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Fact Sheet:
Type of Program:
Direct Enrollment/Study Abroad, Exchange Minimum Language Requirement: None
Student housing
Language of Instruction:
English, Russian
Minimum GPA:
Exchange Type:
Class Standing: 2nd Semester Sophomore, Junior, Senior
Program Description:

Federal State-Funded Educational Institution of Higher Vocational Education “Yaroslav-the-Wise Novgorod State University”(NovSU), established under the resolution of the government of the Russian Federation from June 30, 1993 No. 624, is the largest higher education institution in the Novgorod region, which carries out its activity in accordance with existing legislation and normative acts of Ministry of Education and Science of Russian Federation.

NovSU continues the political and educational mission of the Novgorod Prince Yaroslav-the-Wise and sees its destination in the development of Russian education and science in the interests of an individual, society and state, in glorification of Novgorod lands by learning and unity. Its vocation is to bear professional knowledge and experience, to implement humanistic ideals and to build a social type of the individual adequate to the requirements of our time. NovSU promotes cultural development of the regional community on a national and historical, spiritual and moral basis, while emphasizing the features and dynamics of "a learning university" on the latest organizational and technological basis.

Novgorod at a glance

  1. Novgorod State University - one of the largest classical universities of North-West Russia - offers training in 42 bachelor’s, 15 master’s, 4 specialist’s, 6 doctoral and 46 post-graduate programs, has well-developed  international cooperation, well-known scientific schools, free speed Internet,  WiFi zones, excellent opportunities for sports activities.
  2. NovSU has a high rating (according to the results of the official university efficiency monitoring of the Ministry of Education and Science, NovSU is ranked among the six best universities in the North-West of Russia).
  3. NovSU offers short and long-term courses of business and colloquial Russian for students and everyone who wishes to study the Russian language and culture.
  4. NovSU is located in Veliky Novgorod – the oldest Russian city, which conveniently located between the two capitals - Moscow and St. Petersburg, has a comfortable and safe environment for learning and life. 

Housing options and links to information 

The university offers accommodation in the University dormitory

Novgorod State University also offers an exciting Summer School for Russian Language Learning.


Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline OIED Approval Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2019-2020 02/15/2019 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Fall Semester 2019 02/15/2019 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Spring Semester 2020 09/16/2019 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Students will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.