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School of Earth Sciences & Engineering

Building № 20 (2 building 5, Lenina Avenue, Tomsk)

+7 (3822) 70-63-72

This unit is the oldest with about the 100-year experience in the training of highly qualified engineers in the field of mineral and raw materials industry. Nowadays Tomsk Polytechnic University strives to develop an efficient research and education center, which will be able to conduct breakthrough research projects and provide gifted students and academic staff with all necessary conditions for creative work and study. Along with this activity, the School will train highly qualified academic staff, who can equally efficient work at both research and educational institutions and in petroleum and geology industries, and the ecological sphere. It collaborates with recognized national and international companies in petroleum and petroleum refining industries, like PJSC Gazprom, PJSC Rosneft, PJSC Transneft, PJSC Alrosa, PJSC SIBUR, Schlumberger, and others. In addition, within the framework of the state strategy in the development of the Arctic region, the School actively participates in the study of the underwater permafrost degradation, the emission of methane in the atmosphere in the areas of the Eastern Arctic.

School of Energy & Power Engineering

Building № 8 (7, Usova Street, Tomsk)

+7 (3822) 60-60-86

The energy-power industry is the foundation of modern society. The TPU School of Energy & Power Engineering was established in 2017 as an association of power and electric scientific and engineering schools of Siberia with more than a century of history. This allowed both preserving and significantly strengthening the position of Tomsk Polytechnic University as a training center for most of the energy industries throughout the Russian Federation and abroad.

The school is a leading research and educational center of Russia in electric and power engineering. Along with the training process, the school research teams develop solutions, ensuring effective and reliable operation of heat and power systems, open and adaptive to new facilities of energy production, and energy consumption.

One of the major directions of the university R&D activities is eco-energy, as a response to the global need for environmentally friendly energy production with high efficiency. The school creates new technologies for environmentally friendly energy conversion, increasing the energy efficiency of traditional fuels while reducing technogenic emissions, and developing new fuel formulations.

School of Nuclear Science & Engineering

Building № 11 (2 building 4, Lenina Avenue, Tomsk)

+7 (3822) 70-16-12


The School of Nuclear Science & Engineering is one of the Russian centers of excellence in the areas of nuclear physics and hydrogen energy. The School students conduct large-scale experiments using the only university nuclear research reactor in Russia.

Within the framework of the peaceful atom concept, students of the School can study nuclear medicine, transmutation neutron doping, isotopic design, and thorium energy. Our students participate in academic exchanges and train in Germany, Austria, the Czech Republic and other countries, followed by employment in international companies.

School of Non-Destructive Testing


Building № 18 (7, Savinykh Street, Tomsk)

+7 (3822) 701-777 ext. 2758

The School of Non-Destructive Testing is an educational and research center, specializing in the effective use of equipment and facilities in the real sector of economy, including space instrument engineering and petroleum industry. It conducts active research in the design of compact sources of ionizing radiation for nanostructural analysis of materials, tomographic complexes, space and medical instrument engineering, sensors and fast nanoelectronics, technospheric security, and others. Solid experience, qualified staff, and advanced facility allow the School to enhance the University position in the field of non-destructive testing. It pays close attention to the training of highly qualified engineers, researchers, and teachers, who will possess advanced knowledge and skills to conduct engineering and academic works.

School of Computer Science & Robotics

Center for Cybernetic Studies (84/3, Sovetskaya Street, Tomsk)  

+7 (3822) 60-61-00

The School of Computer Science & Robotics is an intellectually-saturated educational environment, related to designing IT-tech, software, and hardware for development of the digital economy. The School pays close attention to international collaboration and nowadays it established innovation and educational centers jointly with Microsoft, Hughes, SoftLine Academy, and others. It trains highly qualified engineers using world-class Bachelor degree programs, engineering Master degree, PhD programs, and advanced training and short-term education programs. In addition, the School prepares scientific and academic staff, equipped with advanced knowledge and skills allowing them to work at both universities and research centers.

Along with educational activity, it conducts national and international research and R&D projects. It is specialized in methods and algorithms for processing big data, intelligent navigation, robotic complexes for studying the resources of the World Ocean, protecting the aquatic environment, and examining the state of underwater objects and engineering structures. As results of these projects, the School regularly presents innovative products, which can be used both for batch production and in individual solutions.

School of Advanced Manufacturing Technologies


 Building № 11 (2 building 4, Lenina Avenue, Tomsk)

 +7 (3822) 70-56-98

The School of Advanced Manufacturing Technologies is a leader of TPU inner ranking among the engineering schools. The unique sphere of application of university production technology is space exploration. In addition, it trains competent engineers for the State Space Corporation ROSCOSMOS and conducts joint research projects on the International Space Station in the design of a 3D printer, protection of solar cells from cosmic dust, dynamic modeling of loads on the ISS lock chamber, and others.

The School pays special attention to the academic process. It is designed taking into account interests of corporation and large industrial partners  such as PAO S. P. Korolev Rocket, Space Corporation Energia, the State Atomic Energy Corporation ROSATOM, JSC RUSNANO, Schlumberger and others in the area of chemical technology, biotechnology, materials science, materials technology, mechanic engineering, photon technology, and power engineering. The students will be equipped with advanced knowledge and skills in a number of fields, which makes them competitive in Russian and international markets

School of Engineering Entrepreneurship


  Building № 7 (7 building 6, Usova Street, Tomsk)

 +7 (3822) 70-63-54

Tomsk Polytechnic University considers the School as a center of entrepreneurship environment and a hub of innovations. The School integrates and structures the University innovative infrastructure, and thereby increases efficiency in the management of TPU business assets. It brings together educational, information and accelerating programs on technological and social entrepreneurship with universities and leading Russian and international innovative infrastructure. It facilitates and supports innovative environment for students and academic staff and bridges their ideas with interested groups. The School academic programs are aimed to equip students with entrepreneurship skills, allowing them to apply their knowledge in applied projects and startups. In addition, it provides short-term courses and advanced training programs allowing the public to find out how to turn ideas into business.

Research School of High-Energy Physics


Building № 18 (7, Savinykh Street, Tomsk)  

 +7 (3822) 701-777 ext. 2732

The School was founded as a growth point, focused on training PhD students and implementation of fundamental breakthrough research projects. Its targeted model is aimed at enhancing fundamental education and training of specialists in the modern areas of world science and technology. The educational process is based on the implementation of integrated graduate-postgraduate programs and individualization of academic tracks.

The School conducts interdisciplinary, fundamental and pilot studies in the following areas: physics of extreme states of matter, physics of high energies, physics of charged particle beams and radiation effects, and others. The University conducts these research projects in close cooperation with the leading Russian and international scientific collaborations at the Mega-science level, including CERN, DESY, ANKA, GlueX (JLab), and others.


Research School of Chemistry & Applied Biomedical Sciences


  Building № 2 (43-A, Lenina Avenue, Tomsk)

 +7 (3822) 70-17-77 ext. 1496

TPU established the Research School of Chemistry and Applied Biomedical Sciences as a growth point able to operate at cutting edge of research and to train highly qualified PhD students. The center targeted model is aimed at enhancing fundamental education and training of specialists in the modern areas of world science and technology.

The School pays particular attention to educational process and academic programs, developing integrated graduate-postgraduate programs and increasing quality of specialist through individualization of education tracks.

The School trains specialists based on interdisciplinary research, including: organic chemistry, plasmonics, photonics, sensors, and pharmaceuticals, including new catalytic methods for transformation of organic compounds, target drug delivery and selective drug release systems, smart implants with predictable surface properties, materials of organic electronics, hybrid biomaterials, and highly sensitive sensory systems for bioengineering.


School of Core Engineering Education


University Library (55, Belinskogo Street, Tomsk)

+7 (3822) 60-62-29

The School main goal is to provide students with basic technical and social-humanitarian competencies. Advanced educational technologies, modern interactive resources, project-based training process, and highly qualified academic staff ensure developing a broad outlook, excellent theoretical basis in fundamental knowledge domains. On the other hand, the School pays close attention to applied skills: teamwork, critical thinking, leadership skills, and ability to solve complex professional problems.

The key feature of the School is a complex of basic academic courses for freshmen and sophomore undergraduate students focused on the development of general professional and cultural competencies for future engineers. After the second year, students will be able to make conscious and responsible choice of their further educational track. The School program is a core of successful education at TPU, regardless of academic program. 

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