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Ghanian SPE lecturer at USTU

From 31st March till 1st April, 2017 USTU was visited by the chief editor of  «SPE TIMES», Russian State University of Oil and Gas named after I. M. Gubkin, SPE lecturer, senior member of the organizing committee of the world oil youth council and a young specialist at Lukoil International (Ghana) Riverson Oppong. His main aim of the visit was to have a training and lecture program. The lecture took place in the big physics auditorium at 12 pm whiles the training program was in the small conference hall at the business incubator at 5 pm.


Representatives of U.S. Embassy visited USTU

On 16th March, 2017 the delegation of the U.S. Embassy in Moscow visited USTU. It consisted of three people: Chief Specialist of the Diplomatic Mission on Energy Issues - Justin Berg, Second secretary of the Political Section - Neil Gipson and Senior Specialist of the Economical Section - Vladimir Medoev.

The main aim of their visit was, first of all, acquaintance with the university complex and USTU experience in cooperation with product companies, as well as discussion in different areas of partnership.


Learning Russian in the U.S.: Russian Club at Lewis and Clark College in Portland, Oregon

Every Thursday at 5 pm at the International Department our Fulbright teaching assistant from the USA, Sarah (Scout) Mills, organizes the English club for Russian and international students. She told the Intarntional Department that she had a similar club during her study at Lewis and Clark College, but it was called Russian club. She would like to share her story about Russian club with you as well.


USTU promo video now in Spanish!

Now we have our promo video in Spanish! Everyone should watch it!


Olympiad in Russian among international students

On 21st February, 2017 the 5th All-Russian Olympiad in the Russian language among international students of Russian universities was completed in the Ural State University of Economics (Yekaterinburg, USUE). The event was attended by 210 international students from 50 countries, 36 regions of Russia and 67 universities.




Through USTU departments

For two weeks, from 7th February to 16th February, several excursions were held for international students of the preparatory course on which they are studying the Russian language to the end of July. Despite the fact that there is not much time till the entrance exams start, not all international students have made up their mind and still have doubts on what direction to continue their education at USTU.


The first university news in English is released!

Yahoo! Congratulations to us! The first news in English is released! Everyone must watch it at:


The first AIS meeting at USTU

Upon the opening of the Association of International Students (AIS), Ukhta branch, a meeting was held on February 3, 2016 at the big physics auditorium to inform the international students about the association, their aims and the benefits international students gain from being a part of this association.


USTU Fulbrighter at Moscow Seminar

Last week, 25-27 January 2017, the Fulbright Program held its annual Mid-Year Enrichment Seminar in Moscow for participants program in Russia. All current Fulbright Scholars, including English teaching assistants, research grantees, and visiting scholars, were in attendance. For the majority of participants the end of January marks the midway point in theirs grants, and thus the seminar is an opportunity for Fulbrighters to share their experiences and brainstorm ways to improve their work in the common months.