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Learn the Russian Language at Petrozavodsk State University, the Republic of Karelia
University PetrSU was founded in 1940 as the Finnish-Karelian University and gained its present name in 1956. Throughout its 75-year history, PetrSU has become the largest university in the North-European part of Russia and trained more than 60000 students. It successfully combines the traditions of classical education and fundamental science with innovative decisions in the fields of high-tech scientific development.
PetrSU has several notable alumni, including eminent politicians and poets. It is regularly placed among the best universities of Russia according to different rankings (Green Metric World University Ranking – 2nd place among 100 best universities in Russia; «Interfax» and «Ekho Moskva» independent national rating in the internalization category – 3rd place, etc.)
The university occupies 8 buildings throughout the city and operates a botanic garden, a swimming pool «Onego», several laboratories, and a publishing house. Its library holds a total of around 1.4 million books. PetrSU is located in Petrozavodsk, but it also has a branch in Apatity, the city in the Murmansk region. Today more than 14800 students attend classes in various undergraduate, graduate, and post-graduate programs. They are taught by over a thousand professors, including 550 PhDs, 145 Doctors of Science, 26 members of state academies of science.
The university is made up of 80 departments, 9 faculties, 7 educational institutes, and 8 research institutes.
Main Faculties for foreign students:
-Faculty of Medicine
-Faculty of Dentistry
-Faculty of Pharmacy
-Faculty of Pediatrics
Accommodations for International students:
International students have several accommodation options to choose from, among which are flats for rent, hostel rooms, or living in a host family. The most popular option though is the student dormitory. PetrSU has 10 dormitory buildings scattered throughout the city. The university doesn’t have a main campus but is easy to reach from every dormitory via public transport. All buildings have internet access, lounges and study halls, gyms. They are also equipped with washing machines and stoves.
Petrozavodsk city at a glance:
Petrozavodsk is the largest (capital) city of the Republic of Karelia, but at the same time, it is quite calm and has a real Russian charm. Karelia is a land of the richest history and culture. While staying here, you can see world-known masterpieces of the Russian Northern culture – the museum of wooden architecture Kizhi, the monasteries of Valaam and Solovki. You will study Russian in a friendly atmosphere and make friends with Russian students. You will be able to see the Kizhi churches, the Valaam and Solovetskiy monasteries, and other beautiful sceneries and masterpieces of architecture.
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Admission open for the 2021 academic year, interesting students may contact us for admission, fees.
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