On September, 1st a traditional celebratory assembly devoted to Knowledge Day and World Day takes place at the Ukhta State Technical University
At the assembly there are students and university teaching staff, honored guests from the republic, heads and representatives of USTU strategic partners, leading oil and gas companies, present undergraduates and graduates. USTU rector N. D. Tskhadaya, head of municipal entity "Ukhta" R. V. Melnik, deputy head of municipal entity "Ukhta" administration V. N. Telnov gives the speech to first-year students. Staff of elementary school “Rostok” also congratulates students.
Ukhta University keeps up traditions celebrating Knowledge Day: flag-raising, handing over a symbolical key of knowledge, bright balloons with faculty names, talented creative performances, friendly hospitality, all this creates the important, consolidated atmosphere of a holiday, inspires students for educational and scientific approach.
After the ceremony of the academic year beginning the first-year students take photographs and visit the departments according to specialities.