Northern Arctic Federal University

Northern Arctic Federal University Ranking

country rank: 32
world rank: 1523

University Overview

Northern Arctic Federal University, founded in 1929, is a non-profit public higher education institution situated in Arkhangelsk, Arkhangelsk Oblast, in the urban environment of the medium city of Arkhangelsk (population range of 250,000-499,999 people). A branch campus is also located at Kotlas and Narjan-Mar. Officially accredited by the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation, Northern Arctic Federal University (NaRFU) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational Russian higher education institution. Northern Arctic Federal University (NaRFU) provides courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 91-year-old Russian university has a stringent admission process based on entrance exams. The admittance rate ranges from 0 to 10%, making this Russian higher education school very exclusive. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. NaRFU also offers students with a library, accommodation, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Northern Arctic Federal University Ranking

University Identity

Name Northern Arctic Federal University
Acronym NaRFU
Founded 1929

University Location

Address 17, Nabereznaya Severnoj Dviny Arkhangelsk 163002 Arkhangelsk Oblast Russia
Tel +7 (8182) 287 673
Fax +7 (8182) 287 614
Other locations Kotlas and Narjan-Mar

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
Admission Rate 0-10%
Admission Office 17, Nabereznaja Severnoj Dviny Arkhangelsk 163002 (8182) 21 61 59 (8182) 65 61 00

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 600-699
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 Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

University of the Arctic (UArctic)

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