The average salary of graduates of IT specialties from Tomsk Polytechnic University increased by 20,000 rubles over the year, up to 160,000 per month. 59 percent of such specialists remained to work in Tomsk.
In total, the rating included 66 universities, they shared 20 places. Among them are three Tomsk universities. The highest positions and the average level of salaries in IT specialties are among graduates of Tomsk Polytechnic University.
IT specialists from Tomsk Polytechnic University are trained at the School of Engineering of Information Technology and Robotics. ISHITR specializes in the development of new IT technologies and software and hardware for the development of the digital economy. Now more than 1,800 students study at the institute. In cooperation with leading organizations in the field of high technology and robotics, the school regularly presents unique innovative developments for mass production and individual projects. Innovation and training centers of leading Russian and international IT companies have been opened on the basis of ISHITR. Priority training areas include software engineering, automation of technological and production processes, mechatronics and robotics, digital design, artificial intelligence and machine learning.
ISHITR scientists are engaged in 5G and 6G communication technologies, mobile robotics, including group control of uninhabited autonomous underwater vehicles, as well as research in other areas.