Quotas on the Admission of Foreign Citizens

Rules of Admission for 2020/21 academic year

10. Admission of Foreign Citizens and Stateless Persons

115. Admission of foreign citizens and stateless persons to study at the expense of the federal budget is carried out:

  • in accordance with the Agreement on the Granting of Equal Rights to the Citizens of the States Parties to the Treaty on Enhancing Integration in the Economic and Humanitarian Areas of March 29, 1996, citizens of the Republic of Belarus, the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Kyrgyz Republic;
  • in accordance with the decision of the Interstate Council of the Republic of Belarus, the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic and the Russian Federation of April 28, 1998 No. 26, citizens of the Republic of Tajikistan;
  • in accordance with other international treaties and intergovernmental agreements of the Russian Federation;
  • in accordance with the Federal Law of May 24, 1999 No. 99-FZ "On State Policy of the Russian Federation towards Compatriots Abroad".

116. Admission of foreign citizens and stateless persons referred to in paragraph 115 of these Admission Rules to the Institute for education at the expense of the federal budget is carried out on a competitive basis, unless otherwise provided by the legislation of the Russian Federation.

117. Admission of foreign citizens and stateless persons to the Institute for training under contracts with payment of tuition fees is carried out under the conditions established by these Rules and other local normative acts of the Institute.

118. Admission of foreign citizens and stateless persons, including compatriots living abroad, for training at the expense of the corresponding budget is also carried out within the quota for foreign citizens established by the Government of the Russian Federation with referrals of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation. These persons pass the entrance examinations of creative and (or) professional orientation if such examinations are envisaged by these Admission Rules (Section 4, Table 2. The list of entrance examinations for admission to the 1 course for training on undergraduate programs and specialty programs). Enrollment to study within the quota for education is carried out by a separate order.

119. When submitting documents for admission to education, a foreign citizen or a stateless person shall indicate in the application for admission to study the details of an identification document, or a document certifying the identity of a foreign citizen in the Russian Federation or the identity of a stateless person in the Russian Federation in accordance with article 10 Federal Law of July 25, 2002 No. 115-FZ "On the Legal Status of Foreign Citizens in the Russian Federation" (hereinafter - the document certifying the identity of a foreign citizen), and represents the original or a copy of an identity document, citizenship, or an identity document foreign citizen.

The compatriot indicates in the application for the recognition of a citizen as a compatriot (descendant of compatriot) (submitted simultaneously with the application for admission) information on admission to study in accordance with article 17 of Federal Law No. 99-FZ. Upon admission to study in accordance with Article 17 of Federal Law No. 99-FZ, a compatriot represents, in addition to the documents referred to in paragraphs 41, 42 of these Rules, originals or copies of documents provided for by article 17 of Federal Law No. 99-FZ.

Foreign citizens who enter for training on the basis of international treaties, provide in addition to the documents specified in paragraphs 41, 42 of the present Rules, documents confirming their assignment to the number of persons specified in the relevant international treaties. Last name, first name and patronymic (if available) of the applicant, indicated in translations of the documents submitted, must correspond to the name, name and patronymic (if any) of the applicant, indicated in the entry visa.

According to Art. 6 of the Federal Law of May 31, 2002 No. 62-FZ "On Citizenship of the Russian Federation", a citizen of the Russian Federation, having another citizenship considered by the Russian Federation only as a citizen of the Russian Federation, with the exception of cases provided for by an international treaty of the Russian Federation or Federal Law.