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St. Petersburg State Institute of Psychology and Social Work



The history of the Institute began in April 1992 with the decision of St. Petersburg City Hall to establish a specialized institution of higher education to train professionals in a new area for Russia, Social Work. During the first years of its dynamic existence, the Municipal College of Practical Psychology has transformed into a St. Petersburg State Institute of Psychology and Social Work (SPbGIPSR), which became the first specialized institution of higher education of psychological and social profile in the Northwest of Russia.

Facts and Figures

  • Leading provider of professional training to city psychological and social services
  • 3 Bachelor's and 2 Master's degree programs, additional professional courses
  • 1206 students in higher education programs
  • 95 academic staff (75% are holders of academic degrees and titles)
  • Alumni network of more than 4000 graduates
  • All courses are delivered in the Russian language.

Higher Education

Bachelor's degree programs:

  • 37.03.01 Psychology
  • 39.03.02 Social Work "Social Work in the System of Social Services"
  • 37.03.02 Conflictology

Master's degree programs:

  • 37.04.01 Psychology "Psychological Counseling"
  • 39.04.02 Social Work "Innovative Practices of Social Work"

We have developed the concept of individualization of the learning process, which involves variability in the content of educational programs and educational routes. This concept is realized by developing unique educational trajectories for each program, available for selection by students during their first year of study.
Our graduates work as psychologists, family psychologists, clinical psychologists, psychology teachers, trainers, tutors, HR managers, heads of departments, social work specialists, social educators, social workers, social managers, leading specialists in commercial organizations, and social program coordinators.

International Students
Currently, a total of 76 international students from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Estonia, Ukraine, and Uzbekistan study at the Institute. The International Office provides all foreign students with migration support services (invitations and visas, temporary registration, etc.).
All graduates can receive the European Diploma Supplement, which facilitates the recognition of higher education qualifications abroad.

International Cooperation
The Institute cooperates with HEIs and organizations in Belarus, Germany, Kazakhstan, Slovenia, and Finland. Our joint activities include student and teacher exchange programs, intensive training courses, international student roundtables and meetings with foreign colleagues.
Annually the Institute hosts the city's largest scientific and educational event in the field of Psychology, the St. Petersburg Week of Psychology, which is attended by prominent specialists, scientists and practitioners from Western Europe and the CIS.

Material and Technical Base
The Institute has a sufficient material and technical base for carrying out the educational process. The classrooms are equipped with all the necessary furniture, as well as audio and video equipment for interactive sessions. Laboratory and practical classes are provided by the resources of the Training and Laboratory Complex.
The Library of the Institute has a unique collection of educational and scientific literature of the psychological and social profile (more than 10 000 items).
The Center for Physical Education, established at the Institute, provides various individual and group sports classes, aerobics and body-oriented therapy.

Student Life
Our Institute traditionally holds contests, such as "Student of the Year", "Miss and Mister SPbGIPSR", "SPbGIPSR Talent Contest", and many others. Winners are awarded honorary certificates and memorable gifts.
Every year the Institute celebrates the admission of new students. At the solemn event, the Rector of the Institute, Honored Worker of Higher School, Doctor of Psychology, Professor Yuriy Platonov, addresses newcomers with welcome speech and wishes.

Each year the Institute organizes field schools for active students. These events include team building activities, as well as leadership skills training classes.

Contact Information
St. Petersburg State Institute of Psychology and Social Work
Address: 199178 St. Petersburg, 12-ya liniya V.O., 13 A
Web: https://www.psysocwork.ru    
Admissions Office
Tel.: (812) 323-07-70
e-mail: priem@gipsr.ru
International Office
Tel.: (812) 329-08-82
e-mail: oms@gipsr.ru

 

 

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