The program of double diplomas
St.-Petersburg, on January, 22nd. The first release of the masters trained under the program of double diplomas on the basis of the St.-Petersburg state polytechnical university (SPBSU) and London's City University has taken place. All graduates are experts in sphere of computer facilities of IT technologies.
The program of their training is calculated for two years and focused, first of all, on the Russian students. Its authors are scientists SPBSU and City University. The first year of training in a magistracy passes in the Petersburg's high school, the second - in City University. After the termination of training students receive diplomas of masters at once two universities.
The program of double diplomas has been opened in 2007 by results of the Russian-British project BRIDGE assuming working out and realisation of joint educational programs in the field of IT technologies. One of the main objective of project is working out of strategic programs of development of the British and Russian universities according to spirit and principles of Bolonsky process.
Pro-rector for international and academic cooperation of SPBSU professor Dmitry Arsenyev has noted: "Reception of the second -the master's diploma - in the field of engineering science of one of the most prestigious universities of Great Britain, opens to our graduates unlimited possibilities in their future career at the international level"
It is the first experience in Russia on realisation of the program of double diplomas with the British universities in the field of engineering sciences.