• Application Deadline
  • 24 months


The Energy Efficiency and Sustainable Building program at Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPbPU) is developed for those who are concerned with energy effi ciency and sustainability in civil construction with the focus on developing one’s expertise in building engineering, building design and project management. 

The program is designed to combine theoretical knowledge and practical skills to challenge emerging industry issues under economic and sustainability policy of a local area.

Career Opportunities

With the knowledge and practical skills acquired by completion of this course, many graduates may continue to study for a PhD, become research assistants or work for international companies or set up their own business.

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • History and Methodology of Science 
  • Scientific Discourse 
  • English for Professional Activity 
  • Building Information Modeling (BIM) 
  • Math Modeling 
  • Special Sections of the Research 
  • Information Technologies for Development of Territories 
  • Renewable Energy Sources 
  • Energy Efficient Building Materials 
  • Designing of Energy Efficient Buildings

Detailed Programme Facts

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Bachelor’s, Specialist’s or Master’s degree in a relevant area is required 
  • English language proficiency - B+ (CEFR B2) 
  • Exam Test in a relevant field of studies 
  • Interview in English with a program coordinator (Skype option is available)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    4173 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4173 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3349 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3349 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • for foreign students: 305 000 Rubles
  • for Russian students: 244 800 Rubles

Living costs for Saint Petersburg

  • 34733 - 58700 RUB/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Check the programme website for information about funding options.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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