• The University of Mines is Russia’s oldest
    higher education school devoted
    to engineering. It was founded
    on October 21 OS (November 1 NS) 1773
    by Empress Catherine II. Thus the brainchild
    of Peter the Great and Mikhail Lomonosov
    to train Russian specialists
    for mining was materialized.

  • The University has unique research
    facilities. Research in the field of main
    issues in developing country resource
    portfolio, rational use of mineral
    resources, development of advanced
    mining and processing technologies
    is carried out.

  • The University of Mines in Saint-Petersburg
    is one of the exemplary higher
    education institutions in Russia.
    It is one of the educational leaders
    both in Europe and in the world.
    V.V. Putin.

  • The number of students
    is more than 16 500.
    We educate students at 9 faculties
    with 71 specializations,
    46 of them are in bachelor’s degrees
    and 17 are in master’s degrees.














Monday, 14 April, 2014
Representatives of the mining enterprise OJSC "Apatite" held a meeting with students of the University of Mines. Similar events are held twice a year in the framework of cooperation between the National University of Mineral Resources (The University of Mines) and CJSC "Fosagro."
Monday, 14 April, 2014
On April 10, 2014 XV Kazakhstan International Exhibition called "Education and Career" was held in Almaty, Republic of Kazakhstan.
Sunday, 13 April, 2014
University of Mines hosted the final stage of 5th annual Research and practice conference “The hopes of tomorrow’s Russia”. The participants were 170 students of School No 569 of Nevsky district of St. Petersburg.
Sunday, 13 April, 2014
42nd International exhibition of innovations was held in PalExpo Convention centre, Geneva, under the auspices of Federal Administration and Federal Council of Switzerland and Geneva City Council.
Friday, 11 April, 2014
The International research and practice conference called “Facilities and Technology of Remote Sensing of Earth from Space in Science, Education and Business" completed in the University of Mines
Wednesday, 9 April, 2014
The University of Mines held the IV Conference of Miners of North-West Federal district. 68 delegates and government authorities have discussed the most pressing problems facing the industry and its future development.
Monday, 7 April, 2014
Traditionally the forum taking place at the University of Mines is considered to be a platform for young people who are going to continue training as postgraduate students and dedicate their future life to scientific activity.
Thursday, 3 April, 2014
On April 2, 2014 the VII Russian-German mineral resources conference "Sustainable and innovative mineral resources policy. Partnership in modern conditions" was held in the International congress center of Dresden.
Wednesday, 2 April, 2014
Selected team of the University of Mines has won the championship in Jiu Jitsu among the universities of St. Petersburg. It was attended by 135 athletes who represented 16 institutions of the city.
Wednesday, 2 April, 2014
The opening ceremony of the All-Russian scientific conference competition of students of the final year took place in the University of Mines. 
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Vladimir Litvinenko and Arkady Dvorkovich. VII Russian-German mineral resources conference "Sustainable and innovative mineral resources policy. Partnership in modern conditions"


International Forum-Contest for students and young researchers
International Research-to-Practice Conference "Innovative Planning and Management Systems in Transport and Mechanical Engineering"
International Research-to-Practice Conference "Innovative Trends in the Design of Mining Enterprises"


17 Mar 2014 - 23 May 2014
Advanced Training and Refresher Courses