Universities

  • One of the best classical universities in the north-western region of Russia.
  • 288 popular educational programs.
  • Over 10 000 students, including international students.
  • 800 professors, 70% of them have DSc and Candidate of Sciences.
  • The leading international school in programmer’s training. The University team is 4 times prize-winner of the World Finals of the ACM-ICPC Contest.
  • Over 100 international and regional innovative projects are realized at the University.
  • In northwestern Russia the biggest library with over 1.5 million books in 18 languages.  
  • 84 laboratories, development and project departments.
  • 27 innovative centres and 28 small enterprises established by the university.
  • 2 Technoparks.
  • 117 patents gained from the scientific research.
  • Interesting student’s life. A big range of sport and leisure activities.
  • Since 2012, the university has won seven national awards for state support of Russian universities.
  • PetrSU has several notable alumni, including eminent politicians and poets. It is regularly placed among the best universities of Russia according to different rankings (GreenMetric World University Ranking – 2nd place among 100 best universities in Russia; «Interfax» and «Ekho Moskvi» independent national rating in the internalization category – 3rd place, etc.).
  • One of the best classical recognized Russian universities.
  • Over 300 educational programs in the field of engineering, pedagogy, technics, medicine, economics, natural sciences and humanities.
  • Popular educational programs in English or Russian mediums.
  • Double degree programs.
  • Over 80 research laboratories.
  • All international students who come for studies with “Global Education” organization get places at comfortable students hostels.
  • Interesting students life.
  • A large multi-branch training and research complex. One of the best and most prestigious Russian Universities, training high-quality specialists –engineers in the field of transport, aviation engineering, innovatics, nanotechnologies, electronics , IT, mechanics, instrument engineering etc.
  • Around 15 000 students including international students from 80 countries, over 100 000 graduates.
  • Over 3000 lecturers, researchers and engineers, including more than 120 Science Doctors and Professors, 17 academicians and corresponding members of  Russian Academy of Sciences, Tatarstan Academy of Sciences and International Higher School Academy of Sciences, over 700 Science Doctors and Candidates.
  • 200+ certified educational programs.
  • English medium programs.
  • Double –degree programs.
  • 58 Chairs, 57 applied and basic research laboratories, 10 scientific and technical centers, 3 university-based research institutes, experimental and pilot production.
  • The University implements large-scale projects in composite materials, laser technologies, industrial robots, new engine development.
  • The University is a member of European University Association and a member  of Partnership of a European Group of Aeronautics and Space Universities PEGASUS. Trainings are realized in accordance with  international educational quality standards.
  • The University numbers 4 major Federal Research grants and numerous  research projects for 10+ million dollars.
  • The University possesses aviation design laboratory (its participants are winners of many international world’s championships), automobile course club, skiing center, tourist club, sport club and other complexes. Its sport Venue Olympia is one of the biggest in Kazan and in Russia.
  • One of 10 Russian Federal Universities, founded in 1804, is the second oldest university in Russia.
  • 44 000 students, including 3 200 foreign students from 91 countries.
  • Over 400 educational programs.
  • Double Degree Programs.
  • Educational Programs in English and Russian medium.
  • 150  world-class research laboratories.
  • The biggest campus in Russia. Accommodation in a modern Universiade Village with improved living conditions.
  • The biggest modern sport complex with 25 000 sq. m. territory and 13 sports venues.
  • Over 30 kinds of sport.
  • Modern scientific and educational library with over 6 000 000 works is one of the largest university library in Russia.
  • The University of Civil Aviation was founded in 1955.
  • Over 7500 students, including 800 international students from over 25 countries.
  • The University possesses a new modern aircraft fleet to do the flight practice: Diamond DA 42NG, Diamond DA 40NG, Cessna–172S and others.
  • The newest flight simulators: Cessna-172S, Diamond-DA40NG, Diamond-42NG, Airbus-320, Boeing-737NG, Bombardier CRJ-200, TU-134, AN-26, YAK-40, КТВ MI-8, Robinson R44 and others.
  • Modern exercisers for flight operations officers: Expert, Synthesis, Alfa-3, Navigator-3 and others.
  • The University offers trainings in civil aviation for students who will get high-paid and recognized professions.
  • Double-degree programs.
  • All international students who come for studies with “Global Education” organization get places at modern comfortable students hostels, situated in the pedestrian availability from the university.
  • Interesting student’s life. Sport classes and other activities. 
  • The oldest pediatric higher educational establishment in the world.
  • One of the 3 best medical universities of the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation.
  • Diploma of international pattern according to the World Health Organization decision — since 1965.
  • Foreign students from 50 countries from 4 continents study at the University at the moment.
  • Popular medical education programs: Pediatrics, General Medicine, Dentistry.
  • Modern technical and medical equipment, highly competent academic staff.
  • Electronic libraries, laboratories, phantom classes, computer classes.
  • The structure of the University includes the biggest in Russia children’s clinical hospital, having the unique in Russia hi-tech perinatal centre.
  • University Hospital designed for 815 beds, inpatient and outpatient departments for adults and children, maternity homes, sanatoriums. Access to the patients from the 1st year of study.
  • Founded in 1797
  • Over 24000 students
  • About 1600 university staff (310 doctors and full professors and 900 Ph.D. lecturers)
  • Over 130 Chairs and Departments (including UNESCO Department)
  • Post-graduate courses in over 100 specialities
  • Linguistic centre
  • Centre of telecommunication support of education
  • Specialised publishing house
  • Scientific agro-biological and geographical station
  • Observatory
  • One of the largest university libraries in Russia
  • Historical, geological and zoological museums
  • The oldest Russian State Higher Education Establishment in the sphere of architecture and civil engineering, founded in 1832
  • A big educational and scientific center, providing a complex training in engineering, architecture, transport and environmental engineering
  • 16 scientific and research buildings
  • Museum of University History
  • An interesting student life and a wide variety of extra-curricular activities: dance classes (latina, fantasia, aerobic dancing, sport dance, flamenco and others), theatre school, university chorus, vocal and musical groups, photo studio, a wide range of sport activities: auto racing, shooting sports, box, sport games as basketball,  volleyball, football, badminton, gymnastics, wrestling (sambo, combat sambo, judo, free-style wrestling, Greco-Roman wrestling, tae kwon do, kickboxing), sport tourism, powerlifting, polyathlon
  • Over 7000 students
  • University divisions: 77 buildings ,44,5 ha territory
  • NWSMU named after I.I. Mechnikov ranks the 5th  position among TOP 100 Russian Universities
  • 3 main directions: medical education, clinical work and scientific research
  • 112 departments and 8 faculties
  • One of the largest centers of genetic engineering bio-therapy
  • The largest Russian bank of umbilical cord blood samples
  • Clinical work is provided by using 1645 beds in 14 medical profiles
  • Annually the University provides high-quality medical assistance for about 40 000 patients at the hospital and to 40 000 in the outpatient setting
  • 2 research institutions and 6 research laboratories and departments
  • A big museum complex (Museum of forensic medicine with thanatology center, Museum of Anatomy, Museum of dentistry, SZGMU history museum)
  • Innovative technological education
  • One of the most prestigious universities in Russia in the field of chemistry, chemical engineering, biotechnology, nanotechnology, engineering, information technology, management and economics
  • 59 specialized departments  and 6 faculties
  • 28 academicians and corresponding members of Russian and International Academies of Sciences
  • Over  5000 students, including foreign students
  • Double diploma
  • Academic community
  • University publishing house
  • Research center four young scientists