Ugra's Largest University

Surgut State University ranked 37th in 2023 Top 100 Russia's Best Universities, as stated by, the leading job search and recruitment online platfrom in Russia. According to the studies, in 2021 and 2022 every SurGU graduate received six job offers via HH.RU

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Bachelor's degree

A bachelor's degree is a complete higher education. You will receive general fundamental preparation, that allows you to start working by profession or to continue education for Master's Degree.

Requirements for applicants: general middle education

Academic terms (full-time tuition): 4 years

Graduate qualification: Bachelor's degree

Graduation document: Diploma of Bachelor's degree

Further education: Master's degree

Master's Degree

Education for master's degree deepens specialization in the chosen direction. After finishing the education, one may practise in the professional sphere or be involved in scientific activity in a postgraduate study.

Requirements for candidates: Bachelor's degree or specialist degree

Academic terms (full-time tuition): 2 years

Graduate qualification: Master's degree

Graduation document: Diploma of Master's degree

Further education: Postgraduate study

Specialist degree

The specialist degree gives you both foundamental and practical preparation. You will be able to engage in professional sphere right after the end of education, to continue studies for master’s degree or to be involved in scientific activity in a postgraduate study. Specialist programs are generally available for all medical, military and and some technical profiles.

Requirements for candidates general middle education

Academic terms (full-time tuition): Not less than 5 years

Graduate qualification: Specialists degree

Graduation document: The Diploma of specialist’s degree

Further education: Master's degree or postgraduate study

Postgraduate study

The main form of scientific personnel preparation in Russia is a postgraduate study. Education on the postgraduate stage consists of several blocks:

  • Educational part
  • Pedagogical activities
  • Practice
  • Research work

Upon finishing postgraduate studies you will defend the thesis. Following this, you will obtain the first degree confirming the status of the scientist – Candidate of Science degree. This is partially equivalent to the PhD degree used in Europe and the United States

Institutes of surgut state university


  1. Currently, only one educational program of SurGU is available in English language, that being General Medicine (see Pricing section of Medical Institute below). All other programs are only available in Russian.
  2. Prices are valid for 2023/24 academic year, and are updated yearly

WHY choose


We ensure the high quality of specialists' training through educational, scientific and clinical activities, reaching the level of the best medical schools both in Russia and abroad, using innovative technologies.

We provide a significant contribution to improving the health of the population and increasing its longevity by raising the effectiveness of fundamental and applied scientific research.

We implement an effective model of social relationship of the Medical Institute and the healthcare system with society.

Medical Institute


General Medicine (EN)

235,700 RUB

  • Full price: 1,414,200 RUB
  • Education period: 6 years
  • Degree: General Medicine Specialist
  • Language of instruction: English
Why choose

Institute of secondary Medical Education (formerly Medical College)

We provide basic medical training for assistive medical staff and junior medical specialists, who assist with conducting various medical procedures in hospitals and clinics all around the city and beyond. We ensure that nurses, lab diagnostic specialists and midwives receive the appropriate level of training and education before they are employed.

WHY choose

Institute of Nature and Technical Sciences

We provide education in nature sciences in Ugra. We train highly qualified specialists which solve the strategic tasks of the region and aspire to be a leading institute, the best in innovations and cooperation with corporate entities. Our graduates find themselves in the biochemical, agricultural, petrochemical and pharmaceutical industries both in Russia and around the globe.

WHY choose

Polytechnical INSTITUTE

We develop and create new directions for training the highly qualified personnel to ensure the growth of scientific and technical potential in Yugra, based on the priority tasks of the advanced development of our region.

WHY choose

Institute of Humanities and Sport

We ensure a high quality education, enabling the graduates to be competitive on the contemporary labor market in accordance with the socioeconomic needs of Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Okrug - Yugra.. Our graduates qualify in various fields from teaching and psychology to history and foreign languages

WHY choose

Institute of Economy and management

We provide efficient and competitive economic and management staff in the region being the leading developer of research in the field of regional economy. Our managers get employed by largest corporate entities in Surgut and far beyond.

WHY choose

Institute of State and Law

We provide a high quality education for scholars by means of academic, scientific and innovative activities, providing a significant contribution to the protection of social rights and interests.