Russian State University of Tourism and Service

General Information 

​​Russian State University of Tourism and Service is an ideal place to study tourism and study service for prominent local and international students. It’s an opportunity to find a united team of students and teachers who interact on equal terms throughout the educational process. RGUTIS has a diversity of nationalities and cultures, an international approach, humanistic principles, and the spirit of entrepreneurship. 

University is a worldwide recognizable center of higher education where fundamental training is integrated into practice. The institute`s mission is to train highly-skilled professionals who would possess up-to-date systematic knowledge, demanded skills, and abilities in order to efficiently meet manufacturing, scientific and socioeconomic challenges that both Russia and the whole world community face nowadays. 

Study programs are based on ratified educational standards and harmonically group the latest scientific and technical progress. Most departments are provided with scientific research laboratories and divisions, which perform research activities and development on major directions of engineering science. It provides studying of Bachelor’s programs, Master’s programs, and Postgraduate programs for Russian students and develops advanced Master’s programs with English medium of instruction. Students and teaching staff at University are involved in a variety of research activities and grant programs in Russian universities and universities abroad.

Study Programs

University provides studying processes at the following schools and departments:

  • Higher School of Business, Management, and Law 
  • Higher School of Service 
  • Higher School of Tourism and Hospitality 
  • Higher School of Design 
  • Institute of Service Technologies 
  • Department of Additional Education 
  • Higher School of International Cooperation 
  • Department of Sport 
  • All-Russian Center for Tourism Education 

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.