Founded in 1976, Chelyabinsk State University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Chelyabinsk (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Chelyabinsk Oblast. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation, Chelyabinsk State University (CSU) is a medium-sized (enrollment range: 8,000-8,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Chelyabinsk State University (CSU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 40 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. CSU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.