International Students Testimonials

© MEPhI

Shalahuddin-Al-Ayubi Sitanggang, Indonesia

National Research Nuclear University MEPhI (Moscow Engineering Physics Institute)

Russian people are amazing, warm and really kindhearted

My name is Shalahuddin-Al-Ayubi Sitanggang, I am from Indonesia. I am the first year student after finishing the Preparation faculty of MEPhI. Now I study nuclear physics and technologies.

Why I've choosen Russia but not another country? To me it’s like a new challenge. You have to adapt, to do some unexpected things. I have a plan to receive Master’s degree but it depends on the contract I will have with my country. May be I will work here or may be will come back to Indonesia.
When I came here for the first time it was really hard to me because I didn’t know Russian and here not everyone speak English. But later I saw that people here are amazing, warm and really kindhearted. Russians are perfect!

I live in dormitory with foreign friends – from China, Mongolia, Togo… We have different cultures and it’s great. Sometimes we have problems but we know that we are here to study, so we solve these problems.

Moscow is really beautiful. I walk around the city, visit parks – Tsaritsyno, Kolomenskoe, VDNH. I was at Arbat street – it’s an art place where people play music, paint. As a student I like doing sport, playing, walking around, sleeping, playing music, watching films and studying. Also I like festivals, I even played music at the international festival in MEPhI.

Share

Testimonials

Olga Baklanova
Kyrgyzstan
KFU

"I have learned two foreign languages and made a lot of friends"

Read more

Helene Lindberg
Norway
SPbPU

"Studying in Summer school is both useful and fun"

Read more

Maaz Amjad
Pakistan
MIPT

"Professors are creating a comfortable environment where students are not afraid to ask questions "

Read more

Milan Procyk
Germany
IKBFU

" What I like about the university mainly is the сreative atmosphere"

Read more

Prasun Pokharel
Nepal
RUDN University

"Russia has the high level of technology, you can learn a lot of new things here"

Read more

Ahmed Ibrahim
Egypt
TPU

"It is very strong power engineering school in Russia"

Read more

David Martinez
Columbia
Samara University

"Samara has unbelievably beautiful girls"

Read more

Shirirn Alikhanova
Kazakhstan
TSU

"During study Tomsk has become my second home"

Read more
All testimonials

5 Steps to Applying to a Russian University

Official website about higher education in Russia for foreigners

© 2015 The Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation Sociocentre

CONTACTS

If you find a mistake, select it and press Ctrl+Enter

If you find a mistake, contact us

Did you find a mistake?

Protection from automated form filling
X
Privacy Policy