Pitirim Sorokin Syktyvkar State University
Еstablished in 1972
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Pitirim Sorokin Syktyvkar State University
Pitirim Sorokin Syktyvkar State University (SyktSU) is a rapidly developing university with more than a half century of history. It is the largest university in the Komi Republic and provides all levels of higher education. The university has an advanced infrastructure for science and innovation. In 2017 SyktSU received the status of the Russian flagship university (among only 33 Russian HEIs).

SyktSU provides great variety of educational programs on undergraduate, graduate, and postgraduate levels and also provides some bilingual programs.

SyktSU is located in the city of Syktyvkar, the capital of the Komi Republic, which is located in the far northeast of the European part of the Russian Federation.

Entering SyktSU is a good challenge for you to show and develop your skills and finally be proud of becoming a member of the large university family.
In 2019, our University ranked 150th out of 337 Russian Universities in the "INTERFAX" National University Ranking. It took the 119th position in educational programmes and the 147th position in scientific research.
6 500+
International students
50 000+
Educational programmes
Educational programmes
Degree programmes taught in Russian and English
General Medicine (Russian and English)
At the Medical Institute, students acquire theoretical knowledge of Diagnostics, Examination of a Human Body and study the reasons of different illness and diseases, ways different infections spread, symptoms of diseases and their progress, pharmacology, curative and the preventive measures and pre-exposure prophylaxis.

Students study both in English and Russian. First three years they have been learned major subjects in English. In this time, they also learn Russian language then starting in the fourth year they begin studying medical subjects in Russian, that allows them to communicate with patients fluently.

Level of qualification: MD — General Practitioner
Tuition fee — $2880 per year

Applied Informatics in Economy (English)
Upon graduation, students receive a master's degree and become specialists in the field of information technology and information systems. Able to engage in practical management, design information systems and databases. The group opens when recruiting at least 10 people. Full-time: 2 years. Intra-extramural form of study: 2 years 3 months.

Master Degree program
Tuition fee — $2570 per year

Linguistics (Russian and English)
Program for foreigners who speak English at the B1 level. The language level is determined by an internal university exam. In addition to a deeper mastery of the English language, students will master the Russian language at least at the B2 level. This will allow them to teach other foreign citizens the Russian language, and to carry out any other activity that requires proficiency in oral and written speech. The group opens when recruiting at least 10 people.

Bachelors Degree program, 4 years full-time
Tuition fee — $2130 per year

Pre-university training programs for foreigners and persons without citizenship
The preparatory department of Pitirim Sorokin Syktyvkar State University holds pre-university training programs for foreigners in order to get ready for studying at the university in the Russian language. The programs are organized every year.

Students learn Russian and other general subjects depending on the university educational program they have chosen. The preparatory department provides the following programs:

(subjects: Russian language, academic language, Chemistry, Biology, Physics)
(subjects: Russian language, academic language, Mathematics, Physics, Information Technologies)
(subjects: Russian language, academic language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry)
(subjects: Russian language, academic language, Mathematics, History, Society studies)

Duration of study — one academic years
Tuition fee — $1170
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Email: info@eduexport.ru
Phone: +7 (495) 152-4497
Documents for admission
Application form
Scan-copy of passport
Medical certificate of overall health condition
Scan-copy of educational documents (certificate and transcript)
HIV certificate
Key dates and deadlines
June, 20
Admission starts
Dormitory fees $130 – $150 per year
Students' Life
Where is Syktyvkar State University located?
Pitirim Sorokin Syktyvkar State University is the flagship university located in the capital of the Komi Republic (Russia) — Syktyvkar. It has a number of campuses and dormitories located in various parts of the city.
Syktyvkar has very comfortable transportation links making all locations of the University easily accessible, including sports facilities, dormitories, academic buildings, canteens, shops, cinema theaters, and any other facility that you may require to visit.
Pitirim Sorokin Syktyvkar State University is famous for a great support that international students get from its staff. This is the university where every international student is known by sight.
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