ITMO University

ITMO University Ranking

country rank: 9
world rank: 679

University Overview

ITMO University, founded in 1900, is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the major city of Saint Petersburg (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). ITMO University (ITMO) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational Russian higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Russian Federation’s Ministry of Science and Higher Education. ITMO University (ITMO) provides courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 120-year-old Russian university has a rigorous admissions process based on entrance exams and applicants’ previous academic records and ratings. The admittance rate ranges from 10% to 20%, making this Russian higher education school very exclusive. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. ITMO also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning possibilities, as well as administrative services to students.

ITMO University Ranking

University Identity

Name ITMO University
Acronym ITMO
Founded 1900
Motto IT's MOre than a University
Colours Red, blue and white

University Location

Address 49 Kronverksky Pr. Saint Petersburg 197101 Saint Petersburg Russia
Tel +7 (812) 315 2841
Fax +7

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 10-20%
Admission Office 9, Lomonosova St. Saint Petersburg 191002 (812) 3152841

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

European University Association (EUA) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

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