Why MISIS University

University of Science and Technology MISIS is the leading research and educational center in Russia in the field of creating and implementing new technologies and materials. At MISIS University, we learn from our past but focus on the future to prepare researchers and specialists capable of solving the most important scientific and technological problems for the benefit of all humanity.

Our mission is the success of our graduates. NUST MISIS follows the principle “Student First” and here we form a creative ecosystem to develop personal potential and talents of each student.

NUST MISIS in figures

27 000+

international students from 86 countries*

R&D labs and world-class engineering centers
PhD and doctors of science
Round University Ranking among Russian universities
№ 1
RUR: Energy, Engineering, Materials Science among Russian universities
№ 1
Metallurgical Engineering in Russia
№ 1
Materials technology in Russia
agreements with global universities
graduate employment rate

* among all degree students studying at the Moscow campus

High-quality education at NUST MISIS

NUST MISIS is the Russian top technological university in such field as Mining, Metallurgy, Material Science, Green Energy, Quantum Physics, Nanotechnologies, Biomedicine, and IT. It offers Undergraduate programs in 19 majors in Russian, 80 Master’s programs in Russian and 11 Master’s programs in English. For those seeking a science track we offer a variety of research areas for PhD candidates.

Don’t worry if you aren’t fluent in Russian. To all our international applicants we offer one-year advanced preparatory programs, all of them including Russian language learning. You can also just choose Russian language as a supplementary educational program.

World-class research and innovation infrastructure

Research and development laboratories
Engineering centers
Research center for collective use

MISIS University plays a leading role in the largest Russian higher education modernization projects

Internships in Russia’s leading companies

NUST MISIS provides unique internships in leading mining, metallurgical, energy, construction, banking, high-tech and digital companies with a chance for further employment.

1 649
business partners
8 600+
students and postgraduates undertake internships annually
top companies provide internships considering future employment of international students

Our partners

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Gazprombank - Globuc

Career center

Affordable education and academic scholarships

$3 350 — $4 900

The world-top education in the heart of Moscow at a reasonable price

Study for free

The possibility of free education at the state’s expense within the quota for international students established by the Russian Government. Monthly stipends included (RUB 2 110 — 14 770)

Up to RUB 40,000 monthly

The variety of scholarships awarded to students demonstrating academic excellence

Unique campus in the heart of Moscow

NUST MISIS academic buildings are located in the very center of Moscow, one of the world’s largest megalopolises. Moscow is a safe, clean and smart city. Start your discovery of a unique and famous Russian culture and science from here.

Gorky Central Park5 minutes’ walk
Muzeon Park of Arts8 minutes’ walk
New Tretyakov Gallery10 minutes’ walk
Red Square and Kremlin30 minutes’ walk

The campus has been recently renovated to comply with the principle “Student First”. Efficiently planned spaces for study and research come together with recreation areas.

Best dorms in Russia

MISIS University is proud of its dormitories which are the winners of various competitions among student accommodations in Moscow and Russia. Dorms offer high-speed internet, computer and reading classes, laundries, even a sport complex with a swimming pool. All dorms are located within a 20-minute subway ridefrom academic buildings.

Master’s degree and postgraduate students are accommodated at NUST MISIS Commune House — the renovated monument of constructivism.

№ 1
NUST MISIS Commune House is the winner of the Moscow Dormitory Competition
student dormitory “Metallurgist” is in the TOP-10 best dormitories in Russia
dorms locations
20 minutes
to the campus by subway
to all enrolled
RUB per month

Vibrant student life

At MISIS University, we believe that for a competitive specialist, the integration of educational, scientific, innovative, and extracurricular activities is a must. NUST MISIS is a home to a community of creative and talented people from around the world enjoying exciting student life.

Students can choose among more than 40 student organizations to become involved in, participate in science, pop-science, cultural, sport and recreational activities and get support from our flagship International Friendship Club.

International Friendship Club

  • Science Days at MISIS University
  • Science Slam MISIS
  • Christmas lectures
  • MISIS Day of Nationalities
  • “Immersion” project
  • Spring MISIS Festival
  • Freshmen Cup

Contact us

After submitting the form below you will be added to our base of prospective international students and mailing list so that you can receive emails with admission-related information.

International Student Services

+7 495 230-24-09

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