News and events

Courses timetable WS 2021/22

The POMOR Courses timetable for the winter semester 2021/22 starting on October 1, 2021 is online. Please check the version for internal use here.

Please check the Electronic timetable here.

A POMOR master thesis published as a paper

We are happy to announce that the master thesis by Dmitrii Pantyukhin (POMOR VIII, graduated in 2019), Mapping Arctic benthic community distribution patterns in relation to environmental drivers, using the model-based multi-species ’Regions of Common Profile’ (RCP) approach, is published as a paper.

Congratulations to Dmitrii!

Dmitrii Pantikhin graduated from POMOR in October 2019. After several a research stays at GEOMAR, Kiel University and AWI, in August 2020 he started his PhD at the Alfred Wegener Institute Helmholtz Center for Polar and Marine Research investigating the distribution of gelatinous plankton in the Arctic Ocean.

New study year and new POMOR group (POMOR X)

We are very happy to welcome the new POMOR group, POMOR X (2021-2023)!

All new students will receive a welcome email later this month.

The POMOR semester starts on October 1, 2021. Please check the course outline here:

The courses timetable and the program for POMOR Orientation days will be published here:

Please find the student guide of Saint Petersburg State University here: 

Please find useful information for international students here:

You are very welcome to join us on Facebook:

Looking forward to meeting the new POMOR students!

Summer break in the POMOR Secretariat


POMOR Secretariat at Saint Petersburg State University will be closed from Monday, August 23, 2021 until Monday, September 6, 2021.

Important information for students: If you need a place to work on your thesis and want to print it out, you are very welcome to use the Otto Schmidt Laboratory (upon appointment). Please check your e-mails for further information.