The graduates of WPI RAS are in high demand in the scientific and educational environment, and are a part of the world intellectual elite.
Working on prospective scientific projects
Since the first year of study, every post-graduate student takes part in carrying out serious scientific projects of WPI RAS as a researcher.
Having a dissertation prepared for defense or a defended thesis guarantees WPI RAS graduates employment for scientific positions in the Institute.
The defense of dissertations for the degree of the Candidate of Science is held during the meetings of the WPI RAS Dissertation Council.
Post-graduate students of WPI RAS are educated according to exclusive tailored programmes, developed particularly for them.
Scholarships and grants
The Institute provides scholarships to the most talented and successful post-graduate students, even those studying on a contract basis.
To apply for the training
The teaching staff and supervisors of post-graduate students of WPI RAS are prominent figures in the hydrological science, conducting scientific and educational activity in Russia and abroad. Post-graduate students of WPI RAS are educated according to exclusive programmes, developed particularly for them. The programmes of all courses, regardless of the education format (full-time, part-time), are filled with both theory and practice of research.
The post-graduate courses of Water Problems Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences are one of Russia’s leading centers for training highly qualified scientific and educational personnel.
About the post-graduate studies
License № 2834, issued by the Federal Service for Supervision in the sphere of Education and Science 26.04.2012 (indefinitely) with the right of conducting educational activity.
Within the Institute, there is a structural educational unit – the Water Resources Department, which possesses highly qualified scientific staff that are able to ensure quality education and supervision for the students.
Head of the Water Resources Department Gelfan Alexander Naumovich Director of WPI RAS, Head of the Department of River Basin Hydrology, Dr. Sci. (Phys.-Math.), Corresponding Member of RAS
Director of the post-graduate courses Vartanyan Irina Alexandrovna
The Institute provides training of scientific educational staff in the post-graduate courses for the following specialities:
Hydrology, Water Resources, Hydrochemistry
Hydraulics and Engineering Hydrology
Fees and forms of education
Education is provided full-time and part-time
Full-time education financed from the federal budget