Chelyabinsk, Lenin prospect, 69
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Free admission

South Ural State Humanitarian Pedagogical University offers free admission for International Students applying to Russian as a Foreign Language course at Pre-Graduation Department.

Press «education program search», choose the specialization that fits you and from 1 up to 6 Universities, in which you would like to study. The more universities you choose, the bigger the chance to pass the selection.

If you can’t choose program, contact us via, and we will help you to define


Who can apply?

  • Foreign citizens
  • Stateless people
  • Compatriots living abroad.

Step 1. Register on and choose suitable program

Applicants wishing to study in Russia can submit at RUSSIA.STUDY (available both in Russian and English).


Step 2. Fill in profile on your personal account and application to universities


A letter confirming comes to your email address. Click on the link in the email.


Press "Edit" button in your personal account, and fill all gaps of profile.

Edit the application, pointing the form of study and education level which you want to receive in Russia.

At most universities education is in Russian. If you aren't confident in the level of Russian, sign in preparatory department . For this purpose be sure to note the 27th point in the application.


In section "Search of educational programs", choose the appropriate specialty and fr om 1 to 6 universities wh ere you want to study. The more universities you choose, the more chances to qualify. Press the "Save"button.



Don't forget to attach your photo, a copy of your passport and the education document. Write us your phone number so our employees can contact you!



Step 3. Send application to University and wait for reply

If you are ready to study on commercial basis, press the "Apply for the Contract" button. Specify your choice of the universities and the educational program considering the tuition fees, then press the “Submit Application” button. Universities will receive the application and will answer within three weeks, and then we will guide you through further steps and help to interact with university.


Step 4. Pass a competitive selection

If you want to receive a quota (grant) to study in Russia for free, you will need to pass competitive selection in your own country. For this purpose, press the "Submit Application" button and contact the Russian center of science and culture or the Embassy of Russia in your own country to find out the terms and conditions of the competitive selection. You will be registered in list of participants of competitive selection and will be informed about the next procedure of selection.


Step 5. Get a student visa and come to Russia!

Most of foreign students for education in Russia need the international passport and the student visa.

Documents to be attached to your application

International applicants are required to submit the following documents:

  • Original documents, confirming the previous education (e.g. school leaving certificate and transcript or equal counterpart). Please note, that the document must be legalized and translated into Russian. The translation must be certified.

  • Two photos (3x4 cm).

  • Consent for personal data processing.

Extra Course Costs

Flights, picking up from / to the airport, insurance valid in the territory of the Russian Federation, accommodation fees and extra personal items are borne by the applicants. The University does not bear any expenses for family members or people accompanying the applicants.

Contact Information

69 Lenina Ave. Office 267a

Chelyabinsk, Russia, 454080

+7 (351) 216-56-39 (International Department);

+7 (351) 216-57-12 (Admissions)