Frequently Asked Question(FAQ's)

Frequently Asked Questions

What documents are required for admission to Russian universities?

If you are applying for training/Preparatory Basic Program/ undergraduate program (i.e. a program that only requires a high-school level of education), you will need your high school transcript and it must show all of your grades obtained from all years of high-school (usually grade 9 – 12). If you have finished high-school, your high-school graduation diploma/certificate is also required.

You can apply for a Master program if you have either Bachelor’s or Specialist’s degree.

You will also need a copy of your passport (if you have one).

You will  also need medical certificates specifying that you have no diseases or no HIV-infection.

Though eligibility criteria and requirements of documents might differ according to your chosen program. Check the specific requirements for each program here.

How much does tuition and Accommodation costs in Russian Universities?

Tuition fees can range from $2000 to $12,000 USD based on what and where you wish to study. In most cases, Russian universities tends to have a lower tuition fee in compare to another countries. Our Partner University, offers a wide range of students Residency Trainings, Foundation, Undergraduate, Post Graduate and Specialist’s degree to choose from. 

At present most of the Russian University Provides degree program both in English and Russian.  A year of study with the pre-university Russian Language course costs $2000 to $4500 USD. Training on full-time department of the Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree costs approximately 200-260 thousand rubles ($2500-$5700  USD) per year. The cost of training on the full-time Specialist’s degree ranges in between 240-260 thousand rubles ($ 3500-6000 USD) per year on average. The minimum cost is 120 thousand rubles ($ 2000 USD) per year where the maximum cost is 630 thousand rubles ($ 9000 USD ) per year.

In addition to this, a student will have to pay for medical insurance, which is obligatory and costs about $200 USD a year. Our partner institutions provides students with accommodation in dormitories in different parts of the city, close to the university buildings. Accommodation in a student dormitory costs about $300– $2000 USD a year. 

Living in Russia is a vibrant and colorful experiences though the climate is extreme but you have to adjust it. Education in Russia is globally renowned and well known for it’s quality. The quality of education and the living standards in Russia is among the highest in the world. Additionally, the cost of living and tuition fees for international students is generally lower than that of other countries. 

How does Russian Education Forum help me?

Russian Education Forum provides you with the resources to find and apply to the school and program that are the right fit for your interests and needs. Russian Education Forum will guide you through the entire application process, helping you obtain your letter of acceptance so you can begin studying at the school of your dreams.

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