Large and complex tasks of recovering the national economy in 1920s required highly qualified personnel for all the industries.
Therefore, on December 10, 1920 Minsk Polytechnic School was transformed into a higher technical educational establishment Belarusian State Polytechnic Institute.
Throughout its almost century-long history, the Belarusian National Technical University (BNTU) has rightfully ranked among the best research centers of Belarus and the CIS. The BNTU researchers are involved in advanced research within the framework of State Scientific and Technical Programs and successfully cooperate with the most prominent Belarusian enterprises and foreign partners.
BNTU Dormitories are equipped with modern facilities necessary for your comfort wellness, and safety. The resources available include study rooms, gyms, laundry, and halls for organizing sports and cultural events.
The Scientific Library of the BNTU was founded in 1920. At present it is the largest university library in the Republic of Belarus. This technical library possesses a universal collection on technology, architecture, arts, natural sciences, etc. The oldest books date back to 1831. The library holdings number more than 2 000 000 items. Each year the library receives over 44 000 new publications.
The BNTU has a well-developed health infrastructure comprising 3 health unit, where highly-qualified health care professionals are always on alert to provide first aid or ease an ailment.
BNTU Sanatorium is a unique health care facility.
The Sanatorium is equipped with:
BNTU Campus is a structural division responsible for providing comfortable living conditions at the BNTU Dormitories as well as regulating certain cultural and educational aspects of university life.
Sports Complex I provides for both outdoor and indoor sports activities. A spacious outdoor stadium comprises
The Sport Complex also comprises well-equipped indoor gyms for a vast array of sports: