Ph.D. On Campus

GNSS Technology

Samara University

36 months
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The GNSS Technology program offered by Samara University allows to educate highly qualified scientists, capable to develop hardware and software for GNSS data processing, and perform research in the subject area.


At GNSS Technology program offered by Samara University the major part of the research work is focused on developing new algorithms for advanced GNSS applications.

Graduates with The GNSS Technology program offered by Samara University will obtain the following professional skills:

  • Using GNSS technologies for positioning tasks;
  • Development of new techniques of positioning using GNSS;
  • Performing research in the area of GNSS;
  • Development of models and algorithms used in positioning.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Kalman filtering, 
  • Satellite orbits 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines




180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Fundamentals of DSP, fundamentals of digital electronics and microprocessors, MATLAB programming, GNSS theory and applications.
  • For admission to the Russian-language programs, foreign citizens who do not speak the Russian language must be trained at the preparatory faculty of Samara University. 
  • The copy of the international passport pages (those with the photo, date and place of birth etc.);
  • The scan copy of documents confirming your previous education (secondary school/high school certificate, master or bachelor degree diploma): original legalized (by Russian Federation embassy) version and translated into Russian language.
  • 2 photos 3 * 4 cm.

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Samara

27780 - 42556 RUB /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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