Welcome to the web site of the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Sciences of St.Petersburg State University (Smolny College). Here you can learn more about the programs and courses available at the Faculty or find an answer for any question you may have concerning the academic process.
Our Faculty is the first educational establishment in Russia to be based on the principles of liberal arts education. Students have the unique possibility to independently choose their personal educational path. During the process of instruction, students construct their academic career in accordance with their interests and plans for the future. As a result, our alumni become specialists who are nevertheless capable of adapting to different professional spheres and responding to any challenge of the day.
We are waiting for students who are creative, active, and ready for an interesting and full life in the halls of the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Sciences.
We hope that our site will be useful to you and aid you in choosing your future. Full information about admission rules and requirements you may receive at the Information Center of Admission Office of St.Petersburg State University.
Students from North America who are interested in spending a semester or a year at the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Sciences (Smolny College) apply here