On March 2, the second educational intensivе course “Generation Z” began in the hall of the academic council of KSTU. At its opening, Vice-rector for Academic Affairs of the University V.I. Ustich congratulated the audience on the start of the project and reminded the participants that participation in the intensive course is taken into account when submitting documents for the enhanced stipend of KSTU. Vice-rector for scientific work N.A. Kostrikova congratulated the participants and emphasized the importance of each submitted project for the university.
In the children's library named after Yu.N.Ivanov located on Cosmonaut Leonov Street, celebration of Maslenitsa (Pancake week) took place which was attended by foreign students of the preparatory faculty from Morocco, Angola, Algeria, Syria, China and Eritrea, as well as teachers of the Russian language Department. Students have been studying Russian for only 6 months, but they have perfectly joined the atmosphere of the holiday. They took an active part in tug of war, round dances, songs, playing Russian folk instruments and, of course, in eating pancakes.
On Saturday, February 22, the long-awaited event took place in the assembly hall of KSTU - the solemn presentation of diplomas to graduates of the Institute of Industrial Economics and Management. It was the first graduation of masters who took part in the educational programmes of two universities and received diplomas from Kaliningrad State Technical University and Sopot High School. Graduation was an important milestone for our graduates. Each of them, without any doubt, will recall how the rector of Kaliningrad State Technical University, Vladimir Volkogon entered the stage with a welcoming speech.
A graduate of the Faculty of Commercial Fisheries and now a PhD candidate at the Department of Ichthyology and Ecology Simao Lamba began a new year with a summary of his research work. In his homeland, he works at the Angolan Ministry of Fisheries as an engineer for scientific research of fishing gear. For five months, he has been travelling with reports around almost the entire African continent. Most of the work has been carried out on behalf of the Ministry of Fisheries of Angola as part of the International Cooperation Programme of the countries of the South-East Atlantic (Angola, Nigeria and South Africa).
The Continental Championship in one of the three powerlifting exercises was held in Finland and was attended by 273 representatives of 18 European countries. As part of the Russian team, which won the first team place at the end of the tournament, Oleg Smirnov (a member of the KSTU sports club) achieved maximum results. Not only he excelled in the personal category, but also became the absolute champion, setting a new European record.
26.11.2019 A Foreign Student Day has been held at KSTU
On November 22, KSTU held a traditional evening dedicated to the International Students' Day. Students from different countries, studying at our university, and teachers of the Russian Language Department prepared a concert consisting of original performances demonstrating the national culture of our students. The programme of the evening this year was prepared by E.V. Leskova and a student of group 16-ST, a forward of KSTU football team "Baltic Sails" Yakuba Fane (Mali). They also became the presenters.
On November 15, the VI annual specialized exhibition "PRO Education" started at the Amber Sports Palace. The university complex of KSTU has occupied the largest exhibition stand in its central part. This year all educational institutions were represented including KSTU, BFFSA and KMFC. “PRO Education” is the largest exhibition in the region. More than thirty educational institutions take part in it. It is dedicated to vocational education.
The Assembly worked for three days, from October 30 to November 1 in Tokyo, Japan, and brought together 139 delegates. Among them- rectors of leading world universities, heads of international maritime organizations, researchers from Russia, Japan, Great Britain, the USA, Mexico, Peru, Australia, Canada, Romania, Vietnam, China, India, the Philippines, Denmark, Finland, Sweden, Poland, Bulgaria.
Business Universiade Simformer Management Cup 2019 is a federal online championship on management and entrepreneurship for students and teachers of Russian universities, business schools and colleges. The qualifying stage was held from October 10 to 22. More than 700 applications from nearly 200 educational institutions throughout Russia have been submitted for the championship.
24.10.2019 KSTU has held the Donor Day
On October 24, KSTU held the traditional Donor Day. Among those wishing to become a donor were KSTU students and employees, as well as cadets of BFFSA. The head of the KSTU health center, honorary donor of Russia V.B. Kovalyova explained the upcoming procedure to the volunteer before the start of the blood donation. She told about the proper preparation of the body and the effect to be expected. In the lobby, volunteers were handing out reminders about the benefits of this medical procedure.
24.10.2019 The Director of IBEM has participated in the celebrations dedicated to the foundation of the Sopot University of Applied Science
The director of the Institute of Branch Economics and Management (IBEM) of KSTU A.G. Mnatsakanyan took part in the jubilee celebrations dedicated to the 20th anniversary of the foundation of the Sopot University of Applied Science and inauguration of the new 2019/2020 academic year. In his welcoming remarks, he said: "We have friendly relations with the Sopot University of Applied Science.
On Monday, October 21, Warsaw hosted the intellectual game tournament “What? Where? When? ”, in which representatives of Kaliningrad State Technical University took part. Head of the Department of educational work and youth policy G.I. Rozinkevich as part of the “Surprise” team won in the overall classification.
The women's football season has ended in Latvia. A student of the Faculty of Commercial Fishery (the area of training- "Technosphere Safety") Ilona Leonova won the Cup and the silver medal of the Latvian Championship. Playing for the Riga RFS club, Ilona scored a decisive goal in the penalty shoot-out, which determined her team’s victory over Dynamo Riga. This season was the brightest in the girl’s career. We congratulate Ilona on the victory and wish her success in the following games!
21.10.2019 “Boiling Point” has been opened at KSTU
On October 19, a special educational and communication platform “Boiling Point” was created at Kaliningrad State Technical University, the main university of the Federal Agency for Fishery. The project is being implemented as part of the development of educational programmes included in the agenda of the National Technology Initiative and the Digital Economy (NTI). On this day, "Boiling Points" were opened in 41 universities of the country.
On October 7, 2019, the VII Baltic Maritime Forum began its work in the assembly hall of KSTU. This is an annual large-scale international scientific and practical event, uniting under its aegis a number of scientific conferences, round tables and workshops on the development of science and education in the marine industry, manufacturing industry, and agriculture of the Baltic region.
03.09.2019 Student initiation ceremony at KSTU
On September 2, on the stage of the Art Center, the annual ceremony of initiation into students took place at KSTU. The rector of Kaliningrad State Technical University Vladimir Volkogon made a parting word. He wished freshmen a happy and vibrant student life, recalling that in addition to studying, it is also important to unleash the potential of young people in science, sports, creativity and other fields. A little later, Mr.Volkogon sang a song with the symbolic name “Cross the Threshold” that has already become a tradition.
30.08.2019 Students of the Faculty of Shipbuilding and Power Engineering took the second place at the All-Russian competition “I will build ships!
The Center for Marine Research and Technology of Sevastopol State University has chosen the winner of the competition "I will build ships!" Students from fourteen Russian universities were to develop a conceptual design of a passenger ship for Sevastopol. The finalists were teams of Kaliningrad State Technical University, Northern (Arctic) Federal University named after M.V. Lomonosov, St. Petersburg State Marine Technical University, R.E. Alekseev Nizhniy Novgorod State Technical University and A.N. Tupolev Kazan State Technical University. The team of our university took a worthy second place.
The conference "Sail for students 2019" held on the sailing ship “Frederic Chopin” and organized by the Baltic University Program, gave two students from Kaliningrad State Technical University a unique journey in which they could not only meet people from different countries of the world, but also test themselves. The competitive selection allowed Polina Merker and Daria Kugucheva to meet with the same lucky people from 11 countries of the Baltic region for the most unusual conference.
29.07.2019 KSTU team returned from “Island 10-22”
On July 22 Skoltech completed its workshop “Island 10-22”. Over 2500 people took part in it, representing 100 management teams from universities and research centers from 72 regions of the country and scientists from many countries of the world, entrepreneurs and financiers aimed at finding new ideas and new talents. According to the results of the intensive project, KSTU team entered the top three.
On July 22, the closing day of the “Amore” Youth Maritime Forum took place. In the afternoon the participants had to defend their projects before a competent jury, get objective assessments and well-deserved awards. After several hours of hard work, the atmosphere in the tent became incredibly heated. The teams prepared presentations, glued layouts, drew diagrams, rehearsed performances. The supervisors of the “Amore” R.Polyakov, V.Volkov and T.Nikulin staged a dress rehearsal of the presentations and pointed out the main shortcomings.