Syktyvkar State University
Piritim Sorokin Syktyvkar State University (SyktSU) is a dynamic and developing university with a more than half century of history. It is the largest university in the Komi Republic and it provides all levels of higher education. The university has an advanced infrastructure for science and innovation that are supported by university’s active cooperation with the local business community and the policy-makers.
The university’s 434 staff members, who take care of the teaching at the university, are highly skilled professionals — 58% of them have a Ph.D. and 15% a D.Sc. degree. Moreover, the university offers its students variety to specialization possibilities as the 7,800 university students are spread over to a more than 100 bachelor’s and master’s programs.