Civil Engineering in Nizhny Novgorod State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering

Bachelor’s program, Master’s program


Bachelor’s program (majors: Industrial and Civil Engineering; Heat and Gas Supply and Ventilation; Water Supply and Sanitation; Hydraulic Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering and Energy Construction; Production and Application of Building Materials, Products
and Structures; Highways; Investment and Construction Activity Management; Artificial Intelligence in the Construction Industry).

Master’s program (majors: Water supply and Sanitation; Hydraulic Engineering; Highways; Industrial and Civil Engineering: Construction Technologies and Management; Industrial and Civil Engineering: Design; Construction of Thermal and Nuclear Power Facilities; Energy Saving and Improving the Energy Efficiency of Buildings; Heat and Gas Supply and Ventilation; Production and Application of Building Materials, Products and Structures; Investment and Construction Activity Management; Artificial Intelligence in the Construction Industry).


General Technical Faculty, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and Environmental Systems and Structures, Institute of Business Technologies
+7 (831) 430-54-97, 280-84-45


Achievements. More than ten educational programs become laureates of the Best Educational Programs of Innovative Russia annual contest. The programs “Industrial and Civil Construction” and “Construction of Engineering, Hydraulic Engineering and Environmental
Protection Structures” have undergone professional-public accreditation carried out by the Rosatom State Corporation. NNSUACE is one of Russia’s leaders in building information modeling (BIM) education.

Teaching staff. The Bachelor’s program is taught by more than 200 highly qualified teachers and the Master’s program - by more than 100. More than 60% hold academic degrees of Candidate or Doctor of Sciences, and around 25% have many years’ practical experience.

Facilities and resources. State-of-the-art laboratory equipment and modern software, cutting-edge educational technologies.

Education. Teachers use innovative educational technologies such as original courses of Russia’s leading architects, partner universities’ electives that are included in the educational program, video lectures, course and graduation projects based on real cases, advanced training and professional retraining programs offered on favorable terms for students, including professional English language courses, and guaranteed employment.

Research. The scientists conduct basic and applied R&D in 39 research areas, take part in all-Russian and international conferences. Students work on real-life practical tasks as part of their R&D.

Strategic partners. The university has strategic partnership and cooperation agreements with universities in Russia, Germany, Italy, France, the Netherlands, China, and other countries as well as major enterprises and organizations in the region.

Competitive advantages. Practice-oriented educational programs at different levels, highly qualified teaching staff, practical training facilities at the top organizations in the industry, popular educational programs, state-of-the-art facilities and resources, the well-developed continuing professional education system as a factor of career advancement, dormitories for Russian and international students, the comfortable campus in the city center with high traffic convenience, the active student community.

Employers and employment. Universal applicability of a degree in Civil Engineering ensures graduates’ professional and career development in any economic conditions.