Chechen State University

Chechen State University

Chechen State University dates back to 7 February 1938 when Grozny Teacher Training Institute was founded with a two-year study period. The Institute was reorganized into Chechen-Ingush State University on 9 March 1971 and the new place received the name of Lev Nikolayevich Tolstoy. On 28 February 1995, Chechen-Ingush State University named after Lev Nikolayevich Tolstoy was renamed into Chechen State University. Later in 2011 the University transformed into the Federal State Budgetary Educational Institution of Higher Professional Education “Chechen State University”.

Currently around 15000 full-time and part-time students are receiving education at the Federal State Budgetary Educational Institution of Higher Education “Chechen State University”, 10 Faculties and four Institutes lead the learning process.

The Centre of Collective Use at the University serves as a launch pad for the staff and students to conduct research in priority development areas of science and technology as well as providing services to external organizations and individuals on a commercial basis.

Furthermore, Chechen State University boasts infrastructure for generating growth points for small innovation businesses and developing new technological businesses. The key link of the University’s innovation cluster is represented by the Technopark, whose main task is to provide support and preparation for independent functioning to small and medium innovation enterprises, commercial acquisition of scientific knowledge, innovations, know-hows and high-end technology and transferring them to the science and technology production market.

Team works hard to create an environment where students can not only gain quality education but also develop themselves personally. A strong focus is put on fostering patriotism, pastoral care, physical activity, leisure and recreation. Student life at the University is filled with exciting events full of creativity and scientific inquiry.

Third year in a row the University wins in the “Development programmes of student communities” competition commissioned by the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation. As part of the Programme, the University successfully realised a number of projects and opened new facilities: Centre of International and Youth Projects, School of Student Leadership, Recording Studio, Healthy Lifestyle Centre and Student Evaluation Commission “For Quality Education”.

For those keen on sports there are 14 sport societies, a student sports club, and a swimming pool.

Special attention is paid to expanding partnership links with universities and other institutions. Chechen State University is actively cooperating with Moscow Physics and Technology Institute (MPhTI), Moscow State Mechanical Engineering University (MSMEU), Rostov State Economics University, Pskov State University, Mari State University.

However, Chechen State University has established cooperation links not only with leading universities within Russia but far across its borders too. The University is a member of the Association of Azerbaijani-Russian Universities, collaborates with Science Academy of Georgia and Tbilissi State University, German universities of Vechta, Rostock and Neubrandenburg.

Graduates of the Programme are now successfully employed at Chechen State University bringing fresh perspectives and new skills to the teaching process.


Institutes and Faculties:

Agrotechnological Institute; Biology and Chemistry Faculty; Geography and Geoecology Faculty;  Chechen and General Philology Institute;  Economics and Finance Institute;  Foreign Languages Faculty;  History Faculty;  Information Technology Faculty;  Law Faculty;  Maths and Computer Technology Faculty;  Medicine Institute;  Physics and ICT Faculty;  State Management Faculty.

Educational Process is organised using modern technologies. The classrooms are equipped with interactive whiteboards, hardware essential for videoconferences. Extensive resources of online-library, both Russian and international databases are at students’ service. The university administration assigns (attaches) great importance to the development of academic mobility of the lecturers and works actively on inviting Russian and foreign explorers (scientists) well-known in the scientific and educational environment.

The university offers different areas of training in specialist’s, bachelor’s and master’s programs, as well as postgraduate course.

Medical Faculty

The medicine course at Chechen state university aims to provide leadership in healthcare with particular emphasis on the basic science research that underpins the medicine. It is a full-time course and allows you to study 060101- «Medicine» and 060103 – «Pediatrics», there is also a licence for preparation specialists in 060201 – «Dentistry». Inspirational teaching and training, outstanding basic and clinical research will improve medical practice for individuals and as well as for population.

The medical institute is located on new Chechen state university campus (street Sheripova, 32). Clinical departments of institute are situated on the basis of medical prophylactic institutions in Grozny 1st, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 7th City Clinical Hospital, Republican Emergency Hospital in the name of U. Khanbieva, Republican Clinical Hospital on behalf of Ependieva, 2nd Maternity Hospital, Mother and Child Center in the name of A. Kadyrova, Republican TB Dispensary, 2nd Children’s Clinical Hospital, Mental Hospital, Skin and Venereal Diseases Dispensary, and Republican Children’s Clinical Hospital.


Chechen State University offers international students comfortable halls of residence that consist of one or two bedroom houses. The maximum number of residents in one cottage is five people. All homes are fully furnished, the kitchen is equipped with a cooker, fridge, microwave and kitchenware. Each cottage has two bathrooms (one on each floor) with a tub and a washing machine and a living room with satellite TV.


Admission process


Make online application to any russian university with RUSVUZ


Get guarantee invitation letter from any university of Russian Federation with RUSVUZ


Get guarantee visa in the nearest embassy


Come to Russian University and get excellent education


Apply online

Complete this form and we'll contact you shortly with all details