Novosibirsk / Akademgorodok

Novosibirsk – A City of Science, Culture and Business

Нск сверху. Фото Вячеслава Степанова (gelio) Novosibirsk is one of the biggest cities in Russia and considered the third largest city after Moscow and St Petersburg and the biggest one behind the Ural. The City lies on both banks of the Ob river. In 2013 Novosibirsk celebrated it's 120th anniversary and it's growing rate is so high, that we can call the city the Russian Chicago. It occupies the area of 477.2 square kilometers. About 1.5 million people live here. Novosibirsk is well-known for many different industries (heavy machines, textiles, chemicals and other), research institutes, high education schools and universities.  Novosibirsk also boasts a range of galleries, museums and theaters.


A Modern and Diverse Academic Environment

НГУ сверху. Фото Вячеслава Степанова (gelio) NSU is located in one of the most exciting places in the world, in Novosibirsk Scientific Center. This town is a satellite of Novosibirsk and located some 20 km to the south from Novosibirsk, amid enchanting woodland close to the Ob Sea. Новый корпус НГУ

Intellectual Capacity:

  • 38 institutes of Russian Academy of Sciences
  • 5 000 scientists who supervise students’ research work
  • full-time teachers and mentors: 440, part-time: 1 500. Among them
    • 52 Members of Russian Academy of Sciences
    • 570 Professors
    • 800 PhD

NSU International Rankings: Webometrics and QS ranked NSU third among the Russian universities. In 2016 QS World University Rankings ranked NSU 291 (all subjects) and 107 (natural sciences) among 20000 world universities .

Wide Opportunities to Research in Mathematics and Related Domains:

Академ сверху. Фото Вячеслава Степанова (gelio)

  1. Institute of Computational Technologies
  2. Lavretiev Institute of Hydrodynamics
  3. Sobolev Institute of Mathematics
  4. Ershov Institute of Informatics Systems
  5. Khristianovich Institute of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics
  6. Institute of Automation and Electrometry
  7. Chinakal Institute of Mines
  8. Boreskov Institute of Catalysis
  9. Trofimuk Institute of Oil and Gas Geology and Geophysics
  10. Kutateladze Institute of Thermophysics
  11. Institute of Cytology and Genetics
  12. Institute of Economics and Industrial Engineering
  13. Budker Institute of Nuclear Physics
  14. Sobolev Institute of Geology and Mineralogy


Study With Us 

  • Comfortable lifestyle
  • Opportunity to intensive research
  • Environment conductive to learning
  • Life in a multilingual environment
  • High-quality education
  • Warm and friendly atmosphere
  • New friends
  • Safety of life
  • Siberian pristine nature
  • Wide carrier opportunities
  • Sports facilities
  • Eventful cultural life


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