5 Steps to Applying to a Russian University

Choose Programme & University

In Russia, prospective students have a huge range of options:

  • You have access to the most diverse choice of subjects, from mathematics and natural sciences to drama;
  • 766 universities across 82 regions of the country from Kaliningrad to Vladivostok are ready to welcome you;
  • You can study for a Bachelor’s, Specialist or Master’s Degree, a doctorate, professional training or career advancement, and also learn Russian.
Study in Russia - 5 steps to applying to a Russian university

At Russian universities, you can study to join almost any profession currently in demand on the global market. Applicants only need to select the programme that is best for them. Decide on your criteria (subject, town, form of study, and instruction language) and start your search.

Education Programme Quick Search

Advanced Search

Sign up for our website and send an application directly to the university, it's free. Please send all questions about your study in Russia directly to the universities. You can find curator’s contacts in the description of each educational programme, contacts of the international department’s representatives are listed on the page of each university – you can write them, and they will give you an advice.


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Prices in Russia

A student in Russia needs USD 300 to 400 per month on average or USD 3,000 to 4,000 per academic year (September to June).

Student Lodging

Finding comfortable and affordable student lodging.

Study in English

You can study in Russia without knowing Russian language. The studies are in English.

Official website about higher education in Russia for foreigners

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