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.

Universities

URAL FEDERAL UNIVERSITY NAMED AFTER THE FIRST PRESIDENT OF RUSSIA B.N.YELTSIN (UrFU)

DESCRIPTION

Ural Federal University named after the first President of Russia B.N. Yeltsin (UrFU)
Think. Act. Achieve.

One of the top-ten Russian universities with an almost one hundred-year history, Ural Federal University is located in Ekaterinburg, a modern and dynamic city in the heart of Russia. UrFU is a comprehensive institution, which offers more than 350 Bachelor, Master and Doctoral programmes. It has more than 30,000 students from sixty countries, and more than 3,000 faculty members including globally renowned experts in physics, meteorite research, engineering, social science, and political studies.

Established: 1920

Location: Ekaterinburg

Students (FTE): 30,000+

Faculty (FTE): 3,000+

Degree programmes: 350+

Priority areas:
  • Life Sciences
  • Technology
  • Social Sciences
  • Humanities and Economics