4 higher educational institutions, including 2 branches
About 11 thousand students
Petrozavodsk State University:
14 educational institutions
13 basic departments at enterprises and organizations
40 scientific, educational and innovation centers
17 joint laboratories and departments with KarRC RAS and enterprises of the Republic of Karelia
31 small innovative enterprises with the participation of the university
3 technoparks at the enterprises of the Republic of Karelia
117 patents obtained as a result of scientific research
Examples of successful developments
Automated remote diagnostics system. The service allows real-time ECG analysis, detecting various types of cardiac arrhythmias.
A software and methodological complex designed for numerical calculations of the characteristics of labor resources in the constituent entities of the Russian Federation.
Automated fry complex-regulation of oxygen and temperature in cages. Creates conditions for year-round fish farming.
Karelia is a unique cultural region, the formation of which was influenced by the border position.
Traditional crafts of Karelia
Weaving from straw and birch bark
Pearl sewing and embroidery
Wood and bone carving
The center of culture and professional art of Karelia is the city of Petrozavodsk, where the largest cultural institutions are concentrated.
The Musical Theater of the Republic of Karelia, the National Theater of the Republic of Karelia, the Puppet Theater of the Republic of Karelia and the Drama Theater of the Republic of Karelia («Creative Workshop») enjoy deserved attention of residents and guests of the capital.
Among the museums, it is worth noting the oldest in the republic National Museum of the Republic of Karelia (the Karelian State Museum of Local Lore was opened in 1873), the Museum of Fine Arts of the Republic of Karelia.
More than 70 sports are
cultivated in Karelia
international, all-Russian, republican physical culture and sports events
children's and youth sports schools of the Olympic reserve