Tomsk State Pedagogical University

Knowledge day at TSPU: how it was?

The first of September is a very important day not only for schoolchildren and students but also for everybody who is involved in educational process: principles, deans, teachers, curators, associates of educational institutions. That is why everyone, who thinks that Knowledge day is one of the most important events, has gathered in the assembly hall of the Tomsk State Pedagogical University.

First year students were the most honored guests of the concert. For them it was the first time that they enter the University in a new status - a student. The rector of the TSPU Valery Vladimirovich Obukhov opened the celebratory program with greeting words:

«Dear friends! I congratulate all those present, as well as the entire staff of the oldest pedagogical university in...

«Curator school» at TSPU

The «Curator school» for students willing to help freshmen has opened at the youth center of the TSPU. On the first day 50 volunteers have participated in workshops «Mentorship» and «distribution of priorities in time». After that students have made teams to learn how to cooperate with each other. Finally, the future curators have met with the chairmen of the student council. Together with them students have discussed the proper ways how to treat freshmen.


Knowledge day at TSPU

According to the tradition, on the first day of autumn the students, teachers and workers of the Tomsk State Pedagogical University mark their professional holiday - the Knowledge day. For the freshmen it is also a special day and the university will grant a very warm reception for them.

The holiday will begin with a concert that takes place in the assembly hall of the main TSPU's building (Komsomolsky prospect 75):

  •  at 11.00 for students of the Faculty of Foreign Languages, Faculty of Physics and Mathematics, Faculty of Arts and Culture, Faculty of Psychology, Public Relations and Advertasing;
  • at 13.00 for students of the Faculty of Biology and Chemistry, Faculty of History and Philology, Faculty of Economics and Management, Faculty of...

Robotics workshop by TSPU specialists

Teachers of the Youth center for educational robotics of the TSPU have conducted workshop on assembling and programming of the spin-toy robot. This educational workshop lasted for two hours. Under the guidance of the skillful teachers kids and their parents have assembled a spin-toy robot, programmed it to do different actions and witnessed astonishing drawings made by the robot.

«Spin toy robot is made of plastic plate with a several holes of different diameter cut in it. A set of circles goes in this holes, and since both holes and circles have notched edges so the parts won’t slip», - told the associative of the center. The robot can draw beautiful geometric figures and working on this...

The first results of the admission campaign 2018

The admission campaign to full-time educational programs had ended. Applicants from almost all the regions of Tomsk will be enrolled to bachelor and specialists program on budgetary basis. The most popular area per number of applicants has become the city of Tomsk – 101 applicants, Tomsk region – 21 applicants, city of Seversk – 17 persons, Kolpashevo region – 10 persons, Asino region – 9 persons.

Besides, the TSPU is awaiting first-year students from the Kemerovo Region, the Krasnoyarsk Territory, the Republic of Khakassia, the Republic of Tyva, the Altai Territory, the Republic of Altai, the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Area, the Novosibirsk Region, the Omsk Region, the Republic of Buryatia, the Irkutsk Region, the Trans-Baikal...

Tomsk mayor has met with the activists of «Summer in the city» project

The final stage of the annual project of the Tomsk State Pedagogical University «Summer in the city». During this summer students-activists from the TSPU have organized and conducted five sessions on the streets of Tomsk, playing with children. More than 700 children have already visited 32 playgrounds of the project this summer. Cultural and educational program was extremely rich: students have organized workshops, quizzes and sports games for children and told them about the volunteer movement. Together with children TSPU students have gone to the virtual trip on the Russian cities, read kind books and watched movies. And on Tuesday the mayor of Tomsk Ivan Klein have met with the leaders of TSPU student engaged in «Summer in the city»...

Guests from The University of Bialystok at the TSPU

Vice rector on academic work Voitsekh Sleshinski and professor of history Evgenii Mironovich from The University of Bialystok (Poland) have paid a visit to the Tomsk State Pedagogical University. On the 9 of August the members of the TSPU management have met with the Polish delegation. During the meeting the prospects for coopertaion in the field of scientific research were mapped out and agreements in academic exchange of students, postgraduate students and teachers  were achived.


Last week the Tomsk State Pedagogical University held the XI International Conference "Quantum Field Theory and Gravitation" in course of which authoritative scientists from more than 20 countries of the world discussed modern achievements in the theory of gauge fields, supersymmetric quantum field theory, string theory, higher-spin field theory, gravity and cosmology.

On 9 August, a conference on modified theories of gravity was held at the University of Nagoya. At the conference, a well-known expert in this field, professor of the TSPU Sergey Dmitrievich Odintsov, made a speech from TSPU via video call.

The conference is dedicated to the sixtieth anniversary of the co-author of Professor Odintsov, honorary professor of the TSPU Shinichi Nojiri, who is included in...

TSPU Professor on Tomsk television

In the interview to Tomsk television company, one of the key scientists of the Tomsk State Pedagogical University, Doctor of Physical and Mathematical Sciences Sergei Dmitrievich Odintsov have answered the questions about the recent international conference «Quantum field theory and gravitation» held in the TSPU as well about theoretical discoveries in physics and death of the Universe.

Last week, TSPU hosted a number of important scientific events. TSPU professor, theoretical physicist Sergei Odintsov, in collaboration with a colleague from Greece, has created a model showing the possible death of the universe. Scientists have shown that the singularity of a dynamical system is not always identical with a...


The11th International Conference "Quantum Field Theory and Gravitation" was held at the Tomsk State Pedagogical University. The scientific event was organized by the Center for Theoretical Physics of the TSPU were scientists from around the world discuss the fundamental problems of theoretical physics within the scope of this traditional conference.

The conference is devoted to the modern achievements in the gauge field theory, supersymmetric quantum field theory, string theory, higher spin field theory, gravitation and cosmology, the theory of physical processes in external fields.

The conference gathered specialists from Moscow, Dubna, Protvino, Kazan, Chernogolovka, Tomsk. Foreign participants...