Amur State University of Humanities and Pedagogy

General Information 

Amur State University of Humanities and Pedagogy is the first institution of higher education in the Komsomolsk-on-Amur City. It was founded in 1954 as a pedagogical institute that was intended to train teachers for the developing system of education in the Russian Far East. In 1998 it became a university, and in 2006 got its present name, which reflects it’s broadening the sphere of educational services as well as entering the world’s educational environment.

University has the right to conduct educational activities according to educational programs of secondary vocational education, higher education, professional training programs as well as programs of additional vocational training and further education of children and adults and the provision of education documents (according to the sample established by the Ministry of Higher Education) to graduates who have confirmed mastering of an appropriate educational program at the State final examination.

Modern lecture rooms and specialized laboratories, computer labs and language labs, and auditoriums, equipped with interactive facilities, incline students to creative work. Library funds for educational, scientific, and fiction literature are constantly updated and replenished. Winter Garden, dormitory, canteen, sports complex, a youth cultural center constantly works for students, graduate students, and teachers.

The strategic aim of ASUHP is the fullest possible usage of research potential in the educational process, the development of research in the priority fields, and the strengthening of its position in the international intellectual environment. 

Study Programs 

University provides studying processes in the following departments:

  • Faculty of Education and Pedagogy
  • Faculty of Life Safety
  • Faculty of Management
  • Faculty of Economics
  • Faculty of Applied Mathematics
  • Faculty of Entomology
  • Faculty of Geography
  • Faculty of Biological Sciences
  • Faculty of History of Russia
  • Faculty of Russian Literature
  • Faculty of Language Theory
  • Faculty of Social Psychology
  • Faculty of Pedagogical Psychology

Accommodation and Housing 

Students’ hostels have single rooms and double rooms which are fully equipped for life and the study process. Canteens offer a variety of dishes at reasonable prices. There are a food market and grocery stores nearby for those who prefer to cook themselves. Students’ cafes, bars, and city parks are popular places for entertainment and outdoor recreation.

Every hostel resident can use every common room in the building, including the library, gym, canteen, and resting rooms. All rooms are well-furnished and ready to use at every time and day. Accommodations are supplied with refrigerators, shared kitchens, reading rooms, studying rooms, a hostel library, and separate bathrooms and toilets. Hostels are under 24/7 CCTV surveillance, so every student can feel safe and comfortable.