ITMO launches new education programmes
ITMO University is one of the most progressive educational centres in Russia. This year, the university launches three new English-taught programmes in biotechnology and innovation.
Foodtech is a profile within the Biotechnology Master's programme. It's perfect for those who interested to become future professionals in nutrition. Get into the advanced technologies of food production, legal regulation of the food industry and the nutritional science basics. Graduates will be able to work as expert consultants, researchers and developers of new technologies and products in large companies.
Another newly opened speciality is Applied Genomics. It's suitable for everyone eager to have a career in science, solve problems of genomic bioinformatics and experimental molecular biology. You will able to create a startup in the industrial laboratory of the International Science Center SCAMT or lead a project as part of a research group. After graduation, you will be able to work on efficiency improvement of pharmaceutical companies and introduce new technologies that will increase the overall standard of living and reduce the amount of infections.
Consider the Scientific Communication specialization within the Innovation Science programme as well. Access promising career opportunities at the junction of science and public relations. You will be able to develop effective communication skills and contribute to scientific and technological progress. The programme includes courses from leading experts of European universities. Another advantage of this programme is the opportunity to participate in scientific research projects.