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Ural Federal University

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Established in 1920, the Ural Federal University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the metropolis of Yekaterinburg (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Sverdlovsk Oblast. Officially recognized by the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation, Ural Federal University (UrFU) is a very large-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 40,000-44,999 students) coeducational Russian higher education institution. Ural Federal University (UrFU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor's degrees, master's degrees and doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 104-year-old Russian higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The acceptance rate range is 40-49% making this Russian higher education organization an averagely selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UrFU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Snapshot


Ural Federal University's Control Typepublic


Ural Federal University's Entity Typenon-profit


Ural Federal University' Size by Total Enrollmentvery large-sized


Ural Federal University's Selectivity by Acceptance Rateaveragely selective

University Identity

Name (Non Latin) Уральский федеральный университет
Acronym UrFU
Founded 1920
Motto Think, act, achieve!
Video Presentation

n.a.; please submit an official Ural Federal University general video presentation.

University Location

Address ul. Mira 19
620002 Sverdlovsk Oblast
Ural Federal University's location map and satellite view Location Map and Satellite View
Ural Federal University Phone Number +7 (343) 374 0362
Ural Federal University Fax Number +7 (343) 374 3884

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Fields of Study / Degree Levels


What is the difference between comprehensive/generalist and specialized universities in terms of the range of fields of study they offer, degree levels available and academic and carreer paths pros and cons? Read our guide article about generalist and specialized universities to learn more.

Fields of Study and Degree Levels Matrix

The following Ural Federal University's Fields of Study/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main fields of study and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify Ural Federal University's academic range and degree level offering.

Programs and Courses

Courses and Programs

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Tuition Fees


Yearly tuition fees refers to the amount of money that a student is charged by a University for one academic year of full-time study. Read our guide article about tuition fees and financial aid options to learn more.

Yearly Tuition Fees Range Matrix

This Ural Federal University's Tuition Fees Range Matrix is divided into 2 types of students, local and international students, and 2 degree levels, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and aims to help students to have an approximate idea of the yearly tuition range they might expect to pay at Ural Federal University.

Ural Federal University: Tuition Fees Range Matrix

Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,499 US$
(910-2,280 Euro)
1,000-2,499 US$
(910-2,280 Euro)
1,000-2,499 US$
(910-2,280 Euro)
1,000-2,499 US$
(910-2,280 Euro)

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Admission Information

uniRank publishes below some basic Ural Federal University's admission information.

Ural Federal University's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).

Ural Federal University's Admission Selection Admission Selection

Has Ural Federal University a selective admission policy? Yes, based on entrance examinations.

Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

Ural Federal University's acceptance rate range is 40-49% making this institution an averagely selective higher education institution.

Ural Federal University's International Students Admission International Students Admission

International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.

Ural Federal University's Admission Office Admission Office

Mira 19
Yekaterinburg 620002
(343) 375 4474

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Size and Profile


University size and profile can be important factors to consider when choosing a university. Here are some potential reasons why University size and profile can affect students when choosing a university.

Size and Profile

uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for Ural Federal University.

Ural Federal University's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

Ural Federal University has an enrollment range of 40,000-44,999 students making it a very large-sized institution.

Ural Federal University's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

This institution has a range of 4,000-4,499 academic employees (Faculty).

Ural Federal University's Control Type Control Type

Ural Federal University is a public higher education institution.

Ural Federal University's Entity Type Entity Type

Ural Federal University is a non-profit higher education institution.

Ural Federal University's Campus Setting Campus Setting

This institution's main campus is located in a Urban setting.

Ural Federal University's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.

Religious Affiliation

Ural Federal University does not have any religious affiliation.

Facilities and Services


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University Facilities

uniRank provides below an overview of Ural Federal University's main facilities:

Ural Federal University's Library University Library

This institution has a physical Library. Visit Ural Federal University's Library

Ural Federal University's Housing University Housing

This institution provides housing services such as on-campus residences or dormitories.

Ural Federal University's Sport Facilities/Activities Sport Facilities/Activities

This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.

University Services

uniRank provides below an overview of Ural Federal University's main services:

Ural Federal University's Financial Aid Financial Aid

This institution offers one or more of the following financial aid for eligible students: scholarships, grants, loans, tuition waivers, emergency financial aid etc.

Ural Federal University's Study Abroad Study Abroad

This institution offers study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.

Ural Federal University's Distance Learning Distance Learning

This institution provides a distance learning mode for certain programs or courses.

Ural Federal University's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

Not reported

Ural Federal University's Career Services Career Services

Not reported

Recognition and Accreditation


There are different types of legal recognition and quality assessment of higher education institutions around the world, depending on the country and its legal and higher education system... read our article about university accreditation and recognition to learn more.

Ural Federal University's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Recognition or Accreditation

Ural Federal University is legally recognized and/or institutionally accredited by: Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation

Year of first Recognition or Accreditation


Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Ural Federal University's programmatic accreditations; feel free to submit any relevant missing specialized accreditations.

  • European Accreditation of Engineering Programmes (EUR-ACE)

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Memberships and Affiliations


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Affiliations and Memberships

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Ural Federal University's affiliations and memberships; feel free to submit any relevant missing higher education-related organizations this university is affiliated with.

  • University of the Arctic (UArctic)
  • Association of Sino-Russian Technical Universities (ASRTU)
  • Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC)
  • Eurasian Universities Association (EUA)
  • Association for Engineering Education of Russia (AEER)
  • International Association of Architecture and Construction Higher Educational Institutions (АСВ)
  • Association of Leading Universities (ALU)

Academic Structure


Academic divisions can provide valuable insights into the range of fields of study and disciplines a University focuses on and the institution's level of specialization. Comprehensive or Generalist Universities typically offer a wide range of academic programs and have many academic divisions and subdivisions across different disciplines, while Specialized Universities tend to focus on a narrower range of programs within a specific field or industry and have fewer academic divisions and a simplified organizational structure. Read our guide article "Understanding Academic Divisions in Universities - Colleges, Faculties, Schools" to learn more about academic divisions and typical university organizational structures.

Academic Structure

uniRank shows a structural diagram of the first-level academic divisions of the Ural Federal University 's organizational structure; feel free to submit any relevant missing division.


Social Media


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Social Media

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Facebook Facebook

Ural Federal University's Facebook page Ural Federal University's official Facebook page

Twitter X (Twitter)

Ural Federal University's X (formerly Twitter) page Ural Federal University's official Twitter page

YouTube YouTube

Ural Federal University's YouTube channel Ural Federal University's official YouTube channel

Instagram Instagram

Ural Federal University's Instagram page Ural Federal University's official Instagram channel

LinkedIn LinkedIn

Ural Federal University's main LinkedIn profile

TikTok TikTok


Free Online Courses

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