Higher Education

Bashkir State University provides training in 96 areas and majors of higher professional education. The University has introduced the two-level education system, i.e. BA courses and specialist courses. The standard term of tuition on BA courses is 4 years. The standard term of training qualified specialists is no less than 5 years. Bachelors and qualified specialists may go on to MA courses (the standard term of tuition on MA courses is 2 years), upon finishing which they are given a second diploma of higher education which awards them the Master’s degree (qualification).
 
BashSU actively introduces new education technologies. 24 computer classrooms have been built and reequipped. There are more than 100 school and scientific laboratories, a scientific library with the holdings of 1.5 mln book copies, ethnographic and zoological museums. Each year the publishing center issues more than 150 monographs, textbooks and teaching manuals with an overall volume of over 600 sheets.