Saint Petersburg State University

#56
Most Influential School

Russian federal state-owned higher education institution

About Saint Petersburg State University

According to Wikipedia, St Petersburg University is a public research university based in Saint Petersburg, Russia. It is the oldest and one of the largest universities in Russia.Founded in 1724 by a decree of Peter the Great, the University from the very beginning has had a strong focus on fundamental research in science, engineering and humanities.

What Is Saint Petersburg State University Known For?

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

Saint Petersburg State University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Saint Petersburg State University's Most Influential Alumni?

Saint Petersburg State University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Mathematics, Literature, and Earth Sciences. Here are some of Saint Petersburg State University's most famous alumni:

Dmitri Ivanovsky
Dmitri Ivanovsky
A Russian virologist .
Dmitry Likhachov
Dmitry Likhachov
A Russian scholar.
Alexander Merkurjev
Alexander Merkurjev
An American mathematician.
Vladimir Smirnov
Vladimir Smirnov
A Russian mathematician.
Vladimir Korepin
Vladimir Korepin
A Physicist and Mathematician.
Boris Tsirelson
Boris Tsirelson
A Russian mathematician.
Tatyana Afanasyeva
Tatyana Afanasyeva
A Russian/Dutch mathematician and physicist.
Yakov Zeldovich
Yakov Zeldovich
A Soviet physicist, physical chemist and cosmologist.
Shalva Nutsubidze
A Georgian philosopher.
Alexander Voznesensky
A Soviet economist.
Ekvtime Takaishvili
A Historian.
Pyotr Tkachev
Pyotr Tkachev
A Russian revolutionary.