Strategic Partnership: Rosneft

FEFU and the Eastern Petroleum Corporation (branch of the Rosneft, the largest Russian state corporation in the oil industry) work together at training highly skilled research personnel. In a joint project, FEFU will train 2,500 specialists in total by 2017 for the largest oil producing corporation of the Russian Far East.

As agreed in 2013 by FEFU and the Eastern Petroleum Corporation of Rosneft, the School of Natural Sciences (the Department of Chemical and Energy Conservation Technologies) has launched innovative bachelor degree programs in chemical technology ("Chemical Technology of Organic Substances" and "Polymeric Technology and Processing") and in energy and resource conservation processes of chemical technology, petroleum, and biotechnology ("Chemical Productions Machines and Devices").

Rosneft is working together on trained highly qualified scientific personnel. In the framework of the FEFU general project to train specialists for the Russian oil industry, basic departments of chemical and energy-saving technologies were created. Innovative bachelor's programs are opened at the department Chemical technology "Technologies of the chemical and oil refining industries", as well as the master's program on "Chemical technology of functional materials (jointly with ROSNEFT)".