Mumbai will host an education fair on 6 September 2018.
Prestigious Russian universities including Higher School of Economics, Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, Ural Federal University etc. will take part in the event targeting prospective students who plan to enrol in undergraduate, graduate or PhD programmes. English-speaking university staff will provide information on admission requirements, application deadlines, forms of study and programmes in engineering, humanities and natural sciences. Applicants will also be briefed on travel arrangements and campus life in Russia. The fair will open at the Russian Centre of Science and Culture in Mumbai at 31-A Dr G Deshmukh Marg, Str. at 12:00; early arrival is recommended. Admission is free.
Indian applicants have been increasingly interested in education in Russia. Statistics says that more than 5,000 Indians were studying in Russia in the academic year 2015/2016; the next year, their number reached over 6,000. Russian universities offer a wide range of programmes to choose from with tuition fees lower than in Europe or America. See more information for Indian nationals on how to apply to a Russian university.