Department of Computer Systems & Software Engineering


Department of Computer Systems & Software Engineering CS&SE (former Department of Automation and Computer Systems) is part of the Institute of Computing & Control (ICC), Peter the Great Saint-Petersburg Polytechnical University (SPbPU).

We offer undergraduate and graduate education programs, as well as post-graduate education in the domain of Computer Science and Computer Engineering.

Undergraduate education programs (Bachelor Degree)

  • Computer systems and networking
  • Software Development Technologies
  • Embedded Control systems

Graduate education programs (Master Degree)

  • Hardware and Software Systems Design
  • System Software and Applied Software Development Technologies
  • Embedded control systems


Our teaching staff is more than 50 faculty members, including 5 full professors and more than 30 associate professors. Prof. Victor F. Melekhin holds the post of department chair.


There are 15 laboratories supporting both academic and research activity.

Research groups

Our research groups work in various fields of computer science, computer engineering, design and control: