Health and Safety

Kalashnikov Izhevsk State Technical University provides vast opportunities to improve health, as well as to go in for sports. Health services for students and employees are provided by the university polyclinic and health center. There is also a sports center for 100 persons located in the pine forest outside Izhevsk on the bank of the river Kama with 16 summer houses and 1 winter house. It also has a canteen providing 3 meals a day, sport grounds for football, volleyball, basketball and badminton, as well as a sauna.

The safety of international students of Kalashnikov ISTU is provided by Department of Complex Safety. Its personnel supervised by Vice-Rector for Security and Regime arrange and conduct meetings with international students on safe stay on the territory of the Russian Federation with the participation of representatives of Department of Internal Affairs, acquaint them with the rules of accommodation in the hostel and campus. The pass entry system to the university objects has been introduced. The campus territory is safeguarded by representatives of police, student security squad «Rys» («lynx») and Department of Complex Safety. All buildings in the campus are equipped with automatic fire alarm systems, fire extinguishers and smoke ventilation systems. Besides, all university buildings and hostels are equipped with video surveillance systems. 

University Campus

The university campus is located in picturesque outskirts of Izhvesk near the park and forestry area. It comprises 8 educational buildings, 6 students’ hostels, palace of culture «Integral», health center, polyclinic, stadium, swimming pool, etc. The students live in comfortable hostels with cooking and laundry facilities, where they can work in computer rooms, as well as relax after studies. They have their meals in the hostels, and canteens and snack bars on campus.

Kalashnikov ISTU has all the necessary sporting facilities for students and employees: sport halls, tennis court, stadium, ski center, gyms, aerobics halls, a brand new swimming pool and sauna. Sport days and various competitions form an integral part of students’ life. Every year on May 2-9 the run organized by Kalashnikov ISTU and Belorussian National Technical University dedicated to the Victory Day is held.  

There is also a Palace of Culture «Integral» for entertainment. It houses the well-known university municipal theatre «Young Man» – the winner of many competitions and festivals, rock-club «Integral», jazz band, vocal studio «Rec.time». It hosts many students’ amusement festivities as well, such as intellectual and entertaining games Balda, multiple faculty parties and discos. In estate-museum of Peter Tchaikovsky in Votkinsk a cultural and educational center of Kalashnikov ISTU has been founded.

Kalashnikov Izhevsk State Technical University in rankings

Webometrics

January 2012 – 103 position among 1,776 Russian universities.

January 2014 – 157 position among 1,200 Russian universities.

July 2014 – 170 position among 1,113 Russian universities.

January 2015 – 191 position among 1,531 Russian universities.

July 2015 – 177 position among 1,484 Russian universities.

GWC

On the results of 2013 and 2014 Kalashnikov ISTU was among world leading universities and took 342 and 345 positions, respectively.

ARES

On the results of 2013 Kalashnikov ISTU was number 19 among 58 Russian universities and was placed in group А (top level of world universities), and on the results of 2014 and 2015 Kalashnikov ISTU was in position «ВВ+» and took 50 place among 100 Russian universities participated in the ranking.

Expert RA of CIS universities

2014 – ranking class «Е» (quite high level of education).

Expert RA

On the results of 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 Kalashnikov ISTU was among TOP-100 Russian universities with the following results:

2012 – 66; 2013 – 71; 2014 – 65; 2015 – 69.

National ranking of universities («Echo of Moscow» and «Interfax»)

2013/2014 academic year – 143 position among 161 universities.

2014/2015 academic year – 186 position among 209 universities.

QS

In 2014 году Kalashnikov ISTU was among 300 best universities of BRICS countries and took 201+ position. This became possible due to the efforts of administrative and teaching personnel and students of our university.

Deadlines for submitting documents

Documents are submitted as follows:

  • foreign nationals and stateless persons to be enrolled based on referrals issued by the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation – in the period fixed by the Ministry;

  • foreign nationals and stateless persons to be enrolled on budget:
    - in the period from 16 June till 10 July – bachelor and engineer programs;
    - in the period from 16 June till 4 July – master programs;

  • foreign nationals and stateless persons to be enrolled on a commercial basis:
    - in the period from 16 June till 15 August – bachelor and engineer programs;
    - in the period from 16 June till 3 September – master programs.

Publishing house

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ISTU Publishing House was formed from the office of editing and publishing and printing department in 1994.

The Publishing House plays a significant role in ensuring a qualitative educational process since it was formed in order to implement necessity in publication of textbooks, training manuals, educational and methodological materials, article collections, ISTU scientists’ monographs and other scientific and technical literature.

The Publishing House is a major structural unit of the University consisting of the editorial office, prepress group, printing office, service center and bookshop.

The main activity categories of the ISTU Publishing House are:

  • editing (correction of spelling and punctuation errors; adjusting of text elements in accordance with the requirements of the standards; correction of logical, actual, stylistic and other errors);
  • technical processing of the author’s original (text markup);
  • desktop publishing and preparation of the publication dummy layout for printing;
  • image (illustration) scanning;
  • information output on paper and film carrier via printer;
  • processing of the text and image information via a professional scanner with the use of high-powered computers and the advanced software;
  • offset printing (paper sizes A2, A3);
  • bookbinding services: paperback, hardcover;
  • stamping of the text with foil of different colors;
  • lamination;
  • production of business cards, pocket, wall, quarterly calendars on springs with client’s output or advertising data;
  • prompt copying.

The production basis of the printing office includes modern equipment for printing and postpress processing of book products: chopper with computer control, gilding press, bending machine, squeeze molding machine, “stitcher”, laminator, equipment for seamless bonding, and others.

Type of publications issued by ISTU Publishing House:

  • Educational publications (training manuals);
  • Scientific publications (monographs, collections of papers and abstracts of reports, conference proceedings);
  • Periodical publications (journals: “Bulletin of Kalashnikov ISTU”, “Socio-Economic Management: Theory and Practice”, “Mathematical Models and Information Technologies in Organization of Production”, “Intellectual Systems in Manufacturing”);
  • Art publishing (literary and art and documentary publications);
  • Other production (B / W and full-color newspapers, letterhead, brochures, business cards, posters) to A2 paper size;

Contact us

Director: Osipova Galina Aleksandrovna

Address: 426069, Udmurt Republic, Izhevsk,

         7, Studencheskaya Street, Room 124
           Tel./fax: +7 (3412) 77-10-75
           E-mail: izdat@istu.ru

Library

P1160033Kalashnikov ISTU library was founded in 1952. It is the largest technical library in the Udmurt Republic. Its role in educational process – to assist the university in educational activities and research, in training highly skilled specialists and education humanization.

Today the library consists of 12 departments, 2 branches and 22 departmental offices. It contains material and information relevant to the whole range of courses at the university. Over 20,000 users annually get over 800,000 copies of scientific books, textbooks and teaching aids, on CDs as well, and over 300 titles of periodicals. Every day the library serves nearly 1,000 readers in 6 circulation departments, 7 reading rooms, 3 computer rooms.

The electronic catalog of the library comprises 14 databases with over 500,000 entries. The library LAN is integrated into the university network with Internet access. The readers can use the information services center with DED (document electronic delivery) sector and get access to dissertation database, as well as to operate copying machines, scanners and printers.

The library staff is 60 persons providing informational and bibliographical, as well as cultural and educational services. They actively participate in workshops and conferences in Izhevsk and neighboring regions. The work of the library is aimed at the support of educational process and researches with modern information resources and potential development.

Student & Cultural Life and Sprots

The university campus is located in picturesque outskirts of Izhvesk near the park and forestry area. It comprises 8 educational buildings, 6 students’ hostels, palace of culture “Integral”, health center, polyclinic, stadium, swimming pool, etc. The students live in comfortable hostels with cooking and laundry facilities, where they can work in computer rooms, as well as relax after studies. They have their meals in the hostels, and canteens and snack bars on campus.

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There are vast opportunities to improve health, as well as to go in for sports. Health services for students and employees are provided by the university polyclinic and health center. There is also a sports center for 100 persons located in the pine forest outside Izhevsk on the bank of the river Kama with 16 summer houses and 1 winter house. It also has a canteen providing 3 meals a day, sport grounds for football, volleyball, basketball and badminton, as well as a sauna.

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Kalashnikov ISTU has all the necessary sporting facilities for students and employees: sport halls, tennis court, stadium, ski center, gyms, aerobics halls, a brand new swimming pool and sauna. Sport days and various competitions form an integral part of students’ life. Every year on May 2-9 the run organized by Kalashnikov ISTU and Belorussian National Technical University dedicated to the Victory Day is held.

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There is also a Palace of Culture “Integral” for entertainment. It houses the well-known university municipal theatre “Young Man” – the winner of many competitions and festivals, rock-club “Integral”, jazz band, vocal studio “Rec.time”. It hosts many students’ amusement festivities as well, such as intellectual and entertaining games Balda, multiple faculty parties and discos. In estate-museum of Peter Tchaikovsky in Votkinsk a cultural and educational center of Kalashnikov ISTU has been founded.

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Continuous and Supplementary Education

The Institute of Continuous Professional Training was founded in 1998 to provide secondary professional education with a possible subsequent training of its graduates for a bachelor’s or engineer’s degree at Kalashnikov ISTU. During the years of its existence the institute has trained over 5,000 specialists with secondary professional education. Every year about 800 students are enrolled to the institute and about 300 of its graduates continue their studies in higher educational programs at Kalashnikov ISTU.

The time period required to complete the course is one year for primary, and two to three years – for secondary professional education. Graduates of the institute are issued state diplomas and awarded the qualification of a technician. 

Kalashnikov ISTU also provides supplementary education: skill-update courses and professional retraining, additional qualification “Professional Translator”, courses for prospective students, as well as language courses – English, German, Czech and Spanish.

Language Centers

Two language centers are functioning at the Institute of Professional Translation of Kalashnikov ISTU: Center of Spanish Language and Culture “¡Hola!” opened together with University of Granada (Spain) and Center of Czech Language and Culture opened together with Brno University of Technology (Czech Republic) and South-Moravian Center of International Mobility (Czech Republic). Every year over 70 students of Kalashnikov ISTU attend these courses taught by teachers from Spain and Czech Republic.

 

Russian Language Center

Russian Language Center deals with the organization and provision of educational, scientific, methodological, cultural, adaptive, marketing activities in the field of studying, teaching, popularization and propaganda of the Russian language.

International students undergo a special Russian language preparatory program comprising the 8-month intensive Russian language course, as well as basic courses in physics and mathematics. The center gives international students the following course: “Russian for everybody” (Russian language spoken course, Russian language and speech standard, Russian language grammar, Russian language written course, Russian language course for international students in natural and engineering studies, Russian language business course). Besides the center provides training for the state testing of Russian as a foreign language (TORFL) in elementary, basic, I, II, III and IV certifying levels.

University programs to train bachelors, engineers, masters, candidates and doctors

Bachelor program (BSc) – full-time 4-year study, part-time 4.5-year study

Engineer program (E) – full-time 5-year study, part-time 5.5-year study

Master program (MSc) – full-time 2-year study, part-time 2.5-year study following the bachelor degree

Candidate program (PhD) includes theoretical study and research. The PhD students pass exams and work on their PhD theses. The graduates are awarded a PhD degree after a full-time three-year course or a part-time four-year course

Doctor program (DSc) follows the PhD degree. Those qualifying for a DSc degree work on their theses according to individual plans. They are granted a DSc degree after defending a doctoral thesis