The main goal of the pre-university education department is to prepare a comprehensively competent and competitive applicant, and in the future, a student who is able and willing to study, constantly striving for self-improvement and the development of personal and professional skills.
The pre-university educational system in USU includes training courses, vocational guidance and promotion work on student recruitment. It is also intended to help young people choose a future career and prepare thoroughly for higher education institutions' entrance exams.
The university is ready to provide to schoolchildren all the available opportunities: a modern educational environment and a variety of development programs of additional education for children and youngsters, academic Olympiads at a federal, regional and university levels, multiple professional courses, vocational guidance excursions, open doors days, summer schools, Universitario attendance - schools and academies of young researchers.
Preparatory classes for 9th, 10th, and 11th grades are the most common forms of training future applicants. Currently, this form has been updated with the entrance and final assessment of knowledge. We are preparing for the professional exams in drawing, painting and composition. Parents ' meetings are held at which parents can get acquainted with the rules of admission to Ulyanovsk State University and get recommendations from the university`s faculty on exam preparation.
The courses' training programs provide an overview and repetition of the school curriculum and an analysis of the nuances of passing the Unified State Exams and an analysis of typical mistakes often made by applicants. The courses are taught in the evening, the student can choose from one to four subjects for preparation.
Thus, the Department of Pre-University Education of USU unites all forms of pre-university training in order to create the necessary conditions for the professional orientation of schoolchildren, the development of their creative potential, the successful completion of secondary education and further training in higher education programs.