Established:  1922

Faculties:  8

Contact Information:  Tver, nab. Af. Nikitin, 22

Tver State Technical University - one of the oldest universities in the region, leading its history since 1922. University carefully cherishes its history and traditions, using a wealth of experience in research and educational activities for the benefit of the current generation of students.

In 2012, TSTU is celebrated its 90th anniversary. Despite its age, the University confidently entered the XXI century. Today TSTU is the largest center of education, science, technology and culture in the Upper Volga region.The university's teaching, research and production complex includes six full-time faculties, a correspondence faculty, Faculty of additional professional education and training, the faculty of international academic cooperation, Scientific institution, Graduate school, experimental and pilot production. The university has eight academic buildings.

The main value of the university - faculty.Scientific and educational work at the university is conducted by more than 80 professors, Doctors of Science and about 300 assistant professors,Candidates of sciences, including 15 full members and corresponding members of various academies of sciences, 18 honored workers of science and technology.

University responsive to labor market requirements and regularly opens new specialty: "Building Design", "Public Relations", "Urban Cadastre", "Safety of technological processes and production", "Socio-cultural service and tourism", etc. All in all. today, the university opened more than 50 specialties and areas of training students. Successfully developing international contacts for joint training and solving fundamental scientific problems with universities in Germany, Poland, Czech Republic, Finland, France, China and others states. According to scientifically grounded forecasts of the development of the labor market, the demand for specialists who have received higher professional education in TSTU will constantly increase.

Constantly improving the quality of education, the university is increasing material and technical base of the educational process. It offers students a spacious auditorium,  cozy reading rooms, modern computer classes, laboratories, equipped with the latest science and technology.The fund of the zonal scientific library is approaching 1 million volumes.

The university conducts an active scientific activity: teachers and students take part and take prizes in scientific and practical conferences and olympiads, publish their research in digests , organize conferences on the base of TSTU.

Modern higher education - is not only to obtain professional knowledge, it is also an all-round development of the future specialist. The university pays great attention to the development of the social sphere and the organization of extra-curricular activities of students. In TSTU created all conditions for the full development of the personality of the future specialist: a student club, a Center of student initiatives. Anyone can improve free conversational speech in a foreign language,To master the legal basis of entrepreneurship, engage in psychological self-regulation, participate in the work of the student sociological service and the student PR-club. In addition, students take an active part in various festivals, performances and competitions. In the university "Dedication to Students" and the festival "Student Spring" are regularly held.

Great attention in the university is given to the healthy lifestyle of students , physical education and sports. The university has five gyms, ski base, summer sports camps;  TSTU operates numerous sports clubs. To services of students to study in high school from other cities and districts four well-organized hostels.

High level of training of university students makes them desirable employees for the leaders of many organizations, businesses and institutions. Graduates TSTU usually do not have problems with employment. The university promotes the employment of its students during the years of study: in TSTU operate Relations Center with industry and student labor market. Among the "Polytech" alumni many notable scientists, businessmen, heads of large organizations and institutions, state and public figures. Total during the existence of the university has trained more than 70,000 highly qualified specialists for various sectors of the national economy, which successfully work not only in Tver, but also in other regions of the Russian Federation.

faculties:

engineering
Civil Engineering
Natural Resources and Environmental Engineering
Chemical engineering
Management and Social Communication
Information technologies
distance learning
International academic cooperation