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Dagestan State University, DSU

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Description of Dagestan State University, DSU

  • Location: Makhachkala, Russia;
  • Age of students: from 17 years;
  • Type: mixed;
  • Language of instruction: Russian.

The university was founded in 1931 in the city of Makhachkala, at the moment it is one of the largest universities in Dagestan, a major scientific and cultural center.

Educational process

The educational process of the university includes the passage of lecture and seminar courses by the student, the implementation of practical and laboratory work, the successful completion of educational and industrial and pre-diploma practice.

Faculties and colleges

The educational process of the university is based on the activities of the following faculties:

  • biological;
  • historic;
  • social;
  • Oriental studies;
  • foreign languages;
  • informatics and information technology;
  • Culture;
  • physical;
  • international education;
  • physical education and sports;
  • Management;
  • mathematics and computer science;
  • advanced education.

Scientific achievements

On the basis of DSU, scientific journals are printed and issued, which reflect the results of the activities of students, graduate students and employees:

  • "Vestnik DSU";
  • "Islamic Studies";
  • "Legal Bulletin";
  • "Problems of Economics";
  • "Regional aspects of social policy".

Things to know about

Among the graduates of DSU there are such famous people as:

  • Mukhu Aliyev - the first president of Dagestan;
  • Samson Broitman - scientist, philologist;
  • Shamil Zainalov, former Prime Minister of Dagestan
  • Haji Nazhmudinov is a culturologist and philosopher;
  • Mavlet Batyrov is a two-time Olympic champion in freestyle wrestling;
  • Magomedsalam Magomedov is the second president of Dagestan.

Programs and prices, tuition fees in Dagestan State University, DSU

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All year round
from 93060.00 ₽ / year
from 93060.00 ₽ / year
There are either 2 semesters or 3 trimesters (terms) in one academic year
All year round
from 78596.00 ₽ / year
from 78596.00 ₽ / year
There are either 2 semesters or 3 trimesters (terms) in one academic year
All year round
from 98509.00 ₽ / year
from 98509.00 ₽ / year
There are either 2 semesters or 3 trimesters (terms) in one academic year
All year round
from 113386.00 ₽ / year
from 113386.00 ₽ / year
There are either 2 semesters or 3 trimesters (terms) in one academic year

Accommodation, meals, prices

For nonresident full-time students, the university provides 4 dormitories with a capacity of 900 people. Every year, the cost of living in a dormitory is 4920 rubles per year for students studying on a budget.

For catering, the university has 10 canteens, the total number of seats is 996.

Activities Dagestan State University, DSU

To involve students in social and scientific life, the university organizes and participates in the following events:

  • Educational Forum "Scientist Route. Soft Skills" of the Russian Society "Znanie";
  • Conference "The Problem of Genre in Philology";
  • Interuniversity Olympiad of students "I am a Manager";
  • All-Russian Science Festival NAUKA 0+ "Creating the Future";
  • All-Russian Historical and Ethnographic Readings;
  • "Cyber Literacy Week-2022";
  • All-Russian hackathon "Youth Beat".

Facilities and equipment at Dagestan State University, DSU

The educational process is carried out in 11 buildings of the university. The buildings are equipped with classrooms for lectures and seminars, the university has personal laboratories and classrooms for practical classes. The premises are equipped with the necessary logistics in the form of screens, projectors, computers and stereo systems. There is a biological station and a planetarium at the university.

The university provides students with free access to the scientific library.

For sports, DSU has the following facilities:

  • Basketball and volleyball hall;
  • Wrestling Hall;
  • Gym;
  • Exercise therapy room;
  • Gymnastics Hall;
  • Basketball court with asphalt pavement;
  • Football field with artificial turf;
  • Outdoor stadium of a wide profile with elements of an obstacle course;
  • Shooting gallery.

Admission dates and extra charges

At DSU, the academic year is divided into two semesters: autumn and spring. At the end of each, an examination session is held, after passing the students, they are given vacations (in winter in January, in summer in July and August).

When studying at the university students undertake the following additional expenses:

  • to pay for accommodation in a dormitory;
  • Transport;
  • for foodstuffs;
  • for leisure and recreation.

Enrolment process

For admission to DSU, you must provide:

  • Identity document, citizenship;
  • State-issued document on education and qualifications;
  • Documents confirming the use of the right to admission within a special quota;
  • Documents confirming individual achievements, the results of which are taken into account at admission;
  • 2 photos – for persons entering the entrance examinations conducted by the university independently.

The necessary package of documents is provided to the university:

  • By mail;
  • In person to the admissions office;
  • Through EPGU.

Enrolment statistics

During the 2022 admission campaign, 1678 state-funded places were allocated at DSU, the average competition for bachelor's programs was 4.6 people per place.


For further employment of graduates after graduation, the university has a department of career guidance and employment promotion. 

Entry requirements, how to apply, what is required to enrol

For admission to bachelor's and specialist's educational programs, an applicant must:

  • Completed education is not lower than secondary general;
  • Points received for the exam are not lower than:
    • Mathematics — 39;
    • Physics — 40;
    • chemistry — 40;
    • Informatics and ICT — 42;
    • Russian language — 40;
    • Social Studies — 44;
    • History — 40;
    • Biology — 40;
    • Foreign language — 40;
    • References: — 40.
    • For admission to master's programs, you must:
  • Completed higher education;
  • Successful completion of university entrance examinations with scores of at least 40.

For admission to postgraduate programs, you must:

  • Completed higher education;
  • Successful completion of entrance examinations, with scores not lower than the threshold set by the university itself:
    • Special discipline;
    • Philosophy;
    • Foreign language.

Scholarships Dagestan State University, DSU

As material support for students, the university allocates the following scholarships for students:

  • State Academic;
  • State social;
  • scholarships of the President of the Russian Federation;
  • scholarships of the Government of the Russian Federation;
  • Registered.

In addition, the university provides financial assistance to students in need.

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Residence permits, citizenship and other services

  • Guardianship services during the studies
  • Student supervision

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