Polotsk State University

country rank  12
world rank  4814

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University Overview

Established in 1968, Polotsk State University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Novopolotsk (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Vitebsk Region. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Polotsk. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Belarus, Polotsk State University (PSU) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 9,000-9,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Polotsk State University (PSU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 52 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Полацкі дзяржаўны ўніверсітэт
Acronym PSU
Founded 1968 Origins date back to 1581
Motto By teaching we learn

University Location

Address 29 Blokhin Street
Novopolotsk (population range: 50,000-249,999)
211440 Vitebsk Region
T +375 (214) 532 383
F +375 (214) 534 263
Other locations Polotsk

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office 30 Blokhin Street
Novopolotsk 211440
+375 (214) 530 535

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 9,000-9,999
Academic Staff 400-499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Polotsk State University's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Ministry of Education of the Republic of Belarus

Year of first Accreditation


Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Thursday, 30 July 2020