Educational Environment

Educational Environment

Under a motto "Research, Innovative and Entrepreneurial" ITMO University promotes promising directions of science which is reflected in the cycle of a master's or post-graduate students in the framework of their study programs. A main feature of developed programs is active students' participation in R&D, financed from research grants (from both EC & Russian sponsoring organizations, and contracts with industry). 

In this context, the leading organizations in such projects are eScience Research Institute, Institute of Design and Urban Studies and Institute of Translational Medicine, as currently the focus is shifted to BigData processing, Modeling and Simulation, Smart Cities and DSS for various applications. These units create a multidisciplinary learning environment (research equipment, cloud resources, access to supercomputers, FabLabs, starts-ups) which aims to diversify of a set of students' skills, provide a solid basis in Life and Exact Sciences, along with the conditions to stipulate motivational, intellectual, aesthetic, communicative skills of our graduates.