Moscow State University
Lomonosov Moscow State University (MSU) is a public research university in Moscow, Russia. It is one of the oldest and most prestigious universities in the country, and is consistently ranked among the top universities in the world.
Moscow State University (MSU) is the oldest and most prestigious university in Russia, founded in 1755 by Mikhail Lomonosov, a scientist and polymath considered the father of modern Russian science.
MSU was initially modeled after German universities, and its original faculty was predominantly German. In the second half of the 19th century, MSU became the most important center of scientific research and scholarship in Russia.
After the Russian Revolution, MSU underwent a notable expansion and maintained its preeminent role in mathematics, physics, chemistry, mechanics, astronomy, and other disciplines during the Soviet period.
Today, MSU is a comprehensive university with over 40,000 students and 10,000 faculty members. It offers a wide range of undergraduate and graduate programs in the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, and engineering.
MSU is also a major center for research and innovation, with its researchers making significant contributions to a wide range of fields. The university is home to several leading research institutes, such as the Lebedev Physics Institute and the Nesmeyanov Institute of Organic Chemistry.
MSU is a highly selective university, with an acceptance rate of around 10%. Admission is based on a combination of factors, including academic performance, entrance exam scores, and extracurricular activities.
Based on the QS World University Rankings of 2023, Moscow State University is positioned as the #75 top university in the world, which makes it the #1 top university in Russia. The university's global rank is improved by 3 points from last year.
|University Name||Moscow State University|
|Name in Local Language||Московский государственный университет|
|Address||Leninskie Gory, Moscow, Moscow, Russia|
|Phone||+7 (495) 939 1000|
|Fax||+7 (495) 939 0126|
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