Admission at the expenses of federal budget allocations

Admission at the expenses of federal budget allocations

Foreign citizens and persons without citizenship have the right to receive higher education through budgetary allocations on par with citizens of the Russian Federation in accordance with international treaties of the Russian Federation;


also foreign citizens and persons without citizenship who are fellow nationals (compatriots) living abroad have the right to higher education on par with citizens of the Russian Federation under condition of their compliance with the requirements of article 17 of the Federal law issued on 24 May 1999 No. 99-FZ «On the state policy of the Russian Federation in relation to compatriots living abroad» (hereinafter referred to as Federal law No. 99-FZ).


To confirm the status of a compatriot, when applying for entrance trials, you must provide documents confirming that Your ascendants were citizens of the USSR:


  • Your passport and birth certificate with translation into Russian,
  • passport and birth certificate with translation into Russian of one of the relatives born in the USSR. If a parent has changed his/her last name, you must provide document confirming this (for example, a marriage certificate) with a translation into Russian.