Why applicants choose MPEI
MPEI was founded in 1930. For 90 years of its activity, MPEI has prepared more than 200 thousands of specialists. Among them are academicians, state prize laureates, heads of ministries and enterprises, politicians, cosmonauts, prominent cultural figures, members of government and even Heads of State of various foreign countries. One can say that MPEI alumni show themselves in almost every sphere of the humankind activity.

In 2011 MPEI received a status of National Research University. This status shows the highest acknowledgement of the University's merits in the fields of education, innovation and science on a State level.
MPEI – the leader of the sector
National Research University "Moscow Power Engineering Institute" is the leading polytechnic university of Russia that has prominent positions in the world's scientific and educational domain considering its state awards, Russian and international ratings and its great recognition among the employers.
Ranking positions
MPEI is listed among the top QS Universities
MPEI listed in top-100 BRICS Universities
MPEI listed among 9 Russian Universities that have the QS Audit "4 stars" or higher
MPEI listed 8th among the best Russian Universities by the alumni's salary level
MPEI listed 29th among Russian Universities
MPEI listed 6th among the Technical Universities of Russia
MPEI listed 257th among the universities in the international ranking of interaction between universities and the real sector of the economy
Order of Lenin, awarded by the Presidium of the Supreme Council of the USSR
December 13, 1940
Medal "For the development of virgin lands" On behalf of the Presidium of the Supreme Council of the USSR
September 16, 1963
Order of the Banner of Labor, German Democratic Republic
October 18, 1971
Order "People's Republic of Bulgaria" I Degree, Supreme Council of Bulgaria
December 15, 1975
Jan Amos Comenius Medal, Czechoslovak Socialist Republic (Czechoslovakia)
December 7, 1976
Order of Friendship, Socialist Republic of Vietnam
January 30, 1978
Order of the October Revolution
Order of Merit for the Republic of Poland, State Council of Poland
April 10, 1987
Order of Labor First Degree, Socialist Republic of Vietnam
April 14, 2015
Order of the North Star, Mongolia
December 12, 2016
Russian Government Prize in the field of quality
Commonwealth of Independent States Award
MPEI structure
MPEI as a university consists of 12 institutes, 59 departments and more than 100 scientific and research laboratories. MPEI infrastructure includes a specialized pilot plant, a unique educational thermal power plant, the largest scientific and technical library in the country, etc. Nearly 15,000 undergraduate and graduate students, about 650 postgraduates and doctoral students undergo training at 25 fields of study. More than 1000 professors and researchers, including 179 doctors of science and 558 philosophy doctors, provide the high quality training and scientific activity. In recent years, many training rooms and laboratories were renewed and provided with modern equipment for high quality training of specialists for high-tech industries and research. Many Russian and international companies invested in MPEI labs and educational technologies.
MPEI Braches

National Research University «Moscow Power Engineering Institute» has several branches in the cities of Voljsky, Smolensk, Konakovo, as well in Dushanbe (Republic of Tajikistan) and Tashkent (Republic of Uzbekistan).
Educational levels at MPEI
MPEI provides educational programs at Bachelor, Specialist, Master and PhD level.

The University awards the following degrees:

Bachelor of Science

Diplomaed Engineer

Master of Science

Philosophy Doctor

Doctor of Science
TOP Fields of Study AT MPEI
MPEI Bachelor and Master programs are at the top of the demand rating of labor market. Highly demanded now are specialists in heat engineering, electrical and power engineering, information technologies and ecologists. Over the years, all these specialists have been successfully trained by MPEI and corresponding educational programs are provided by MPEI with big success.
School Olympiad of MPEI
MPEI holds its own Olympiad "Hope of Power Engineering" in the subjects of "physics", "mathematics", "computer science" and in the complex of natural sciences based on educational programs of higher secondary education, separately for schoolchildren of the 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, and 11th years of education. This competition is one of the largest by representation of the Russian participants and by the number of events. Its prizewinners receive bonuses while applying to the Russian universities.
The Olympiad is carried out within the support of:
Ministry of Energy of the Russian Federation
PJSC RusHydro
LLC Doctor Web
Department of Education of Moscow
Department of Smolensk region for Education and Science
Ministry of Education and Science of the Volgograd Region
Department of Education of the Ivanovo Region
Ministry of Education of the Moscow Region
Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Tatarstan
Ministry of Education of the Krasnoyarsk Region
MPEI students' Olympiad
MPEI holds its own Olympiad "Energy of Hope" for students.

The following categories of students can take part in the Olympiad: students studying in educational programs of higher education in various areas, specialties and universities of Russia, regardless of their departmental subordination; foreign students; persons with higher education of any level, confirmed by a document on higher education (higher professional education) and qualifications (Bachelor's Diploma, Specialist's Diploma, Master's Diploma) or the corresponding document of foreign university. The prizewinners receive bonuses while applying to MPEI.
College-and-University MPEI
Within the framework of the system of lifelong education, 10 colleges and technical schools work in cooperation with MPEI.
Military center at MPEI
The MPEI military training center conducts training of Russian students at military training programs for reserve officers and sergeants of the aerospace forces.
Training of the officers and sergeants is carried out against the order of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation within prescribed values and in accordance with the list of military specialities.
The Department of employment and practical forms of study helps students through the period of work and graduate practice. It also contributes to finding a summer job during the holidays.

Career Center helps students and graduates to find a full-time or a part-time job. In addition to considering vacancies and internships, the Center organizes presentations of the best Russian companies, as well as the international leaders doing business in Russia, such as GE, Philips, Schlumberger, Siemens and Samsung, for example. CC carries out the Career Forums and Fairs, master-classes given by specialists of prominent recruiting agencies.

The leading Russian and international companies are partners of MPEI. More than 250 organizations offer jobs for MPEI graduates.
There are more than 70 companies-partners of MPEI.
Among them are:
Strategic partners:
• PJSC Rosseti
• IDGC of Center, JSC
• PJSC IDGC of the North Caucasus
• PJSC RusHydro
• JSC Mosvodokanal
• JSC Concern Rosenergoatom
• Gazprom energoholding LLC
• JSC "RAO Energy Systems of the East"
• PJSC Mosenergo
• JSC Mosoblenergo
• Ministry of Energy of the Moscow Region
Power and Industrial Enterprises:
• PJSC MMC Norilsk Nickel
• OJSC GSKB Almaz-Antey
• PJSC "Yakutskenergo"
• Transneftenergo LLC
• PJSC "Electroisolite"
Research institutes, research and production enterprises:
• CJSC "SPB Institute of Heat Power Engineering"
• JSC "Trest Hydromontage"
• CJSC "Teplocom-Engineering"
• JSC "Russian Industrial College"
• CJSC "Mineral Vata"
• LLC "EKF Electrical Engineering"
• NP "Energy Auditing-Expert"
• LLC "Company "Applied Technologies"
MPEI has been training engineers and researchers for foreign countries since 1946, being one of the first Russian universities to train foreigners. MPEI Alumni work in 118 countries.

First partner agreements of collaboration were concluded in 1964, and now MPEI has agreements with more than 150 foreign universities worldwide.

In recent years years MPEI along with partner universities established several international Double-Degree programs of the Master level.
MPEI is a regular member of the International Association of Universities, the Executive Committee of the Silk Road University Alliance, head of the Energy group of the University of Shanghai Cooperation Organization, member of the CIS Networks University and BRICS Network University, Chairman of the Russian-Kyrgyz Consortium of technical universities

In 2017, MPEI joined the GEIDCO Global Energy Association.
MPEI campus includes closely located educational buildings and infrastructure facilities:

• a network of educational and scientific centers
• specialized pilot plant
• educational and experimental thermal power plant
• information and computing center
• publishing house and printing center
• scientific and technical library
• sports facilities
Available at MPEI:
· Comfortable dormitories
· Sanatorium
· Canteens and cafes
· Cultural Center
· Student radio station
· Stadium "Energy"
· Gyms, sports grounds, tennis courts
· Pool
· Shooting sports range
· Health and sports camps and recreation facilities
· Cybersports club
· Tourism and Search club "Horizon"
· Sambo Development Institute named after A.A. Kharlampiev
Dormitories and sanatorium
Student life
Summer vacation sites
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