Our Academy was established
on the 7th of June 1991 according to the Decree of
the RF State Committee for Science and Higher Education as a branch the Stavropol of
Polytechnic Institute named "Karachay-Cherkess
Institute of Technology". In December the 8th , 1998 it was renamed into " Karachay-Cherkess State
By the order of May 27, 2011 №
1832 of the Ministry of Education and Science and the Federal Agency for
Education KCHGTA was renamed into the Federal State Educational
Institution of Higher Professional Education "North-Caucasian State Humanitarian Technological Academy"
Currently, NCSHTA has 7
institutes (Agricultural Institute, Medical Institute, Institute of law, Construction
and power engineering Institute, Institute of economics and management, Institute
of applied mathematics and information technology, Institute of engineering and
technology, and Faculty of design and arts, as well as a secondary vocational
college, with 5,118 students. Academy has its own Library and Publishing
Center, Institute for Advanced Studies, Additional General and Professional
Education, Students Creativity Center.
High quality of education is provided by the staff of the Academy that includes 1080 people: 361 people of academic teaching staff, 115 people -
training and support staff, 239 people - service personnel, 87 people -
administrative and management staff etc.
39 Doctors of science and 48 Professors,
206 candidates of science and associate professors work in the Academy. Members of
the academic teaching staff have honorary titles and awards of the Russian
Federation and the Karachay-Cherkess Republic.
In the recent years, much
attention has been paid to technical
equipment of the Academy, the safety of students and staff, as well as to
employing of the energy-saving
Medical care for students and
staff is provided by the City
Polyclinics. The Academy has set up a medical assistant's service, which
provides a primary medical care to the students and staff.
Other structural divisions of
the Academy are: the canteen “ Academya Vkusa”(“Academy of Taste”) and four cafeterias at different locations.
Academy has the Cultural
and Sports complex, which includes a library, a conference hall for 360 seats,
three sports halls and a modern swimming pool.
The Academy has 2 dormitories with 1052 beds and
provides the dorm accommodation to almost 100% of the students. The Academy is
constantly trying to ensure the best possible living conditions for students in
The academy has three
recreational and training bases: "Narat" (Zelenchuk district,
mountain village of Arkhyz), "ESPC" (vil. Red Kurgan of
Malokarachayevsky region.), "Kholodok" (village Yakornaya shcel of
Lazarev district of Sochi, the Black Sea).