The AltSTU department of public relations was established in 2001.
The department collaborates with the structural units of the University, Council of Rectors, Altai Krai administration institutions, municipal, regional and federal mass media, other governmental and non-governmental organizations. The department acts under current legislation, University Charter, University policies, internal documents, media and advertising legislation, professional code, and Academic Council directives.
Department of Public Relations connects with regional mass media to disseminate information about Altai State Technical University.
The main objective of the department is to support the University strategy and tactics, information policy for University image and sustainable reputation.
The department consists of a department head, a specialist in public relations, the media, journalists, television program "University TV» and newspaper "Altai Polytechnic» editors.
- To consult journalists, to inform on university policy in the matters of higher education;
- To cooperate with Russian, regional, urban electronic and print media, news agencies in order to cover university events;
- To prepare announcements and press releases for the media and etc.