The main area occupied by the University is located in the historic center of St. Petersburg which was included into UNESCO World Heritage List in 1990. It is a unique architectural palace and park complex built in XVIII-XIX centuries specially for educational institutions. Famous architects took part in its construction: Francesco Bartolomeo Rastrelli, A.F. Kokorinov, J.B. Vallin de la Mothe, D. Kvadri, P.S. Plavov.
University buildings located in one block make it possible to trace the evolution of the architecture of St. Petersburg for over a century, from Baroque to late Classicism. Not only architectural monuments, but also elements of landscape architecture, works of monumental and decorative art (fences, gates, monuments) can be found here.
Subway — «Nevsky Prospect»
Bus — 3, 7, 22, 27
Trolley — 1, 5, 7, 10, 22
More detailed information about location our main venues you can learn on our “How to find us” page.
However, a number of faculties and institutes of the university are located in different parts of the city:
Malaya Posadskaya, 26 (Faculty of Philosophy, preliminary courses for applicants, Faculty of Special Education).
Moscovsky pr., 80 (Institute of Childhood).
Stachek pr., 30 (Institute of the People of the North, Faculty of Life Safety).
Vassilievsky Ostrov, per. Kakhovskogo, 2 (College of Music).
Vassilievsky Ostrov, Line 1/52 (Institute of Postgraduate Education, Language and Literature Faculty).
Ligovsky pr, 275 (Faculty of Physical Education).
Ligovsky pr., 46 (Faculty of Russian as a Foreign Language).