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History

The Uni­ver­si­ty was found­ed in 1803 as Tzar’s Vil­lage (Tsarskoye Selo) For­est Insti­tute. In 1811 it was trans­ferred from Tsarskoye Selo to St. Peters­burg and merged with the pri­vate for­est Insti­tute of count Orlov,. It was named St. Peters­burg For­est Institute.

In 1813 St. Peters­burg For­est Insti­tute was reor­ga­nized by join­ing the Kozel For­est Insti­tute to St. Peters­burg Prac­ti­cal For­est Institute.

In 1834 St. Peters­burg Prac­ti­cal For­est Insti­tute was reor­ga­nized by join­ing the edu­ca­tion­al and exper­i­men­tal Lisin­sky forestry area of 28 thou­sand hectares.

In 1837 St. Peters­burg Prac­ti­cal For­est Insti­tute was reor­ga­nized into the For­est and Bound­ary Insti­tute, which was trans­formed into the For­est Acad­e­my in 1862.

In 1864 on the basis of For­est Acad­e­my there was found­ed the St. Peters­burg agri­cul­tur­al Insti­tute. In 1877 it was renamed St. Peters­burg For­est Institute.

In 1902 St. Peters­burg For­est Insti­tute was reor­ga­nized by join­ing the edu­ca­tion­al and exper­i­men­tal Okhta forestry area of about 1.1 thou­sand hectares.

In 1914 St. Peters­burg Forestry Insti­tute was renamed Pet­ro­grad Forestry Insti­tute and in 1924  — Leningrad Forestry Institute.

On Novem­ber 28, 1929, accord­ing to the res­o­lu­tion of the 2nd ses­sion of the All-Rus­sia Cen­tral Exec­u­tive Com­mit­tee of the RSFSR (the 14th call­ing) Leningrad For­est Insti­tute was trans­formed into Leningrad Forestry Acad­e­my. On Sep­tem­ber 27, 1935,by the decree of the Pre­sid­i­um of the USSR Cen­tral Exec­u­tive Com­mit­tee it was named after S. M. Kirov.

On 15 Octo­ber 1953 by the decree of the Pre­sid­i­um of the USSR Supreme Sovi­et Leningrad Forestry Acad­e­my named after S. M. Kirov was award­ed the order of Lenin. It became “the Leningrad For­est Engi­neer­ing Acad­e­my named after S. M. Kirov award­ed the order of Lenin”. By the decree № 843 of the USSR Coun­cil of Min­is­ters on Octo­ber 10, 1964 the All-Union Cor­re­spon­dence For­est Engi­neer­ing Insti­tute and the Acad­e­my were merged under the name of the “the Leningrad For­est Engi­neer­ing Acad­e­my named after S. M. Kirov award­ed the order of Lenin”.

By the res­o­lu­tion № 50 of the RSFSR State Com­mit­tee for Sci­ence and High­er Edu­ca­tionl of Feb­ru­ary 11, 1992 the Leningrad For­est Engi­neer­ing Acad­e­my named after S. M. Kirov award­ed the order of Lenin was renamed St. Peters­burg For­est Engi­neer­ing Acad­e­my named after S. M. Kirov award­ed the order of Lenin.

By the res­o­lu­tion No. 597 of the Russ­ian Fed­er­a­tion Gov­ern­ment Coun­cil of Min­is­ters of June 26 1993 the state awards of the for­mer USSR were exclud­ed from the offi­cial names of high­er edu­ca­tion­al institutions.

On Octo­ber 2, 2002 Saint-Peters­burg For­est Tech­ni­cal Acad­e­my named after S. M. Kirov entered the Uni­fied State Reg­is­ter of Legal Enti­ties under the name of State Edu­ca­tion­al Insti­tu­tion of High­er Pro­fes­sion­al Edu­ca­tion “Saint-Peters­burg State For­est Tech­ni­cal Acad­e­my named after S. M. Kirov”. By the decree No. 1798‑R of the Gov­ern­ment of the Russ­ian Fed­er­a­tion of Novem­ber 28, 2009 the Acad­e­my was reor­ga­nized —  the State edu­ca­tion­al insti­tu­tion of sec­ondary pro­fes­sion­al edu­ca­tion “Saint-Peters­burg Col­lege of Tim­ber Pro­duc­tion Automa­tion” was joined to it.

By the order № 1868 of the Min­istry of Edu­ca­tion and Sci­ence of the Russ­ian Fed­er­a­tion of 27 may 2011 the State edu­ca­tion­al insti­tu­tion of high­er pro­fes­sion­al edu­ca­tion “Saint-Peters­burg State For­est Tech­ni­cal Acad­e­my named after S. M. Kirov” was renamed Fed­er­al State Edu­ca­tion­al Insti­tu­tion of High­er Pro­fes­sion­al Edu­ca­tion “Saint Peters­burg State For­est Tech­ni­cal Uni­ver­si­ty named after S. M. Kirov”.

By the order No. 237 of the Min­istry of Edu­ca­tion and Sci­ence of the Russ­ian Fed­er­a­tion of 18 March 2016 the Fed­er­al State Bud­getary Edu­ca­tion­al Insti­tu­tion of High­er Pro­fes­sion­al Edu­ca­tion “St. Peters­burg State For­est Engi­neer­ing Uni­ver­si­ty named after S. M. Kirov” was renamed the Fed­er­al State Bud­getary Edu­ca­tion­al Insti­tu­tion of High­er Edu­ca­tion “St. Peters­burg State For­est Engi­neer­ing Uni­ver­si­ty named after S. M. Kirov”.