Kursk State University

Kursk State University Ranking

country rank: 230
world rank: 5084

University Overview

Kursk State University, founded in 1934, is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the city of Kursk (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 people), Kursk Oblast. Kursk State University (KSU) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational Russian higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Russian Federation’s Ministry of Science and Higher Education. Kursk State University (KSU) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees in a variety of fields, including pre-bachelor degrees (certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 86-year-old Russian university has a rigorous admission process based on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and ratings. The admission rate for this Russian higher education school is between 40 and 50 percent, making it a moderately selective university. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. KSU also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services to students.

Kursk State University Ranking

University Identity

Name Kursk State University
Acronym KSU
Founded 1934
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address ul. Radishchev, 33 Kursk 305000 Kursk Oblast Russia
Tel +7 (4712) 560 264
Fax +7 (4712) 513 649

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 40-50%
Admission Office 33, Radischeva str. Kursk 305000 (4712) 561439

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

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