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With a feast!

respected astrahantsy!

Accept the most sincere and kind congratulations on Day of our native city. Certainly, it is our general feast uniting all without an exception - those who loves, is proud and works for the good of Astrakhan and astrahantsev.

the City Day is a good occasion more attentively to peer at native places since the childhood, to reflect that each of us can make kind and significant for the city. And our Astrakhan is a modern city in which power of scientific both economic potential and a historical originality of its traditions and culture are wonderfully combined.

Today Astrakhan - the political, economic and cultural centre. But its main mammon are people, their knowledge, abilities and culture. From year to year the city becomes more modern, more beautifully and more cosy. All it occurs thanks to joint efforts of municipal authority and townspeople.

In October the anniversary together with city Birthday celebrates also the Astrakhan state technical university. To our high school this year 80 years were executed. The Astrakhan institute of a fish economy has been based by the order of the National Commissariat external and domestic trade in 1930, in 1938 the high school became the Astrakhan technical institute of fishing industry and an economy (ATIRPiH) - the first of the Astrakhan high schools, and in 1994 has received the status of university and has been transformed to the Astrakhan state technical university (AGTU). It 80 - the summer history is a history of development and perfection of one of the largest high schools and uchebno - scientifically - an innovative complex of Near-Caspian region.


Yury Pimenov, rector AGTU, the Doctor of Chemistry, the professor.

the Destiny of many astrahantsev is connected with the university, not one generation of townspeople was trained within the precincts of Astrybvtuza. AGTU the chairman of Committee of the Federation Council on agrarian - the food policy and rybohozjajstvennomu to a complex of Federal Meeting of the Russian Federation G.A.Gorbunov, the chairman of the State Duma of the Astrakhan region A. B.Klykanov, the vice-president of the State Duma of the Astrakhan region is proud of the graduates, in which number And. Century Rodnenko, the deputy of the State Duma of the Astrakhan region S.K.Terskov.

the program of anniversary actions included opening of the new educational case of institute of oil and gas AGTU with modern laboratory base, the high quality equipment which will allow not only to provide educational process at new qualitative level, but also to develop perspective innovative research projects.  

In 2003 - 2004 the university has got a three-storyed building a total area of 3500 square metres, in 2006 the order of the governor of the Astrakhan region A.A.Zhilkina had been created coordination council on reconstruction of a building of institute of oil and gas. Astrakhan state technical university at the expense of own means has prepared the project of reconstruction of the got building. Reconstruction became possible after sponsor`s support of Open Society « Gazprom »: in 2008 - 2010 For its realisation it has been allocated 90 million roubles.

In a building of institute of oil and gas stands, laboratories, the lecture audiences equipped with the modern equipment are placed institute management, and also, the library and a class geologo - geophysical computer modelling are opened. The oil and gas institute prepares highly skilled experts for oil and gas branch on following specialities and directions: « oil and gas Geology » « Working out and operation of oil and gas deposits » « Cars and the equipment of oil and gas crafts » « Oil and gas business » « Technological cars and the equipment ».

That students could watch the progress, a rating, to learn lesson schedule and consultations of teachers, to look through the help information about structural divisions and stands of university, etc., the system of informing on the basis of the electronic terminal is created. In adjoining territory placing of educational oil and gas range is supposed. All it should lead to education in AGTU the large centre on preparation of experts for development of extraction and processing of hydrocarbonic raw materials in the Caspian region and on a shelf of Caspian sea.

Continuing to develop infrastructural potential of high school, the educational environment, to support high quality of education, our high school thereby continues to develop traditions which throughout already many years are supported professorsko - pedagogical collective of university, students, post-graduate students, investigators, graduates - ours astrahantsami.

Warmly I congratulate you, dear friends, on the City Day! Kind to you of health, good mood, every possible udach, executions of desires, beliefs and hopes!

Yury Pimenov, rector AGTU, the Doctor of Chemistry, the professor.