University Structure

Cyber Testing Ground – Learning Center


  • train highly-qualified and sought-after professionals in applied data privacy and cybersecurity, as well as adjacent fields;

  • consolide advanced professional skills and knowledge and form a competence center associated with the development and operation of interactive online platforms under the aegis of the university;

  • implement a range of educational projects, international Master’s programs, continuous professional development programs, competitions, etc.

  • achieve the goals and objectives of the federal project Information Security of the national program Digital Economy in partnership with Rostelecom-Solar.


  • the development of practice-oriented advanced training courses in the analysis of information systems security (with Rostelecom-Solar):

  • Analysis of Information Systems Security: Reconnaissance; 

  • Active Testing of Information Systems Security; 

  • Advanced Analysis of Web App Security; 

  • Windows Networks Security Analysis; 

  • Analysis of Infrastructure and CI/CD Development Security. 

  • the implementation of continuous professional development programs at ITMO, namely Analysis of Information Systems Security: Reconnaissance.

  • the organization of Neva CTF – open federal contests in information security among students of general and vocational schools;

  • the design of LMS 2.0, a digital educational platform for practice-oriented learning; 

  • the organization of cyber training at the national cyber testing ground. 



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