Science at NNSTU

NNSTU has a significant scientific and innovative potential covering almost the entire spectrum of industries of the industrial complex of the Nizhny Novgorod region and the Volga Federal District. The university takes part in work carried out within the framework of all the major competitions initiated by the Government of the Russian Federation.

The main areas of scientific research correspond to the strategy of scientific and technological development of the Russian Federation and the list of critical technologies of the Russian Federation and are concentrated in the field of nuclear power engineering, ground transport systems, mechanical engineering, electric power engineering, shipbuilding, chemistry, nanotechnologies, material science, radio electronics and radar systems, information and control systems, economic security.

In terms of scientific research NNSTU is among the 100 leading scientific organizations in Russia

30 research laboratories and research and educational centers
The annual volume of performed R&D is more than
1 billion rubles
More than 150 research projects annually
50 dissertations annually
More than 100 researchers
Experts of the Russian Foundation for Basic Research, Russian Science Foundation, scientific and technical councils of federal target programs, working groups in areas of scientific and technical initiative and a number of technological platforms, working groups of Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation, advisory and expert bodies of state power and local self-government of the Nizhny Novgorod region, Trade and Industrial Chamber of the Nizhny Novgorod region
200 scientific monographs, textbooks and study guides annually
80 protection documents for results of intellectual activity annually
More than
scientific publications and articles annually