Best Russian Universities for Foreign Students
Russian Universities have also recently gained popularity with international students. In Moscow, you can meet students from Europe, both Americas, as well Asia and Africa. 21 Russian universities were mentioned by QS World University Rankings. The best are State Universities in both major cities in the country.
Lomonosov Moscow State University
MSU is a leading, one of the oldest and largest among classical universities in Russia. In addition, it’s a great center of Russian science and culture. The University opened in 1775. Today, MSU consists of 15 research institutes, 41 faculties, more than 300 departments, as well 6 branches with five of them in the CIS countries. The university has about 50 thousand students.
St. Petersburg State University
SPbSU is also one of the major classical universities in Russia, as well as international scientific and educational centers in Europe. The University includes 24 special faculties and institutes. According to different data, the University was founded since 1819 till 1724. The University carries on cooperation with 60 countries, including US, Germany, France, Finland, Japan, Republic of Korea, and China and over 230 foreign universities.
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