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The Southwest State University is located in Kursk, Central Russia

General Information about SWSU

Welcome to Southwest State University! Since 1964 we have provided professional and friendly training to thousands of students who enjoyed our courses.

Why to Choose SWSU:

  • 8 Faculties: 57 of Bachelor’s and 49 Master’s programs
  • Excellent teachers
  • Good university facilities: sport center, swimming pool, dormitory for all international students
  • Sport activities and social life
  • High-Tech laboratories, scientific library

SWSU is a rapidly developing university which holds the leading position among Russia’s universities. There are 12,000 people who study in the university, more than 550 of them are international students from 87 countries. Students from all over the world come to SWSU for a 3-month or a 6-month courses to learn Russian language and its culture. Those who would like to get their degree in SWSU take a 1-year Preparatory Russian Language Program. The Program allows international students to adapt to a foreign culture, another educational environment and to find new friends.