Ulyanovsk state university
Ulyanovsk State University is the youngest university in the city. Its history began in February 1988 with the adoption of the USSR Council of Ministers on the opening of Ulyanovsk branch of Moscow State University. Lomonosov. In the same year in the educational building on the street. Tolstoy began their studies 200 students of Mechanics and Mathematics and economic faculties.
An important stage in the development of a new higher education institution was the classical type 1995. December 17, Presidential Decree BN Yeltsin’s branch of Moscow State University. MV University in Ulyanovsk has been transformed into Ulyanovsk State University.
Combining classical university traditions with the latest trends in the development of Russian and world educational systems, educational activities – with the innovative activity in the field of high technologies, UlGU ensures the formation of the moral, scientific and cultural values of the society through high-quality training, determine the prospects for development of the basic sectors of the economy and social infrastructure in the region .
The university enrolls about 16,000 students, among them almost 200 foreign citizens from Europe, Asia, Africa, North America and South America. Currently the university employs 1,254 faculty members, including 138 Doctorate and 623 Candidate of Science degree holders.
Ulyanovsk State University offers a wide range of study options: full and part-time, external, further and distance education programs on undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate levels. A student may choose from 77 majors, 76 post-graduate, 37 medical internship and medical residency programs. In addition, the University provides an opportunity to receive dual degrees in Law and Business. The Ulyanovsk State University Business School also offers MBA degree with focus on international business and finance.
Tradition and quality of the Moscow State University. MV University, USU laid during the years of joint work, largely determined the character of the development of a new classical university in the Volga, its high educational standards and scientific potential, which allowed for a short time to occupy key positions in the educational and scientific space of the region.
With the support of a highly qualified teaching staff, which includes leading scientists from Russia and the CIS universities, which was the key to a high level of training of the graduates of the Moscow colleagues at Ulyanovsk State University was formed. Today the university is proud of its human resources, including teachers USU has many world-renowned scientists.
Responding to the needs of the time, the university opens new specialty, create departments and faculties, introducing new, innovative forms of educational work, using modern educational technology. UlGU leadership attaches great importance to the advancement of learning and working and living conditions and leisure of students, faculty and staff.
At the current stage of development of society is becoming particularly urgent task of forming USU framework within which the integration of education, science and economy. university leadership signed a general agreement with the governor of the Ulyanovsk region Sergey Morozov, the Treaty on Strategic Partnership with the City Council and the regional administrations. UlGU – partner of the largest companies in the region, such as Ulyanovsk Automobile Plant, JSC “Aviastar-SP”, the group of companies “Volga-Dnepr” Research Institute of Atomic Reactors in Dimitrovgrad (RIAR), Scientific and Production Association “Mars” and others. The extensive system of additional education, including for retraining programs, refresher courses, academic program Master of Business Administration (MBA) and other areas of work, create conditions for students to improve their competitiveness in the labor market.