Reshetnev Siberian State University developed and implemented the system of student research in scientific and problematic laboratories of the University, academic institutes and basic enterprises as a part of basic educational programmes. Reshetnev University system of Students scientific research has a project-oriented focus using cross-cutting issue of students scientific works.

Key elements of Students scientific research include:

-basic fundamental science training of the 1st and 2nd year students;

-individual scientific supervising by leading scientists of Reshetnev Siberian State University, specialists of “Information Satellite Systems, JSC” and Federal Research Center “Krasnoyarsk Science Center of the Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences”, integrating the student in the existing scientific and pedagogical team (school);

- setting perspective fundamental scientific and applied project targets to students for the benefit of academic institutions and basic industry enterprises;

- preparation and defense of graduate qualification work with a focus on research , which is the completion of research work at the university stage.

The university hosts more than 30 intra-university Olympiads on physics, chemistry, mathematics, programming algorithms of images processing, engineering graphics, computer graphics, etc. And students of Reshetnev University show decent results at the All-Russian and international Olympiads and competitions.

Annually, the university hosts more than 90 scientific and practical seminars of various levels, where more than 2,000 students present their reports.

The university students present their reports at youth conferences in Russia, in CIS and other countries. Annually about 2,000 theses and articles are published in conferences collections and scientific journals. Students participation makes it possible to obtain patents and positive applications decisions on the patent grants for inventions and utility models.

The students of Reshetnev Siberian State University are awarded with scholarships for their excellent study and significant research achievements (Scholarships of the President of the Russian Federation, State grants of Krasnoyarsk region, Prize of the Mayor of Krasnoyarsk, grants of Potanin Charity Fund, etc).