TSU was the first Siberian Imperial University. It is the oldest university in Siberia .TSU was founded in 1878 in Tomsk,Russia.In the World University Rankings TSU occupies the 26th place and a valuable 4th place among Russian universities and also obtained the 4th place in the emerging Europe and central Asia.TSU has a mind blowing 145 department campus with 20 facilities and institutes ,38 centres for a pre university training and career guidance in Siberia and Kazakhstan,42 leading scientific schools,3 research institutes24 dissertation councils,51 Russian Federation State Prize laureates and 26 academicians including the ones from Russian Academy of Sciences(RAS).
TSU has different strategic academic units each focusing on a particular area of interest by encouraging research in those areas via setting up and operating laboratories for carrying out researches. They have the StrAU institute of biomedicine, StrAU institute of the human of the digital era. StrAU institute of smart materials and technology, Siberian institute of the future. Main focus is laid on understanding present and future human and digital issues and solutions through usage of cutting edge technology and some really intelligent minds which are put to work in such strategic academic units. Some of the key projects undertaken by StrAU are ‘extra early diagnostics and therapy of oncological and therapeutic diseases’,’ technologies of functional nanoelectronics for new markets and global scientific experiments (electronics and photonics of the future), and ‘creation and implementation of an interdisciplinary and integrated environment for the analysis of social networking data to solve the global challenges of the modern society’.
193 international scientists and post docs are at work in these StrAU.TSU has partnership with key education providers with various institutions globally which are as follows London School of Economics, IT Madras, IIT Bombay, University of Sussex, Leiden University AND Higher Polytechnic School Ecole Polytechnic. The university which came to life when Emperor Alexander (2nd) signed a decree in 1878 is still making its mark in delivering quality education to the young generation which will shape the future society we will be living in.
- Research Library
- Serbian Botanical Garden
- Museum of The History of TomSK State University
- TomSk Regional Common use Center