General Information about Russia
Russia is a federal democracy comprised of 85 federal subjects, namely 46 provinces, or oblasti, 22 republics with varying degrees of autonomy, 9 territories, or krai, 4 autonomous districts, or okrugi, 1 autonomous oblast and 3 federal cities.
Full Name: Russian Federation
Population: 145 million
Major language: Russian
Major religions: Orthodox, Islam, Buddhism, Judaism
Monetary unit: 1 rouble = 100 kopecks
Internet domain: .ru, .su, .рф
International dialing code: +7
There are eleven time zones in Russia, which currently observe times ranging from UTC+02:00 to UTC+12:00.
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Innopolis is located in the Verkhneuslonsky district of the Republic of Tatarstan at the confluence of two rivers - the Volga and the Sviyaga. Innopolis is a new Russian city, located in the Republic of Tatarstan. The city’s economy is based on high-tech industries. In Innopolis, a unique environment has been created that combines a modern residential infrastructure in harmony with the nature, safe environment, and broad opportunities for education and professional development. There are 150 companies registered here and 76 of them are residents and partners of SEZ “Innopolis”. The entire basic infrastructure has been launched: 16 houses, children garden, school, IT-liceum, medical and sport centers. Post office, banks, supermarkets, beauty salon, car wash, cafe, bar and other city services are working in Innopolis. For companies, individuals, and investors, Innopolis offers a wide profile of business opportunities in the high-tech, retail, service, and entertainment industries.
The city’s economy is based on high-tech industries. In Innopolis, a unique environment has been created that combines a modern residential infrastructure in harmony with the nature, safe environment, and broad opportunities for education and professional development.
All the necessary infrastructure is already built in the city, while active development continues. In keeping to the urban development plan, the Infrastructure will be continually expanded. At present, Innopolis provides its residents with the following amenities: Multifamily Houses and townhouses, Sports Complex, Innopolis International School and Innopolis University.
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About Innopolis University
Innopolis University is a Russian higher education institution focused on education and research in the field of IT and Robotics. Specializing in the field of modern information technologies, Innopolis University is not only one of Russia’s youngest universities, but also the new city’s intellectual center.
There are 81 faculty members from all over the world. Innopolis University employs professors and researchers from the world's leading universities:
Carnegie Mellon University (USA), ETH Zurich (Switzerland), National University of Singapore (Singapore), University of Amsterdam (the Netherlands), Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (Republic of Korea), Polytechnic University of Milan (Italy), EURECOM (France) etc.
The educational process at Innopolis University is based on the best international programs and Russian teaching methodologies.
Specific focus area allows Innopolis University to involve industry experts in the educational process, thus keeping programs up-to-date.
Students and graduates of Innopolis University are involved in cutting-edge research and development under supervision of reputed professors and experienced researchers considering the demands of our industry partners.
Programs of Innopolis University foresee intensive combination of fundamental and practical courses, and internships in companies starting from the very beginning of studies.
As part of the STEM-program, Innopolis University offers pre-university training for school graduates. The program includes a profound course in Educational Robotics, Mathematics and Physics, encourages teamwork and solution of practical tasks. The University team organizes academic competitions in Mathematics, Informatics, Programming, and Robotics.
For more detailed information you can also visit the official site of university:
1, Universitetskaya Str., Innopolis, Russia