In 2016, the number of the applications from foreign students wishing to enroll in tuition-free programmes has exceeded the number of available spots by 4.5 times.
According to Rossotrudnichestvo, in 2016, more than 65,000 people applied to Russian universities. This confirms the fact that more and more people are interested in studying in Russia.
Accordingly, in order to successfully pass entrance examinations and get into a Russian university, one must prepare thoroughly. Here is the detailed guide for international students "How to apply to a Russian university".