The Kuban State Agrarian University is one of the recognized leaders in a higher agricultural education system in Russia.
The largest University in the south of Russia occupies 174 hectares in Krasnodar city, in the region of Winter Olympic Games "Sochi - 2014" nearby the Black sea and the Azov sea. It has a campus with 20 dormitories and 20 academic buildings for education and everyday student life and sports facilities at the seaside. There are two large agricultural technoparks which is more than 120 hectares in size. They are the largest in Russia. 17 thousand students from 53 countries are studying at the University. They are from 53 countries from 3 continents: Eurasia, Africa and South America. It also has a preparatory faculty (The Russian language study centre for foreign students).