Russia, 634012, Tomsk, Komsomolsky 70/1, 628

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Development for the Masses in Russia, Siberia, Tomsk

Development for the Masses is a fast growing software development company based in Russia, Tomsk. Tomsk (with the population of more than half a million people) is known to be the Athens of Siberia. With its 6 universities and a very young population Tomsk is one of the fastest growing economical centers of Russia. Almost 20% of young population have an academic degree in system engineering, computer engineering, system design and programming. Due to a very high level of design and development skills and very competitive hourly rate a great part of Tomsk development resources is involved into off-shoring enterprising on contract or freelance basis.


Founded: 1604
Population: about 600 000 (2005)
Time zone: GMT +6
Average temperatures: January -18, April +1, July +18, October +1

Economy: Engineering and metal working industry, computer manufacturing, sputniks' parts manufacturing, petrochemical industry, pharma-chemical plant; wood-working industry, constructing; food industry.

Science, education: Scientific centre of Russian Academy of Science. Research institutes: Introscopy, Pharmacology, Cardiology, Medical materials, Genetics, Semiconductors, Atmosphere optics, Chemistry of oil, Physics. Tomsk is the third largest educational centre of Russia after Moscow and Saint-Petersburg. Educational Institutions: the oldest in Siberia Classic University, Tomsk Polytechnic University, University of Control Systems and Radio Electronics, Siberian Medical University, Teacher’s Training University. Economy, Law, and Business schools.

Culture and museums: Tomsk Drama Theatre, the Roman Vinderman puppet show, Philharmonic Orchestra Hall, Bolshoy Concert Hall. Museums: of Local Lore in Astashev's estate, Art museum, Art Gallery. University museums: of archeology, of paleontology, of Siberia ethnography, zoology, mineralogy, Siberian Botanic Gardens.

Tomsk. Photo by Alexsandra Abramova.

Tomsk. Building of Tomsk the Govement Pushkin's Library Bank building

Monument to Alexandr Pyshkin Novosobornaya Square, Monument to Students