Nizhny Novgorod State Technical University n.a. R.E. Alekseev (NNSTU) is one of the oldest and biggest universities of the Russian Federation.
Nowadays students from different parts of Russia and from all over the world choose NNSTU because they are sure in the quality, relevance and solemnity of the knowledge they are given here.
NNSTU strategy is to create new educational formats in a range from a distant training system to higher electronic (virtual) systems; coupling of NNSTU’s education quality criteria with employer quality requirements. The main activity of NNSTU is preparation of well qualified specialists for science and industry.
The university includes 7 institutes. There are 1100 lecturers, 68 % have academic degree. Over its history NNSTU produced over 190000 specialists
NNSTU can boast academic achievements having national and international recognition, a wide range of academic and professional programming at the baccalaureate, master and doctoral levels.
The university cooperates with the leading international institutes and enterprises, among which are: Nuclear Power Institute of China, Knorr-Bremse (Hungary), MSC Software GmbH (Germany), LIMO GmbH (Germany), RDW (The Netherlands), etc.
NNSTU new hostel, designed for 535 living places (total area of which is 7200 square meters), is provided with its own library, rooms for independent training, and a gym. At NNSTU well-equipped sport complex various regional and international competitions and festivals are often carried out.
Owing to its favorable location, Nizhny Novgorod has been a great trading and cultural centre for many centuries. This fact caused the variety of cultures and religious trends, which can be observed at contemporary Nizhny Novgorod. Here Christianity, Islam, Judaism, Buddhism and many other creeds co-exist in harmony.
Cultural life of Nizhny Novgorod is varied and rich. Being one of the biggest cities of the Russian Federation, Nizhny Novgorod is frequently chosen for carrying out all sorts of exhibitions, presentations, concerts and other cultural and entertaining activities.
Nizhny Novgorod is not only an important industrial, economical and cultural centre of our country, but also a very beautiful city, where hospitality is a good tradition and guests from all over the world are welcome.
NNSTU is a place of great tradition and great innovation. Being open to cooperation it is always glad to share its scientific experience and achievements with the world community.