Architecture in Nizhny Novgorod State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering

Bachelor's program (majors: Architectural Design; Urban Planning Design; Restoration Design)


Faculty of Architecture and Design





Tel.: +7 831 430 54 97, +7 831 280 84 45



Awards and achievements. Over 10 educational programs become laureates of the Best Educational Programs of Innovative Russia annual contest. NNSUACE houses one of Russia's leading architecture schools. The works of architecture students of NNSUACE are leaders in the majority of nominations at international annual contests.

Teaching staff. The educational process is carried out by over 100 highly qualified teachers. Over 60% are scientific degree holders, members of the Union of Architects of Russia, about 50% are teachers with many years of practical experience.

Facilities and resources. Modern laboratory equipment and software (ArchiCAD, Revit, Renga, Autodesk 3dsMax, etc.), state-of-the-art educational technologies.

Research. The scientists conduct fundamental research in 10 scientific fields, take part in all-Russian and international conferences, contests, creative exhibitions. The Architectural Workshop at the University completes major projects for Nizhny Novgorod and the region with the students involved.

Education. Innovative educational technologies are used: custom courses by Russia's leading architects, electives by partner universities that are included in the educational program, video lectures, course and final papers based on real cases, professional development and retraining programs offered on favorable conditions for students, including professional English and French language courses. Since 2021, the Architecture program is also offered in the English language.

Strategic partners. The University has strategic partnership and cooperation contracts with universities of Russia, Germany, Italy, France, the Netherlands, China, and other countries, as well as major enterprises and companies of the city.

International projects and programs. The students have practice and internship (including long-term and language programs) at the universities of Italy, China, France.

Competitive advantages. Highly qualified, skilled teaching staff, popular educational programs, modern resource foundation, the well-developed secondary education system as a factor of professional advancement, dormitories for Russian and international students, the comfortable campus within walking distance from public transportation stops at the city center, active student community.

Assistance and support for international students. The Center for International Education and Cooperation of NNSUACE offers visa, daily life and educational support. Detailed information for international applicants:

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