Universitet (Moscow Metro)

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Moscow Metro station
Universitet station Moscow 3.jpg
Station statistics
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
Line(s) !C  1  Sokolnicheskaya Line
Connections Bus: 1, 47, 67, 103, 113, 119, 130, 187, 260, 661
Trolleybus: 34, 4, 49
Tram: 14, 22, 26,39
Structure type deep pylon triple-vault station
Depth 26.5 metres (87 ft)
Levels 1
Platforms 1
Tracks 2
Parking No
Bicycle facilities No
Baggage check No
Other information
Opened 1 December 1959
Station code 017
Owned by Moskovsky Metropoliten
Preceding station   Moscow Metro   Following station
Sokolnicheskaya Line
Universitet (Moscow Metro) is located in Moscow Ring Road
Moscow map MKAD metro line.svg
Universitet (Moscow Metro)

Universitet (Russian: Университе́т), 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