Kalashnikov Izhevsk State Technical University was founded in 1952.

The university accepts students for bachelor degree in 47 programs, for master degree – in 37 programs, and for engineer degree – in 7 specialties in the field of mechanical and instrumentation engineering, civil and power engineering, housing and utility infrastructure, information science and computer engineering, natural sciences, economics, architecture and design, humanities.

More than 12,000 students, including 275 international, study at 3 faculties and 7 institutes of the university.