IIEP and IT in design dept. students reside on SPbSPU campus where they enjoy a full Russian university experience in an international environment. Both student hostels are located near the studying campus. Private accommodation also can be found.
Student hostel offers following conditions to the students: double rooms, each 2 rooms share a common toilet, bathroom and a kitchen. The hostel is located in the same building with the study area, it also includes a dining room, a cafeteria and sports center.
GENERAL FACTS ABOUT ST.PETERSBURG
The city of St. Petersburg is known as the cultural treasure house of Russia. Here, you will find more than 140 museums and around 100 theatres. But St. Petersburg is also much more than culture and beautiful sights. It is also one of Russia's largest industrial, educational and scientific centers. The city is located in the delta of the Neva River on numerous islands, a fact that prompted some observers to call it "The City on 101 islands". St. Petersburg was founded on 16 (27) May, 1703 and celebrates its birthday on May 27.
GMT +3, Eastern +8
4 million 581 thousand people (2008 est.)
1400 square kilometers
ORIGIN OF THE NAME
Named in honor of St. Peter and NOT Peter the Great, the founder of the city. The name can be translated as "The City of St. Peter".
For more information please refer to Student Guide (Student_Guide.pdf
) (Developed by IIEP with the support of Scientific and Higher Education committee of Russia).