The Ufa State Petroleum Technological University (USPTU) is one of the leading technical universities in Russia located in the city of Ufa in the Republic of Bashkortostan, Russia. The university was founded in October, 1948 on the basis of a branch of Gubkin Moscow Petroleum Institute in Ufa. In 2016, after being joined by Ufa State University of Economics and Service, USPTU gained the status of a flagship university of Russia. Over the years, USPTU has trained more than 100,000 highly-qualified professionals for all branches of the fuel and energy, oil- and gas- producing and construction industries in Russia. Nearly 20,000 students are being trained in a full range of specialties. The university has been successfully integrated into the system of international higher education. Since 1996, it has been a full member of the International Association of Universities (UIA). Currently, the University has 1264 international students from 52 countries.
Today USPTU comprises 7 Faculties, 3 Institutes, the Pre-University Education Center, Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Doctoral Departments, the Institute of Additional Professional Education, the Engineering Center and the Youth Technopark. USPTU has three branches in the cities of Oktyabrsky, Salavat and Sterlitamak.
Local Contact: Ekaterina Kotova, Head of USPTU International Relations Department
(Edited by Lu Ji)