Bobruisk State Forest Engineering College

Address: 93a Lenina str.,

213802 Bobruisk

Tel./fax: +375 22 548-92-14

E-mail: [email protected]

web: www.bobruisk.belstu.by

In 1930 Bobruisk Forestry College was founded. In 2010, the college was renamed into state educational institution “Bobruisk State Forestry College”, and in 2013 the College was affiliated to Belarusian State Technological University.

More than 500 full-time and part-time students get education either tuition free or fee-paid basis in 4 programs. Seven college boards were created to arrange effective methodological support; pedagogical work is conducted by thirty-two teachers including one prize winner of the special Presidential Fund of the Republic of Belarus for social support of gifted pupils and students, one of them was awarded the title of Honored Worker of Education, twenty college teachers have the highest qualification grades.

 Professional training in the affiliated college allows us to implement continuous education within the University, providing integrated training. Graduates of the affiliated college have the opportunity to apply for the related university programs to get higher education.

College graduates are highly-qualified specialists with excellent professional skills. Young specialists are in demand at enterprises of timber and woodworking industry not only in the Republic of Belarus, but also at the enterprises of CIS countries.

Currently a great number of college graduates are directors of national leading organizations and enterprises, among them are Alexander Nepogodin, General Director of JSC “Bobruiskmebel”, Valentin Rubin, Director of state educational institution “Republican centre for professional development of managers and specialists of timber industry”.

Methodical centre of the college coordinates its educational, scientific and research activities. The main task of the teaching staff is to improve their pedagogical skills and professional competence. To achieve this, the methodical centre has developed a system of lifelong professional development for pedagogical staff. The system perfectly combines traditional and innovative techniques, i.e. training courses, participation in national and city’s methodology-focused events (conferences, seminars, methodological associations), industrial internships and traineeships.

Didactic materials of college teachers are of applied educational and pedagogical value. The School of a Young Teacher is created and successfully operates organizing special seminars for young teachers and tutors.

The cooperation with the University makes it possible to adopt positive experience of scientific and academic activities, new educational programs as well as retraining and professional development of college teachers at the University departments.

The staff successfully collaborate with national leading enterprises of woodworking industry and forestry complex, i.e. JSC “Bobruiskmebel”, JSC “FanDOK”, SFI “Bobruisk forestry”, JSC “Rechitsadrev”, JSC “Minskmebel”, JSC “Minskproektmebel”, JSC “Mogilevdrev”, JSC “Gomeldrev”, Mogilev, Minsk, Gomel and Brest state production forestry associations.

 These and other enterprises welcome college students for practical training and mastering their skills. The students do pregraduation and engineering training. The enterprises also provide further employment opportunities for the college graduates. Experienced technical and engineering employees of the largest enterprises are engaged in supervising and reviewing graduation projects of college students.

Material and technical facilities ensure high-quality professional training. The affiliated college has two academic buildings with thirty-seven classrooms and seven laboratories (wood cutting and woodworking tools, wood science, soil science and dendrology, materials science and technology of materials, electrical engineering and electronics, chemistry, physics and astronomy), three workshops (locksmith’s, woodworking, metalworking) and three computer labs equipped with thirty-three computers, five laptops and a multimedia complex.

There is a library, reading and conference halls, sports gym, sports ground, a fitness club with modern sport equipment.

 The college dormitory offers comfortable accommodation for 165 students where they can enjoy a safe, affordable and stimulating living environment and explore value structures, personal responsibility, interpersonal relationships and community development and awareness.

The student government, participation in the Olympiads, sports competitions, contests "Best in profession", club of witty youth, fair of talents, round tables, intellectual games, contests of handicrafts and decorative arts are indispensable components of student life at the college. 

The students’ hobbies are diverse ranging from creative industries to amateur performances, sports activities as well as hobby clubs, such asFamily Ethics”, “Computer Graphics and Web Design”, “Young political briefing expert”. The intellectual game “What? Where? When?” involves not only the college students but employees and workers of regional industrial enterprises and city’s organizations. In 2015 the college students became winners of regional decorative arts contest of students and vocational school teachers and were granted diplomas of the first and second degree.

The affiliated college has good sports facilities, including football, volleyball and basketball courts, a multipurpose sports gym, a campus gym that offer excellent opportunities for taking exercise. They annually become a venue for sports competitions in 12 kinds of sport.

 

Program

Minors

Career

Career choices

Woodworking Technology

Woodworking Technology

 

Technology of furniture production

Process Technician

Woodworking machines operator

 

Inspector for Woodworking Technology

 

Joiner

Machines and mechanisms for woodworking industry

Maintenance of machines and mechanisms for woodworking industry

Mechanical Technician

Maintenance technician

 

Operator of automated and semi-automated lines in woodworking

 

Service technician of woodworking machinery

Forestry

 

Forestry Technician

Forester

 

Economics and production organization

Economics and production organization of woodworking enterprises

Economic Technician