M. K. Ammosov North-Eastern Federal University

Introduction

Ammosov North-Eastern Federal University is one of ten federal universities that are oriented at solving of geopolitical tasks, meeting personnel needs for large inter-regional investing projects.
NEFU was officially established in April, 2010 on the basis of Ammosov Yakut State University, that has a 75-years old history.
The University is named after M.K. Ammosov, a well-known political leader, who was one of the founders of the State system in Yakutia and Kyrgyzstan.
Today NEFU is a diversified university possessing large capacity for training, education and research with the branches in Mirny, Neryungri and Anadyr (Chukotka).
Every month 100 students have a possibility to get medical care at “Smena” student rest and recreation center.
NEFU scientific library has a status of republican and inter-university library, it is a research and methodical center for other libraries and academic institutions. Its library stock has over 1300000 books.

North-Eastern Federal University in Brief

NEFU's total undergraduate student population number is about 17,358.

1,601 academic staff are currently employed at the University. Of these 209 hold doctor’s degree, 845 candidate of science degree.

More than 500 students are engaged in postgraduate work.

13 Institutes, 5 faculties, 3 University branches in Mirny, Nerungry and Chukotka, 6 major research institutes.

119 degree courses are available to our students.

The University occupies 40 buildings and 12 residence halls located mostly in the University campus. The accessible and convivial dimension of the campus makes students feel at home; international students are well integrated as it is easy to contact faculty, administration and other students. There are student canteens almost everywhere throughout the campus that propose different meals at an affordable price.

There are 1 500,000 books, periodicals and other items in the University Library. Computer stations make up the University's library resources available to users throughout the campus. Moreover it has access to a reach database of electronic resources including both Russian and foreign periodicals (EBSCO, Science, JSTOR, Oxford University Press etc.)

The University has Geology Field Station, Museum of Archeology and Ethnography, Botanical garden and Orangery open to staff and students’ research and study.

The University has a Stadium, a Swimming Pool, a Social Centre.

Our students and staff have free access to the Ethernet and Wi-Fi in all University buildings and Residence Hall

NEFU was officially established in April 2010th on the basis of M. K. Ammosov Yakutsk State University, the university with 75 years history.

The university was named after Maksim Kirovich Ammosov, an outstanding statesman, the son of the Yakut nation and one of the founders of Yakutia and Kyrgizstan statehood.

There are 6 scientific research institutions such as the Institute of Mathematics, the Institute of Health, the Institute of Applied Ecology of the North, the Institute of Regional Economy of the North, the Institute of A.E. Kulakovsky, certainly, the Institute of Olonkho.

University priorities:

  • New quality of the university
  • Safeguarding of ecological security and effective reproduction of mineral and raw base; rational nature management
  • Technology usage and production in the North
  • Rise in living standards in the North
  • Preservation and development of the Arctic nation culture
This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

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Master in Linguistics

Campus Full time 2 years March 2018 Russia Yakutsk

The aim of the program is to train the students with a high quality curriculum and make them qualified linguists or experts, so that they can take key roles in the various linguistics-related activities at high quality international standards. [+]

Master in Linguistics Main goals and topics of the course/program: The aim of the program is to train the students with a high quality curriculum and make them qualified linguists or experts, so that they can take key roles in the various linguistics-related activities at high quality international standards. We will provide the prospective students with various high quality classes, so that they become acquainted with current trends in various fields of linguistics. After finishing this educational program, students should be able to take a major role in professional linguistics-related activities and apply their research knowledge and skills to their future careers. Introduction of innovative research methods for enhancement of scientific research atmosphere Application of interdisciplinary research trends for better communication Application of the fundamental disciplines to professional research tasks Formation of active research environments in English and development of research potentialities at the international level Development of the students’ research and professional opportunities Name of the department/institution offering the course: Department of Translation and Interpretation: Independent management of the Master’s program of linguistics; Institute of Foreign Languages and Regional Studies Types of training This program offers various study topics such as the ways in which dialects differ, how languages have developed historically, the ways in which children acquire their first language, differences between the speech of men and women, how the sound systems and grammars of different types of language are organized, what happens when speakers of different languages come into contact, plus much else besides. Our particular strengths... [-]

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Master in Strategic Management

Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Russia Yakutsk

Strategic Management Master’s program aims to develop students’ abilities for effective interaction in the process of making the important decisions for development of organisations and for ensuring their competitiveness in a rapidly changing environment. [+]

Master in Strategic Management Main goals and topics of the course/program: “Strategic Management” Master’s program aims to develop students’ abilities for effective interaction in the process of making the important decisions for development of organisations and for ensuring their competitiveness in a rapidly changing environment. Students focus on the international aspects of management, activities and operations in an international environment, and cross-cultural cooperation. The program provides a learning environment for international students based on the selection of courses that reflect the specifics of management and economic development in Russia, and on the opportunities for formation of individual curriculum. Name of the department/institution offering the course: Department of Economics and Production Management Institute of Finances and Economics Type of training Individual skills and ability to work effectively in a team are developed with the use of modern educational technologies during the training. Students carry out research projects and gain experience of strategic development on the examples of various companies and organizations. Language of instruction Teaching in English allows to use the latest foreign textbooks and informational resources, to study modern trends in the development of business and management field. Duration and workload of program 2 years, each year = 60 ECTS Credits In total = 120 ECTS Credits Name of lecturer/supervisor: Chiryaeva G. Nataliya, Head, Candidate of Economic Sciences, Associate professor [-]