Bachelor's Programme in Fundamental Informatics and Information Technology
The Bachelor’s programme “Fundamental Informatics and Information Technology” in English is aimed at training experts in high-level programming for hi-tech companies of the information industry.
Lobachevsky University is engaged in successful cooperation with major international IT companies (Cisco Systems, Intel, Microsoft, NVIDIA, IBM, MERA) that provide the University with advanced computer equipment and software. This ensures that the educational process is based on the latest achievements in this field of science and technology. At the University, there are research laboratories established with the support of Intel Corporation as well as educational centres of Microsoft and Cisco Systems.
Lobachevsky University was named by Bill Gates, chairman of Microsoft Corporation, among the world’s ten leading universities in the field of high-performance computing. In 2013 UNN built the powerful supercomputer «Lobachevsky», which is the third fastest supercomputer in Russia.
The programme is accredited by the European Network for Accreditation of Engineering Education (ENAEE) and the Association for Engineering Education of Russia (AEER). The former is ‘responsible for awarding authorisation to accreditation agencies to award the EUR-ACE® label’, which is aimed at facilitating both academic and professional mobility. The latter has membership in ENAEE, Washington Accord and IPEA so that its criteria and procedures for accreditation are recognized by over 25 countries worldwide.