IT in Design Department of Saint-Petersburg State Polytechnical University was founded in 1996.
The aim of education at the department is to prepare specialists who could professionally use information technologies and work in the area of design and media production. Today more than 500 students are studying at the department of IT in Design, focusing on several majors:
- “Applied informatics”, profile “Applied informatics in design”
- “Design”, profile “ Graphic design”
Combining these majors allows us to cover most of the stages of multimedia product development during the study process. It imitates a production cycle where specialists from different areas communicate closely with each other during common projects.
Distinguishing feature of education is combining design studies and mastering media and interactive technologies, which enables our students to develop skills in wider interdisciplinary level.