Dear partners and friends!
University’s cooperation with leading enterprises of energy complex is,undoubtedly, one of the most important aspects of the institution. Financial support is not the only advantage of this collaboration, it also means a solid scientific tie-up, high rate of grads and undergrads employment, professional training of the teaching staff, and students, etc.
Annually, the University signs student exchange treaties and work contracts, conducts workshops and meetings. In 2011, the university received a status of an institution officially supported by "Gazprom" in the framework of the Innovative Development Program, which lasts until 2020. Cooperation agreements include the following companies: JSC «Northern MN», OOO «Gazprom Transgaz Ukhta», LLC «LUKOIL-Komi» , branch of LLC «VNIIGAZ» in Ukhta, LLC «PechorNIPIneft», JSC «Giprogaztsentr»; continued cooperation with «RN-Severnaya Neft», OOO «Gazprom drilling», branch «Ukhta drilling», «Zarubezhneft», OOO «IC» RUSVIETPETRO «, LLC» LUKOIL-Ukhtaneftepererabotka, etc.
These companies are actively involved in the financial-technical development of USTU, in the alteration and refinement of the departments and training laboratory facilities. The University operates a number of laboratories named after partner organizations: OJSC «AK» Transneft «, LLC» VNIIGAZ «, OJSC» LUKOIL «, OOO» Gazprom Transgaz Ukhta «,» RN-Severnaya Neft «, OOO» Gazprom recycling «,» LUKOIL — Ukhtaneftepererabotka «renovated, furnished and equipped with first-class facilities.
Leading organizations of the fuel and energy complex assist in providing social support to students such as the awarding the most successful students educational grants, donating money to orphanages and special - needs centers, students recruiting for scientific conferences, offering student internships and subsequent job placements .
The University offer students internships according to their speciality and the range of vacancies the enterprises possess at the moment. Study tours and excursions to city’s organizations and their industrial facilities are provided regularly.Afterwards, university students elaborate thesis projects according to the topics requested by the organization.
Highly qualified organizations’ specialists are actively recruited to conduct training sessions with students and personnel of the University. They are reviewing degree projects and thesis before the National Certification Commission evaluates the candidate.
The University carries out scientific research and experimental design work, as well as scientific and technical expertise of the projects ordered and themed by companies, provides scientific training to the organizations’ employees through postgraduate and doctorate USTU programs.
The University operates a Training Institute, where employees of industrial enterprises and organizations of the city and the country are retrained. Educational services have been provided to more than 100 companies and organizations, mostly of the oil, gas and construction industries.
A regional student work camp «Northerner» successfully operates every year in various regions of the country and enables participation in the industrial construction for the leading industrial companies of Russia. Students gain valuable professional experience in various production facilities of companies: «RN-Severnaya Neft», «LUKOIL-Komi», «Stroytransgas», LLC «Stroyinvest Komi», LLC «Usinskgeoneft», LLC «Usinsk communal service», JSC «Uralmontazhavtomatika.»