More than 12 thousand people have applied for training at Innopolis University

© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Bogodeeva in photobunny University building in Innopolis. Archival photoMore than 12 thousand people have applied for training at Innopolis University© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Bogodeeva the image Bank

More than 12 thousand people have applied for training at Innopolis University this year, only 255 of them were students, according to the Ministry of Informatization and communications of Tatarstan.

«In the new academic year at the it University trained representatives of 42 Russian regions, 32 countries, including Spain, Greece, China, India, South Africa, Argentina, Mexico, Colombia, Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Syria. It is worth noting the annual increase in the popularity of the it University. This year at 255 seats have filed more than 12 thousand people», — stated in the message.

For admission to undergraduate degree programs the University considers the results of the exam in mathematics, computer science, physics and Russian language. This year, the average score of first-year students in three subjects made up of 260.1 points, and the average result of the exam in one subject from the best 100 students at 90.7 per. For graduate programs the University accepts students according to the results of their own entrance examinations. The average work experience of accepted applicants to graduate programs was four years. These students got acquainted with the it industry in companies ABBYY, «Sberbank-Technologies» NVision group, Luxoft, Ozon.

This year the Innopolis completed the training of 169 students, including 106 undergraduate and 63 master’s degrees. The young «pros» have already received 284 job offers from partner companies such as «Yandex», «Sberbank-Technologies», MTS, Cognitive Technologies, and others. Graduates of the it University has established three of its own startup. Seven graduates have achieved the most outstanding academic success, and received certificates to purchase housing in Innopolis. The amount that they can use when buying an apartment in the it city depends on the number put to excellent several consecutive sessions for each students is counted for 100 thousand rubles.

Graduates admonished the Minister of communications and mass communications of the Russian Federation Nikolay Nikiforov, who noted that the Innopolis University is one of the leading technical universities of Russia, which, according to some indicators not only compete with the best Russian universities, but also international. «We set ourselves the task of getting into the most prestigious University rankings. While the young University, but I am sure that in a few years we will be able to compete in the global category», — said the Minister.

University innopolis is a new Russian University, specializing in education and scientific research in the field of modern information technologies and robotics, the training of highly qualified personnel for it industry. The University provides educational grants to students on a competitive selection basis. Fields of study: computer technology, development and management, security of computer systems and networks, control systems big data and robotics.

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