Voronezh State Agricultural University is organized into 10 faculties: Agroeconomics; Veterinary Medicine; Agroengineering;
Agronomy; Animal Husbandry; Land Management; Agrochemistry, Soil Science
and Ecology; Technology; Agribusiness; Professional-Pedagogical
Education. The Agrouniversity is the largest scientific center of
the Central Black Soil Region, the generator of ideas on further
development and reforming of Russian Agriculture.
58 departments staffed with over 500 teachers,
including 354 PhDs and Doctors of Science, among them 70 Doctors of
Science, Professors. Among them 27 Corresponding Members and Academicians
of various Academies, 23 Honored Scientists, Honored worker of higher
education and agriculture.
The University has large
library, on what basis local network for 27 workplaces is organized. 18 of
them are located in the reading room for working with electronic catalogue
(over 50 000 records), subject-databases and electronic magazines of
referats. In the library there is also access to the Internet.
High quality of training is traditional in the
University, where specialists in agriculture are trained for many
foreign states as Hungary, Morocco, Jordan, Senegal, Somali, Angola
The Agrouniversity takes leading position among the agrarian
educational institutions of Russia on the field of international relations. Over the last 10 years
22 international investment projects have been developed, every second of
which on the results of tenders has got financing from international
funds, donor-organizations on the total sum over 10 million US
In VSAU there is a Department of
International Investment Projects, what works directly with the
European Commission Delegation in Moscow, Training Center of the
International Labour Organization in Turin (structure of UNO), European
Training Foundation and other international organizations.
The University provides postgraduate
courses on 41 specialties. There are 10
specialized Academic Councils for assessment of doctorial and PhD
In compliance with world
educational market requirements a multilevel system of specialist training
is adopted at the University, including study and
research courses leading to BSc, MSc, PhD and DSc degrees. During
their study future specialists take special courses and integrated period
of work experience.
Scientific and productive
activities are closely connected at the University. On the Chair of
surgery new technologies of animal wounds, eyes diseases and bone-joint
pathologies treatment are developed, what are widely applied in the
leading agricultural enterprises of the Central Black Soil Region.
University has comfortable hostels, refectories and a health center for
medical treatment and recreation.
For sports enthusiasts there is a
sport complex with 4 sport halls, skiing station and aquatic sport