Mission of the Institute
The Institute of Fundamental Education was created to provide the first-year students of UrFU with basic courses in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Mechanics, Information Technology, Engineering, i.e. those areas of knowledge that shape the thinking and are the foundation for future professional skills. In addition, the Institute offers high-quality educational programs in two areas of studies:
Bachelor’s degree program
Technosphere Safety, study period – 4 years
Specialist’s degree program
Fire Safety, study period – 5 years
These subjects include courses in labor protection, industrial safety of technological processes and productions in normal situations and emergencies. The educational programs will suit those who want to deal with the problems of industrial safety, fire safety, environmental safety, as well as protection of population and territories in emergency situations.
Many graduates of the Institute build successful careers in state institutions and top companies of the Russian Federation, which includes industrial enterprises, design institutes, state and commercial structures, housing and communal services, the Federal Security Service, Ministry of Internal Affairs, Ministry of Emergency Situations, etc.
While studying at the Institute of Fundamental Education, there is a real opportunity to participate in international exchange programs and internships. Flexible approaches to the construction of individual educational trajectories provide an opportunity for those who wish to start a career while studying: many students and graduates get the experience of doing international internships and working abroad as early as on their second year of study.
Education and Research
The teachers and researchers of the Institute possess top expertise confirmed by international certificates. The staff is engaged in a lot of R&D projects ordered by state and commercial enterprises, as well as extensive consulting activities. An active part in the scientific research is taken by the students, who are co-authors of as much as a quarter of the papers published by the Institute’s staff.
The Institute implements successful joint projects with federal governmental bodies at various levels, regional ministries of economy and industry, culture, general and vocational education. Our teachers and students participate in the implementation of international and domestic projects such as TEMPUS, federal target programs with the support of the Russian Foundation for Basic Research, etc.
For students who are ready to continue their studies at Ural Federal University after obtaining a bachelor's degree, the Institute of Fundamental Education offers Master’s degree programs in such areas as Information Systems and Technologies and Fundamental Computer Science and Information Technologies. The list of study areas will be expanded soon.
Created / Updated: 29 March 2019 / 31 May 2019
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