Russian Federation

National Mineral Resources University

2, 21st Line, Saint Petersburg, Sankt-Peterburg, 199106, Russian Federation

National Mineral Resources University

More about National Mineral Resources University

The National Mineral Resources University (NMRU) is the first technical higher educational institution in Russia. It was founded by the decree of Empress Catherine II in 1773. Centuries-old traditions are combined here with modern teaching methods and the university’s facilities are considered among the best in Russia. The total area of teaching and laboratory facilities exceeds 240,000 square metres. The university houses more than 60 laboratories equipped with state-of-the-art equipment. The main campus is located in the historic centre of St Petersburg. Graduates work in Russian and foreign companies engaged in the exploration, development and processing of mineral resources. Among them are Total, Verbundnetz Gas, De Beers, BHP Billiton, Gazprom, PhosAgro, and many others. NMRU has initiated a number of international projects such as the Russian-German Raw Materials Forum established under the auspices and with the direct participation of Russian president Vladimir Putin and German chancellor Angela Merkel.

Key statistics

  • 8,489
    Number of Students
  • 10.3
    Student to Staff Ratio
  • 4%
    Percentage of International Students
  • 37 : 63
    Student Ratio of Females to Males
Collected during World University Rankings on 28th Sep 2016

Where we are

Address

2, 21st Line
Saint Petersburg
Sankt-Peterburg
199106
Russia