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 143 scientific laboratories based at the University and 35 institutes of the Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences.

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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 155 universities from 29 countries, and 40 joint international educational programs, including 28 “double-diploma” / double degree programs with universities in France, China, and CIS countries.

22.05.2020
NSU Scientists Survey Emotional Response to COVID-19

Scientists at the NSU V. Zelman Institute of Medicine and Psychology (VZIMP) conducted a survey on human behavior in the context of uncertainty due to COVID-19 pandemic.

23.03.2020
New Master's Program «Paleobiologic and stratigraphic aspects of paleobotany research» has opened in NSU

The program will familiarize students with modern paleontological and stratigraphic research including micro-paleontology, paleo-technology, and paleoecology.

16.03.2020
NSU is Temporarily Switching to Distance Learning

In connection with the threat of the new 2019-nCoV coronavirus infection (COVID 19) spreading at NSU, the University is taking a number of preventative measures. In March, NSU’s traditional Open Day is canceled and the annual International Scientific Student Conference (ISSC-2020) will be rescheduled.

04 September 2019 16:20 The lecture "Russian Church Art in Greece in the context of Russian-Greek Cultural Relations" will be held at NSU The lecture "Russian Church Art in Greece in the context of Russian-Greek Cultural Relations" will be held at NSU

4.09.2019 at 16.20 in room 2120 the History, Culture and Arts Department of the Institute of Humanities of the Novosibirsk State University organizes the lecture on the topic "Russian Church Art in Greece in the context of Russian-Greek Cultural Relations" by Tatiana S. Borisova.

18 March 2019 16:20 NSU Celebrates International Francophonie Day and French Center 10th Anniversary NSU Celebrates International Francophonie Day and French Center 10th Anniversary

You are invited to celebrate International Francophonie Day and the 10th anniversary of the French Center at NSU’s Institute of Humanities on Wednesday, March 20 at 16:20 in Auditorium #3251.

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

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