Information about the beginning of

the qualifying campaign of the academic year 2017/2018.

The Russian Federation shall grant foreign nationals the right to receive higher education in the Russian institutions of higher education at the expense of the federal budget, as well as at the expense of individuals and legal entities in accordance with the contracts for the provision of paid educational services.

This is to inform about the beginning of the qualifying campaign of the academic year 2017/2018.

We offer the citizens of foreign countries who have expressed a desire to study in Russian educational institutions to register in the electronic form for gathering of the documents: http://russia.study  (hereinafter - RUSSIA.STUDY).

RUSSIA.STUDY provides information about the benefits of education in Russia for 180 foreign countries and allows foreign nationals to file the required documents regardless of the actual place of their residence, as well as receive an up-to-date information on the results of the qualifying stages.

“Rossotrudnichestvo” (Federal Agency for the CIS issues, living abroad compatriots and international humanitarian cooperation) together with the international news agency "Rossiya Segodnya" have developed and presented in 12 languages​​ a web-navigator "The Best Universities of Russia: choose your own» (http://sputniknews.com/russia/201609191044294010-russia-best-universities/). This navigator is an information resource and represents a FAQ for foreign students.