Udmurt State University

Izhevsk, Russia

No. Students: 25,000 No. of Academic staff: 1,000
Funding type: Public
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Time-proved academic excellence

We would be happy to welcome you in the Udmurt State University, the leading higher education establishment of Udmurtia. 80 years of academic excellence and research experience made a great basis to develop into dynamic and innovative University recognizing classical approaches to higher education training.

A warm welcome

International scholars and students of UdSU make significant contributions to campus learning, community diversity, research, cultural experience and global partnerships necessary for advancement through the 21st century. Should you decide on coming to UdSU, we are glad to assure you that you play an important role to creative and cross-cultural exchange and communication that defines the UdSU campus.

Unique location to explore

Here you'll have a unique chance to combine the high-quality academic experience with immersion into a multicultural Udmurt Region community, which is home to people of different nationalities, and thus to promote tolerance among nations and cultural diversity.

On-Campus Accommodation guaranteed

Incoming international students and scholars are provided with On-Campus Housing opportunity: double rooms of a comfortable dormitory with housing fees among the lowest in Russia.

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Take a look at our Feedback site to see that international students and scholars continue to be happy with what we're doing for them.

Flexible courses

We're really flexible and supportive so there's bound to be a course and facilities that will fit your personal learning and research track.

Recognized research excellence

Udmurt State University pays a lot of attention to the abstract science and its achievements on which basis applied branches develop. Being on the top of market and society requirements, the University extensively puts new branches of science and innovations into practice.


Today the Udmurt State University is one of the biggest higher education institutions. More than 75 years the university has made an important contribution to social and economical branch of Udmurtia Republic.

There are a high qualified staff and an effective managerial structure at the university. It cooperates with Russian science academies and other higher education institutions. It deals with education process organization, researching work, developing international relationships, making wide net of telecommunication through earth and satellite channels etc.

Last time the university together with plants, ministries and institutions are occupied with building up industrial branch of medical biotechnology. There are trained specialists for oil branch oilmen and geologists, specialists for emergency control, ecology ministries, for all spheres of education, science, culture, sport, economy and law system of Udmurtia Republic.

It is significant, that our students take actively part in scientific conferences, festivals, creative and sport competitions. At the Faculty of Udmurt Philology are founded the famous choir of traditional songs «Tshiptshirgan», the workshop of ethnic fashion «Neofolk». At the social defense institute are organized tourist gatherings, sport orienteering competitions, water and foot trips. At the Foreign Languages and Literature Institute are took place regularly arrangements devoted to national holidays, work the multilingual theater, the choir of German song, the Russian-French theater «Izh-Logos».

The main goal of the university is bringing up high qualified specialists and harmonic personalities, consolidating friendship between students of various nationalities.


In addition to the main campus in Izhevsk, The Udmurt State University also has several other campuses to service other parts of the Udumurt Republic. In the Udmurt Repubilc, there are campuses located in Votkinsk, Sarapul, Mozhga, and Debessy. Outside Udmurtia, there are campuses in Kudymkar, Gubkinsky, Naberezhnye Chelny and Nizhnyaya Tura.

The University Library

comprises over 1,000,000 editions of books and references (both Russian and foreign), as well as periodicals: over 400 journals and 50 newspapers. You can enjoy spending your leisure time at four specialized library departments and two reading rooms of the Library.

The electronic catalogue to find the latest library aquisitions is also available.

Student life

All the sport activities are available for International Visitors at the Faculty of Physical Culture and Sport (bld. 5). There is a swimming pool, a gym, athletic tracks, tennis courts, grounds for playing volleyball, table tennis, badminton, football, basket-ball in our university .

Distance Learning courses at Udmurt State University

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