Saratov State University

Saratov State University Ranking

country rank: 16
world rank: 925

University Overview

Saratov State University, established in 1909, is a non-profit public higher education institution situated in the urban environment of Saratov (population range of 500,000-1,000,000), Saratov Oblast. Balashov is home to a branch campus of this school. Saratov State University (SSU) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational Russian higher education school that is officially recognized by the Russian Federation’s Ministry of Science and Higher Education. Saratov State University (SSU) 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 111-year-old Russian university has a stringent admission process based on entrance exams. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. SSU 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.

Saratov State University Ranking

University Identity

Name Saratov State University
Acronym SSU
Founded 1909

University Location

Address ul. Astrakhanskaia 83 Saratov 410012 Saratov Oblast Russia
Tel +7 (8452) 261 696
Fax +7 (8452) 278 529
Other locations Balashov

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 Not reported
Admission Office ul Astrakhanskaia 83, block 9, office 100b Saratov 410012 (8452) 519 226

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 20,000-24,999
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 Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

Young Professionals Union (WorldSkills Russia) Research and Educational Theological Association Association of Classical Universities of Russia Association of Leading Universities Association of Law Universities Russian Union of Rectors Saratov State University Labour Union Union of University Rectors of the Saratov Region Union of University Rectors of the Volga Federal District

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