Grodno State University named after Yanka Kupala (GrSU) was founded in the city of Grodno in 1940. Now GrSU is the third best university in Belarus according to the Webometrics ranking. GrSU offers its students various specialties. Education fees at GrSU are lower than at the universities of Minsk.
In 2011, the university was given the status of scientific institution . In 2014, the university was included in the list of the best educational institutions of the Commonwealth of Independent States. By the way, students at GrSu use electronic student ID cards.
İn 2010, GrSU received the national and international quality management certifications, which complies with ISO 9001-2009 and ISO 9001: 2008 standards.