NOVGOROD STATE UNIVERSITY
Novgorod the Great is one of the oldest Russian towns, which has retained its antique charm. Since the XIth century, Novgorod the Great has been a center of literacy and education. It was here that the earliest pieces of Old Russian literature first emerged to encourage people's love for books and knowledge.
Novgorod the Great is situated 150 km from Saint-Petersburg and is populated by approximately 350 000 people.The history of higher education in Novgorod the Great dates back to the first part of XVIII century. Since that time the name of the University had been changed several times and today it is called Yaroslav-the-Wise Novgorod State University. According to estimation of the European University Association, Novgorod State University is rated among the top ten of the 100 best classical universities of Russia. Being the winner of many international awards, the University is the leading regional center of education, science and culture.
The University incorporates 8 institutes where 44 Bachelor’s, 13 Master’s and 4 Specialist programs are taught (in the areas of Medicine, Engineering and Technology, Economics and Humanities and postgraduate studies). Highly qualified teaching staff comprises Doctors of Science, and world recognized academicians. There is a special Center for Information Technologies, Marketing, an experimental plant and over 70 laboratories operating at the University, where students and scientists do their research in various priority areas of science and technique.
The University is technically equipped in accordance with the highest standards of the up-to-date technologies: there are 18 computer classrooms, a Web-laboratory, multimedia studio, conference halls, and presentation equipment.
The department of Computer Technologies is one of the leading in the University. The high quality of education is ensured by the up-to-date syllabuses, which closely follow the current trends and perspectives of the world market, and the latest developments in the Information Technologies industry. Many of the courses are being designed within the framework of participation in the international educational programs organized by the global leaders in the IT industry, such as IBM (IBM Scholar Program), Cisco Systems (Cisco Networking Academy), Sun Microsystems (Sun Java Academy), Microsoft (Microsoft Academic and School Agreement).
The international activities of the University are in full swing: it currently has contracts of long-term cooperation with 26 universities of 11 countries, including the USA, Germany, France, Sweden, Finland, and Norway. Student and teacher exchange, international research conferences, seminars and probations are organized regularly. The Oxford visiting program is working at the University, it allows students and young scientists to do their research, attend libraries and take advice from the specialists of one of the world's most prestigious universities – Oxford University.
The number of international students wishing to study at the University increases every year. Novgorod State University is extremely popular with the students coming from Asia, Africa, America, Near and Middle East and Europe. There are over 20 000 students from all the continents of the planet studying at the University. What they find here is an excellent quality of teaching, a wide choice of specialities that meets all the latest requirements of the labor market, and last but not least, a friendly atmosphere. The people of Novgorod the Great are famous all over Russia for their hospitality and kindness, while the University's most important values are those of equality, tolerance and mutual respect between people, countries, and generations.
For the period of studies, students stay in rooms for 2-3 people at the comfortable student hostel of the University. A special advantage of the Russian student hostels is the kitchen on every floor, where you are free to cook whatever you wish in accordance with your taste.
Upon successful completion of the University, the graduate gets a higher education degree of Russian national standard indicating Degree/quali-fication and speciality. The graduate also gets an additional document “European Appendix”, which allows its holder to get its equivalence in any of 45 European and other countries signed up to the “Bologna Convention on the Recognition of Qualifications Concerning Higher Education” and to further education or apply for a prestigious job in these countries. A good combination of profound theoretical knowledge and a broad range of practical skills, use of the modern advanced equipment and technologies in addition to unique teaching methods to form their educational background, the Novgorod State University graduates are welcomed for a job in world-famous companies and organizations in different cities of the globe.
SPECIALITIES, DURATION AND FEES
|Tuition fees for 1 academic year (USD)||Hostel accommodation fees for 1 academic year (USD)||Life and health
for 1 year (USD)
Candidates for studies in Russian State Universities, who don't speak Russian language, are firstly admitted to the Foundation Course (duration is 1 academic year) to study Russian language and improve the level of knowledge in major special subjects (Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics, etc.) up to the required for further study at the University on the chosen specialty. To specify the tuition, accommodation, life and health insurance fees and other expenses, please, contact the representative office of RACUS organization in your country.
|FACULTY OF MEDICINE|
|ECONOMICAL, ENGINEERING AND TECHNICAL SPECIALTIES, THE HUMANITIES AND CLASSIC SPECIALTIES|
|Economics; Trade Science; Management; Psychology; Pedagogy; Psychological Science and Education; Law; Journalism; Mechanical Engineering; Industrial and Civil Engineering; Fundamental & Applied Chemistry; Biology; Geography; Ecology and Nature Management; Agronomy; Agroengineering; Manufacturing Technology and Processing of Agricultural Production; Zootechnics; Forestry; Electronics and Nanoelectronics; Construction and Technology of Electronic Devices; Radio engineering; Informatics and Computer Engineering; Science Technological Maintenance of Machine-building Manufactures; Heat-Power Engineering and Technique; Architecture; Architectural Environment Design; Design.|
|Ph.D. (3 years)||2500||250||160||2910|
|CLINICAL RESIDENCY SPECIALITIES:|
|Obstetrics and Gynecology; Allergology and Immunology (as a part of Therapy, Family Medicine); Restorative Medicine; Infections disease; Cardiology; Neurology; Oncology; General Medical Practice (Family medicine); Oto Rhino Laryngology; Ophthalmology; Pediatry; Anatomical Pathology; Pneumonology; Rheumatology; Radiology; General Medicine; Ultrasonic diagnosis; Urology; Functional diagnostics; Surgery; Orthodontics; Therapeutic Dentistry; Pediatric Dentistry; Prosthodontics; Dentistry; Dental Surgery.|
Course duration: 4 years – Bachelor's Degree; 2 years – Master's Degree; 5 years – Specialist's Qualification; 3 years – Ph.D.
Tuition, accommodation in a student hostel and insurance fees, stipulated in US dollars, are an approximate equivalent of tuition fees in Russian rubles. The actual tuition and accommodation fees may be slightly corrected due to the US dollars /Russian ruble exchange rate correlation on the International Monetary Exchange as on the date of the tuition, accommodation and insurance fees invoice issuance.
The price for legalization of the documents which is required to obtain the 'Certificate of Equivalence', obligatory for all international students, in Rosobrnadzor (Department of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation) is 6500 Russian rubles (which is equivalent to approximately 100 USD). All the activities concerning the preparation of the documentation package required to obtain the equivalence certificate and the equivalence procedure itself are undertaken by the student himself/herself at their own expense.
The above-mentioned fees for tuition, accommodation in student hostel, life and health insurance are valid only for 2016/2017 academic year.
During the initial registration procedure the candidate pays a enrollment fee of 300 USD which covers the charges for the issuance of the invitation letter for studies, sending its original and other documents to the candidate's country of the permanent residence by express mail (DHL), meeting the candidate at the international airport in Moscow/Saint-Petersburg, transfer to the airport in Saint-Petersburg in minibus to Novgorod the Great (3 hours), meeting at the train station of Novgorod the Great and accompanying to the University, drawing up documents for admission to University for studies, registration fee, etc. The above mentioned amount doesn't include the cost of the airfare Moscow-Saint-Petersburg or train ticket Moscow-Novgorod the Great.