Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University

PhD Programmes

Mathematics and Mechanics «Solid Mechanics»

Programme Information
The programme aims to train highly qualified professionals in Solid Mechanics capable of solving key regional problems in the field of strength design issues and engineering facilities operation.
Programme's advantages:
Extensive facilities: 15 laboratories.

Completing the programme the graduates will be able to:
- apply the knowledge of Mechanics fundamentals especially Solid Mechanics fundamentals
- conduct scientific research in Mechanics and Mathematical Modeling
- find solutions to technological problems of structures deformation and collapse
Programme Description

01.06.01 . Mathematics and Mechanics . Solid Mechanics.

Duration of the Programme: 4 years.

Programme type: Full-time.

Language of instruction: Russian.

Courses & Study Load

ECTS credits: 240

Core courses: History and Philosophy of Science, Foreign Language, Scientific Research Methodology and Results Presentation, Current Problems of the Field, Solid Mechanics, Research Seminar, Current Problems of HI Learning and Teaching, Mechanics of Stochastic Composite Materials, Complex Solid-State Thermodynamic Systems.

Practical Teaching Training.

Practical Research Training.

Professional Training / Internships

  • Mechanical Engineering Laboratory

  • Automotive Engineering Laboratory

  • Laboratory for Electrical Equipment for Industrial and Civil Construction

  • Compression-Refrigeration Laboratory

  • Laboratory of Metrology, Standardization and Certification

  • Mechanics Laboratory

  • CAD/CAM Laboratory

  • Technical Equipment Laboratory

  • Laboratory of Dynamics and Strength of Materials and Structures

  • Electrical Engineering and Electronics Laboratory

  • Laboratory of Petroleum Engineering and Process Control

  • Housing and Utilities Engineering Solutions Laboratory

  • Health and Safety Laboratory

  • Mechatronics Laboratory

  • Laboratory of Fundamental and Applied Material Science

Career Opportunities
The graduates progress to careers in high-tech sectors of defence industry, aircraft and mechanic engineering, construction, various scientific-research and analytical centres.
Admission & Tuition
State-funded applicants (Russian nationals and Russian speaking applicants from the CIS countries) are expected to take the following exams:
  • Solid Mechanics
  • Philosophy
  • Foreign language

Sergey KORYAGIN, Director of the Institute

Tel.: +7 4012 91 60 50


Language: Russian

Admissions Office

14 A. Nevskogo ul., Kaliningrad, 236041

+7 (4012) 59-55-96
fax: +7 (4012) 31-33-33