16.05.2018 Capacity crowd at the poetry night
On March 30, in room 266 of the main KSTU building, a traditional poetry party was held, organized by the Department of Russian Language. Despite the end of the working week, there was not enough room to swing a cat. Among the guests of the event there were students, academic and administrative staff, including the rector- V. Volkogon. This year the poetry party was dedicated to paintings, so the whole programme was divided into several thematic parts: portraits, still lives, landscapes and plots. Reading poems and performing songs was accompanied by rendering images on the screen.
On April 28, 2018, the Second International Festival of Recitation "Pegasus" was held in the Educational Center "Edukarium" (Kaliningrad). It was attended by students from KSTU, MSTC Navy Academy (Kaliningrad branch), RANEPA and Gdańsk University (Poland). KSTU was represented by foreign students, trained by the Russian language department: Mwenda Judith (Zambia), Hussam Edin May and Mohammed Shahrur (Syria), Abbas Mohammed Luay (Iraq).
On April 23-27, Nordhausen University of Applied Science (Germany) hosted the twentieth anniversary week of international projects. Teachers from dozens of higher education institutions from around the world took part in it. This year, acting head of the international department of Nordhausen University Mathias Heineke, as a sign of cooperation with KSTU, invited KSTU students who participated in the September 2017 meeting. In total, four Master students of the Faculty of Shipbuilding and Power Engineering were sent to the German city, as well as their head, Ph.D., Associate Professor Andrei Nikishin.
30.04.2018 Mail.ru ambassadors are sought for
On April 27, in room 255 of the main KSTU building, a meeting was held between the Director for Interaction with Universities of Mail.Ru Group Sergey Mardanov and the students of our university. Those who are interested in becoming part of a large team of one of the leading it-companies in Russia were invited. At the beginning of the meeting, Mr.Mardanov told the students about the company's projects, the scope of its activities.
24.04.2018 Students of ecology from KSTU and Germany have worked out a project on improving the area round the stadium
From 16 to 20 April, the Department of Ichthyology and Ecology of the Faculty of Bioresources and Nature Management hosted German students. They came under the project of cooperation with the German University of Applied Sciences - Ostfalia in the city of Wolfsburg. Within the framework of the programme, students studying ecology and ichthyology from KSTU together with German students were working on a project: "Ecologization of the urban environment by the example of the Kaliningrad stadium."
The General Assembly of EGU 2018 (European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2018) has completed its work in Vienna (Austria). This annual event is held for five days at the Austrian Center of Vienna, next to one of the four international headquarters of the United Nations in the world's only conference center, which is directly linked to the UN website. Special scientific and interdisciplinary events as well as oral, PICO and poster presentations on disciplinary and interdisciplinary topics covering the entire spectrum of sciences about the Earth, planets and the space took place at the 22000m2 exhibition space within the framework of the General Assembly of 2018.
19.04.2018 Students from the faculty of shipbuilding and power engineering have won in the Russian national academic competition in applied mechanics
The annual third and final stage of the All-Russian Academic Competition in Applied Mechanics (AM) was held at the premises of St. Petersburg National Research University of Information Technologies, Mechanics and Optics (ITMO) from 05 to 11 April 2018. A record number of participants from all over Russia (20) took part in the XX jubilee Competition. A total number of participants- 106.
Andrey Zadorozhniy, a post graduate student of the Department of Electrical Equipment of Ships and Power Engineering (research advisor- Doctor of Engineering, professor, head of the Department V.Beley) have joined the Russian national power industry team at International youth power industry forum of PJSC “Rosseti” 2018.
On March 29, the Moscow region hosted an expanded session of the Federal Agency for Fisheries, dedicated to the performance in 2017 and tasks for 2018. The event was opened by Deputy Minister of Agriculture of the Russian Federation - head of the Federal Agency for Fisheries Ilya Shestakov.
Photography exhibition "Home port - Kaliningrad", organized by the University Museum, is situated in the foyer of the main building of KSTU. It is dedicated to the 60th anniversary of relocation of the Moscow Institute of Fisheries (Mosrybvtuz) to Kaliningrad and the formation of Kaliningrad Technical Institute for Fishery Industry (now KSTU).
Intellectual tourism which allows to learn almost all about amber and besides to get skills development diploma. The idea to create such an education plan was born at the Department of Chemistry and Professional Upgrading Faculty.
On New Year's Eve, teachers of the Department of Russian Language organized together with their foreign students, who came from Mongolia, China, Zambia, Congo, Cape Verde, Morocco, Vietnam, Angola, Ghana, Eritrea and Iraq the New Year's party "Hello, Mother Winter!". Students read Russian poetry, played little scenes.
Annual New Year's Eve Ball took place in KSTU assembly hall on December 27. It was being organized the fourth time by educational work and youth policy department and students and cadets of the university complex. Every year the ball takes place in a certain style: there was a masquerade, there were hipsters... This time on the eve of the preparation for the holiday students and cadets of the KSTU were interviewed - which of subjects for the ball is the best one. The theme "XIX century" had won.
On the eve of the coming New Year, the staff of the university received an unusual congratulation. The initiator of it, the organizer and the ideological inspirer became the teacher of the Department of Foreign Languages G. Potapov with the support of the department and, of course, the students.
09.11.2017 Center for Advanced Technologies of Protein Use opened at Kaliningrad State Technical University
As part of the department of food biotechnology, the Center for Advanced Technologies of Protein Use (CATPU) was opened at Kaliningrad State Technical University. It is located on the basement floor of the university building number 1 on Prof.Baranov Street. The ceremony began in the assembly hall of KSTU. V.Volkogon moderated the presentation of the new scientific center. First, he gave the floor to the head of the department of food biotechnology, professor O.Ya. Mezenova.
18.10.2017 A postgraduate student from KSTU reached the final of the All-Russia competition of qualifying works on electrical power engineering
Following the results of the graduation paper presentations by the master students of "Electrical Power Engineering and Electrical Technology", held last summer for the first time in JSC "Yantarenergo", two students were advised to embark on postgraduate studies, and their papers were sent to the All-Russia competition of qualifying papers of technical universities graduates on electric power and electrotechnical subjects. The work of Igor Beklemshev, dedicated to the implementation of the first Russian pilot project of the "smart networks" concept in distribution networks of 15 kV, was among those two.
From October 14 to October 22, 2017, Russia hosted the 19th World Festival of Youth and Students. It has brought together over 20,000 young people from more than 150 countries. They are representatives of public organizations, those who have excelled in science, creativity, sport, pedagogy, IT, politics and other spheres. Sochi became the capital of this festival. However, Kaliningrad took part in the festival as well. Therefore, needless to say that KSTU has become one of the festival venues. In addition, a large group of KSTU representatives have left for Sochi.
On September 20- 22, 2017, the International Youth Scientific Forum "Youth and Science of the 21st Century" was held at Ulyanovsk State Agrarian University named after P.Stolypin. It gathered representatives of scientific youth from different regions of Russia and foreign countries, including students, graduate students and young scientists from different universities. Items of the agenda were topical issues related to setting the stage for realization of the country's intellectual potential.
02.10.2017 An agreement with Sberbank has been signed
On October 2, 2017, a cooperation agreement was signed between Kaliningrad State Technical University and the regional branch of the Sberbank of Russia. According to the signed agreement, a new department for training banking experts will be opened in the Institute of Industry-based Economics and Management. On the part of KSTU the agreement was signed by the rector V.Volkogon whereas on the part of Sberbank- by S.Shamkov.
22.09.2017 KSTU held blood drive
On September 21 our university held a blood drive. It was confined to the All-Russian campaign “Russian Federation young donor’s day”. By 9 o'clock in the morning, room №108 traditionally made available for this event was ready to receive donors. There was already a line of people willing to share their blood at the door. Someone did this not for the first time, but someone joined the community of donors for the first time. Traditionally, among the donors were teachers and staff of the university.