Universitet (Moscow Metro)

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Moscow Metro station
Metro MSK Line1 Universitet.jpg
Coordinates 55°41′33″N 37°32′00″E / 55.6926°N 37.5333°E / 55.6926; 37.5333Coordinates: 55°41′33″N 37°32′00″E / 55.6926°N 37.5333°E / 55.6926; 37.5333
Owned by Moskovsky Metropoliten
Line(s)  1  Sokolnicheskaya line
Platforms 1
Tracks 2
Connections Bus: 1, 47, 67, 67к, 103, 113, 119, 130, 187, 260, 661
Trolleybus: 4, 34, 34к, 49
Tram: 14, 26, 39
Structure type deep pylon triple-vault station
Depth 26.5 metres (87 ft)
Platform levels 1
Parking No
Bicycle facilities No
Other information
Station code 017
Opened 1 December 1959; 58 years ago (1 December 1959)
Preceding station   Moscow Metro   Following station
toward Salaryevo
Sokolnicheskaya line
Universitet is located in Moscow Ring Road
Moscow metro map including line 14.svg
Location within Moscow Ring Road

Universitet (Russian: Университе́т, English: University), named after nearby Moscow State University, is a station on the Moscow Metro's Sokolnicheskaya Line. It opened in 1959 and features rectangular white marble pylons and tiled walls, the architects were V. Litvinov, M. Markovsky, L. Lile, and V. Dobrakovsky. The station's two round entrance vestibules (architect Ivan Taranov) are located on either side of Prospekt Vernadskogo at Lomonosovsky Prospekt.

Platform view of the station