M.K. Ammosov North-Eastern Federal University

Republic of Sakha (Yakutia)
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educational programs
Bachelor’s and Specialist’s programs
Master’s programs
PhD programs
residency programs
secondary vocational education programs
institutes and faculties
international students from 53 countries

North-Eastern Federal University is the embodiment of high-quality education and innovative thinking. Today Russia and world science are proud of this university founded more than 120 years ago. Our programs offer a wide range of knowledge areas in engineering
and technology, natural sciences, humanities, and general education

Teaming up with partners, major enterprises and employers of the region and country ensures a high level of graduates’ competence. Recent graduates easily adapt to the job market and find a job even while studying at university.


to state-funded places within the Russian Government quota

  • Register in the education-in-russia.com system and upload required documents
  • Pass the competition at the Rossotrudnichestvo representative office in your country (RCSC)
  • State “NEFU” in your application form in the first place
  • Get a referral to NEFU

to fee-paying places

  • Register on the abit.s-vfu.ru portal and upload required documents, starting from June 20
  • Take online entrance exams within the period from July 16 till August 28
  • Sign your enrollment consent and agreement

Tuition fee

Language of instructionDurationTuition fees per year
Bachelor`s degreeRU4 years
160 000–180 000 ₽
1 761–1 981 $
1 624–1 827 €
12 731–14 323 ¥
Master's degreeRU2 years
173 000–184 000 ₽
1 904–2 025 $
1 756–1 867 €
13 766–14 641 ¥
Specialist's degreeRU5 years
160 000–180 000 ₽
1 761–1 981 $
1 624–1 827 €
12 731–14 323 ¥
P.h.DRU3 years
198 000 ₽
2 180 $
2 009 €
15 755 ¥
Residency programsRU2 years
198 000 ₽
2 180 $
2 009 €
15 755 ¥


Those applying for Bachelor’s/Specialist’s programs get extra points for diplomas of the winner or prize-winner of the North-Eastern School Olympiad for foreign citizens, honor certificates, and participation in Russian and international contests and Olympiads.

NEFU Olympiads that allow students to enroll in Master’s programs in state-funded places within the Russian Government quota:

  • The All-Russian Student Mathematics Olympiad with international participation
  • The Olympiad of federal universities for those applying for Master’s programs in Pedagogy, Economics, and Law

10 reasons to apply to NEFU

  1. High-quality and affordable education: NEFU offers a wide range of higher education programs supported by competent research and teaching staff.
  2. Attractive majors: NEFU offers programs in a variety of fields, including engineering, medicine, art, humanities, and others.
  3. Effective adaptation and socialization system promotes inter-ethnic communication between students from all over the world.
  4. Large scholarships (for state-funded students).
  5. Opportunities to work while studying for students at all levels of education.
  6. Career opportunities: NEFU cooperates with the top companies and organizations providing students with ample career prospects.
  7. Student life: a variety of student associations, events and clubs create a dynamic and interesting student life.
  8. A comfortable campus with welldeveloped infrastructure is a united community of students from all over the world. Students have access to modern libraries, sports facilities, and cultural events.
  9. International relations: the university maintains active cooperation with universities and organizations worldwide, opening its doors for international opportunities.
  10. Research in the Arctic: the university is the leader in research on the Arctic nature and climate, providing unique opportunities for studying this subject.
Alizana Sleptsova
International Student Recruitment and Adaptation Department
Do you want to study at our university?
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Address and contacts
677000, Россия, Дальневосточный ФО, Республика Саха (Якутия), Якутск, улица Белинского, 58
M.K. Ammosov North-Eastern Federal University in the HED magazine
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