Nizhny Novgorod State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering

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bachelor's programs
specialist's programs
master's programs
PhD programs
dissertation councils
scientific and pedagogical schools
research areas
students, including 120+ international students

One of the major Russian research centers in the field of architecture, urban development, construction science, and environmental engineering.

A laureate and gold medalist of the European Quality contest in the Top 100 Universities in Russia category and the Top 100 Russian Scientific and Educational Institutions contest.

Many NNGASU graduates work for administrative and government agencies, research, design and production organizations.
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Tuition fees per year

Bachelor's and Specialist's programs 126,000 – 240,000 RUB
Master's programs 154,000 – 252,000 RUB
PhD programs 202,000 – 217,000 RUB


  • 10 educational buildings, 4 dormitories
  • The museums of history, paleontology, and mineralogy, the UNESCO Chair on Ecologically Safe Development of a Large Region—the Volga Basin
  • The Chkalovets sports and recreation camp


  • Grants from the Russian President, the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of Russia, the Russian Foundation for Basic Research, the Russian Academy of Education, the Russian Academy of Architecture and Construction Sciences, the Russian Geographical Society, Nizhny Novgorod Region's science and technology grants
  • Scholarships from the Russian President, the Russian Government, the Nizhny Novgorod Mayor, K. Minin and D. Pozharsky scholarship, engineer A.I. Delvig scholarship, E.N. Pozdyshev scholarship, scholarships from Teploenergo power company
  • Medals of international exhibitions, global fairs of innovations, research, and novel technologies

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How to submit documents

  • Using Applicant's Personal Account
  • In person, to the Admission Office address
  • Via Russian post to the Admission Office address
  • Via the State Services portal

A video guide on how to fill out your application in Applicant's Personal Account

Foreign Citizens Academic Support Center

Elena Belous
+7 831 430-55-57
+7 831 430-81-77

Admission Office

+7 831 430-54-97
+7 831 280-84-45

Popular Fields of Study

  • Civil Engineering
  • Architecture (RU, EN)
  • Ecology and Environmental Management
  • Architectural Space Design
  • Information Systems and Technologies
  • Applied Informatics
  • Software Engineering
  • Heat Power Engineering and Heat Engineering
  • Technosphere Safety
  • Land Planning and Cadastres
  • Geodesy and Remote Sensing
  • Standardization and Metrology
  • Innovation Studies
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Reconstruction and Restoration of Architectural Heritage

Pre-university Training for Foreign Citizens

  • Engineering and technology study programs: the Russian language and general scientific disciplines in Russian
  • A certificate confirming your successful completion of the program

Duration 7-9 months

Tuition fees

  • 930 USD Civil Engineering
  • 1,060 USD Architecture

Students have an opportunity to do research and take part in various educational and cultural events.


  • NNGASU is connected to the Facultetus digital career environment
  • NNGASU regularly holds Career Days that bring together a lot of employers for future graduates
  • The key employment partners are companies such as Gazprom, Rosatom, Rosneft, Lukoil, and many others


International students can live in the NNGASU dormitory in 2-3-person rooms. The accommodation fee is 1,620 RUB per month.

International students can also rent an apartment. The average rental cost is approximately 25,000 RUB per month.


Advisors offer catch-up classes on key subjects for international students.

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