Compatriot is a person born in one state (USSR) who has common language, historical, cultural features either a descendant of those persons.
Compatriots may qualify for a Russian government scholarship in full parity with Russian applicants following the entrance examinations.
Foreign citizens may participate in the competetive selection for free education at Russian universities. If you want to receive a Russian government scholarship, register online at Education-in-russia
The competetive selection for study free of charge within the quota is organized by Rossotrudnichestvo’s representational offices in your resident country.
If you pass Rossotrudnichestvo’s tests you are considered enrolled into SFedU.
Foreign applicants may apply to the university on the contract basis and participate in a separate competetive selection.
To achieve it you need to pass mandatory examinations.
You are considered enrolled into SFedU after enrolment contract signature.
Tution fee is indicated in a program's list.
All documents in a foreign language should be translated and notarized
If there are different last names in the documents, please provide a copy of the document, confirming the alteration of last name (certificate of marriage or letter of confirmation from the registry office, etc.)
If you want to receive a Russian government scholarship, please contact
the Rossotrudnichestvo’s representational office
or RF Embassy in your resident country
or register online at Education-in-russia
If you gained a scholarship, please submit the original supporting documents to SFedU admissions office
during the first semester.
The application deadlines are mentioned below.