Orenburg State University
Orenburg State University is the largest institute of higher education in the Orenburg region. It is a leading training, research and cultural center carrying out advanced educational services at all levels.
To provide the best education, Orenburg State University (OSU) recruits highly skilled professionals. 132 staff members hold Doctor of Science degrees and 658 Candidate of Science degrees.
The OSU student body on main campus is composed of more than 14,000 students! Thus, the university provides professional training with a strong focus on scientific research and up-to-date technology usage information. Students have at their disposal an Internet Center equipped with high speed transmission links, modern laboratories, and a scientific library that serves more than 27,000 visitors.
Furthermore, the university’s structure includes: 6 scientific and development institutes and various scientific laboratories, and centers that conduct research in over 33 disciplines relevant to science and engineering development. OSU, for the convenience and advancement of its students, maintains a botanical garden, a vivarium, and meteorological station. Lastly, there are five successfully operating Doctoral Dissertation Councils at OSU.
One of the university’s main priorities is to always offer intensive and prolific opportunities for OSU students. For example, OSU students can learn to create innovative work in the classroom and then take their learning into practice at local enterprises. Orenburg’s leading companies and organizations then provide work placements for OSU students, thus, leading to the successful careers of many of our students.
Friendships between OSU and international partners in Finland, France, Germany, Japan, USA, Kazakhstan and other CIS members allow our graduates to adapt to the changes of a globalizing world.
Orenburg State University creates a special educational environment for students because of the sustainability of our strong traditions, our continually striving academic potential, and the development and modernization of facilities for social, cultural and sport activities.
Lastly, OSU’s social infrastructure combined with the Students Center Palace of Culture "Russia", Sports Center "Penguin" (swimming pool included), Sports and Health-Improving Gym, Students’ Polyclinic, and the Accommodation and Food Services facilities all aim to ensure that both students and staff have a comfortable living and working environment on campus.
Welcome to Orenburg State University!
Two students from Osh State University have recently finished their study in OSU. ›››
Yekaterina Royba, an OSU graduate, is currently designing the new methods of rapid biodosimentry in New York. This technology serves for determining the radiation dose received by a person in cases of an atomic explosion or a terrorist attack. ›››
PhD candidates from Kazakhstan has finished their study tour to Orenburg State University. ›››
Georgy Nigmatulin, OSU student, took part in Japan-Russia Youth Forum hold through November 26 — December 4 in the city of Matsumoto, Japan. ›››
Maria Kameneva, OSU student, has demonstrated hich scores at the 2019 European Swimming Championship that took place at Glasgow, Scotland on December 4–8. ›››
Richard Andrew Dewell, Consul General of the UK in Ekaterinburg, accompanied by Yelena Chesnokova, Senior Public Relations Adviser, have payed a visit to Orenburg State Uiversity. ›››
On the opening day of the 9th International forum “Orenburg region — the Heart of Eurasia” at Orenburg State University the Engineering center started its functioning after the installation of the last equipment. ›››
Three OSU students are back from the study trip to Japan. ›››
OSU post-graduate Gabil Mamedov became a winner of 63 kg Boxing Championship of Russia in Samara and got the title of the best boxer of the competition. ›››
OSU Student Maria Kameneva has won seven medals in the Swimming Championship of Russia, which took place on November 5–10 in Aquatics Center of Kazan. ›››