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  • A Chance Not To Be Missed: Winners of ITMO.STARS on How To Study for Free and Work on Dream Projects

    The ITMO.STARS contest allows talented applicants from throughout Russia to enroll in the university's Bachelor’s programs on tuition-free basis regardless of their Unified State Exam (USE) scores. Since 2019, over 60 students have had the opportunity to study and carry on with their projects at ITMO for free via the initiative. Learn more about the students’ successes and the application process below.


  • ITMO Hosts National Technological Contest Finals

    On March 4-9, ITMO University welcomed the participants of the final round of the National Technological Contest in the track Big Data and Machine Learning. Read on to learn more about the event, organized in partnership with Yandex and VK, and the opportunities it provides to participants.


  • ITMO PhD Student Wins Entrepreneur Contest GSEA Russia 2024

    Daudi Dauddin, a PhD student at ITMO’s Faculty of Technological Management and Innovations, ranked highest in the category Breakthrough of the Year at GSEA Russia 2024, a contest for young entrepreneurs. At the contest, he presented an AI-driven service for patent registration and monitoring that will now receive support from international business communities.


  • Learning Through Winning: A Conversation With Ammar Ali, Winner of Multiple AI Contests

    Ammar Ali is a PhD student at ITMO and multiple-time winner of Sberbank’s AI Journey contest. For three years in a row, he has been achieving successes at various AI competitions, often competing solo and coming out ahead of entire teams. At the most recent AI Journey contest, he secured three prize spots, including one as the absolute winner. We spoke with Ammar to learn what draws him to compete, why he decided to focus on AI, and how he prepares for each contest.


  • ITMO Students Win Google’s Image Matching Challenge 2023

    Jaafar Mahmoud and Ammar Ali, PhD students at the Faculty of Control Systems and Robotics and the Information Technologies and Programming Faculty, took gold at Image Matching Challenge 2023, having surpassed almost 500 teams from around the world.


  • Two ITMO Students Set To Receive 300,000 Rubles From Alfa-Bank

    Georgy Semenov, a fourth-year student of the Information Technologies and Programming Faculty, and Konstantin Baltsat, a third-year student of the Faculty of Infocommunication Technologies, were declared winners of Alfa-Bank’s scholarship program for promising students. As a prize, each student will receive a grant of 300,000 rubles to support the development of their careers.


  • ITMO to Host It’s Your Call! Educational Forum: What to Expect

    On April 17-21, ITMO will welcome the educational forum It’s Your Call! for the sixth year in a row. The event is organized for the participants of the student contest I Am a Professional: there, they attend lectures and workshops on IT, product development, programming, robotics, and startups, as well as prepare for job interviews. The forum’s general partner is Sberbank.


  • ITMO PhD Student Daria Durneva Wins GSEA Russia 2023

    Daria Durneva, a PhD student at ITMO’s Faculty of Technological Management and Innovations, has won in the category Best Student Entrepreneur at GSEA Russia 2023 with her project on a new textile production method. Now, she gets to present her idea at the GSEA Global finals in Istanbul.


  • Key Facts About the Second Season of ITMO’s Mega Contest

    With ITMO’s Mega Contest, you can enter the university’s Master’s programs without entrance exams. Having launched in the 2021-2022 academic year, the contest is now in its second season. Here’s all you need to know about it. 


  • ITMO Students Among Finalists of Big Challenges Contest

    Finalists of the national contest of student research and technological projects received their awards at the second Congress of Young Scientists in Sochi on December 2. Among them were five projects by ITMO students, including one submitted by Anastasia Scherbakova, who won in the category Artificial Intelligence and Information Technologies.