Level of education: Aspirantura programme

Type of instruction: Full-time

Duration: 4 years

Language of instruction: English and Russian

Main academic courses

  • Radioastrometry
  • Analytical Methods of Celestial Mechanics
  • Modern Astronomy: Methods, Achievements, Challenges
  • Atmospheric Physics for Astronomers (in English)
  • Equilibrium Figures of Celestial Bodies
  • Astrometry and Celestial Mechanics
  • Astrophysics and Stellar Astronomy
  • Nonnumerical Programming in Problems of Celestial Mechanics
  • Statistical Physics of Systems with Long-Range
  • Advanced Geodynamics (in English)
  • Space Geodesy (in English)

Resource opportunities for research

  • Telescopes of St Petersburg University
  • The Computing Centre of St Petersburg University
  • The Library of the Astronomy Department

Our advantages

  • The programme provides training of highly qualified specialists in the field of astronomy, physics and mathematics.