جامعة الجنوب الفيدرالية / Southern Federal University
Southern Federal University (SFedU) is a major academic, scientific and cultural hub which was one of the first federal universities to appear in Russia. Today SFedU is an innovative research university that provides its students with comprehensive education, maintained through integration between the educational process and the fundamental and applied scientific research, based upon cutting edge technologies and techniques.
The university trains highly-skilled experts in the fields of natural sciences, engineering, humanities, architecture and arts, pedagogy.
At present SFedU offers 53 Bachelor’s degree programmes, 80 Master’s degree programmes (including 200 specialized Master’s courses), 18 Specialist degree programmes, as well as 25 postgraduate educational research programmes.
Traditionally in SFedU special attention is given to the education of foreign students because we offer qualified education at the global standard, focused on producing competent professionals who are capable of being successful in their fields in any country of the world. SFedU has been training international experts since 1948. During this period over 7000 professionals from 120 countries have graduated from SFedU.
Southern Federal University is the largest university in the South of Russia, the region which has long been known for its multicultural traditions and hospitality. The University’s location adds to its uniqueness. Most of SFedU faculties and departments are located in Rostov-on-Don which is a beautiful southern city, a major industrial and cultural hub located on the bank of scenic River Don, and also the capital of Donskoi Krai. The technical faculties of SFedU are situated in Taganrog in Taganrog Bay of the Sea of Azov.
Rostov-on-Don is the regional centre, and Donskoi Krai is a big Russian region which has historically been the home to Don Cossacks. The Cossack region is famous for its original culture and interesting history. Donskoi krai is the homeland of great Russian authors A. P. Chekhov and M. A. Sholokhov.
International students intending to study at Southern Federal University should take a one-year foundation course. The Russian Language is a core of the Foundation Course. The content of the Foundation Course is relevant to the degree program which you will take. The course consists of:
- General Russian language course
- Specialized Russian language course (depends on the study program chosen)
- Training in humanities, economics and natural sciences
The basic training disciplines in each profile are:
engineering and technical specialties — mathematics, physics, engineering graphics;
economic specialties — mathematics, economic and social geography, basics of economic theory;
humanitarian specialties — Russian literature, history, cultural studies;
natural science disciplines — mathematics, physics / chemistry, the foundations of computer science.
Students are taught the Russian language in small groups of 10; other subjects — in groups of 16.Classes are held six days a week for 4-6 hours per day.
Foundation Course duration: 1 academic year (2 semesters). More than 50% of the time is devoted to the study of the Russian language.
At the end of the academic year all students take exams in the Russian language (First level certificate) and in the majors.
Upon successful completion they’ll be awarded with a certificate. This certificate is essential for admission.
Starting date for students of Foundation Course is 15 September
Total fee for the course: 75,000 Rubles
Applications should be submitted before August, 15.
Bachelor’s Degree Programmes
SFedU offers the following Bachelor degree programmes:
Bachelor’s Degree Programs
|Code||Academic field||Mode of study, price in thousand rubles|
|01.03.02||Applied Mathematics and Computer Science||74,000|
|01.03.03||Mechanics and Mathematical Modeling||74,000|
|02.03.02||Fundamental computer science and information technology||74,000|
|04.03.02||Chemistry, Physics and Mechanics of Materials||80,000|
|09.03.01||Computer Science and Engineering||80,000|
|09.03.02||Information Systems and Technology||80,000|
|11.03.03||Design and technology of electronic means||80,000|
|11.03.04||Electronics and Nanoelectronics||80,000|
|12.03.04||Biotechnical Systems and Technology||80,000|
|13.03.02||Power and Electrical Engineering||80,000|
|21.03.02||Land Use Inventories||80,000|
|25.03.01||Technical operation of aircraft and engines||132,000|
|27.03.03||System analysis and management||80,000|
|27.03.04||Management of Engineering Systems||80,000|
|28.03.01||Nanotechnology and Microsystem Technology||132,000|
|29.03.04||Technology of artistic material processing||80,000|
|38.03.03||Human Resource Management||89,000|
|38.03.04||State and municipal management||73,000|
|39.03.02||Social Work Studies||73,000|
|41.03.01||International Regional Studies||70,000|
|42.03.01||Advertising and public relations||82,000|
|44.03.01||Teacher education, including profiles:|
|44.03.03||Special (defectological) education||80,000|
|44.03.04||Vocational Training (by industry)||70,000|
|44.03.05||Pedagogical education (with two training profiles), including profiles:|
|Russian Language and Literature||73,000|
|Russian and Foreign Language||73,000|
|Biology and Chemistry||73,000|
|Physical Culture and Foreign Language||73,000|
|Crafts and Arts||73,000|
|46.03.02||Scientific discipline of documentation and archival science||73,000|
|54.03.02||Applied Arts and Crafts||132,000|
|Specialist Degree Programs|
|Code||Academic Field||Mode of study, price in thousand rubles|
|04.05.01||Fundamental and Applied Chemistry||80,000|
|45.05.01||Translation and theory of translation||73,000|
|54.05.01||Monumental and decorative art||132,000|
Master’s Degree Programmes
|Code||Academic field||Mode of study, price in thousand roubles
|01.04.02||Applied Mathematics and Informatics||86,000|
|01.04.03||Mechanics and Mathematical Modeling||82,000|
|02.04.02||Fundamental Informatics and Information Technologies||86,000|
|05.04.06||Ecology and Natureу Management||89,000|
|06. 04.02||Soil Science||89,000|
|09.04.01||Computer Science and Computer Engineering||89,000|
|11.04.02||Info-Communicational Technologies and Systems of Communication||89,000|
|11.04.03||Design and Technology of Electronic Means||89,000|
|11.04.04||Electronics and Nanoelectronics||89,000|
|12.04.04||Biotechnical Systems and Technologies||89,000|
|13.04.02||Power and Electrical Engineering||89,000|
|15.04.06||Mechatronics and Robotics Engineering||89,000|
|21.04.02||Land Recourse Management and Assessment||89,000|
|27.04.03||System analysis and management||89,000|
|27.04.04||Management of Engineering Systems||89,000|
|27.04.06||High-Tech Business Management||89,000|
|28.04.01||Nanotechnology and Microsystem Engineering||142,000|
|38.04.08||Finance and Credit||89,000|
|41.04.01||International Regional Studies||82,000|
|41.04.02||Regional Studies of Russia||82,000|
|44.04.03||Special (defectological) Education||98,000|
|44.04.04||Vocational training (by industry)||82,000|
|54.04.02||Apllied Arts and Crafts||141,000|