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About Russia

Several incredible aspects make Russia unique, including its long history, rich traditions, and diverse cultural heritage. As one of the three most read countries in the world, the Russian education system is considered one of the best. Every year, thousands of international students apply to Russian universities. State support is available to students through scholarships and tuition discounts. Taking Russian language courses and preparing to make the transition to a new country easier. 

Study in Russia: why should you study there? 
  • Large selection of educational programs

  • Price and quality

  • The opportunity to study for free

  • English language educational programs

  • Training under double-degree programs

  • High-tech campuses and laboratories

  • Rich culture

  • Unique nature and endless travel possibilities

How to apply to a Russian university?
  • The university offers a Bachelor's degree, a Master's degree, a doctoral degree, and a Russian language course.

  • Prepare the necessary documents for the university you wish to attend.

  • Fill out an application.

  • Translate the required document into Russian, or sometimes English is acceptable. 

  •  A copy of your passport.

  • A high school diploma.

  • Graduate studies require a copy of your diploma and transcripts. 

Documents required for a student visa:
  • Passport (original): You must have a valid passport with two blank pages for at least 18 months after receiving your visa. 

  • Invitation to enter Russia(Original).

  • Fill out the application form online.

  • A photograph measuring 3.5 x 4.5 cm (1.18 x 1.57 inches).

  • Certificate of HIV-negative status.

  • Notaries certify parental consent for applicants under 18 years of age.

  • Please note that this is a general list. Contact the Russian Embassy or Consulate in your country for more information about your application.

  • International applicants from Azerbaijan, Abkhazia, Southern Ossetia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Ukraine, Armenia and Uzbekistan do not need a visa.

The best universities in Russia

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