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Belarusian National Technical University

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General Information

Belarusian National Technical University is the leading technical university in Belarus that  trains engineering specialists in various fields of industry and production.

The history of BNTU dates back to 1920 when the Belarusian State Polytechnical Institute was founded for meeting the demand for qualified technical specialists. Since 2005 BNTU has been a reference organization of the CIS members on technical education. Over the century of its existence the university has prepared almost 200 thousand od specialists with more than 7 thousand of international students among them. By the way, the well-known scientist and the Nobel Prize winner of 2000 Zhores Alferov graduated from BNTU at the beginning of the 1950s.

BNTU offers the widest range of educational programs in Bachelor's and Master's degrees, as well as in PhD. It also has a number of preparatory courses in different areas.

The university has 16 faculties: 

  • Automotive and Tractor Faculty;
  • Faculty of Mining Engineering and Engineering Ecology;
  • Faculty of Mechanical Engineering;
  • Faculty of Mechanics and Technology;
  • Faculty of Marketing, Management and Entrepreneurship;
  • Faculty of Power Engineering;
  • Faculty of Information Technologies and Robotics;
  • Faculty of Management Technologies and Humanitarization;
  • Faculty of Engineering and Pedagogy;
  • Faculty of Power Plant Construction and Engineering Services;
  • Architectural Faculty;
  • Faculty of Civil Engineering;
  • Faculty of Instrumentation Engineering;
  • Faculty of Transport Communications;
  • Military and Technical Faculty;
  • Sports and Technical Faculty.

The university has 32 scientific research laboratories, its own R&D exhibition, and the biggest scientific library with more than 2 million publications. 

BNTU cooperates with the majority of Belarusian largest industrial enterprises, participates in various international cooperation and mobility programs, promotes its latest scientific and research developments at the international forums and exhibitions regularly.

BNTU graduates receive an internationally recognized diploma. 
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Life Conditions

BNTU has one of the biggest campuses in Minsk and provides accommodation to its international students. The monthly cost of accommodation is approximately $50. 

The university has a lot of sports objects as well as its own stadium. 
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