Cooperation with a new agent

Ukhta State Technical University is delighted to inform that recently we signed the cooperation agreement with the recruitment agency Flyborder, which will attract students from Nigeria to study at USTU.

Over the years, Flyborder has been co-working and representing USTU in Nigeria. Now our organizations set up formal collaboration, which will last for 5 years.

Internship at the International Barents Secretariat

09.11.2017 to 17.11.2017

The International Barents Secretariat invites students and young professionals from Finland, Norway, Sweden and the Barents part of Russia to be part of the secretariat’s team as interns for the spring period 2018, approximately from 1 February.

Application deadline is 17 November, 2017.

Please find more information at: http://www.barentscooperation.org/en/About/International-Barents-Secretariat/Internship

Internship at Oulu University of Applied Sciences (Finland)

09.11.2017 to 15.11.2017

Oulu University of Applied Sciences' International Services is offering a traineeship placement for next spring.

The application deadline is 15 November, 2017.

Further information on the available place is in the attached placement offer form below.


A USTU representative took part in the Barents Plus Program meeting

From 31st October to 1st November, a meeting of the representatives of Norwegian and Russian universities participating in the Barents Plus international program was held in the city of Narvik (Norway), on the campus of the University of Tromsø - Arctic University of Norway. Ukhta State Technical University was represented at the meeting by the head of the international department Anton Grigoriev.

Global Undergraduate Exchange Program (Global UGRAD)

03.11.2017 to 31.12.2017

About the Program

The Global Undergraduate Exchange Program (also known as the Global UGRAD Program) provides one semester scholarships to outstanding undergraduate students from around the world for non-degree full-time study combined with community service, professional development, and cultural enrichment in USA.

Program Length


Republican ethno forum "We are Russians. The common destiny is a single union"

On 31st October, 2017 in the Finno-Ugric ethnopark in the village of Yb in the Syktyvdinsky district  a national ethno forum "We are Russians. The common destiny is a single union" was held. It gathered together about 200 people: members of national-cultural and patriotic associations, public figures, representatives of republican and municipal authorities, student youth.


Greetings from Norway!

In Russia we say that it is better to see once than hear a hundred times. Well, just watch how our exchange student Olga Akulova is spending one semester at University of Tromso in Norway.


The video meeting with the Embassy of Venezuela in Russia

Yesterday, on 26th October, 2017, at 11am  a video meeting between representatives of the Embassy of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela in the Russian Federation, headed by Ambassador Carlos Rafael Faria Tortosa,  with representatives of the USTU was held at the international department. Among participants from USTU there was Vice-Rector for External Affairs, Adviser of the rectorate G. V. Korshunov, Head of the International Department A. N. Grigoriev, Director of Institute of Geology, Oil and Gas Production and Pipeline Transportation N. P.


Meeting with representatives of the embassy of the Republic of Cameroon

During the World Festival of Youth and Students, which took place in Sochi from 15th October to 22nd October, 2017, a number of working meetings were held. USTU met with diplomatic representatives, as well as youth and students of countries participating in the Festival.


Ecology seminar: Mitigating climate change

On Monday, 16th October, Ecology and Natural Resource Management department organized a seminar with Finnish student Siiri Söyrinki, who currently works as an intern at the international department. Siiri studies in Environmental Change and Policy master program at University of Helsinki and is interested in solving environmental problems. The theme of seminar was mitigating climate change in Finnish energy sector as Siiri is looking forward to exploring the subject in her master thesis. Students and professors from ecology department took part in the seminar.