Moscow State University of Civil Engineering

General Information 

Moscow State University of Civil Engineering or MGSU is a higher education institution in Moscow, Russia. It is located on Yaroslavsy Highway in Yaroslavsky district. The university holds the status of a National Research University. The National Research Moscow State University of Civil Engineering (NRU MGSU) is the leading university of the Russian Federation in the field of construction. University is the best place to study civil engineering and study architecture in Russia.

MGSU trains engineers, specialists, and managers of all levels in the field of industrial, civil, energy, construction management, special and unique construction, information systems and technologies, and designing and automation of buildings, constructions, and complexes. MGSU has modern research laboratory complexes, providing studies in science and technology. The university has experience in international cooperation with scientific and educational centers from 30 countries

University provides studying processes for local and international students from other countries. Due to numerous cooperation agreements with foreign universities and organizations, members of academic staff and students have the opportunity to take part in exchange programs and internships abroad to get new theoretical knowledge and practical skills.

Study Programs

University provides studying processes in the following faculties:

  • Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
  • Faculty of Geosciences
  • Faculty of Computer Science and Engineering
  • Faculty of Architecture
  • Faculty of Urban Planning
  • Faculty of Construction 
  • Faculty of Informatics and Computer Science
  • Faculty of Information Systems and Technologies
  • Faculty of Automation of Technological Processes and Production
  • Faculty of Standardization and Metrology
  • Faculty of Management in Technical Systems
  • Faculty of Economics
  • Faculty of Management
  • Faculty of Applied Mathematics

Accommodation and Housing 

International students are provided with an option of student accommodation The foreign students’ hostel is located in the city center, close to the main building of the university. Gender-specific residences and hostels are available on the university campus. The university’s hostels are well-equipped with everything a student would want while residing there. The hostel’s rooms are clean, airy, and big, and the students have access to a bathroom. 

Students have the option of dining at the hostel’s canteen or cooking for themselves in shared kitchens. The University’s hostels are properly equipped and have central heating, which is a welcome addition during the winter months. Separate toilets and kitchens are also accessible for students in the hostels. Other amenities include a Wi-Fi campus, sports complex, playground, transit, cafeterias, ATMs, and banks, as well as the central library and theater.