Southern Federal University

Southern Federal University Ranking

country rank: 31
world rank: 1522

University Overview

Southern Federal University was founded in 1915 and is a non-profit public higher education institution situated in the city of Rostov-on-Don (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 people), Rostov Oblast. Taganrog is home to a branch campus of this university. Southern Federal University (SFedU) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational Russian higher education school that is officially recognized by the Russian Federation’s Ministry of Science and Higher Education. Southern Federal University (SFedU) 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 105-year-old Russian university has a stringent admission process based on entrance exams. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Students have access to a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services at SFedU.

Southern Federal University Ranking

University Identity

Name Southern Federal University
Acronym SFedU
Founded 1915

University Location

Address 105/42 Bolshaya Sadovaya Street Rostov-on-Don 344006 Rostov Oblast Russia
Tel +7 (863) 265 3158
Fax +7 (863) 264 5255
Other locations Taganrog

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 103, Sorge St. 5 Rostov-on-Don 344090 (863) 222 6812 (863) 222 6836

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment over-45,000
Academic Staff 3,500-3,999
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

International Association of Universities (IAU) Institutional Management in Higher Education (IMHE) European Association for International Education (EAIE) European Consortium of Innovative Universities (ECIU)

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