World-Class Russian Education!

The goal of Project 5-100 is to maximize the competitive position of a group of leading Russian universities in the global research and education market.




National Research Tomsk State University (TSU)
Mens Mundo Aperiens

For over 135 years TSU has been producing Russia’s scientific and managerial elite, combining education and fundamental research, cultivating talent and sticking to the best traditions in higher education. To enhance competitiveness, TSU has developed five research centers of excellence, each focusing on one of the set priority areas of development, and its innovative infrastructure allows for establishing long lasting university-business partnerships and ensures effective R&D implementation.

Established: 1878

Location: Tomsk

Students (FTE): 10,000+

Faculty (FTE): 1,100+

Degree programmes: 135

Priority areas:
  • Nanotechnology and Nanomaterials
  • Information, Telecommunication and Supercomputer Technologies
  • Satellite and Missile System Design
  • High Technologies in Medicine
  • Social Sciences