Russian State Social University

Russian State Social University Ranking

country rank: 55
world rank: 2320

University Overview

Russian State Social University, founded in 1991, is a non-profit public higher-education school situated in the metropolitan environment of Moscow’s vast city (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). Anapa, Azov, Klin, Kursk, Piatigorsk, Sochi, Stavropol, Ufa, Voronezh, Yekaterinburg Minsk (Bielorussia), Osh are among places where this school has a branch campus (Kyrgyzstan). Russian State Social University (RSSU) is a medium-sized (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 8,000-8,999 students) coeducational Russian higher education school that is officially recognized by the Russian Federation’s Ministry of Science and Higher Education. Russian State Social University (RSSU) 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 Russian higher-education school, which is 29 years old, has a selective admission process based on entrance exams. This Russian higher education school is fairly selective, with acceptance rates ranging from 70 to 80 percent. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. RSSU also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services to students.

Russian State Social University Ranking

University Identity

Name Russian State Social University
Acronym RSSU
Founded 1991
Motto Professionalism, Responsibility, Prestige
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address 4-1, Vilgelma Pika Street Moscow 129226 Moscow Russia
Tel +7 (495) 255 6767
Fax +7 (495) 255 6767
Other locations Anapa, Azov, Klin, Kursk, Piatigorsk, Sochi, Stavropol, Ufa, Voronezh, Yekaterinburg Minsk (Bielorussia), Osh (Kyrgyzstan)

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) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 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 70-80%
Admission Office 18, Stromynka Street Moscow (495) 255-67-77

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 8,000-8,999
Academic Staff 800-899
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

International Sociological Association (ISA) European Sociological Association (ESA) European University Association (EUA)

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