International applicants

As a foreign citizen, a stateless person or a Russian compatriot living abroad, you can enter a MSUPE full degree educational program within the framework of a general competition or quota from the Government of the Russian Federation. You can get a state-funded scholarship in both options.

Currently, all full-degree educational programs are taught in the Russian language. Here you can find the basics of admission for international students and the links to more detailed information (in rus.).

MSUPE admission exams are held within the schedule provided by the Admissions Office.

MSUPE does not have its own preparatory language courses and a dorm, but it helps future students to get a place in partner organizations. Department for work with foreign students of the International Affairs Office is ready to consult you about these topics.

According to general application requirements, to prepare the documents issued in another country you need:

1) Undergo the procedure of foreign education recognition;
2) Legalize the documents;
3) To get a certified by a Notary translation of your documents into the Russian language.

After you receive an enrollment confirmation from MSUPE, you should carefully read the sent information, espeсially the requirements for entry and stay in Russia.

Key contacts for MSUPE international applicants 

Admission Office
Address: Moscow, Sretenka, 29, room 111 (1st floor)
Work schedule:
Mon.- Thu. 9:00-18:00; Fri. 9:00-16:45
Application hours:
Mon.- Fri. 10:00-17:00
Tel.: +7 (495) 822-32-52
E-mail: priem@mgppu.ru
Head:  Sergey Budykin

Office of International Affairs,
Department for work with foreign students

Address: Moscow, Sretenka, 29, room 409 (4th floor)
Work schedule:
Mon.- Thu. 9:00-18:00; Fri. 9:00-16:45
Tel.: +7 (495) 607-08-72
E-mail: oia.mgppu@gmail.com
Head of Department: Shushanik Usubian

ADMISSION ON EQUAL TERMS WITH RUSSIAN APPLICANTS

Foreign applicants can compete on equal terms with Russian applicants and get a state-funded or fee-paying MSUPE place.  

A fee-paying place is available for foreign applicants from any country. A state-funded place (given on equal terms) is available for following categories: 

1) Citizens of Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan;
2) Citizens of Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Ukraine and Georgia, permanently residing in the territory of Russia and having a residence permit (not a temporary residence permit);
3) Foreign citizens who are compatriots living abroad and have documented proof of their status.

The procedure of admission on equal terms:  https://mgppu.ru/abitur.

ADMISSION WITHIN THE QUOTA OF THE RUSSIAN GOVERNMENT

Foreign applicants can get a state-funded place within the quota of the Government of the Russian Federation (October 8, 2013) № 891 “On Fixing an Education Quota for Foreign Nationals and Stateless Citizens in the Russian Federation”.

A selection campaign is conducted with the direct participation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation, and Rossotrudnichestvo. 

For detailed information about submission on the territory of your country (deadlines, forms of selection, etc.) you should contact the Representative Office of Rossotrudnichestvo or, in its absence, the office of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation in your country.

For the quota related submission to MSUPE:

1) Choose a particular MSUPE educational program;
2) Visit the following page of the website of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation https://russia-edu.minobrnauki.gov.ru/;
3) Check the availability of the chosen MSUPE program for the quota related submission;
4) Carefully read about the submission procedure and requirements;
5) Step by step go through the submission process, indicating MSUPE as a chosen educational institute. 

FULL DEGREE EDUCATION

CodeSpecialty name, training directionEducation levelEducation formStudy duration
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02.03.03Mathematical support and administration of information systemshigher education – bachelor degreefull-time4 years
09.03.03Applied Computer Sciencehigher education – bachelor degreefull-time4 years
37.03.01Psychologyhigher education – bachelor degreefull-time4 years
37.03.01Psychologyhigher education – bachelor degreeextramural4 years & 6 months
38.03.04State and municipal administrationhigher education – bachelor degreefull-time4 years
38.03.04State and municipal administrationhigher education – bachelor degreepart-time4 years & 6 months
39.03.02Social workhigher education – bachelor degreefull-time4 years
39.03.02Social workhigher education – bachelor degreepart-time 4 years & 6 months
39.03.03Organization of work with young peoplehigher education – bachelor degreefull-time4 years
44.03.02Psychological and pedagogical educationhigher education – bachelor degreefull-time4 years
44.03.02Psychological and pedagogical educationhigher education – bachelor degreeextramural4 years & 6 months
44.03.02Psychological and pedagogical educationhigher education – bachelor degreepart-time4 years & 6 months
44.03.03Special (defectological) educationhigher education – bachelor degreefull-time4 years
44.03.03Special (defectological) educationhigher education – bachelor degreepart-time4 years & 6 months
45.03.02Linguisticshigher education – bachelor degreefull-time4 years
37.05.01Clinical psychologyhigher education — specialist degreefull-time5 years & 6 months
55.05.01Film and television directinghigher education — specialist degreefull-time5 years
09.04.03Applied Computer Sciencehigher education — master degreefull-time2 years
37.04.01Psychologyhigher education — master degreefull-time2 years
37.04.01Psychologyhigher education — master degreeextramural2 years & 3 months
38.04.04State and municipal administrationhigher education — master degreefull-time2 years
39.04.02Social workhigher education — master degreefull-time2 years
39.04.03Organization of work with young peoplehigher education — master degreefull-time2 years
44.04.02Psychological and pedagogical educationhigher education — master degreefull-time2 years
44.04.02Psychological and pedagogical educationhigher education — master degreepart-time2 years & 6 months
44.04.03Special (defectological) educationhigher education – master degreefull-time2 years
44.04.03Special (defectological) educationhigher education – master degreeextramural2 years & 4 months
45.04.02Linguisticshigher education — master degreefull-time2 years
09.06.01Computer science and engineeringhigher education — postgraduate studiesfull-time4 years
09.06.01Computer science and engineeringhigher education — postgraduate studiespart-time5 years
37.06.01Psychological scienceshigher education — postgraduate studiesfull-time3 years
37.06.01Psychological scienceshigher education — postgraduate studiespart-time4 years
44.06.01Education and pedagogical scienceshigher education — postgraduate studiesfull-time3 years
44.06.01Education and pedagogical scienceshigher education — postgraduate studiespart-time4 years
45.06.01Linguistics and literary studieshigher education — postgraduate studiesfull-time3 years
45.06.01Linguistics and literary studieshigher education — postgraduate studiespart-time4 years

MORE INFO FOR INTERNATIONAL APPLICANTS

Q&A

Education in Russia for foreign people: life, admission process, studying

Legalization of foreign documents

Recognition of foreign education

Education for foreign citizens and stateless persons in Russian educational institutes (The Federal Law article; RUS) 

About the state policy of the Russian Federation in relation to compatriots abroad (The Federal Law article; RUS)

Official website of the admission campaign to Russian universities: information for foreign citizens and stateless persons (RUS)