V.I. Vernadsky Crimean Federal University is a higher educational institution with a rich centuries-old history, having an extensive network of research and production facilities, which has more than 7,000 employees and more than 32,000 students, including about 3,000 foreign students from more than 50 countries .
Today, V.I. Vernadsky Crimean Federal University comprises 23 academic and non-academic units and 12 branches located across Crimea, including 10 academies and institutes, 7 colleges, 11 branches, and 12 research and science institutions and centres.
The history of conception and development of the university is intertwined with the history of Crimea. It was a difficult, difficult and eventful 20th century, in which progressive educational institutions in the Republic of Crimea developed, which in their relatively short period of existence managed to achieve success and respect in academic and academic circles, made an invaluable contribution to the development of world and national science , and prepared a number of prominent scholars, writers and public figures.
Today, the University carries on a variety of student, teaching, research, and training activities which enable its students to acquire and develop knowledge in various fields of science, art, humanities, and medicine.
V.I. Vernadsky Crimean Federal University holds many international and national forums, conferences, events, meetings, and roundtables. The University has cooperation agreements with the leading national and foreign higher education institutions, regulatory bodies, major companies and enterprises of the Russian Federation and the Republic of Crimea. Being committed to promoting the development of research and science in the region, it initiates the establishment and development of various research and science institutions comprising students and faculty and staff representatives.
University’s production facilities, its cooperation with numerous institutions and companies provide students with the chance to gain practical skills and open a number of employment opportunities.
Training is delivered in a variety of settings beyond the traditional classroom, including language laboratories, fully-equipped specialized classrooms and multimedia classrooms, at student farms and partner companies. Students have at their disposal a unique, well-equipped academic library, rich both in training materials and research and fiction books.
V.I. Vernadsky Crimean Federal University offers numerous options in terms of leisure activities, such as performing arts societies, sports clubs, dance, song, and theatre groups.
The University maintains strong relations with its international partners in the framework of various research projects, students and faculty internship programmes.
Today V.I. Vernadsky Crimean Federal University prepares future specialists using new opportunities that meet state and international standards in the field of education. The number of these opportunities has increased significantly with the creation of a new university at the federal level by merging the leading V.I. Vernadsky Crimean Federal University has become a major research center and a source of pride for the Russian Federation and the Republic of Crimea.