Ural University is the oldest university of the Urals region founded in Ekaterinburg in 1920. Later, at the site of the University there were two: Ural State University, associated with the preparation in basic natural sciences, mathematics, humanities and social sciences; and Ural Polytechnic Institute, focused on metallurgy, engineering, construction, radio, power.
In 2011, both of the University united in Ural Federal University – the largest university of the Urals, the leading scientific and educational center of the region and one of the largest universities in Russia. UrFU is a public, Government-owned university, part of its budget is paid by the Government, and part is made through providing education and research services. The University carries the name of Boris Yeltsin, the first President of Russia, elected by popular vote in 1991. He graduated from Ural Technical University in 1955.
For over 60 years, students from around the world have been coming to study Russian at Ural Federal University with us and at the moment there are more than 250 international students from different corners of the planet participating in UrFU’s educational programs!
Created / Updated: 6 August 2015 / 29 June 2017
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