On October 6th, the First Russian Amber Forum Amber was held in Amber Hall in Svetlogorsk. It was organized by Kaliningrad State Technical University with the support of “Rostec” corporation and the government of the Kaliningrad region. The Forum partners are KSTU, Kaliningrad Regional Amber Museum, “Prusskiy Myod” company and “Baltma turs” company. Media partners were “Kommersant”, “Yuvelirnoe obozrenie”, Agencies for economic information “Praim”- Rossiya segodnya, “Sdelano v Rossii” and “Federal Press”.
04.10.2016 Scientists of the department of food products technology made a pilot batch of fish sausages
On September 23, 2016, a leading news portal of the fishing industry Fishnet.ru posted an article on innovative activities of the department of food products technology. The article focused on the technology for manufacturing fish raw cured sausage. This tasty and healthy product could be cheaper than meat sausage. This development will provide a basis for a thesis research of a postgraduate student Anna Shibeko. In this connection, it became necessary to produce a pilot batch of products.
20.09.2016 KSTU students of ship building took second place in the academic competition on strength of materials
This year the final round of XXXVI All-Russian student academic competition on strength of materials was held in Perm on September 12-17, 2016 at the premises of Perm national research polytechnic university.
16.09.2016 A postgraduate student from KSTU represented Russia at the Asian conference on investment banking
The largest student conference in Asia – Investment Banking Conference was held in HongKong in September 2016. The only representative from Russia- a third-year postgraduate student of the finance and crediting Svetlana Lanets. She had been selected out of 1500 other applicants to participate in the event.
This year together with matriculation our university held the second ceremony “Faculty (institute) of the year”. In 2014 the first price winner was the faculty of mechanics and technology. All faculty deans were invited to participate in the awards ceremony.
02.09.2016 Matriculation ceremony at KSTU
An official matriculation ceremony was held at the Culture centre of railway personnel. By the start of the ceremony the hall was full. An official part of the evening was opened by the head of the department of vocational education A.Goncharov. He congratulated the students with the right choice by telling that Kaliningrad State Technical University is well-known far beyond the region. After it, he gave the floor to V.Volkogon.
30.08.2016 “Pioner-M” design stage is over
On August 24 in the Centre of marine research and technologies of Sevastopol State University (SSU) they have summarized two months’ work on a conceptual design of “Pioner-M” research vessel. The project group of students design bureau consisted of students from 8 Russian universities including Kaliningrad State Technical Universities.
Kaliningrad State Technical University graduated the first group of Angolan students after a long break. Lamba Simao Antonio, Mandrits Loliana, Alvaro Amilson, Panda David, Mukhongo Osvaldo, Lisboa Etelvino, Santos Elizio, Andre Mayala Panzo, Fonseka Vilson came to Kaliningrad in 2011 and they were studying Russian in the Centre of pre-university training of foreign students for one year.
“I am going to build ships” is an All-Russian competition organized by the Ministry of education and science of the Russian Federation and Consolidated shipbuilding corporation. It included two parts (regional and federal). Within the competition, a multi-stage project “Pioner-M” is being implemented, which will result in construction of an innovative vessel for Sevastopol State University.
20.06.2016 Enrollment campaign 2016
On June 20 Kaliningrad State Technical University started its enrollment campaign. Admission committee will work on weekdays from 10-00 to 15-00 and on Saturdays from 09-00 to 12-00 (Sovetskiy prospect 1, room 109). For more information, please call 8 (4012) 99-59-99.
14.06.2016 KSTU biotechnologists earned “Eureka” awards
Regional History and Art Museum of Kaliningrad held an awarding ceremony. Winners of the main regional awards were decided in four categories: “Eureka”- for achievements in science, engineering and innovations; “Acknowledgement” – for achievements in culture, literature and art; “Creation” –for achievements in construction and housing and utility complex, industry, transport, architecture, nature conservation and “Involvement”- for achievements in humanities and social sphere. A total of 63 applications were sent.
On June 1- 3 representatives of small innovative enterprises of KSTU Timofey Nikulin and Vladimir Volkov took part in the largest event for startup founders and innovators from Russian - «Startup Village 2016» in Skolkovo. About 1000 small innovative enterprises from all over Russia presented their startup projects.
Last weekend I.Kant BFU held competition of scientific works by young scientists and specialists from the Kaliningrad region. The competition was organized by the regional ministry of education together with the Council of young scientists and specialists of the Kaliningrad region. This year 54 young scientists took part in five nominations. Topics of the presented works more of less dealt with economy sectors of the Kaliningrad region.
KSTU thesis board held defense of theses by postgraduate students of food biotechnology Svetlana Agafonova and Mariya Matkovskaya. The theses represented two degrees: 05.18.04- Technology of meat, dairy and fish products and refrigerant production and 05.18.07- Biotechnology of food products and biologically active substances.
University team of KSTU and BFFSA took part in the annual Kaliningrad festival “Wheel day 2016”. One of the most interesting event of this sport festival was “Universities race” where cyclists of two biggest universities of the region (KSTU and I.Kant BFU) competed with each other.
31.05.2016 Olympiad winners got certificates
Kaliningrad State Technical University held a ceremony of awarding winners and participants of the academic competitions of KSTU and Russian Federal Fishery Agency. KSTU rector Vladimir Volkogon greeted the audience. He expressed his gratitude to upper-form pupils for participation in the academic competitions of Russian Federal Fishery Agency and KSTU, and expressed the hope that they all would become KSTU students.
Celebration was held on May 27th in the Cultural Centre of Railwaymen. A lot of people came to congratulate BFFSA staff and cadets- colleagues from other universities, teachers, alumni, executives from Russian Fishery Agency and other institutions.
KSTU student Maria Slugina took part in the meeting of the Russian Minister of education and science Dmitriy Livanov with Students’ Ombudsman Artyom Khromov and heads of student councils. The participants discussed missions and main directions of work of students’ ombudsmen in universities.
26.05.2016 Africa Day at KSTU
For years KSTU has been celebrating Africa Day in the last decade of May. Celebration was traditionally organized by Angolan students who wanted to tell about their country and continent in 20 minutes (long break) using dances, songs, quizzes and short videos.
On May 23, 2016 IV International “Baltic maritime forum” started in the assembly hall of KSTU. Since last year the forum is organized by KSTU jointly with BFFSA. However, this year opening and plenary sessions were held at KSTU and not in “Volna” hotel like it was last year. Before proceeding to the plenary session, KSTU rector V. Volkogon held a ceremony of awarding honorary workers of KSTU with jubilee medals.