HISTORY

1830

The Department of Architectural Engineering was founded.

1832

The University of Civil Engineers was founded.

1846

The first architects graduated from the department. At the end of the 19th century the department alumni worked as city architects in most Russian cities and regions. The programme was the same for everybody; specialization was introduced only at the stage of final paper.

20th century

Scientific and teaching activity of the department was connected with architecture practical tasks in Russia, construction in Saint-Petersburg and many other cities of the country. Leading professors of the department designed buildings, urban planning complexes, published articles about important architecture issues, organized exhibitions of their graphic works.

Graduates of Leningrad Civil Engineering Institute developed complex architectural and urban planning concepts of Navoiy (Uzbekistan) and Shevchenko (now Aktau, Kazakhstan) in difficult climate conditions and later carried it out. They had to work without ready recommendations from scratch Due to a broad approach they managed to overcome various obstacles and this work was awarded in Russia and the International union of architects “For Creation of a Humane Architectural Space within Unfavorable Environment”.

Present days

Every year the department hosts international forum “Architectural Seasons in SPbGASU”; the students win international competitions of final papers in Florence, Samara, Yerevan, Voronezh, Krasnoyarsk, Russian contests of innovation projects “Architectural Image of Russia”.

Today the department trains students from Baltic countries, former USSR and China.

Faculties

  • Faculty of environmental engineering and municipal services
    Faculty of environmental engineering and municipal services
  • Faculty of automobile and road-building
    Faculty of automobile and road-building
  • Faculty of economics and management
    Faculty of economics and management
  • Faculty of architecture
    Faculty of architecture
  • Faculty of civil engineering
    Faculty of civil engineering
  • Faculty of forensic investigation and law in construction and transport
    Faculty of forensic investigation and law in construction and transport
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