Platov South-Russian State Polytechnic University (NPI)

Platov South-Russian State Polytechnic University (NPI) is the first institution of higher education established as Don Polytechnic Institute in the South of Russia more than 100 years ago (in 1907). Nowadays, Platov South-Russian State Polytechnic University (NPI) is the largest in the South of Russia multidisciplinary educational research and innovation complex with a well-developed infrastructure and up-to-date facilities. The University comprises ten faculties: Power-Engineering; Electromechanics; Chemical-Engineering; Physics and Mathematics; Civil-Engineering; Mechanics; Information Technology and Control; Innovation and Organization of Production; Geology, Mining and Oil-and-Gas Engineering; Open and Distance Learning; as well as the Graduate School of Management, Institute of International Education,  Institute of Physical Education and Sports, 2 colleges, 17 research laboratories, 4 centers for collective use; and Cross-Sectoral Regional Center of Further Training and Occupational Retraining. The University provides training of highly qualified personnel – training of PhD and Dr.Sc. students in 54 and 21 scientific specialties respectively. The University has established the Graduate School of Management that provides the most relevant Master training programs in order to prepare highly skilled specialists perfectly combining engineering and managerial skills.

SRSPU (NPI) prepares specialists in the Department of Information Technologies and Control in the following majors: 12.03.01 – Instrument engineering; 09.03.02 – Information systems and technologies;  09.03.03 – Applied informatics

The University is a recognized center for training engineers for foreign countries, offering training to more than 300 representatives of 27 foreign countries on higher professional education programs.It realizes partnership scientific and technical cooperation with leading technical universities of Germany, China, Switzerland, Italy, Great Britain and CIS states

According to the 2013 contest "100 Best Universities and Research Institutes of Russia" Platov South-Russian State Polytechnic University (NPI) is one of the Russia's top hundred universities and awarded the gold medal.

On first project year, SRSPU will be Leading partner for WP 4, will launch the project web site on its server. The project web site will have the following structure: project consortium, WPs, activities, work plan, indicators of progress, joint library. All outputs will be launched on the web site.