International Students Dormitories

Is there a dormitory for international students at the university? All the University dormitories can accommodate international students. The dormitories can house up to 8000 students. Types of dormitories: hostel-type or made up of flats. Most places are in dormitories made up of flats.
Is the dormitory far from academic buildings?
  • Dormitories in Moscow ≈ 25-40 min journey.
  • Dormitories in Moscow Region ≈ 1 hr journey.
How many people live in one room? 2-3 people
Where are the facilities situated (shower, WC)?
  • In hostel-type dormitories – on each floor;
  • In certain hostel-type dormitories where rooms are organized in sections, there is a bathroom and a WC per each section (typically, there are 2-4 rooms in a section);
  • In dormitories with flats – in each flat.
Where is the kitchen situated? Is it equipped with home appliances and utensils
  • In hostel-type dormitories – on each floor;
  • In dormitories with flats – in each flat.

The kitchens are equipped with:

  • In hostel-type dormitories – electric stoves and microwaves. There is a fridge in every room;
  • In dormitories with flats – fully equipped kitchens with electric stoves, fridges, microwaves, and cupboards. 
What does university provide for students when they move in? As the students check in, they get the following set of furniture: a closet per each student, a night stand, a bed, a desk, a chair, a book shelf, and a hanger for outdoor clothes. Student also received the bedding which includes a mattress, a pillow, a blanket, a set of bedclothes.
Is there Wi-Fi at the dormitory? There is a free WiFi network open to all students at each dormitory. Each student has access to an e-library, which is the biggest among Russian universities
Does the dorm building have additional facilities?
  • In hostel-type dormitories: free laundry rooms, equipped gyms, self-study rooms, recreation rooms.
  • In dormitories with flats: gyms (for male/female students), rooms for various student and educational events, rooms for dance, yoga, and boxing classes, etc.
What is the monthly fee for dormitory? From 815 to 1345 roubles.