Irkutsk State Agricultural Academy

General Information  

Irkutsk State Agrarian University was established in 1934 as Irkutsk Agricultural Institute. It consisted of four study faculties: agronomy, zoo technology, veterinary and agricultural mechanization. At that time Irkutsk State Agrarian University was the only agrarian university on the territory of Eastern Siberia.

University accepts local and international students. The medium of instruction of Russian and English. Students can apply for Bachelor’s courses, Master’s courses, and Ph.D. degree programs. The university is an officially registered university with the Ministry of Higher Education in Russia. Due to numerous cooperation agreements with foreign universities and international organizations, students and members of academic staff can take part in exchange programs and internships abroad to get new theoretical knowledge and practical experience.

Educational programs that Irkutsk State Agrarian University held courses in different forms of their coverage such as full-time courses, part-time courses, or distance learning, different types of their coverage (main studies or parallel studies), and delivery methods (stationary study programs and distance study programs). Computer classrooms and laboratories of the University are equipped with modern hardware and licensed software.

Study Programs 

Faculties of Irkutsk State Agrarian University:

  • Institute of Economy and Management and Applied Information Science
  • Institute of Natural Resources Management
  • Institute of Physical Culture and Sports
  • Agronomy Faculty
  • Engineering Faculty
  • Energy Faculty
  • Faculty of Biotechnology and Veterinary Medicine

Accommodation and Housing 

Student accommodations are located just a short walk from the University campus. You can choose from new modern studios with a bathroom and kitchen, and bright and airy bedrooms, all finished to the highest standards

The accommodation is situated at the heart of Irkutsk, where students can come together to socialize, relax and make those priceless university memories. It includes a lounge with comfortable chill-out areas, large TV, vending machine, and ping-pong tables. All rooms are well-furnished and ready to use at every time and day. Every room is supplied with modern technologies such as computers, cable TV, free Wi-Fi, central heating systems, air condition systems, and audiovisual equipment.