Saint Petersburg State University

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St Petersburg University (Saint Petersburg State University)
Санкт-Петербургский государственный университет
Latin: Universitas Petropolitana
MottoHic tuta perennat
(Here all in safety lasts)
Established1724; 298 years ago (1724)
7/9 Universitetskaya Emb., 199034
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CampusBoth urban and suburban
Colours    Terracotta and gray[1]
MascotBoris the Funny Looking Owl[2]

St Petersburg University (SPbU, Saint Petersburg State University; Russian: СПбГУ, Санкт-Петербургский государственный университет) is a Russian university based in Saint Petersburg. It is the oldest and one of the largest universities in Russia.

Schools[change | change source]

Saint Petersburg State University has many schools. They include science, engineering and humanities.

Many universities treats applied mathematics as part of mathematics. But SPbU separates them.
Some universities include medical technology to technical departments. But SPbU treats them with dentistry.
Some universities handle physics as part of "Faculty of Science (and Engineering)". But SPbU has a faculty only for physics.

Alumni[change | change source]

Saint Petersburg State University has produced a number of famous people. Their names are known in many fields.


Related pages[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Фирменные цвета" [Signature colors] (in Russian). Archived from the original on 2017-03-28. Retrieved 2017-03-28.
  2. "We have athletes who make us proud: Mikhail Konjaria on the end of the University sports season". Archived from the original on 13 October 2020. Retrieved 11 October 2020.
  3. Cambiaghi, M., & Sacchetti, B. (2015). Ivan Petrovich Pavlov (1849–1936). Journal of neurology, 262(6), 1599-1600.
  4. Zalkind, S. (2001). Ilya Mechnikov: his life and work. The Minerva Group, Inc..
  5. Kantorovich, L. V., & Akilov, G. P. (1959). Functional analysis in normalized spaces. Fizmatgis, Moskva.
  6. Kutateladze, S. S. (2011). Mathematics and economics of Leonid Kantorovich. arXiv preprint arXiv:1101.0984.

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