MSTU "Stankin" trains scientific-pedagogical staff and research workers within the framework of postgraduate professional education, which is conducted in the form of postgraduate studies, doctoral studies. Job search assistance is provided as well. Postgraduate course qualifies academic staff in six fields of science (Engineering, Physics and Mathematics, Economics, Philosophy, Sociology and Pedagogy) and 22 scientific specialties. There are two forms of education – full time and correspondence. Standard period of study in postgraduate school is 3 years (full-time form) and 4 years (correspondence form). Admission is carried out on a competitive basis according to the results of entrance examinations. Entrance examinations are held in the form of examination sessions (up to four times a year).