Mechatronics and robotics: how SEZ Technopolis Moscow trains future specialists

After practice, students can get a job in high-tech companies.

About 100 students of the capital in 2018-2019 academic year were trained in companies located in the SEZ Technopolis Moscow

The most popular areas are "Operation of unmanned aircraft systems", "Mechatronics and mobile robotics", "Radio Communication, broadcasting and television", "Organization and technology of information security" and "Applied Informatics".

"Our resident companies are very interested in young personnel, especially if students have been practicing with them. Companies of the most interesting and promising industries are represented in the SEZ. This is microelectronics, optics and electronic equipment, the production of modern materials, including composite. For young professionals, this is a real opportunity to find a dream job, which is also adequately paid’, - said Alexander Prokhorov, Head Of the Department of investment and industrial policy of Moscow.

For example, company is engaged in the contract production of various microelectromechanical sensors (accelerometers, gyroscopes, etc.), trains students in the "Operator of semiconductor production" specialty in align with the Moscow state educational complex (MSEC). After training, several young professionals got a job at the enterprise.

Among the universities which SEZ cooperates with are Moscow state technological University "Stankin", National Research University of Electronic Technology (NRU MIET), national University  of Science and Technology "MISIS", National Research University "MPEI".

In addition, the basic Department of the Moscow State Educational Complex, which is located on the site of SEZ have classrooms, numerical control machines, robots.

Staff of Technopolis and resident enterprises work with the students. At the training and production site of the MSEC, participants of the Championships are trained and competitions are held according to WorldSkills standards.

At the beginning of this year specialists and students of MSEC executed the first production order: made metal details according to drawings of one of the companies. Masters and bachelors of the Moscow energy Institute on the basis of pre-graduate practice in SEZ Technopolis Moscow prepared their diploma projects.

Open classes, professional competitions and excursions for students and schoolchildren are often arranged In SEZ.