Belarusian State Pedagogical University Named After Maxim Tank

City: Minsk
Address: 18 Sovetskaya Street,220030, Minsk, Republic of Belarus
Phone: +375 17 226-40-18
Number of specialties for foreign students: 78
Year of foundation: 1914
Language of instruction: Russian, Belarusian, English
Mode of study: Full-time and Part-time (including distant education) forms of education
Total number of students: 11094
Price of education: The first stage of higher education – 2556 - 3350 USD in the academic year full-time form of education, 900 - 1100 USD in the academic year extramural form of education - the Master’s Degree Course - 2500 - 3500 USD in the academic year - Post-graduate course and doctoral programme 2900 - 3300 USD in the academic year.

The structure of the educational institution includes:

10 Faculties 3 Institutes Master’s Degree Course PhD studies Doctorate studies

746 teachers

Doctors of Science


Candidates of Science


13 faculties

  • Philology Department
  • Physics and Mathematics Department
  • Primary Education Department
  • Pre-school Department
  • Social-Pedagogical Technologies Department
  • Aesthetical Education Department
  • Physical Education Department
  • History Department
  • Natural Science Department
  • Pre-university Training Department
  • Institute of inclusive education
  • Institute of Psychology
  • The institute of advanced traning and retraining

Our university is one of the oldest universities in our country. Thanks to the traditions it combines academism, openness and innovations. The university has gained a good reputation and has become a leader in the field of teacher training for 100 years of its glorious and rich history. Outstanding scientists and teachers, famous scientific schools and centres, a high standard of professional and interpersonal ethics, the continuity of traditions and the possibility to transfer rich pedagogical and life experience to the younger generations - all this is BSPU nowadays. Our University is always ready to share experience and to adopt innovation, that’s why we are open to fruitful and mutually beneficial cooperation on the field of education. BSPU is a member of the Euroasian universities association. This fact shows that the professional training is maintained on a very high level and it confirms that our university can integrate into the international community. Our teachers and professors apply a creative and an innovative approach to their work, they try to develop individual abilities of every student. Our main aim is to train a specialist of a new formation, an active, an open-minded and a self-confident person. We do our best to give our students an education which can meet the best standards. At the university a classical approach that combines fundamentality, practice and the pedagogical focus is applied. We take into consideration the current global trends in higher education in order to choose a development model with the students as the future intellectual elite of Belarus in its centre. We are proud of the past and the present of our university, we cherish its honour and reputation. According to the world ranking of universities webometric sites (Webometrics Ranking of World Universities), updated in January 2017,BSPU site position takes 9th place among Belarusian universities. The UN/UNDP in the Republic of Belarus has awarded the University a Certificate of appreciation for socially meaningful activities in achieving the Goals of sustainable development and the creation of an inclusive society in Belarus.


Contact information of units responsible for admission of foreign students:
Addmission 18 Sovetskaya Street Minsk 220030, Belarus Office № 217 +375 (17) 200-94-17 +375 (17) 200-92-04 E-mail: International Cooperation Office 18 Sovetskaya Street Minsk 220030, Belarus Office № 126, 127, 128 (depart. 1) +375 (17) 226-40-18 +375 (17) 200-21-95 E-mail:,