About Institute
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Educational Programs and Admission
International Students Education in SPbPU (SPbSPU)
International Programs of IIEP
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Institute of International Educational Programs (IIEP) - one of the largest unit of SPbPU, founded in 1996 on the basis of the University's Preparatory Department for international students as a comprehensive academic institution to adapt international experience in higher education, design and provide international education programs either for Russian or international students.


Institute of International Educational Programs offers a variety of programs, which cover many different subjects and are available to everyone.


Degree programs:




Short-term programs:


  • University Foundation Program's aim is to train russian and international students for further education in Institute of International Educational Programs or other SPbSPU faculties.
    Institute of International Educational Programs offers 2 types of University Foundation programs:
    • University Foundation Programs for Russian Students
    • University Foundation Programs for International Students
  • Upgrading Courses in different professional spheres, specializations and study directions.




International short-term programs:


International Business Semester is integrated in educational process, developed according the European requirements and can be recognized as a semester abroad.


Summer Study Programs typically take from 1 week to 2 months and include a wide range of international short-term educational programs for students, academic staff and specialists in different spheres of science and technology and various cultural activities.

Tailored Programs these programs are tailor-made. All courses can be combined on the request at agreed time. Tailored programs can be a part of Degree Program.

Exchange programs for international students.

Russian Language Study Programs are designed for students who would like to study Russian language or to continue studies in SPbPU.