Tomsk State Pedagogical University


Students and employees of Tomsk state pedagogical university are going to mark a significant date – 114 anniversary of the University on Saturday the 17th. Festive events will begin at 19.00 and according to the tradition will be held on the territory of TSPU stadium (62A Kievskaya Street). The program will include numbers by comedians, musicians and activists. There also will be some competitions, gifts and of course colorful fireworks.


Tomsk State Pedagogical University was founded in 1902 and is the oldest educational institution in Siberia. Now TSPU is considered as one of the leading pedagogical educational institutions of Russia. TSPU has a highly qualified scientific and pedagogical staff: five corresponding members of state academies, four Honored Scientist of the Russian Federation. Overall, the number of specialists with academic degrees and titles in the University personnel exceeds 80%. Two scientific schools of TSPU (in physics and biology) have a formal status of “leading scientific schools of the Russian Federation” and the corresponding grants of the President of the Russian Federation. Professor of TSPU, a theoretical physicist Odintsov, S.D., entered the number of 10 most well-known Russian scientists, according to Forbes magazine. Pedagogical staff TSPU trains specialist in various fields like education, culture, art, tourism, sport, public relations, economics and management.