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Far Eastern Federal University (FEFU)

Master's Programmes

Arts, Design & Architecture (1)
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Engineering & Technology (1)
Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (1)



  • Far Eastern Federal University has its origins in 1899 at the time when the Oriental Institute was founded in Vladivostok.
  • July 9, 1899 — issued a decree of the Russian Emperor Nicholas II on the opening of Oriental Institute in Vladivostok, the first classical higher educational institution in Eastern Siberia and the Far East of the country


  • Polytechnic Institute 
  • School of Biomedicine 
  • School of Arts and Humanities 
  • School of Natural Sciences
  • School of Education 
  • School of Economics and Management 
  • School of Data Economy 
  • School of Law 
  • Institute of Oriental Studies – School of Regional and International Studies
  • 468 majors and areas of studies, 300 academic programs


  • The School of Engineering
  • The School of Natural Sciences
  • The School of Biomedicine
  • The School of Economics and Management
  • The School of Humanities
  • The School of Art, Culture and Sports

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Student services

The Association of Russian and Foreign Students of the Far Eastern Federal University (ARIS FEFU) is an association of Russian and foreign students of FEFU, created with the aim of creating a favorable international environment at FEFU and contributing to the expansion of cultural ties.

Housing services

  • FEFU Hotel Complex at Russky Island offers students different accommodation options at the dormitory rooms where they can study, get rest and meet with their friends. 
  • Dormitory rooms have all the required furniture items already installed. Bedding items are given to the students at their check-in.
  • Every floor of the each dormitory building has kitchen areas for students' individual cooking with all the required kitchen equipment installed. Besides, the dormitory buildings are equipped with the laundry rooms for students' individual washing.
  • The following accommodation options are available for the FEFU students: double rooms, two-room suites for 3 tenants and two-room suites for 4 tenants.

Library services

Today FEFU it holds over 2 million volumes in Russian, German, English, French, Korean, Japanese, Arabic, Czech, Spanish and many other languages dating from the 16th -  21st centuries. Full-text online access is provided to thousands of worldwide journals via 71 national and international e-databases.  

Medical services

  • FEFU Medical Center (hereinafter – FEFU MC) provides specialized medical care. MC staff includes about 200 doctors.
  • FEFU incorporates 14 medical departments that specialize in neurology and neurosurgery, orthopedics, women's health, otorhinolaryngology, urinology, general surgery, internal medicine, rehabilitation, cardiology.

Student Life

Campus life

Students live in FEFU campus that is located on a charming island surrounded by a stunning green landscape, lake, sea, water flow, fountain, and small hills.ExploreThe extraordinary location and modernity of FEFU have made it a destination for major international and political events such as Eastern Economic Forum where the leaders of the Asia-Pacific region annually meet at the Far Eastern Federal University.

Sports facilities

The FEFU campus athletic facilities include several sports recreation centers, three 25-meter-long swimming pools, gyms, health and fitness complexes, and outdoor athletic facilities. There is also a stadium with 2000 seats located adjacent to the park right next to the campus sea embankment, near the tennis and basketball courts.

Student clubs

  • Model UN of the Russian Far East
  • Association of Russian and International Students
  • Youth Training Center
  • Volunteer Training Center


FEFU is officially accredited and recognized by the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation. The university is ranked on the top 100 of QS BRICS University Rankings and Top 550 on QS World University Rankings. 

Student Reviews

Beginning of my future career as leading new lifestyle
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

On the whole this university fits in perfectly with my career aims and also,during the past four years,I have learned lots of things which related to finance and economic like progressing field of finance and economic of Uzbekistan,so that it was perfectly suitable for developing my career.Moreover,last year,I attended in one conference in terms of developing trade market...

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Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

Well in total my study wasn’t something very hard for me. Indeed it was very interesting, because when you learn something new you give yourself a huge opportunity for the future. But to say it was easy at all would be a lie. The hardes time was on my first year, here I didn’t understand how university works, new people , new life. But overall it was a very bi experience...

would've been great, only if.....
Anonymous rated 3 out of 5 stars

Overall I had a good experience at FEU but it highly depends on the professor assigned to the subject I was taking, and if the professor speaks good English or not. although the language of the course is supposed to be English, not all professors speaks English inside the classroom all the time, especially in minor subjects. which brings me to my last point; there's just...

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