Established in 1942, I.I. Polzunov Altai State Technical University (Алтайский Государственный Технический Университет) is one of the largest Russian standards higher education institution situated in Barnaul, Altai Krai. AltSTU is named after the famous Barnaul inventor; Ivan Polzunov. The University is officially accredited by the Russian Federation’s Ministry of Education and Science. The university serves many programs to the students whether it is part time, full time, extramural or distant education. The courses offered in Polzunov Altai State Technical University are officially recognized higher learning degrees such as bachelor’s degree, master degree, pre-bachelor degrees, and doctorate degrees in assorted areas of study. The entrance range of students in AltSU is 90 to 98% making it the least selective Russian higher education institution.
The university has 9,211 students out of which 74 percent are undergraduate and 26 percent are Post graduate. Also there over 500 international students who came all over to Russia for study, out of which 91 percent are undergraduate and 9 percent are graduate. Around two hundred students acquire their degrees per annum and achieve senior positions in state and private companies. The University is one of the leading places of southern division of Siberia.
University is a major science hub that carries out various researches in applied fundamental, technical, natural and economic spheres. AltSU offers many postgraduate degrees in earth science, technical sciences, physics, mathematics, history, economics, biology, philosophy, pedagogy etc.
Altai State Technical University has 12 faculties, institute for supplementary learning, 14 academic institutes from which 2 have been recognized to be the top scholar schools of Russia, 4 scientific research institutes with more than 30 functional research centers and research laboratories in which 15 of SB RAS joint laboratories, science museums network and a library having the compilation of more than 1 million units.
The number faculty members in the University is more than 2,500, out of which 1,000 teaching staff members & scientific workers, as well as 4 academicians and 3 consequent associates of RAS, 576 contestants of Science and 139 Doctors.
The university offers various facilities of the AltSU students that include 7 university buildings, hostels, computing center, publishing house, a large methodical library, student clubs, a theater, precautionary clinic, sports and rest camp and also a skiing lodge. Altai State Technical University also served a number of academic and non-academic amenities and financial aids scholarships, exchange programs as well as administrative services.
Faculties at AltSU
- Faculty of Food and Chemical Industry
- Faculty of Economics and Management
- Faculty of Automobiles and Tractors
- Faculty of Human Education
- Faculty of Natural Science
- Faculty of Information Technologies
- Faculty of Social Communication and Tourism
- Faculty of Energetic
- Faculty of Architecture and Design
- Faculty of Textile and Light Industry
- Faculty of Innovative Machinery Technologies
- Faculty of Construction Technologies
Tuition Fee: 1,500 -2,000 USD (yearly)
Hostel Fee: 30 – 50 USD (per month)
Tourist Places near Altai State Technical University, Russia
- Military-Historical Museum
- Turin Mountain Art Salon
- Monument to Altay emigrators
- Chapel of the Holy Martyr Tatiana
- Barnaul Planetarium
- Monument to Victor Tsoi
- Nicholas Church
- Universum Art Gallery
Hotels near Altai State Technical University
- Barnaul hotel
- Altai Hotel
- Hotel-22, апарт-отель
- Fedorov ApartHotel
- Hotel Centralny Barnaul
- Absolyut Mini-Otel’ V Barnaule
- Hotel Prestige