Construction of Unique Buildings and Structures in Nizhny Novgorod State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering

Specialist's program (specializations: Construction of High-Rise and Large-Span Buildings and Structures; Construction of Hydraulic Engineering Structures of Increased Responsibility)


Faculty of Civil Engineering





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



Awards and achievements. Over 10 educational programs are annual laureates of the Best Educational Programs of Innovative Russia contest. The programs "Construction of High-Rise and Large-Span Buildings and Structures" and "Construction of Hydraulic Engineering Structures of Increased Responsibility" have received professional public accreditation by State Corporation "Rosatom". NNSUACE is one of Russia's leaders in the sphere of building information modeling education.

Teaching staff. The educational process is carried out by over 100 highly qualified teachers. Over 60% are scientific degree holders, about 25% 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 and applied research works in 22 scientific fields, take part in all-Russian and international conferences and contests. The students work on real practical tasks as part of their research and experimental works.

Education. Studying Construction of Unique Buildings and Structures implies unique educational program content, internship at international universities and the city's major companies, video lectures, course and final papers based on real cases, professional development and retraining programs offered on favorable conditions for students, including professional English courses, guaranteed employment at Russia's major companies.

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 programs) at the universities of Italy, China, France.

Competitive advantages. Highly qualified, skilled teaching staff, practice-oriented educational programs, practice at the major companies of the field, 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: