Russian State Hydrometeorological University

Russian State Hydrometeorological University Ranking

country rank: 152
world rank: 3847

University Overview

Russian State Hydrometeorological University, founded in 1930, is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the heart of Saint Petersburg, Russia’s largest city (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). Russian State Hydrometeorological University (RSHU) is a modest (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational Russian higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Russian Federation’s Ministry of Science and Higher Education. The Russian State Hydrometeorological University (RSHU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in a variety of fields, including pre-bachelor degrees (certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctorate degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 90-year-old Russian university has a rigorous admissions process based on entrance exams and applicants’ previous academic records and ratings. With an acceptance rate of 50-60%, this Russian higher education school is considered to be somewhat selective. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. RSHU also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning possibilities, as well as administrative services to students.

Russian State Hydrometeorological University Ranking

University Identity

Name Russian State Hydrometeorological University
Acronym RSHU
Founded 1930
Colours White, green and blue

University Location

Address 98 Malookhtinskiy Avenue Saint Petersburg 195196 Saint Petersburg Russia
Tel +7 (812) 444 4163
Fax +7 (812) 444 6090

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 50-60%
Admission Office 98 Malookhtinskiy avenue St. Petersburg 195196 (812) 444 25 96

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 5,000-5,999
Academic Staff 200-299
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 Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

Observatory Magna Charta Universitatum University Twinning and Networking Programme (UNESCO-UNIT)

Social Media


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