Life on campus
Tomsk Polytechnic University has an excellent infrastructure for successful studying and active entertainment: 21 up-to-date educational buildings, scientific research institutes and centres, international laboratories, libraries, cafes, International Cultural Centre, recreation centres, gyms, a stadium, etc. Your talents will not remain unrevealed at Tomsk Polytechnic University. It provides all the opportunities for development of your creative, scientific and sport potential.
Every year TPU organizes large-scale events. Among them there is annual All-Russian Festival for Scientific and Creative Works of International Students and Postgraduates with the assistance of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation, the International Students Association, Administration of Tomsk city and Tomsk oblast. There are two rounds of the Festival. The first preliminary round is held at the University where an undergraduate or a postgraduate studies. The Second round is held at Tomsk Polytechnic University. At the final show all the works of the participants are exhibited and a conference, a round table, and an awarding ceremony is held. Annually international students from different countries represent Russian universities in the Fair.
Studying, knowledge acquisition, and mastering of future profession take most of the student's life. At the same time it is the happiest and most exciting period (best friends, student parties, sport competitions, camping, and many other things).
IIE&LC Department of Academic Affairs and Social Support assists students in realization of their most ambitious plans. For instance, joint efforts of students and the Institute staff made it possible to establish such membership clubs as «World’s nations creativity» artistic workshop, «Phoenix» English language club, «Sparta» sport club, etc.
Students attend the Interclub meetings and willingly tell about their countries, cultures, and traditions. Various cultural events of Institute, University, and city levels give students the opportunity to reveal their artistic skills.
Winter and summer vacations provide a lot of opportunities for an active rest! In winter, you can take pleasure in skating and strengthen your spirit and body by means of mountain skiing and snowboarding. In summer, you can go to the countryside on a picnic or to pick mushrooms.
Student life is just studies or active participation in the social life of the University! The University provides international students with various cultural programs and sport activities. Excursions, trips to the countryside, holidays, familiarization with traditions and cultures of various nations and diverse sport events keep students amused.
- Sport clubs
- Climbing and speleology club
- Tourist sports club
- Rock climber club
- Scuba divers club
- Dancing club
- Dancing sports club for students
- Singing clubs
- Jazz vocal group
- Pop vocal group
- Folk and ethnographic group
- Opera and vocal music fan club
- Do you like writing and creating?
- Student paper
- Theatre school
- Do you like photographing?
- Photographic association "ART-concept"
- Do you like autos?
- Are you an activist?
- Involved in public activity?
- Student organization "Life style"
- Student public organization "Media-Centre"
- Student training centre