Ph.D. in Physics of Semiconductors

Language of instruction: Russian

The department of physics and technology of nanostructures is intended to prepare high-qualified specialists in this field.

The modern notion of nanostructures embraces a wide range of materials and devices applicable in absolutely different spheres: from electronics and mechanics to biotechnologies.

Besides the laboratories of the department, facilities for the trainees are provided by the Academic University, the Ioffe Institute and the Scientific-Engineering Centre of Microelectronics.

The department offers the following postgraduate program:

  • Physics of Semiconductors.

Using unique experimental and technological base of the laboratories of academic institutes in the course of training creates favorable conditions for mastering modern research and technological methods.

Head of the department Academician Zhores I. Alferov.

Tuition Fee

  • No tuition fee for citizens of Russia, Kazakhstan, and Belarus;
  • 20 000 RUB per semester for citizens of other former members of CIS;
  • 30 000 RUB per semester for other international students.

About the Academic University

The Higher Education Centre of the Academic University is the one and only higher educational institution affiliated to the Russian Academy of Sciences. The Higher Education Centre is aimed at training MSc and PhDs and providing continuing professional education and advanced training.

The Academic University is situated at Khlopin str. 8/3, St Petersburg, Russia. The classrooms and laboratories of the Academic University are nicely equipped. At the Academic University, there are also computer classes, a conference hall, a hall for theatre performances, a library, a canteen, a first-aid post, a hotel complex and a sports complex, which includes an indoor swimming pool, an indoor tennis court, and a gym. Students and staff of the Academic University can use the services of the St. Petersburg Clinical Hospital of the RAS. The dormitory of the Academic University is situated at Maurice Toreza Ave. 37/2.

Program taught in:
  • English (US)
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Sep 2020
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