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Nizhny Novgorod State University

- Lovachevsky - UNN

23,000 +




54 in Russia




City: Nizhny Novgorod

Residence: $ 30 USD per month

Pre-college: $ 900 USD per semester


Nizhny Novgorod State University, also known as Lobachevsky State University is the most important Higher Education institution in Nizhny Novgorod. Founded in 1916, it was known as the Gorki State University, the same name that the town bore until 1990. It is made up of 19 faculties and 6 research institutes, being a national benchmark in the field of science. According to a ranking prepared by the prestigious QS index in 2014, it ranks 74th out of 200 among the BRICS. This is a trade political association made up of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa, the so-called emerging economies.

Faculties that make up the Nizhny Novgorod State University

  • Chemistry

  • Physical radius

  • Physical

  • Mechanics and Mathematics

  • Computational Mathematics and Cybernetics

  • Philology

  • Laws

  • social Sciences

  • Physical Education and Sports

  • Preparatory

  • Regional Personnel Training

  • Junior Academy of Public Administration

  • Advanced School of Applied General Physics

  • International Relations and World History

  • Economy and Entrepreneurship

  • Biology and biomedical

  • Postgraduate and doctoral studies

  • Military training

The international scope of the UNN

The UNN, as traditionally abbreviated to the Nizhny Novgorod State University, currently has more than 30,000 students from at least 97 countries. Like the vast majority of Russian institutions, it has an excellent multicultural system, ideal for the integration of students from all over the world. More than 1000 people have been trained in the best European universities thanks to the implementation of 21 Tempus Projects. Similarly, the government of the Russian Federation has supported 7 scientific innovation projects developed in the institution with the creation of world-class laboratories. Regarding the teaching staff, they have more than 400 available professors and at least 1000 doctoral students.

The Belgorod State Research University is today the №1 University of the region, considered one of the best research institutions in the Russian Federation. It is in the Top 20 universities at the federal level, with more than 4 thousand foreign students in its classrooms, thanks to its great infrastructure, excellent teachers and its high academic level.


University campus

Student residences

Monthly cost of living in BELGU


  • Dormitory - 30 USD

  • Food - 200 USD

  • Transportation - 15 USD

  • Internet, telephone - 10 USD


Total - 255 USD

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