Moscow State Institute of Radio Engineering, Electronics and Automation

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Moscow State Institute of Radio Engineering, Electronics and Automation
Московский государственный технический университет радиотехники, электроники и автоматики
Motto Optimus inter pares — par inter optimos!
Established 1947
Type Public
President Alexandr Sigov
Rector Stanislav Kudzh
Students ca. 7,000
Location Russia Moscow, Russia
Website mirea.ru

Moscow State Institute of Radio Engineering, Electronics and Automation (Russian: Московский государственный технический университет радиотехники, электроники и автоматики, romanised: Moskóvskiy Gosudárstvennyy Institut Radiotekhniki, Elektroniki i Avtomatiki, often abbreviated MIREA) is a Russian technical university in the field of radio technology, electronics, cybernetics and automation.

History[edit]

MIREA was established in 1947 for extramural energetic engineers education. In 1967 it was transformed to a regular university. New buildings for the university were built in the south-west part of Moscow in 1976-1989. MIREA gained technical university status in 1993. In 2007 first bachelor and master programs were introduced.

Education[edit]

MIREA offers traditional and distance programs in the following disciplines:

  • Biotechnological and medical devices and systems
  • Control and automation systems
  • Economics and management
  • Electronics
  • IT
  • Radio engineering
  • Semiconductor lasers
  • Telecommunication networks and systems

Depending on program upon graduation students can earn Bachelor's degree, specialist degree or Master's degree.

Students also can attend extra courses:

  • army reservist officer course (3 years)
  • English language courses (3.5 years)
  • rescue team training
  • various IT vendor courses

Departments[edit]

  • Information Technology (Computing Machines and Networks before 2010)
  • Cybernetics
  • Radio Engineering and Telecommunication systems
  • Electronics
  • Economics and Management
  • Informational science (for international students)


Coordinates: 55°40′16″N 37°28′52″E / 55.67111°N 37.48111°E / 55.67111; 37.48111