Nizhegorod State Agricultural Academy

General Information 

Nizhegorod State Agriculture Academy was established in 1961. Today NSAA is the largest agricultural higher education institution in the Volga Federal District. It is one of the best places to get higher education in the Russian Federation and takes one of the leading places in the region in quality of education, availability of technical equipment, and conditions of scientific research and study process

The main aim of studying activity is to resolve tasks in the areas of heat and electric power industry, electrical engineering and electronics, environment conservation, and rational utilization of the resources of the Republic of Tatarstan, Volga Region, and Western Urals. On the amount and the quality, scientific works performed by NSAA are among the best among the educational institutions of higher learning in the Russian Federation.

The university is equipped with a modern corporate information and computing network, uniting all the subdivisions of the University, successfully used in the educational process and scientific research, Internet classes. The University has a publishing-polygraphic complex, equipped with modern equipment for producing books, methodical literature, scientific journals, etc.

Study Programs 

University provides studying processes at the following faculties and departments:

  • Agronomic Faculty
  • Department of Zoo Engineering,
  • Engineering Department
  • Faculty of Economics,
  • Faculty of Soil Science, Agrochemicals and Agro-ecology,
  • Veterinary Department,
  • Faculty of Forestry
  • Department of Processing Technology

Accommodation and Housing 

Students will be offered accommodation in one of the University’s student hostels. Rooms are fully furnished (table, chairs, beds, shelf, wardrobe) and shared between 2-3 persons. Two rooms have a common shower and toilet. Rooms are shared with other students of the same gender, but in the same block, there can be students of the opposite gender as neighbors.

Dormitories have common kitchens and laundries, arranged common rooms, renovated and supplied by modern technology study rooms. Students can visit reading rooms and libraries with a huge amount of information resources useful for studying. The hostel has a convenient location, so everybody can go to the main study building by foot or bus.