M. K. Ammosov North-Eastern Federal University


Ammosov North-Eastern Federal University is one of ten federal universities that are oriented at solving of geopolitical tasks, meeting personnel needs for large inter-regional investing projects.
NEFU was officially established in April 2010 on the basis of Ammosov Yakut State University, that has a 75-years old history.
The University is named after M.K. Ammosov, a well-known political leader, who was one of the founders of the State system in Yakutia and Kyrgyzstan.
Today NEFU is a diversified university possessing the large capacity for training, education, and research with the branches in Mirny, Neryungri and Anadyr (Chukotka).
Every month 100 students have a possibility to get medical care at “Smena” student rest and recreation center.
NEFU scientific library has a status of the republican and inter-university library, it is a research and methodical center for other libraries and academic institutions. Its library stock has over 1300000 books.

North-Eastern Federal University in Brief

NEFU's total undergraduate student population number is about 17,358. 1,601 academic staff are currently employed at the University. Of these 209 hold doctor’s degree, 845 candidates of science degree. More than 500 students are engaged in postgraduate work. 13 Institutes, 5 faculties, 3 University branches in Mirny, Nerungry and Chukotka, 6 major research institutes. 119-degree courses are available to our students. The University occupies 40 buildings and 12 residence halls located mostly on the University campus. The accessible and convivial dimension of the campus makes students feel at home; international students are well integrated as it is easy to contact faculty, administration and other students. There are student canteens almost everywhere throughout the campus that propose different meals at an affordable price. There are 1 500,000 books, periodicals and other items in the University Library. Computer stations make up the University's library resources available to users throughout the campus. Moreover, it has access to a reach database of electronic resources including both Russian and foreign periodicals (EBSCO, Science, JSTOR, Oxford University Press etc.) The University has Geology Field Station, Museum of Archeology and Ethnography, Botanical garden and Orangery open to staff and students’ research and study. The University has a Stadium, a Swimming Pool, a Social Centre. Our students and staff have free access to the Ethernet and Wi-Fi in all University buildings and Residence Hall NEFU were officially established in April 2010th on the basis of M. K. Ammosov Yakutsk State University, the university with 75 years history. The university was named after Maksim Kirovich Ammosov, an outstanding statesman, the son of the Yakut nation and one of the founders of Yakutia and Kyrgyzstan statehood. There are 6 scientific research institutions such as the Institute of Mathematics, the Institute of Health, the Institute of Applied Ecology of the North, the Institute of Regional Economy of the North, the Institute of A.E. Kulakovsky, certainly, the Institute of Olonkho.

University priorities:

  • New quality of the university
  • Safeguarding of ecological security and effective reproduction of mineral and raw base; rational nature management
  • Technology usage and production in the North
  • Rise in living standards in the North
  • Preservation and development of the Arctic nation culture



58 Belinsky str,
Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), Russia,

677027 Yakutsk, Sakha Republic, Russia

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