Ufa State Institute of Arts

Zagir Ismagilov Ufa State Institute of Arts (Bashkir: Заһир Исмәғилев исемендәге Өфө дәүләт сәнғәт институты) is one of the leading academic institutions of higher education of Russia. At the same time it is a unique educational institution of Bashkortostan, graduating professionals in the field of music, theatre and art.

Zagir Ismagilov Ufa State Institute of Arts
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Main building of Ufa State Institute of Arts
Former name
branch of the Gnesins State Musical-Pedagogical Institute

(1950–1968)
Ufa Institute of Arts
(1968-2003)
Ufa State Acfdemy of Arts
(2003-2015)
Zagir Ismagilov Ufa State Institute of Arts

(since 2015)
TypePublic
Location, ,
Campus
Websiteen.ufaart.ru

Ufa State Institute of Arts comprises four faculties and 21 departments, where teachers train students for 33 specialties. Training students is carried out by full-time and part-time programs on both free and commercial basis.[1]

HistoryEdit

The Institute was opened in 1968 as a branch of the Gnesins State Musical-Pedagogical Institute (now is the Gnessin State Musical College). Today it has the status of a state institution of the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation.[2]

Notable alumniEdit

  • Ildar Abdrazakov, opera singer
  • Askar Abdrazakov, soloist of the Mariinsky Theater (St. Petersburg)
  • Aigul Akhmetshina, soloist of the Royal Opera House Covent Garden (London)[3]
  • Alfiya Karimova, the leading soloist of the Astana Opera (Kazakhstan)

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