At ITMO University, we love science, innovation and entrepreneurial spirit. Founded in 1900 in St. Petersburg, Russia, ITMO is home to over 14,300 students and bears the status of “National Research University.” Our focus is on training elite professionals and tackling some of the world’s top scientific and educational challenges in IT, Photonics, Robotics, Translational Medicine, Art & Science, Urban Studies and Science Communication.
Our 43 international research centers generate advanced knowledge and bring top innovative ideas to the market through an established system of R&D support.
Our student team is the only six-time world champion of the ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest. Teams from around the world hone their programming skills at our ITMO World Champions Programming School.
In the heart of St. Petersburg, ITMO University is steps away from world-famous museums, theaters and cultural sights.
IT’s MOre than a University!