Belarusian State Technological University is one of the leading educational and scientific centers of the Republic of Belarus. It was founded in 1930. Now the University is a large multi-profile educational and scientific center in the Republic of Belarus. The activities of the University cover a wide scope ranging from training highly competitive specialists to research and development and innovative activities.
The University contains 10 faculties, 51 departments, 4 affiliates of departments, Negoreloye forestry experimental station, 29 educational-scientific centres which train about 13,000 students and 130 doctorates and post-graduates. Over 400 specialists of various branches of industry are annually provided with retraining and qualification up-grade courses.
The University trains engineers for 28 specialities and 58 specializations; at the same time the University trains highly-qualified researchers doing Master’s, PhD and Doctor Degree courses.
Since its foundation the University has trained over 63,300 specialists including 600 for 38 foreign states. Among them are outstanding scientists, laureates of national awards, ministers, managers of large companies and enterprises.