Kamchatka State Technical University

General Information 

Kamchatka State Technical University was established in 1942 and is the oldest among Kamchatka higher education institutions. It is training specialists in the fishing industry. Scientific research on a wide range of issues concerning the rational use of natural resources, the creation of new technologies for processing and reproduction of raw materials, modernization of fish branches are conducted at the University. University is the best place to study fishing in Russia, study economics in Russia, study technologies in Russia, and study natural science in Russia.

Educational and scientific work at Kamchatka State Technical University is performed by the qualified academic staff consisting of 128 teachers, 72 of them have academic degrees and ranks, including 17 doctors of science and professors. All of them are prominent specialists in their field of science and are ready to give students comprehensive assistance concerning studying processes and research activities.

The university has a good material and technical base, 7 renovated academic buildings, a culture center and art center, a university sports complex, a health center, a canteen, and a student dormitory. The scientific and technical library of the University is the second in the Kamchatka region in the size of book stock. It services access to the Internet and to the Russian State Library.

Kamchatka State Technical University is a partner of the International Academy of Ecology Man and Nature Protection Sciences, WWF, ASFA, PILA, Wild Salmon Center (USA) College of Natural Sciences (South Korea), Hokkaido University (Japan), Academy of Public Administration under the aegis of the President of the Republic of Belarus.

Study Programs

University provides studying processes at the following faculties:

  • Faculty of Ecology and Environmental Management
  • Faculty of Technological Machines and Equipment
  • Faculty of Refrigeration, Cryogenic Equipment, and Life Support Systems
  • Faculty of Animal Food
  • Faculty of Vegetable Food
  • Faculty of Nature Management and Water Use
  • Faculty of Technosphere Security
  • Faculty of Aquatic Bioresources and Aquaculture
  • Faculty of Industrial Fisheries
  • Faculty of Economy
  • Faculty of Management
  • Faculty of Public and Municipal Government
  • Faculty of Control of Technical Systems
  • Faculty of Computer Science and Computing
  • Faculty of Software Engineering
  • Faculty of Applied Computer Science

Accommodation and Housing 

Kamchatka State Technical University provides a student hostel for more than 1500 students. Students can get either an individual room or a double shared room. Rooms are equipped with modern furniture and bedding to make life there comfortable.

Students can find their national food being served in the hostel canteens and also many restaurants and other necessary food stores are nearby. The infrastructure is well-developed and the environment is friendly and safe. The rooms are well-furnished and clean. There are laundry rooms and dining areas as well. The hostel provides all needed facilities for students such as modern furniture, changed bedding, TV, free Wi-Fi, reading rooms, studying rooms, a hostel library, a common kitchen, and separate bathrooms and toilets. Hostels are under 24/7 CCTV surveillance, so every student can feel safe and comfortable. Wi-Fi connectivity is accessible 24/7 to make studying and resting more useful.