Tomsk State University (TSU) is one of the largest and oldest university situated in Siberia, Russia established in 1878. It is highly ranked among the renowned institutes of Education, Science, and Innovation across the globe. Tomsk State University has 42 leading scientific schools and 24 dissertation councils which comprises of over 15,000 students out of which 2,000 are international students from 39 different countries.
Tomsk State University offers various programs in 21 different faculties which include Engineering & Technology, Business & Economics, Psychology, Arts & Humanities, Physical Science, Law, Computer Science, etc. Since 2006, Tomsk State University has also been a productive unit of the European University Association (EUA). Different domains of research include medical technology, fundamental physics and biota, semiconductor materials, climate and landscapes. Students get individual attention as the class size is small with 12: 1 student-staff ratio.
Around 29 per cent of the total student population consists of international students. The International Student Centre of university assists students to maximize their educational and social objectives and experience better educational and social life. It provides extensive support to international students in distinct areas including accommodation, visa and registration, orientation, exploring Russian language and culture, health insurance, amongst others.
Tomsk State University provides accommodation facilities on campus. Tomsk State University has established the biggest hostel in the city for native and foreign students. It includes a dining room, kitchen, laundry rooms, amongst others. Tomsk State University maintains 10 museums, along with a research library, Siberian botanical garden, herbarium, swimming pool and other recreational facilities for students. The university’s research library is considered as one of the best in the country with nearly 4 million books and manuscripts. It also houses around sixty world-class laboratories.
Tomsk State University offers superior sports activities for bodybuilding, aerobics, volleyball, swimming, martial arts, football, basketball, chess, skiing etc. The university is also a part of Rotary Club International and other local student volunteers' clubs. Seminars and orientation programs are also organized to welcome foreign students and assisting them to adapt to a new culture.Read More