and in the process of its reengineering.

The professional activity of graduates of this direction is characterized by using of principles, methods and means of system analysis, management and modeling of production processes in order to determine their effectiveness. At the same time on the basis of system engineering methods the complex of versatile requirements is being developed, implementation of which is possible within the framework of new disciplines that are combined into requirements of engineering. Achieving this goal is ensured by preparing graduates for solving key production problems based on digital production in the form of automated systems.

The ability to solve these problems is based on competencies in the areas of creating products and technological processes of their production; organization of logistics activities, decision-making systems.

The graduates have basic training that helps them to make informed technical decisions both in the field of product design and technological processes and in the field of material flow taking into account the competencies of digital production.

The area of professional activity involves development and commercialization of innovation and investment projects based on scientific and technical developments, commissioning and development of design capacities, management of development of complex projects at all stages and stages of work.

Master students solve the following main professional problems:

  • organization and control of implementation of research work in accordance with thematic plans;
  • organization of production and product promotion of innovative projects, its support and service;
  • implementation of measures to promote new products to the market.

Graduates can work as project and process leaders:

  • at enterprises of various industries in the field of innovation;
  • in scientific research and experimental design organizations;
  • in state and municipal authorities;
  • in banks and specialized credit and financial institutions.

The area of professional activity includes possession of tools for rational and effective using of information resources for managing of PR projects and implementing of effective communications.

Master students solve the following main professional problems:

  • organization and coordination of advertising agency activities;
  • management and maintenance of PR-projects;
  • design of media work;
  • development of slogans for brands or advertising campaigns;
  • creating and maintaining of favorable images;
  • promotion of brands of products, services or ideas to the market;
  • promoting of companies, brands or products on social networks.

Graduates can work as:

  • copywriters;
  • PR managers;
  • advertising managers;
  • art directors;
  • creative directors.