School of Construction, Architecture and Design
The profession of builder is very ancient. Thanks to historical architectural buildings, it is possible to learn a lot about the life and culture of the ancestors. Many structures, the age of which is measured in millennia, have reached our days. Construction experts passed on their experience from generation to generation.
Builder is a profession that requires attention and full efficiency. Choosing this path, a person should realize that the result of his/her work impacts the comfort of the living environment, which largely determines the everyday physical and spiritual state of people.
The Faculty of Civil Engineering, renamed in May 2019 into the School of Construction, Architecture and Design (SCA&D) of the Grozny State Oil Technical University is the only basic school in the system of the Republic’s higher construction education, which occupies a leading position in the training of engineers and scientific personnel of the construction complex of the Chechen Republic and the Russian Federation. The rich traditions that have evolved over more than half a century of the institute’s history, high professionalism, and modern material and technical base allow the institute to occupy strong positions in the market of educational and scientific research activities in the field of architecture and construction.
The Institute trains Specialists, Bachelors and Masters with both deep theoretical training and solid practical knowledge in the areas of: surveying, design, construction and operation of buildings and structures, their engineering systems, land and real estate management, etc. Three graduate departments of the School offer research degrees in "Engineering and Construction Technology."
Teachers and students of the School successfully collaborate with specialized Russian universities. Close scientific and industrial relations have been established with the Scientific Research Center “Stroitelstvo" in Moscow Caity (NIIIZhB, TsNIISK, NIIOSP), MSCU, RGSU, BSTU named after V.G. Shukhov, NCMMI, SRSTU, NGMA, KBSU named after K.M. Berbekov and others.
The staff and students of the School take an active part in All-Russian and International conferences, forums and competitions, which is why over the past 10 years 2 doctoral dissertations and 12 candidate’s dissertation have been defended by teachers and postgraduate students. In the SCA&D, the students and young teachers have grants supported by the Bortnik Foundation (UMNIK), are multiple-time winners and laureates of the annual "Archimedes" Moscow International Salon-Exhibition of Inventions and Innovative Technologies.
Currently in the training process are involved 9 Doctors and 26 Candidates of Sciences, experienced production workers and young specialists. The leading specialists of the Ministry of Construction, Housing and Utilities of the Chechen Republic, the Ministry of Transport and Communications of the Chechen Republic, the Ministry of Property and Land Relations, the Ministry of Automobile Roads of the Chechen Republic, Chechengrazhdanproekt State Unitary Enterprise, Mezhregiongaz OJSC, Chechengaz OJSC, the Committee for Urban Development of the Chechen Republic and other departments are involved in the development of training programs and teaching. Specialized companies and enterprises of the region provide places for production practices and undergraduate student practices of students with the prospect of employment after receiving the degree from GSOTU.