27th Summer Universiade in Kazan,

July 6-17 2013

Ulyanovsk State Technical University

Address: 32 Severniy Venets St, Ulyanovsk, Russia
Phone/fax: (8422) 43-06-43, 43-02-37
E-mail: rector@ulstu.ru
Official website: http://ulstu.ru

On September 11th, 2011 Ulyanovsk State Technical University signed a cooperation agreement with the Executive Directorate of the 27th Summer Universiade 2013 in Kazan and received the official status of ‘HEI of the 2013 Summer Universiade’.

Ulyanovsk State Technical University is the largest university in the Ulyanovsk Region. For more than 50 years it has been training highly-skilled professionals across a wide range of fields, including technical sciences, the humanities, economics and mathematics. Ulyanovsk State Technical University originates from Ulyanovsk Evening Polytechnic Institute, founded on September 18th, 1957.  In 1993 it was renamed as Ulyanovsk State Technical University.

There are over 16,000 students currently studying at the university. The faculty and teaching staff reach over 500 teachers, including 54 professors, doctors of sciences, 253 associate professors and PhDs.

The university takes well-directed efforts to enter the global educational system by developing multilateral international relations with educational, scientific and social organisations, companies and foundations from Western Europe, the USA, Asia and Middle East. Since 1992 Ulyanovsk State Technical University has been training international students, holding annual international conferences, seminars and forums, participating in academic mobility programmes.

The university pays close attention to students’ health and physical fitness. It boasts a wide variety of sports facilities, including a modern outdoor complex comprising a football field, six running tracks, a strength training room, basketball and volleyball courts, tennis courts, as well as two indoor complexes. Spartakiades, various sports competitions, student talent shows, festivals, student meetings, as well as sport science and physical education conferences are held on regular basis here. Student athletes of Ulyanovsk State Technical University have climbed on the top podium spot of the regional University Games for the ninth consecutive year already.

The university actively cooperates with the Executive Directorate of the 27th Summer Universiade: it implements the volunteer programme, participates in various cultural and sporting events, promotes the 2013 Summer Universiade and a healthy lifestyle among the student body, develops and popularises volunteering, encourages young people to volunteer during the Games. 

Ulyanovsk State Technical University operates a volunteer school based on the SoDeystvie (‘Assistance’) Training Centre. A number of socially-oriented organisations, including the Young Family of Politekh Student Club, PredVerie (‘Threshold’) Youth Christian Club, ZaRozhdenie (‘Revival’) School for Young Parents were created upon the initiative of the centre’s volunteers. The volunteers plan and organise various health promotion events in the city of Ulyanovsk, as well as gear up to volunteer during the 2013 Summer Universiade in Kazan.

Sports icons

Yulia Fedoskina, Master of Sport International Class in Naval Pentathlon.

Tatyana Ivanova. Master of Sport International Class in Naval Pentathlon.

Alsu Akhmetkhanova. Master of Sport International Class in Naval Pentathlon.

А. Zaripov. Master of Sport in Orienteering.

M. Ivanova. Master of Sport in Orienteering.

A. Birzhevaya. Russian arm wrestling champion.

Ekaterina Cherkasova. Candidate for Master of Sport in Table Tennis.

Anna Kokina. Candidate for Master of Sport in Table Tennis. Read more