With more than 100 years of history of excellence today, Polytechnic University is the largest technical university in Russia. It is a major scientific and educational complex with well-developed infrastructure of scientific and innovative research and highly qualified specialists training.
More than 40 specialized laboratories, 30 research, educational, production and engineering centers, Supercomputing center, immense patent base, techno park, youth center of scientific and technological creativity are essential parts of the innovative ecosystem of the university, allowing it to keep leading positions in Russian and international rankings.
University alumni include famous Nobel Prize winners, such as Pyotr Kapitsa, prominent nuclear physicists and atomic weapon designers such as (Yulii Khariton, Nikolay Dukhov), world-class aircraft designers and aerospace engineers, such as (Yulii Khariton, Oleg Antonov, Nikolai Polikarpov and Georgy Beriev). The university offers academic programs to Bachelor, Masters and Doctorate degree levels.