The Federal State Budget Educational Institution for Higher Education Kosta Levanovich Khetagurov North Ossetia State University (NOSU) formed in 1967 based on the North Ossetia State Pedagogical Institute.

  • University FounderThe Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation
  • NOSU Main campus
    44-46 Vatutin Street, Vladikavkaz, 362025, The Republic of North Ossetia Alania.The School of Physics and Technology and the Dentistry Clinic and Diagnostics Center
    24 Markus Street, Vladikavkaz.The School of Law
    27 Butyrin Street, Vladikavkaz.

    The School of History
    The School of Psychology and Education

    The School of Mathematics and Information Technology
    16 Tsereteli Street, Vladikavkaz.

  • Phone: +7 (8672) 33-33-73
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  • NOSU admin work hours: Monday — Friday from 9 am to 6 pm. Lunch from 1 – 2 pm.

The university infrastructure consists of: 17 schools, 55 departments and 6 academic research centers (ethnic, cultural and social issues; ecology and tourism; social and economic research; innovation; R&D center for solar energy; fine chemicals and organic synthesis), the Physics and Nanotechnology Collective Utility Center, an academic learning center, Pharmacia Academic Innovation Center, an innovation and learning technology laboratory, an academic learning laboratory, an academic library, a printing and publishing complex, three museums, student residences etc.

More than 5900 people are studying at the university. Students are being trained in 29 different Bachelor programs, 19 Master Degree programs and in 4 specialties.