World Class Classical Education 

NSU provides a modern, internationally competitive, classical fundamental education. We pay special attention to the comprehensive development of each student's. Education at NSU will teach you how to think more broadly, to find creative solutions, and to achieve success in any field.

Together with lectures and seminars, our education includes fieldwork: all students spend part of their summer doing practical work in the field starting in their first years of study. NSU is a national research university, and is closely linked to science. 80% of NSU teachers are active researchers affiliated with the Russian Academy of Science. Therefore, students get access to first-hand scientific knowledge, and have a chance to practice their skills in 138 scientific laboratories based at the University and 35 institutes of the Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences.

All levels of education

Education at Novosibirsk State University

Inclusive education

NSU provides equal access to its education to all its students, including the those with serious health limitations: wheelchair users, visually impaired students, students severe forms of common diseases (infantile cerebral paralysis, etc). 

We value every student, and we are convinced that every person deserves equal opportunities, including the opportunity to study together with the large community of fellow students.

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Open university

NSU has partnership agreements with 141 universities from 27 countries, and 40 joint international educational programs, including 28 “double-diploma” / double degree programs with universities in France, China, and CIS countries.

29.12.2017
NSU Joins Francophone University Association

Novosibirsk State University became an official member of the Francophone University Association (AUF). The decision was made following the results of the AUF Administrative Council meeting that was held in Paris in late November.

19.12.2017
NSU Announces Competition for Best Interdisciplinary Masters Programs Ideas

NSU announces the launch of the first stage of the "New Interdisciplinary NSU Masters Programs" competition. Novosibirsk State University employees, as well as representatives from Novosibirsk Scientific Center institutes, Russian and foreign research organizations and high-tech companies are invited to participate

18.12.2017
International students will have an opportunity to study in Master’s programs at top Russian universities for free

A Master's degree in Russia? Sign me up! Students from all over the globe can now study for free on a Master’s program at one of Russia and the world’s top universities thanks to Open Doors: Russian Scholarship Project, which has been launched by joint efforts of Russia’s higher education institutions

16 February 2018 18:00 International students will have an opportunity to study in Master’s programs at top Russian universities for free International students will have an opportunity to study in Master’s programs at top Russian universities for free

A Master's degree in Russia? Sign me up! Students from all over the globe can now study for free on a Master’s program at one of Russia and the world’s top universities thanks to Open Doors: Russian Scholarship Project, which has been launched by joint efforts of Russia’s higher education institutions

11 February 2018 09:00 Registration Opens for the Preliminary Round of the International Medical Tournament Registration Opens for the Preliminary Round of the International Medical Tournament

November 1, registration opened for the preliminary round of the V International Medical Tournament. The International Medical Tournament is a team competition that invites medical students to solve complex clinical problems based on real cases

31 July 2017 09:00 All-Russian youth scientific and practical school All-Russian youth scientific and practical school

IV  All-Russian youth scientific and practical school – conference will take place from 31 July to 6 August 2017 at the NSU Geology and Geophysics department training base “Shira” in the Republic of Khakassia to the south of the Krasnoyarsk region. Students, PhD students, young scientists and specialists up to 35 can take part in the conference

01 July 2017 09:00 Siberian Summer School Siberian Summer School

Siberian Summer School to be held at the Novosibirsk State University from 1st till 22nd of July 2017 includes ten exclusive courses on the hottest up-to-date topics