Innopolis is the first Russian city for IT professionals

18 July2018
Innopolis is the first Russian city for IT professionals

Participants of the Presidential Academy Summer Campus – 2018 got acquainted with Innopolis – an exciting excursion with a rich program was organized exclusively for them.

The RANEPA Summer Campus is officially open, and now the participants are fully immersed in an interesting program of the educational project. The opening ceremony was held in Innopolis, the first Russian city for IT professionals, in the Technopark named after A. S. Popov.

Immediately after the end of the official part, an introductory lecture on the history of the city's creation and development was given to participants. Innopolis is a world-scale project, unique for Russia, where comfortable living and working conditions for young IT specialists and their families are created on one site.

Offices of resident companies are located in the Technopark named after A. S. Popov.  It is also a key object of the business infrastructure of the special economic zone "Innopolis". Students-participants of the RANEPA Summer Campus noted the modern and convenient design of the Technopark and especially the premises for offices.

The next object to visit was the famous Innopolis University. The guys settled in one of the auditoriums, where a brief presentation of the university's opportunities was held. The University was established at the end of 2012, and became the first Federal IT-University. The training in Innopolis is in English, the University teachers are the professors of the leading universities of the world. Students themselves take internships in leading IT companies, and it facilitates the process of employment upon graduation of the university.

Education in Innopolis is fee-based, but it is not paid by students. It is possible to enter Innopolis by winning a grant, which will cover the training costs. The participants of the excursion became very interested in the city and received first-hand answers to their questions.

All lectures of the RANEPA International Summer Campus – 2018

All interviews of the RANEPA International Summer Campus – 2018

The organizers of RANEPA Summer Campus include RANEPA, the Government of Tatarstan, and the Association of Innovative Regions of Russia, with the support of ACIG Group of Companies.


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