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Southwest State University
Address: 94, 50 let Oktyabrya, Kursk, 305040, Russia
Tel.: +7 4712 504800, 504799, 504803
Fax: +7 4712 504800, 50 48 03
Rector: Sergey G. Emelyanov, Professor, Grand PhD in techniques and technology
Date of foundation: 1964
Type of higher educational institution: Federal state budgetary educational institution of higher professional education.
Though Southwest State University is the youngest State University in the city it occupies a high position in the system of higher education in Russia.
Rector of the University is Sergey Yemelyanov, PhD in Science, professor, prize-winner of the Government of Russian Federation in the field of science and engineering.
Students are able to get a degree in more than 70 qualifications.
The University comprises 9 departments:
· State Management and International Relations
· Linguistics and International Communication
· Innovation Science and Management
· Construction and Architecture
· Technologies and Design
· Software Engineering
Type of education: full-time
Degrees and terms of education:
· Bachelor – 4 years
· Specialist – 5 years
· Master – 2 years (with Bachelor degree)
· PhD – 3 years
Southwest State University provides first-class equipment, good teaching facilities, a great number of lecture-halls, modern labs, computer classes, internet-halls, scientific libraries. This allows not only to organize the educational process at a high level but also to perform scientific research and to conduct complex practical experiments in such areas as nanotechnology, biomedicine, electrical engineering and etc.
Southwest State University is a scientific complex with highly developed infrastructure. On the territory of the University campus there is a medical centre, a stadium, sport facilities, a leisure centre and several comfortable hostels for students from other regions of Russia and foreign students.