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Ural Federal University

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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Ural Federal University offers more than 350  bachelor’s degrees, master’s programs, PhDs, MBAs and executive MBAs across engineering, IT, the natural sciences, arts and humanities, social sciences, economics and management.
 
The main language of instruction is Russian, though the school offers a wide number of programs taught entirely in English. In fact, the university welcomes more than 2,200 international students representing 80 nationalities.  
 
Ural Federal University is based in Ekaterinburg, the third largest city in the country, with a population of 1.5 million. It also came second in Forbes’ definitive ranking of the best Russian regions to do business.


It ranks among the best universities in the world

Ural Federal University ranks 54th in the QS University Rankings: EECA 2016 and 78th in the QS University Rankings: BRICS 2016. It ranks among the top universities in a number of  QS University Subject Rankings 2017, including:
 

  • Mathematics
  • Electrical and electronic engineering
  • Physics and astronomy

Cutting-edge facilities and career services

Ural Federal University boasts state-of-the-art research infrastructure, including a nanotechnology center, an astronomical observatory, and shared knowledge centers with microscopes, spectroscopes and analyzers.
Ural Federal University’s employability rate is 80%, which is no surprise given the university has partnerships with leading Russian and international companies like Gazprom, Rosatom, Rusal, and Unilever which offer students as many internships and part-time term-time jobs as possible.


Study for free with an international scholarship

Every year, the Russian government issues 15,000 grants to international students seeking to study in Russia, covering their tuition fees, a monthly stipend, accommodation and Russian language tuition.
 
Meanwhile, if you’re looking to study abroad in Russian for a short period, you might want to take advantage of the Erasmus program and/or different UArctic grants.  
 
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601-650
2016
601-650
2017
491-500
2018
  • 73.5
    Faculty Student
251-300
2016
251-300
2017
  • 63.2
    Academic Reputation
  • 68.6
    Citations per Paper
  • 62.6
    Employer Reputation
  • 63.9
    H-index Citations
80
2015
77
2016
59
2016
54
2017
78
2017
48
2018
63
2018
BRICS Rankings
  • 53.6
    Overall Score
  • 53.8
    Academic Reputation
  • 51.9
    Employer Reputation
  • 93.2
    Faculty Student
  • 59.4
    International Faculty
  • 75
    International Students
80
2015
77
2016
59
2016
54
2017
78
2017
48
2018
63
2018
EECA University Rankings
  • 61.9
    Overall Score
  • 70
    Academic Reputation
  • 52.7
    Employer Reputation
  • 77.4
    Faculty Student
  • 65.5
    International Faculty
  • 49.4
    International Students
  • 36
    Faculty Staff with PhD
  • 70.6
    Web Impact
  • 29.1
    Papers per Faculty
  • 17.7
    Citations per Paper
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
4,203
International
311

Number of students

26,345
Postgraduate 28%
Undergraduate 72%

Number of international students

2,464
Postgraduate 34%
Undergraduate 66%
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
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The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.

1 Undergraduate Courses

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18 Postgraduate Courses

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