MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT
Being as the sole university, Mongolian University of Life Sciences (MULS) distinctively focuses on education, research, and innovation in the field of life sciences that constitute the core of economy of Mongolia, which offers a wide range of academic programs that nurture the future professionals and leaders for Mongolian society. MULS is an academic institution focused on developing an atmosphere that grants our students and researchers the freedom to completely devote themselves to their studies. Our mission is to become a leading research-oriented university, where professors strive for excellence in education and research, while students do for excellence in their studies as we believe the key to uncovering new knowledge is interdisciplinary studies, research, innovation, and extension. We believe that the role we play in realizing an environmentally-sustainable society is important, and it is our duty as a leading research-oriented academic institution to vigorously engage in our philosophy of Mission-Oriented Research and Education Toward Sustainable Development with aims that every student should be as an observer, every professor should be as a knowledge manager, who delivers scientific conception to students by the simple approach, and every researcher should be an owner of the high-tech based on R&D. We have achieved significant progress in internationalization and have strengthened our establishments with foreign universities that are enhancing our academic and cultural exchanges. In today’s society, only a true intellectual with practical expert knowledge and strong problem-solving capabilities can ensure one’s future success. For this, MULS is adopting a variety of educational strategies to ensure that our students gain a high level of specialized knowledge, thus allowing them to become fresh and dynamic citizens who will make important contributions to Mongolia.
To become a leading global university
- A favorable teaching and learning environment
- An intelligent, creative and responsible team
- An inspiring and well-motivated student with good human senses and ethics
- The leadership for development
- Prosperous graduates contributing nation’s development
MULS at a Glance
Established: 1942 Faculty: About 411 faculty members Students
- Undergraduate – About 9 086
- Graduate and professional students – About 2 630
- Total – About 11 716
Honors 16 Academicians of Mongolian Academy of Sciences, 7 scientific discoveries, 17 State prize laureates Real estate holdings Main campus – 12.4 hectare /30.64 acre
Rural training facility – 322.2 hectare / 796.17-acre Library collection The Central Library of Agriculture - the largest academic library in the field of agriculture, includes around 162 thousand textbooks, an estimated 820 manuscript items, and 905 research journals, around 60 e-books. Access to this collection is provided by nearly 12 library staff members who operate in 3 library halls. Schools and institute Mongolian University of Life Sciences are made up of 5 principal academic units – schools and 4 research institutions that offer courses and award academic degrees. Naming By the decision of the Governing Board of the university the English name of the university as entitled “Mongolian state university of agriculture” been changed into “Mongolian university of life sciences” in July 2014.