Established:  1915

Institutions:  17

Contact information:  295007, Republic of Crimea, Simferopol, Vernadsky Prospect Academician, 4

Южный федеральный университет

Southern Federal University - the largest scientific and educational center of southern Russia. University traces its history to 1915, when in the city of Rostov-on-Don moved the Imperial University of Warsaw. Southern Federal University is located in the city of Rostov-on-Don and Taganrog,Which is due to the scale of the university and a wide range of tasks: the emergence of the university as a leading center of excellence; the development of basic and applied research; inclusion in the international research and education networks.

SFU is now confirms its leadership in research, education and innovation activities of the country and the equal and full functioning of the network leading universities. The high quality of education in the SFU provides fundamental training and the integration of education and science.

Key research areas:

nanomaterials, nanotechnology devices and their sistemyna based, intelligent materials;
biotechnology, technology of living systems, environmental security, the future of medicine;
information and telecommunication technologies, devices and systems;
marine, aviation and rocket-space engineering, radio engineering, automation and control;
architectural and artistic creativity, design, restoration, modernization and creation of objects of town planning, architecture, design and art;
humanitarian technologies and models of human capital development and tolerant multi-ethnic communities in Russia.

The international cooperation

Southern Federal University is one of the leaders in the field of international cooperation of Russian universities. The last years are characterized by the intensification of the international activities of the university and its departments, in particular, the expansion of the geography of cooperation and information provision, the positive dynamics of indicators of academic mobility, the number of foreign students, the number of international projects of the prestigious European programs.

Marketing strategy in the market of educational services:

modular training programs of academic exchange (Nanotechnology and New Materials, Earth Sciences);
Interdisciplinary modules (Humanities, Sociology, Economics, International Relations, Linvistika);
joint programs with partner universities in the European Consortium of Innovative Universities (Biomechanics, European Studies, Computer Science);
program implemented in the English language;
summer and winter schools;
Russian language courses;
Joint programs to revitalize the Black Sea region;
a unique educational program on issues of innovation and cultural ecosystem of the Azov-Black Sea region with the implementation of a variety of tracks (water resources management, soil science, ethnography, etc.).

social infrastructure

9 hostels in Rostov-on-Don;
7 dormitories Taganrog;
The total area of ​​229,470 m2;
Number of seats in the dormitories - more than 6000;
Construction of the pool the total area of ​​627.1 m2 8

Educational and research units

Academy of Architecture and Arts
Academy of Biology and Biotechnology
Academy of Psychology and Pedagogy
Academy of Physical Culture and Sports
Engineering and Technological Academy
Institute of High Technologies and pezotehniki
Institute of Computer Technology and Information Security
Nanotechnology Institute, Electronics and Instrumentation
Institute of Radio Systems and Control
Institute of Management in the economic, ecological and social systems
Scientific Research Institute of Multiprocessor calculated. Systems Institute. AV Kalyaeva (SRI MFR)
Graduate School of Business
Institute of History and International Relations
Institute of Mathematics, Mechanics and Computer Sciences them. II Vorovich
Institute of Earth Sciences
Institute of Sociology and Area
Institute of Philology, Journalism and Intercultural Communication
Institute of Philosophy and Social and Political Sciences
Faculty of Military Training
Management department
Faculty of Physics
Faculty of chemistry
Faculty of Economics
Faculty of Law
Applied Professional Education College
Military training center
Research Institute for Robotics and Process Control
Institute of physics
SRI Foch


- Fundamentals of Mechanical Engineering

- Theoretical Computer Science and Information Technologies


- Applied mathematics and informatics 

- Management 

- System analysis and managemen

- Informatics and computation 

- Management

- Economics

- Legal studies 

- Philology 

- History

- Management

Tuition fee:

Bachelor degree in 2019 — from 2 984 USD (approximately) per year.

Master degree in 2019 — from 3 352 USD (approximately) per year.

Accommodation expenses — 1 800 RUB per month.

The cost of medical insurance is 5 500 RUB per year.

Meal expenses - from 10 000 RUB per month.