TOMSK, Sep 27 – RIA Tomsk.
Tomsk Polytechnic University (TPU) with the support of Rosatom is
preparing a multinational interdisciplinary team of specialists who will
work in a radiation department of the future Center for Nuclear
Research and Technology in Bolivia, Vice-Rector for External Affairs of
TPU Liliya Kiryanova said journalists.
was previously reported that Tomsk Polytechnic University is the only
university in Russia whose foreign students can perform laboratory work
on the current research nuclear reactor. In addition, the university
provides its foreign listeners with the opportunity to undergo practice
at the current nuclear energy facilities of Rosatom.
developed a unique model that involves training personnel for new
facilities. <…> The Centre for Nuclear Research and Technology in
Bolivia will have an irradiation department. At the moment, all future
specialists of this future department are trained in TPU – a complete
set: from a future director to the laboratory technician of this
department", – Kiryanova said.
clarified that Rosatom selected future employees of the centre. Today
TPU trains 48 foreign specialists from different countries of the world,
including Egypt, Ghana, Bolivia, Tanzania, Egypt, Russia and others,
for Rosatom projects. At the moment, future employees are trained in
master's degree, postgraduate studies, advanced training and retraining
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Atomic Students at TPU
day before a holiday dedicated to Russian culture took place in TPU for
them. There students tried Siberian berries, played Russian chess,
learned about traditions of Russia. Kiryanova explained that "the
success of work in any international team is also that its participants
respect different cultures. Therefore, we consider it very important to
introduce them to Russian culture".
added that TPU will further develop the model of training of foreign
specialists for domestic and foreign objects working on Russian
technologies. The university plans to create new projects with Rosatom
and replicate this model of training at Russian enterprises, which build
or plan to build objects of foreign economic activity in foreign
we are interested in preparing foreign students who will not just leave
for their countries after graduation, but who will work in one way or
another for the Russian economy, with Russian technologies. We hope that
there will be more such projects in Tomsk, and our new future campus
will contribute to the emergence of even more talented students in the
region", – Kiryanova said.