Eastern European University Association
Kalashnikov Izhevsk State Technical University
Year found: 1952
Legal form State
Country Russia

Kalashnikov Izhevsk State Technical University 

Kalashnikov Izhevsk State Technical University was founded in 1952. On 22 February 2012 Izhevsk State Technical University celebrated its 60th anniversary and was named after Mikhail Kalashnikov, a legendary designer of small arms and Honorary Professor of ISTU.


More than 12,000 students, including 275 international, study at 3 faculties and 7 institutes of the university.


The university accepts students in mechanical and instrumentation engineering, civil and power engineering, housing and utility infrastructure, information science and computer engineering, natural sciences, economics, architecture, design, and humanities for bachelor degree – in 39 programs, for master degree – in 31 programs, for specialist diploma programs – in 5 specialties, and for PhD degree – in 10 programs.


Kalashnikov ISTU offers 6 bachelor and 1 master programs in English, as well as the preparatory course for those wishing to proceed with Russian-taught programs.


Bachelor degree courses in English 


Civil engineering


Mechatronics and robotics


Info-communication technologies and communication systems


Software engineering




Oil and gas engineering




Maste Degreу course in English 

Civil engineering – Management of investment-construction activity

Bachelor degree courses in Russian


Mechanical Engineering

Operation of Transportation and Technological Machines and Complexes

Mechatronics and Robotics

Heat Power Engineering and Heat Engineering

Civil Engineering

Technospheric Safety

Engineering and Design Provision of Production in Machine-Building (bilingual program)


Fundamental and Applied Linguistics

Applied Mathematics

State and Municipal Administration

Advertising and Public Relations

Professional Training


Technology of Artistic Material Processing


Civil Engineering



Human Resources Management



Informatics and Computer Engineering

Information Systems and Technologies

Applied Informatics

Software Engineering

Electronics, Radio Engineering and Communication Systems

Instrumentation Engineering

Electrical Power Engineering and Electrical Engineering

Power Mechanical Engineering

Technological Machines and Equipment

Technospheric Safety

Technology of Transport Processes

Control in Technical Systems

Oil and Gas Engineering

Nanotechnologies and Microsystem Engineering

Physical Training


The students live in comfortable hostels with cooking and laundry facilities, where they can work in computer rooms, as well as relax after studies. The international students are mainly accommodated in hostel 6. The accommodation cost varies within 20-80 USD/month, depending on the living conditions.


Student Palace «Integral» is very popular among the students. Apart from the conferences and meetings of all kinds, it hosts many students’ amusement festivities, such as intellectual and entertaining games Balda, multiple university and faculty parties, and discos.

Tuition fee

Tuition fee starts from USD1 300 per year