Lomonosov Moscow State University Russia

Lomonosov Moscow State University, located in Russia, has been a pioneer into the educational sector of Russia. It is standing as one of the oldest educational institutes in the country as it was established in the year 1755. Students not just from Russia but also from different parts of the world come here to pursue graduate and postgraduate courses. It is its dedication and commitment that Lomonosov Moscow State University has enrolled more than 40,000 students comprising both national and international with the presence of more than 6000 professors and lectures besides 5000 researchers within its sprawling campus. Therefore, studying at such inspirational educational place is always a learning experience for any young aspirant.

Educational Programmes 

Lomonosov Moscow State University offers courses at the both graduate and postgraduate level of study. However, majority of its educational programmes are imparted at this University in Russian language. The international students, who want their admission to these Russian language courses, can apply for a preparatory course of Russian Language at the Institute of Russian Language and Culture of Lomonosov Moscow State University. There are some programmes also provided in English language under Master of Science (M. Sc) Degree contains subjects of Ecology, Geology Nano-biotechnology and Geological-Geophysical exploration and modelling of hydrocarbons fields.


Lomonosov Moscow State University is comprised of several faculties based on different subjects. It has faculties of Business Administration, Political Science, Educational Studies, fine and performing arts, world politics, Global Processes, Public Administration, Foreign Languages and Area Studies, Sociology, Asian and African Studies, Psychology, Journalism, Law, Economics, Philosophy, Philology, History, Fundamental Physical and Chemical Engineering, Fundamental Medicine, Geography, Geology, Soil Science, Bio-engineering and Bio-informatics, Biology, Materials Science, Chemistry, Physics, Computational Mathematics and Cybernetics and Mechanics and Mathematics.


Lomonosov Moscow State University teaches all its courses at various institutes and centres. The institutes that run under the University are: 

Institute of Russian Language and Culture
24/35, building 1, 
Krzhizhanovskogo Street, 
Moscow, 117259

Bogolubov Institute of Microworld
MSU, Leninskiye Gory, 
Moscow, 119899

Belozersky Research Institute of Physico-Chemical Biology
MSU, Leninskiye Gory, 
Moscow, 119899

Shternberg State Institute of Astronomy
13, Universitetsky Pr.
Moscow, 119899

Scobeltsyn Nuclear Physics Research Institute
MSU, Leninskiye Gory, 
Moscow, 119899

Research Institute of Mechanics
1, Michurinsky Pr.
Moscow, 119192


Lomonosov Moscow State University has also several research centres in which research is carrying on various subjects by the students. These centres are: 

International Biotechnological Centre
MSU, Leninskiye Gory, 
Moscow, 119991

Centre for In-service Training for Specialists in Environmental Studies
MSU, Leninskiye Gory, 
Moscow, 119899

International Laser Centre
MSU, Leninskiye Gory, 
Moscow, 119991

Computational Research Centre
MSU, Leninskiye Gory, 
Moscow, 119899


Lomonosov Moscow State University is one of the biggest universities in Russia when it comes to area of premises. In fact, the library system of the University is among the largest in the country where 9,000,000 books are available for the students. Out of these books, 2,000,000 books belong to different foreign languages. Besides this huge library system, the University also boasts of well-modernized class rooms, eight dormitories and 300 km of utility lines. 

Contact Address

Lomonosov Moscow State University,
GSP-1, Leninskie Gory, Moscow - 119991, 
Russian Federation
Rector: Viktor Antonovich Sadovnichy
Telephone: (495) 939-10-00     
Fax: (495) 939-01-26 
Website: www.msu.ru     
E-mail: info@rector.msu.ru