Mari State University

Mari State University was founded in 1972 in Yoshkar-Ola, Mari El Republic. Mari State University consists of 6 faculties and 6 institutes that train well-educated specialists for most sectors of the Russian national economy. Mari State University is one of the five founder members of the International Association of Finno-Ugric universities, one of the forty-one members of Russia's Association of Classical Universities. Classes are taken in Russian medium and English medium.

Mari State University
Марийский государственный университет (Russian)
TypePublic research
RectorMikhail Shvetsov
Lenin Square 1, Yoshkar Ola
56°37′53″N 47°53′21″E / 56.6315°N 47.8892°E / 56.6315; 47.8892Coordinates: 56°37′53″N 47°53′21″E / 56.6315°N 47.8892°E / 56.6315; 47.8892
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  • Institute of Agricultural Technologies
  • Institute of Economics, Management and Finances
  • The Institute of Medicine and Natural science
  • Institute of National Culture and Intercultural Communication
  • Institute of Additional Professional Education
  • Institute of Pedagogics and Psychology


  • Faculty of medical science
  • Faculty of Physics and Mathematics
  • Faculty of Foreign Languages
  • Faculty of Law
  • Faculty of History and Philology
  • Faculty of Physical Education, Sport and Tourism
  • Faculty of Electrical Engineering


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