Application Requirements for Russia Universities

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Application Requirements in Russia

Admission requirement for foreign student in Russia is not strict provided the required processes are set by the student. Russia admits foreign citizens, having the background education corresponding to the level of general secondary education as required. All documents must be translated in Russia. The candidate gets an official invitation for Russia. This invitation should be presented to the Embassy of Russia to get visa. Once you are accepted upon the conclusion of your invitation, international students are required to prepare themselves for all the necessary requirements that may be demanded upon arrival these type of documents are listed below:

  • All students arriving in Russia should have the following documents:
  • Educational certificate including all studied subjects and marks in it
  • Medical certificate given by an official public health service in the native country of the candidate
  • AIDS test certificate given by an official of public health service of the country of arrival of the candidate
  • Copy of the birth notification
  • 10 photos 4 x 6 cm
  • National passport with the Russian study visa
  • All documents should have notarized translation in Russia.

Foreign students shall be admitted to the Universities in the on completion of obligatory medical examination (on a compensation basis) in medical establishment in the place of study to acknowledge absence of contra-indications to study in Russia. The cost of primary medical examination is around 58 USD.

The health services of the accepted foreign students are offered on a compensation basis. Additionally, foreign students are required to have the contract of obligatory medical insurance usually (85 EUR per year). On its basis they will receive medical help in emergency cases. Above all, students must pass annual medical examination (35 USD per year).

Note: there may be an option to transfer credits or incoming students, however, this is specific to the situation being applied to and if they recognize the accreditation board(s) under which your previous university was enlisted to.

Once all documents have been submitted, the application vetting process is completed and successful students are notified usually within a period of not more than 2-3 weeks and a formal acceptance letter is issued after a down payment towards tuition. Thereafter students are able to register and enlist to a study of choice and choose courses for their desired start semester.

Even if you currently do not have enough documents just get started with the process and one of RocApply  members will guide you until you finish the process and also wait for you to secure or obtain the missing documents. As s prospective student you may simply notify RocApply  members when you will be able to secure your qualifications or certificates and we will remind you.

Once you upload copies of the application documents on to the RocApply  platform please remember to take the originals with you to the university after receiving acceptance.

After documents submission, the student’s records are thoroughly evaluated and I need be as in the case of graduate programs interviews and exams may be arranged to further examine an individual’s suitability or the proposed course of study.

Once all that is settled and the university is satisfied with the students’ ability and records a letter of admission is awarded and thereafter applicants are eligible to select and register or coming semesters and the respective university.

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