Belgorod State National Research University
NRU "BelSU" today - is:
- more than 28,000 students;
- 673 graduate students and 19 doctoral students;
- 861 international students from 74 countries;
- 1931 teachers;
- 228 Drs. Sc.;
- 22 faculties and institutes;
- Medical College;
- 2 branches;
- 96 departments;
- 193 licensed specialities, including Bachelor and Master degree training;
- 78 fields of postgraduate study and 7 fields of doctorate study;
- 41 fields of basic and applied research;
- 60 research centers and laboratories;
- 20 study buildings;
- 5 dormitories;
- 18 buffets, 5 refectories, 2 student cafés;
- Corporate Library System with 11 reading halls;
- 8 museums;
- Clinic of medical-preventive medicine;
- Svetlana Khorkina's Sport Complex;
- Youth Cultural Centre;
- Equestrian school;
- Natural park "Nezhegol" with recreation complex;
- Botanic garden.
In 2010 Belgorod State University was among small number of academic institutions of the Central Federal District to be granted "National Research University" status.
In 2012 it was included in the number of 30 top-rated universities of Russian Federation after a wide-scale national academic survey. Overall ranking of National research universities has placed NRU "BelSU" number 16 out of 29.
Youth Cultural Centre
Currently Youth Cultural Centre provides all necessary facilities for 13 artistic groups of students involved in creative activity of different arts and styles. The high level of academic excellence and talent is indicated by love of the public, as well as numerous awards at national and international competitions. Every year on the stage of the Youth Cultural Center take place more than 400 hundred activities that can visit more than 150 thousands people.
The campus includes 5 dormitories, designed to host 3061 students. Students live in cozy two- or three-student sections. GYM and table-tennis rooms provide great opportunity to always stay fit, while studying. Recreation areas are available for those who wish to socialize, meet new people after classes. Dance floor with its studio is place of mass dancing events, students parties and discos.
The University includes two canteens each designed to serve 680 clients, two buffets, 18 coffee shops designed to serve 443 clients, two banquet halls for up to 172 guests, and a student cafe "Nadezhda" with 100 seats.
Svetlana Khorkina's Sport Complex
The building complex with total area of 36,700 m2 of has all facilities for training and physical development of students, faculty and staff of NRU "BelSU". Competitions of the highest level, including the all-Russian and international contests are held in the Sport Complex. All types of functional diagnostics are available.
Sport Complex includes universal game room with spectator area of 700 seats, allowing to hold competitions in volleyball, basketball and mini football.
The complex has athletics arena with a circular 200-meter running track and a short-run track, the warm-up section, sectors for high-jump, long-jump, pole vault, triple jump and shot put. Center for gymnastics consists of a GYM, choreography room, aerobics hall and table tennis rooms. Olympic-size swimming pool is also available for all students and staff of the University.
Clinic of medical-preventive medicine
The clinic was established in 2004 to provide high-quality preventive medical services to all students, university staff and members of their families. You can always turn to the medical specialists of the clinic to get an answer to your questions on diagnosis, effective treatment and rehabilitation.
At the time, clinic has the following structure:
- General practice;
- Social and psychological care;
- Physiotherapy department;
- Clinical laboratory;
- Cabinet of functional diagnostics;
- Dental room;
- Therapeutic facility;
- Gynecological room.
Equestrian school is involved in two types of work: providing cultural leisure activities and organizing therapeutic horse riding. During the visit to the equestrian school, you can experience horseback riding and treat the animals.
Natural Park "Nezhegol"
Natural Park "Nezhegol", situated to the south from Belgorod, is a recreational area of the University. Here you can find wide variety of recreation and facilities, including new resort of preventive treatment.
The Botanic garden is a structural research unit of the University. All kinds of research are carried out by students of Botany department, Environmental Geoscience and Environmental Management department, Pharmacy department. Access to the Botanic garden is available for everyone.
Source: NRU "BelSU"