Level of education: Bachelor programmes

Type of instruction: Full-time

Duration: 4 years

Language of instruction: English and  Russian


Main educational courses

  • Higher Mathematics
  • Mathematical Analysis
  • Mechanics
  • Probability Theory 
  • Electrodynamics
  • Fundamentals of Solid State Physics
  • Statistical Physics and Thermodynamics
  • Physical Mechanics of Continuous Media 
  • Thermal Physics and Natural Convection
  • Methods of Computational Physics
  • Practical Training. Teamwork I
  • Practical Training. Engineering Physics
  • Fundamentals of Building Finite Element Models and Solving Hydrodynamic Problems
  • Fundamentals of Creating 3D Models
  • ANSYS as an Instrument for Solving Engineering Problems
  • Solution of Research and Engineering Problems Using MATLAB Software Package
  • Simulation of Physical Processes and Performing of Engineering Computations Using COMSOL Software Package
  • Simulation of Electrical Systems and Devices Using Simulink
  • Object-Oriented Programming in Physics
  • Techniques for Digital Signal and Image Processing
  • Methods for Planning and Conducting Engineering Experiment
  • Laboratory in Experimental Physics
  • Statistical Analysis of Test Results

Our advantages

  • The bachelor’s programme ‘Engineering-oriented Physics’ is designed to train specialists for modern high-tech enterprises operating in the priority areas of the development of science and technology and industry in Russia
  • The programme is developed together with long-term employers to train graduates of St Petersburg University
  • The training is based on the combination of fundamental education with practical work in academic and research laboratories, as well as at the enterprises of potential employers
  • Students study the methods of processing and transmitting information in depth. They also learn about the modern methods for solving engineering and applied problems using world-class software systems

International relations

  • The Université de Poitiers (France)
  • The University of Seville (Spain)
  • The Gdynia Maritime University (Poland)
  • McMaster University (Canada)


The programme trains specialists for modern high-tech enterprises with research-intensive world-class production conducting R&D in engineering and applied physics and introducing new cutting-edge technologies and devices through the methods and approaches of applied mathematics and physics.  

Key positions: design engineer, head of design engineering department, R&D specialist, specialist in computer-aided design of technological processes.

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