Syktyvkar State University
This institutional profile has been created for use by University of Wisconsin-Madison graduate programs.
Other names: Syktyvkarskij Gosudarstvennyj Universitet.
First degree/qualification: 5 year diploma of specialist.
Minimum quality for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: 4.0/5.0
Minimum level for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: 5 year first degree.
Documents required: Official diploma (diplom) showing degree and date awarded with accompanying addendum - translation of academic record (not valid without the diploma) in Russian and English. Addendum and diploma registration numbers must be the same.
Description: Instituted in 1972 in the Komi Republic in the northwest region of Russia. Usual admission requirements are a competitive entrance examination and a secondary school certificate (11 years of education).
No grade of one (1) on grading scale; courses often marked zachet (credit). Academic year has two terms (approximately 5 months per term).
Language of instruction: Russian.
Kandidat nauk/candidate of sciences: 3 years minimum after first degree; by research and thesis.
Last updated: May 09, 2005