We offer you a great opportunity of a serious studying session at our famous University combined with having fun in our wonderful city!

Get to know more about International Polytechnic Summer School!

International Polytechnic Summer School 2021 will be held in a mixed format in 3 available options:

Option 1 - online.

Option 2 - hybrid. Russia resumed international air and railway service with the countries listed here.

Therefore, a hybrid format of summer school is offered to students holding citizenship of the states mentioned in the list – they can join any online summer course for (avg) 135 euro per week (+4000 Rub for reg. fee) but come to St. Petersburg to take touristic advantages for the duration of the program and attend online classes at their dormitory/hostel.

*The list is regularly updated according to the amending documents of the decree of the Government of the Russian Federation dated 16.03.2020 №635-r.

Option 3 – tailor-made. We may also arrange a tailor-made on-campus program for a group of minimum 10 students holding nationality of the countries Russia resumed international air and railway service with.

Discounts for summer programs tuition fee in 2021:

- If you take 2 programs in one season you get a 10% discount per each course;

- If you take 3 or more programs in one season you get a 15% discount per each course;

- If you are an alumni of any previous course in the last 5 years you get a 10% discount for any summer program;

- If you are an SPbPU student you get a 20% discount for any summer course;

- If you are a student of any other Russian university you get a 15% discount for any summer program.

Summer School
Summer School
Intelligent Systems (Module 1)
Sep 1 - Jan 31, 2021
Intelligent Systems (Module 2)
Feb 7 - Jun 30, 2022

What is the International Polytechnic Summer School?

  • European standards

    All the summer school programs are developed according to the European requirements and can be recognized as a period abroad. Upon successful completion of the course students receive SPbPU certificate with courses, ECTS credits and grades specification.

  • Outstanding professors of SPbPU and partner universities

    Outstanding professors will challenge you to explore the theme and increase your knowledge of the subject. Study methods emphasize student’s active participation and involvement. Case studies, group discussions, field trips and study visits are an integral part of the learning process in addition to lectures.

  • Friendly tutor students

    University administration and Russian tutor students will make the stay of visiting students pleasant, comfortable and safe and will help them to settle in and explore St.Petersburg.

  • Majestic city

    St. Petersburg is considered to be one of the world’s most beautiful cities and has everything for the unforgettable travel experience: marvelous sights, rich cultural traditions, eventful nightlife. Summer School is held in the period of famous White Nights that cannot leave anyone indifferent.

General Info

  • Accommodation

    With our friendly community you may explore fantastic on-campus life and everyday outside activities! The university’s campus is located between 4 metro stations, and all of them are 15-20 minutes far from the city center.

    All our guests are offered with double or triple accommodation in an apartment with shared facilities and a kitchen in the comfortable student dormitory. All the apartments are equipped with a bed, bedside table, desk, chairs, wardrobe, curtains, and bed clothes. There are an electric heating board, a refrigerator, a table, chairs, and a microwave in the kitchen. There are also limited free wi-fi zones in the dormitory lobbies.

  • Meals

    The following catering options are available:

    • self-catering at SPbPU canteens;
    • ordering meals for groups in the IIEP (SPbPU Institute of International Educational Programs) dining hall (at the preliminary request).
  • Extra Cultural Activities

    We offer our students a number of extracurricular activities and excursions included in the basic program and a few more additionally for extra price. Saint-Petersburg is famous all over the world not only for its marvelous palaces, monuments and museums, but also for its beautiful surroundings. We suggest you taking a full-day guided tours to Peterhof, Tsarskoye selo (Pushkin), Novgorod etc.

    Extra Cultural Activities
    Extra Cultural Activities
    Extra Cultural Activities
  • Admissions

    Individual students are required to send their applications to the program coordinator via e-mail. For the partner universities sending the group of students (the minimum size of group is 8 persons) the program can be modified (upon preliminary request). In such case the number of courses, syllabi, cultural program and the back up services should be fixed by a separate agreement.

Age and prerequisites. Students under 18 can be admitted to the program only in case they come in a group with a teacher. Students over 18 can be admitted either in a group or individually. Previous educational background and other requirements depend on the program.

  • Application Procedure
    1. Create an account in our Online Admission System HERE
    2. Fill in the Personal Profile form in your account:
    3. Fill in the Application form
    4. Fill in the Housing Form
    5. Fill in the Cultural Activities Form
    Application documents:

    - Scanned copy of international passport (for non-EU citizens passport should be valid for more than 18 months after the program beginning)

    - Your JPEG photo 3*4 cm

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Summer School
Summer School

Department of International Educational Programs

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