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 140 scientific laboratoriesbased 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 119 universities from 24 countries, and 40 joint international educational programs, including 28 “double-diploma” / double degree programs with universities in France, China, and CIS countries.

NSU has entered the Top 50 best universities in the world in Physics and Astronomy

The international agency Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) has published rankings by subject of universities in the world

Employers have put NSU in sixth place in physics and astronomy in the world

According to employers, Novosibirsk State University occupies the sixth place in physics and astronomy in the world and the first place in Russia

Test your level of Russian with Novosibirsk State University

Novosibirsk State University provides a unique opportunity to foreigners who study the Russian language