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15.08.2018
Novosibirsk State University Archaeologists Explore One of Earliest Human Sites in Western Central Asian Highlands

Novosibirsk State University scientists have proposed the hypothesis that the Alay Valley at an altitude of 2,300-3500 meters above sea level is one of the earliest human sites. This assumption makes it possible for scientists to identify tools found during an archaeological expedition in 2017. Confirmation of the exact age of the site will help with the selection of new artifacts.


10.08.2018
Novosibirsk State University Launches Siberian Summer Program "Business in Russia: Understanding and Surviving"

Novosibirsk State University launched their Siberian Summer Program "Business in Russia: Understanding and Surviving". Program participants are from Germany, the Netherlands, the United Kingdom, the United States, Venezuela, Indonesia and Russia. This is the first time the NSU Department of Economics has conducted this type of program designed primarily for foreign students.

08.08.2018
Scientists Discover Kindness Gene in Foxes Scientists Discover Kindness Gene in Foxes

Scientists at the joint laboratory of Novosibirsk State University and the Institute of Molecular and Cellular Biology SB RAS and the Institute of Cytology and Genetics SB RAS, together with American and Chinese colleagues, decoded the DNA of domesticated and wild foxes. This made it possible to identify the genes responsible for the animal’s good nature. The prestigious scientific journal “Nature Ecology & Evolution” published the results of these geneticists’ work.

31.07.2018
Novosibirsk State University Observatory Scientists Capture Time-lapse of Longest Lunar Eclipse of the Century Novosibirsk State University Observatory Scientists Capture Time-lapse of Longest Lunar Eclipse of the Century

On July 27 scientists from the NSU Observatory captured a rare astronomical phenomenon, the total lunar eclipse.  In order to do this they traveled 200 km from the City because the sky over Novosibirsk was covered by clouds.  

24.07.2018
NSU signed an agreement for a double diploma program with the prestigious French university École Polytechnique NSU signed an agreement for a double diploma program with the prestigious French university École Polytechnique

The agreement establishes an education program that will award a double diploma as well as including a student exchange that does not award a diploma and an exchange program for researchers.

24.07.2018
NSU Historian Only Russian in Corpus Christianorum Continuatio Mediaevalis Series NSU Historian Only Russian in Corpus Christianorum Continuatio Mediaevalis Series

The Belgian publishing house Brepols published NSU Historian Valentin Portnykh’s Latin text of the Treatise "On the Preaching of the Cross" by the Dominican monk Humbert Romansky. The book is the 279th volume in the Corpus Christianorum Continuatio Medievalis Series and, according to the publisher, the only one with a Russian author.  A translation of the Latin text of the Treatise by Portnykh was published two years ago by the "Aleteya" publishing house.

18.07.2018
NSU Enters Top 100 in Shanghai Subject Ratings NSU Enters Top 100 in Shanghai Subject Ratings

In 2018, the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) rated more than 4,000 higher education institutions in 54 subjects related to five spheres of knowledge (natural sciences, engineering, life sciences, social sciences and medical sciences).

13.07.2018
Novosibirsk State University Scientists and Colleagues from Belgium and the Netherlands Identify 63 Multigenic Modules Related to Inflammatory Bowel Disease Novosibirsk State University Scientists and Colleagues from Belgium and the Netherlands Identify 63 Multigenic Modules Related to Inflammatory Bowel Disease

The results of the work were published in the prestigious scientific journal Nature Communications.

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26.03.2018
Specialized Educational Science Center High School Students Successful at All-Russian Olympiad Specialized Educational Science Center High School Students Successful at All-Russian Olympiad

The results of the regional stage of the All-Russian Olympiad for students are in. 318 Specialized Educational Science Center (SESC) students demonstrated their knowledge in 22 general education subjects at the Olympiad.

20.03.2018
Novosibirsk State University Students Win Medals in Largest Olympiad for Professionals in Russia Novosibirsk State University Students Win Medals in Largest Olympiad for Professionals in Russia

I Am a Professional» is a large, educational Olympiad with a new format for technology, humanities, and natural-science students. The Olympiad was initiated by the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs and the All-Russian Public Organization «Business Russia»

06.02.2018
Representatives of NSU Participate in University of Tsukuba Russian-Japanese Educational Forum Representatives of NSU Participate in University of Tsukuba Russian-Japanese Educational Forum

Elena Simonova, a Japanese language teacher and Valery Sokolov, a fourth-year student at the Humanities Institute Department of Oriental Studies of the State University, represented the University at the Russian-Japanese Educational Forum held recently at the University of Tsukuba.

27.01.2018
Total Dictation – 2018 Capital is Vladivostok Total Dictation – 2018 Capital is Vladivostok

The Total Dictation conference that took place at the Novosibirsk State University and Academpark hosted the finals for the Total Dictation-2018 capitol. Five cities made it to the finals to compete for the right to become the main platform of the global action. They were Vladivostok, Krasnoyarsk, Irkutsk, Tallinn and Tyumen. The results of the competition were announced by the chairman of the jury, NSU Rector Mikhail Fedoruk.

29.12.2017
NSU Joins Francophone University Association  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 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 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

12.12.2017
NSU Professor Receives «Honorary Doctor of Edinburgh University» Degree NSU Professor Receives «Honorary Doctor of Edinburgh University» Degree

Professor Elena Boldyreva, Chief Scientist at the Institute of Solid State Chemistry and Mechanochemistry (ISSCM) SB RAS, Head of the Solid State Chemistry Division in NSU’s Natural Sciences Department, and Doctor of Chemical Sciences, was awarded an Honorary Doctorate from dinburgh University.

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03.05.2018
NSU Interweek 2018 NSU Interweek 2018

Adhering to a tradition that began in the 1990s, Interweek took place in Akademgorodok during the last days of April.  

23.01.2018
NSU SESC Pupils Win Medals in Physics and Mathematics at International Olympiad NSU SESC Pupils Win Medals in Physics and Mathematics at International Olympiad

The 14th International Zhautykov Olympiad for school children in mathematics, physics and computer science was recently conducted in Almaty Kazakhstan.  Students at the NSU Special Educational Scientific Center returned from the Olympiad with three medals.

29.12.2017
NSU Foreign Students Discuss Classes, Exams and Educational Systems NSU Foreign Students Discuss Classes, Exams and Educational Systems

New Year's holidays are traditionally a difficult time for students. After all, course quizzes are over, and ahead – final exams and preparing for those takes time. In response to those who believe that studying is a continuous series of obstacles, NSU students from different parts of the world talk about how to overcome the fear of exams, how to pass the semester «perfectly» and why studying at a university is not the most difficult thing.

16.12.2017
Miss NSU -2017 is Crowned Miss NSU -2017 is Crowned

The Miss NSU – 2017 finals were held on December 15 at the Youth Palace. 10 women competed for the title of smartest and most beautiful. The crown went to Polina Zakharova, a student at the NSU Humanities Institute.

15.12.2017
NSU Students Win Cryptography International Olympiad NSUCRYPTO NSU Students Win Cryptography International Olympiad NSUCRYPTO

NSU students were prize winners and finalists in the international student's Olympiad in cryptography NSUCRYPTO, which was held by the Novosibirsk State University in cooperation with the University of Leuven (Belgium).

12.12.2017
NSU Programmers Reach ACM-ICPC World Championship Finals  NSU Programmers Reach ACM-ICPC World Championship Finals

Novosibirsk SU 1, the Novosibirsk State University team for Sport Programming has won a place in the finals of the largest world championship programming competition for students, the ACM ICPC - International Collegiate Programming Contest.

12.12.2017
Novosibirsk State University Student Wins Gold at Russian Powerlifting Championship Novosibirsk State University Student Wins Gold at Russian Powerlifting Championship

Maria Sukhova, an NSU Economics Department student, won the Russian Powerlifting Championship that was held in Barnaul in late November

07.12.2017
Ten Students Compete for MISS NSU 2017 Title  Ten Students Compete for MISS NSU 2017 Title

On December 15, ten finalists will compete in the annual Miss NSU 2017 beauty contest at the House of Youth in Akademgorodok Novosibirsk.

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08.08.2018
Scientists Discover Kindness Gene in Foxes Scientists Discover Kindness Gene in Foxes

Scientists at the joint laboratory of Novosibirsk State University and the Institute of Molecular and Cellular Biology SB RAS and the Institute of Cytology and Genetics SB RAS, together with American and Chinese colleagues, decoded the DNA of domesticated and wild foxes. This made it possible to identify the genes responsible for the animal’s good nature. The prestigious scientific journal “Nature Ecology & Evolution” published the results of these geneticists’ work.

31.07.2018
Novosibirsk State University Observatory Scientists Capture Time-lapse of Longest Lunar Eclipse of the Century Novosibirsk State University Observatory Scientists Capture Time-lapse of Longest Lunar Eclipse of the Century

On July 27 scientists from the NSU Observatory captured a rare astronomical phenomenon, the total lunar eclipse.  In order to do this they traveled 200 km from the City because the sky over Novosibirsk was covered by clouds.  

24.07.2018
NSU signed an agreement for a double diploma program with the prestigious French university École Polytechnique NSU signed an agreement for a double diploma program with the prestigious French university École Polytechnique

The agreement establishes an education program that will award a double diploma as well as including a student exchange that does not award a diploma and an exchange program for researchers.

24.07.2018
NSU Historian Only Russian in Corpus Christianorum Continuatio Mediaevalis Series NSU Historian Only Russian in Corpus Christianorum Continuatio Mediaevalis Series

The Belgian publishing house Brepols published NSU Historian Valentin Portnykh’s Latin text of the Treatise "On the Preaching of the Cross" by the Dominican monk Humbert Romansky. The book is the 279th volume in the Corpus Christianorum Continuatio Medievalis Series and, according to the publisher, the only one with a Russian author.  A translation of the Latin text of the Treatise by Portnykh was published two years ago by the "Aleteya" publishing house.

18.07.2018
NSU Enters Top 100 in Shanghai Subject Ratings NSU Enters Top 100 in Shanghai Subject Ratings

In 2018, the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) rated more than 4,000 higher education institutions in 54 subjects related to five spheres of knowledge (natural sciences, engineering, life sciences, social sciences and medical sciences).

13.07.2018
Novosibirsk State University Scientists and Colleagues from Belgium and the Netherlands Identify 63 Multigenic Modules Related to Inflammatory Bowel Disease Novosibirsk State University Scientists and Colleagues from Belgium and the Netherlands Identify 63 Multigenic Modules Related to Inflammatory Bowel Disease

The results of the work were published in the prestigious scientific journal Nature Communications.

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03.05.2018
InterGames-2018 United 2500 participants from 35 Countries InterGames-2018 United 2500 participants from 35 Countries

This year InterGames became a part of the NSU Interweek youth festival.  More than 2500 students from NSU and other universities attended the large-scale sporting event. Participants competed in internationally popular sports as well as national sports that some of the competitors had never heard of.

21.12.2017
NSU Hosts First International Basketball Match with Sino-Russian Institute (SRI) Students NSU Hosts First International Basketball Match with Sino-Russian Institute (SRI) Students

«Sport is the best way to find friends» according to participants in the first international basketball game between the Russian student team and students at the Sino-Russian Institute (3rd year, Physics and Natural Sciences Departments) that took place at the NSU Sports Complex.
Even though the Chinese team lost to its Russian rivals, the SRI students are sure that the match was a success, because friendship won.

17.05.2017
Novosibirsk will have a resource class for children with autism Novosibirsk will have a resource class for children with autism

A resource class for children with autism will be opened at the Gornostay Educational Center (Gymnasium No. 6 in Novosibirsk)

16.05.2017
Back to NSU for anyone who loves NSU Back to NSU for anyone who loves NSU

Back to NSU Day invited everyone to become a student at Novosibirsk State University

15.05.2017
NSURBANIA: "Feel the washers, feel the grooves - it's all for you" NSURBANIA: "Feel the washers, feel the grooves - it's all for you"

Last weekend, the annual NSURBANIA youth culture festival was held at Novosibirsk State University. More than fifteen activities including master classes, dance battles, street food and creative collectives helped bring a hip street atmosphere to the courtyard of the new building

24.03.2017
NSU teams win at the Mountain Hiking World Championship NSU teams win at the Mountain Hiking World Championship

NSU mountain hiking groups won prizes in the 5th and 6th complexity categories in the World Championship

17.03.2017
An NSU student won the silver medal in the National Student Chess League Championship An NSU student won the silver medal in the National Student Chess League Championship

A fourth-year student in the Faculty of Mechanics and Mathematics at Novosibirsk State University, Roman Kezin, has become the silver medalist in the National Student Chess Championship

03.03.2017
NSU student became the winner of the Russian Cup in underwater sports NSU student became the winner of the Russian Cup in underwater sports

A third-year student at the Physics Department of the Novosibirsk State University, Andrey Khayrullin, as a member of the Novosibirsk Region team, won the Russian Cup in the underwater sport in the 4x100 meter relay race, and also won bronze in the individual championship, swimming at a distance of 100 meters in fins.

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21 August 2018 10:02 International Summer School "Nonlinear Photonics" International Summer School "Nonlinear Photonics"

Registration is open for participation in "Nonlinear Photonics" scientific summer school for young people that will take place at NSU August 21-24, 2018. University students, post-graduate students, young scientists, and Kandidates of Science 35 and younger are eligible to attend.

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