Year of foundation: 1951
Total students: 7 561
Faculties: 12 / Departments: 130
Faculty: 2 069
|Professors276||Associate Professors271||Doctors of Science598||Candidates of Science879||International faculty members52|
Main educational programmes for prospective international students: 61
|Bachelor's programme28||Master's programme33|
Additional educational programmes for prospective international students: 4
|Russian as a foreign language 2||Other programmes 2|
MIPT (Phystech) is a leading Russian university specialising in the field of physics, mathematics and related disciplines. The Institute is located in Dolgoprudny (5 km away from the outskirts of Moscow). Some of the buildings and departments are located in the Russian capital and the city of Zhukovsky (40 km away from Moscow).
The main features of MIPT is the so called Phystech System, which ensures the training of high-level specialists that are in demand across fundamental research areas worldwide.
There are 6 phystech schools at MIPT. One of the most popular fields among applicants for enrolment to MIPT is applied mathematics and physics.
Basic areas of study:
- Systems analysis and control.
- Information science and computer technology.
- Computer security.
- Applied mathematics and information science.
- Applied mathematics and physics.
MIPT is in the top 350 in the QS World University Rankings, the top 300 THE World University Rankings, the top 50 QS WU Rankings by Faculty in Physics & Astronomy and top 50 THE Physical sciences . In 2017, the legendary Russian university Phystech was ranked 201-300 in the Shanghai Academic Ranking of World Universities by Subject Fields in Physics.