Ural Federal University

Ural Federal University Ranking

country rank: 5
world rank: 765

University Overview

Ural Federal University ranking, founded in 1920, is a non-profit public higher-education institution in the Sverdlovsk Oblast city of Yekaterinburg (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 people). Ural Federal University (UrFU) ranking is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 40,000-44,999 students) coeducational Russian higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Russian Federation’s Ministry of Science and Higher Education. Ural Federal University (UrFU) 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 100-year-old Russian university has a rigorous admission process based on entrance exams. The admission rate for this Russian higher education school is between 40 and 50 percent, making it a moderately selective university. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. UrFU 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.

Ural Federal University Ranking

University Identity

Name Ural Federal University
Acronym UrFU
Founded 1920
Motto Think, act, achieve!

University Location

Address ul. Mira 19 Yekaterinburg 620002 Sverdlovsk Oblast Russia
Tel +7 (343) 374 0362
Fax +7 (343) 374 3884

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 40-50%
Admission Office Mira 19 Yekaterinburg 620002 (343) 375 4474

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 40,000-44,999
Academic Staff 4,000-4,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

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

University of the Arctic (UArctic) Association of Sino-Russian Technical Universities (ASRTU) Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) Eurasian Universities Association (EUA) Association for Engineering Education of Russia (AEER) International Association of Architecture and Construction Higher Educational Institutions (???) Association of Leading Universities (ALU)

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