Moscow State University

#46
Most Influential School

University in Moscow, Russia

About Moscow State University

According to Wikipedia, Moscow State University is a public research university located in Moscow, Russia. It was founded in 1755 by Mikhail Lomonosov. During the Soviet period, MSU was renamed after Lomonosov in 1940 and was then known as Lomonosov University. Its current rector is Viktor Sadovnichiy.

What Is Moscow State University Known For?

Moscow State University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Moscow State University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Moscow State University's Most Influential Alumni?

Moscow State University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Mathematics, Physics, and Computer Science. Here are some of Moscow State University's most famous alumni:

Vladislav Illich-Svitych
A Soviet paleolinguist.
Albert Tavkhelidze
A Georgian physicist.
Victor Anatolyevich Vassiliev
Victor Anatolyevich Vassiliev
A Russian mathematician.
Gersh Budker
A Soviet physicist.
Katerina Tikhonova
An Acrobatic dancer, daughter of Vladimir Putin.
Albert Shiryaev
Albert Shiryaev
A Soviet and Russian mathematician.
Semyon Frank
Semyon Frank
A Philosopher.
Alexander Mamut
Alexander Mamut
A Russian businessman.
Iosif Shklovsky
Iosif Shklovsky
A Soviet astronomer.
Renata Kallosh
Renata Kallosh
A Theoretical physicist.
Konstantin Balmont
Konstantin Balmont
A Russian poet.
Mikhail Lavrentyev
A Russian mathematician .