UNN is famous for its prominent alumni who live and work worldwide. Their professional qualifications, knowledge and expertise serve the needs of different societies, industries and countries. Their success including their achievements at international level is certainly something to be proud of. Our graduates have built careers in international companies (Intel, Microsoft, National Instruments, Mera, Teleca, etc.), government bodies, international organizations, top world universities and research centres, NGOs, local firms and organizations advancing progress in local communities. Some of our alumni run their own businesses, and a few have become outstanding public figures. UNN Alumni Club arranges get-togethers and special events. We are united by friendship and UNN!

Alumni

UNN is famous for its prominent alumni who live and work worldwide. Their professional qualifications, knowledge and expertise serve the needs of different societies, industries and countries. Their success including their achievements at international level is certainly something to be proud of. Our graduates have built careers in international companies (Intel, Microsoft, National Instruments, Mera, Teleca, etc.), government bodies, international organizations, top world universities and research centres, NGOs, local firms and organizations advancing progress in local communities. Some of our alumni run their own businesses, and a few have become outstanding public figures. UNN Alumni Club arranges get-togethers and special events. We are united by friendship and UNN!

Famous Alumni of UNN

Аlexander N. Sokurov

a Russian filmmaker and screenwriter awarded honorary titles - Honored Artist of the Russian Federation and People's Artist of Russia. He studied at the Faculty of History of Lobachevsky State University during 1968-1974. Moloch, Taurus, Russian Ark, and The Sun are some of his featured works. 

Valery V. Fokin

a Russian/U.S. chemist and one of the creators of click chemistry, is the most cited chemist of the decade, according to Thompson Reuters. Valery V. Fokin graduated from the Faculty of Chemistry of Lobachevsky State University of Nizhni Novgorod in 1993. 

Мikhail V. Seslavinsky

an alumnus of the Faculty of History of Lobachevsky State University, heads the Federal Agency for Press and Mass Media of the Russian Government. He is known as a prominent statesman and politician as well as a researcher in book culture. 

Vadim N. Vorobyov

Member of the Management Committee of Lukoil and Vice-President for Petroleum Products Sales, graduated twice from Lobachevsky State University - in 1983 and 1998 when he received a PhD in Economics. 

Elena A. Posevina

a Russian rhythmic gymnast, has been a member of the Russian team since 2000. She became the Olympic champion twice (2004, 2008), as well as the world champion in 2003 and 2005 and 2005 champion of Europe. Elena Posevina graduated from the Faculty of Physical Education and Sports of Lobachevsky State University of Nizhni Novgorod in 2013.

Natalia N. Pichuzhkina

is a Russian rhythmic gymnast, who became not only the champion in the World Championship women's team competitions three times (2009, 2010, and 2011), but also a winner of many other competitions, including European rhythmic gymnastics championships, European youth championships, and 2008 World Games. She graduated from the Faculty of Physical Education and Sports of Lobachevsky State University of Nizhni Novgorod in 2013. Natalia Pichuzhkina is Honored Master of Sports.