Tomsk is a very lively city with students from many countries of the world. And you can certainly find your own group of people to fit in with if you are a foreigner. The city is small, but big enough to keep students busy all of the time.
Czapla Nicholas Joseph, USA
Tomsk Polytechnic University, Lenina Avenue, 30, 634050, Tomsk, Russia
This year the Russian Language Summer School of Tomsk Polytechnic University has brought together over 130 international students. The second session of classes at the School will last until August 26.
«But for winter in cities and villages…” Accompanied by the sounds of this popular Russian song about winter an annual Winter school of the Russian language and culture in Tomsk Polytechnic University was over. It’s several years that TPU has been organizing an intensive academic and rich cultural programme for foreigners who are interested in the Russian language and culture. 13 students from Germany, Austria, France, Denmark, the Netherlands, Norway, People’s Republic of China and Korea attended Winter school from January,16 to February,3.
On Epiphany international students of Tomsk Polytechnic University and the participants of the Winter Russian language and culture school got acquainted with Russian Orthodox traditions, visited the Church of the Resurrection, and even took part in the Epiphany bathing. Four students from Germany, Vietnam and India plunged into the ice-hole and shared their impressions of this Russian Orthodox rite.
On 19 January 2017 a solemn RF Government Quality Award ceremony was held in Moscow. 11 Russian institutions have been honored for high achievements in the quality of products and services and adopted highly efficient quality management systems. One of the winners is Tomsk Polytechnic University. The Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Government Dmitry Medvedev presented the award TPU Rector Petr Chubik, director of the TPU Quality Center Artem Isaev and Deputy Vice-Rector for Science and Innovations Sergei Zamyatin. A long-standing partner of the University Krasnoyarsk Mining and Chemical Plant has received the award too.
Tomsk Polytechnic University
The text or graphic materials contained in this website may be used provided that this copyright notice appears in all copies.