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  • We’ve Done It Again: ITMO in Top-3 of Potanin Scholarship Contest

    ITMO is once again among the three universities whose students took the most winning spots at the Vladimir Potanin Scholarship Contest. Overall, 75 Russian universities took part in the event.


  • Student Spotlight: Collins Awusa, Nigeria

    Introducing Collins Awusa, a first-year Bachelor’s student of mechatronics and robotics at ITMO. In this interview, Collins talks about his journey, challenges, and unexpected opportunities, including his participation in the World Youth Festival as a delegate from St. Petersburg. Stay tuned to gain insights into his unique experience and valuable advice for future students considering Russia for their education.


  • Student Spotlight: Donald Brice, Cameroon

    Meet Donald, a Master's student in AI from Cameroon. In this interview, he shares insights into his cultural heritage, the traditions of Cameroon, and the highs and lows of being an international student. Donald offers a unique perspective on blending his rich background with the world of artificial intelligence, providing a glimpse into the cultural diversity that shapes the global community of scholars. Read on!


  • Student Spotlight: Mahmoud Hikal, Egypt

    In today's interview, we have the pleasure of chatting with Mahmoud Hikal, a 38-year-old dynamo who has made a resolute comeback to student life at ITMO, pursuing a Master's degree in robotics and AI. Mahmoud is a multifaceted individual with a slew of talents and hobbies. In his brief stint at ITMO, he has not only amassed trophies in sports, but has also showcased exceptional leadership skills. Join us as we uncover the inspiring journey of Mahmoud Hikal, a testament to resilience, versatility, and the pursuit of dreams.  


  • More Than a Stipend: Why To Participate and How To Prepare for Vladimir Potanin Foundation Scholarship Competition

    Applications to the Vladimir Potanin Foundation scholarship competition are accepted until November 20. Winners will receive 25,000 rubles monthly until the end of their studies. The contest is open to first- and second-year Master’s students from 75 universities – including ITMO – participating in the program.


  • Student Spotlight: George Jbeil, Syria

    George, an international student hailing from Syria, has found a new home in the vibrant city of St. Petersburg. In an enlightening interview, George opens up about his fascinating journey, shedding light on his passions, his immersion in a foreign culture, and the profound connection he maintains with his Syrian heritage. From academic pursuits to the exploration of captivating sights, George's story is a fascinating read.


  • 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’s Advanced Engineering School Awards Grants to Genetics, Machine Learning, Nanomaterials Projects

    Having been founded earlier in 2022 with federal support, ITMO's Advanced Engineering School has already welcomed its 55 first students, chosen from among the participants of the Master's programs Chemistry and Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning Engineering, and Digital Systems Engineering. Recently, the school held a scholarship contest to support ambitious students wishing to develop their own products alongside their Master’s studies and acquire the competencies of lead engineers. In this article, we talk to the creators of three winning projects about their plans and goals now that they’ve won the scholarship.


  • ITMO Students Win Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ Scholarship

    The Consul General of Israel in St. Petersburg Dr. Uri Resnick awarded grants for two Master’s students from ITMO’s Faculty of Photonics. The award ceremony took place at ITMO on October 3. The scholarship will cover one year of studying at Tel Aviv University.