In March the project “
In spring the first Professional Skills Contest for the University Professors and Lecturers initiated by the
In May two student performing groups won the first awards in the National Student Art Festival “Russian Student Spring”.
In the end of May
In the beginning of summer three engineering education programs of
In July Mikhail Krishtal was elected the Rector of Togliatti State University.
In 2009 TSU opened recruitment of new students for 12 master degree programs for the first time.
Presently, Togliatti State University is the largest education institution and science center in the city (within the last five years 439 research and development works, with 410 ordered ones among them, were implemented in the University).
15 September - two unique scientific forums opened in the University: The IV International School “Physical Material Science" and the 48th Conference “Critical Matters of Strength” commemorating the outstanding scientist Mikhail Aronovich Krishtal, Doctor of Engineering, Professor, and an Honored Figure in Science and Technology of the RSFSR. At the conference the book “Professor M.A. Krishtal and His Academic School” was presented to the participants. It contains his friends and colleagues’ memories and was specially published for the event. Among the participants there were scientists and researchers who came to pay their respect from
At the same time, the IV International School “Physical Material Science” where leading physicists of metals of
25-27 September - the II International Environmental Congress “Ecology and Life Protection of Industrial-Transport Complexes ELPIT-
8 and 21 October -
18 October - the national stage of the “Formula Student-
20 October - a new building of
27-28 November - The National Scientific and Technical Conference “Scientific Researches in Automotive Industry” with science school elements for young researchers was held by
December was also noteworthy for establishing the first Samara Region department of the Russian Union of Journalists based in