About admission of foreign citizens
INFORMATION ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY
Tyumen State Oil and Gas University (TSOGU) is a higher educational institution of Tyumen, one of the largest scientific and educational complexes of Russia including all education levels from the general secondary, secondary professional and higher education (specialist program, bachelor degree, Master’s degree program) to postgraduate study and doctoral studies, the program of professional development and retraining of personnel, the program of elite technical education.
Date of foundation — August 20, 1956.
— has the status of «Leading university supported by Gazprom»;
— has a modern material and technical base (more than 20 research laboratories, Experimental plant of drilling equipment);
— provides a wide range of knowledge, skills and abilities for students;
— has an advantageous position to the region’s oil and gas infrastructure;
— has unique academic environment (about 35 thousand of students are trained in the university, of which more than 1,400 are foreign students from 32 countries. The scientific staff includes 156 doctor of sciences, professors, 529 candidates of sciences, associate professors).
The structure TSOGU consists of:
— 18 educational buildings equipped with modern computer labs and multimedia classrooms;
— 4 institutes:
Institute of Management and Business, Institute of Transport, Institute of Geology and Oil and Gas Production, Institute of Industrial Technology and Engineering.
Oil and Gas College, College of Informatics and Communication
— General Education Lyceum
— Library and publishing complex which has the status of scientific library of the first category
Educational services of TSOGU (Educational programs):
— 37 training programs for bachelor in the field of petroleum engineering, geology, mechanical and chemical engineering, technosphere safety, transportation processes, informatics and etc.,.
— 28 master’s programs
— 8 post-graduate training programs
Partnership for many years connects TSOGU with the largest oil and gas, transport and service companies, such as OAO Surgutneftegas, OAO Lukoil, OAO Transneft — Siberia, OAO Gazprom, OAO Rosneft, Baker Hughes, «Schlumberger», «Halliburton», «KCA DeutagDrilling», «Repsol», etc. Today the higher education institution has signed over 190 contracts on cooperation.
The priority direction in this area is the conclusion of the long-term complex contracts providing training of specialists with the higher education, professional development of employees of the enterprises, carrying out Companies’ Days, the organization of the students’ internships, employment of graduates. The partner enterprises provide support to higher education institution in updating and modernization of industrial practice base establishing of the modern laboratories, audiences, computer classes, training centers. So, in higher education institution a set of personalized lecture halls, e.g. ООО «Rosneft, OAO Transneft — Siberia, OAO Lukoil, specially equipped with an educational program of Microsoft IT Academy, Slavneft-Megionneftegaz (JSC SN-MNG), «Schlumberger» lecture hall etc.
In TSOGU on all forms of education there are 1400 foreign students from 32 countries of the world: from the neighboring countries (Azerbaijan, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Ukraine, Tajikistan, Georgia, and Turkmenistan) and beyond (Great Britain, the USA, Canada, Germany, China, France, and Mongolia). Especially for foreign participants interesting programs of additional education in summer and winter periods which not only allow to get acquainted with traditions and customs of residents of Western Siberia but also increase the level of knowledge of Russian and adopt experience of leading experts of oil and gas branch are developed.