Admission

5 STEPS FOR ADMISSION TO MSU

Step 1 CHOOSE THE EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM YOU ARE INTERESTED IN 

Step 2 PREPARE THE DOCUMENTS REQUIRED FOR ADMISSION. STARTING FROM MARCH 1, 2021 UPLOAD COPIES OF YOUR DOCUMENTS TO RECOGNIZE YOUR EDUCATION AS MEETING MSU REQUIREMENTS

Step 3 STARTING FROM JUNE 15, 2021:
(1) REGISTER AT https://webanketa.msu.ru/  , FILL IN THE ONLINE APPLICATION FORM AND SUBMIT THE DOCUMENTS,
(2) or COME TO MOSCOW AND BRING THE DOCUMENTS IN PERSON,
(3) or SEND THE DOCUMENTS BY THE POSTAL SERVICE

Step 4 PASS THE ENTRANCE EXAMINATIONS IN JUNE-JULY,2021. CHECK  THE DATES AND FORMAT OF THE EXAMINATIONS

Step 5 COME TO MOSCOW BEFORE THE START OF YOUR STUDIES WITH MSU INVITATION TO SIGN THE CONTRACT. YOU CAN PAY TUITION FEE FOR THE FIRST SEMESTER REMOTELY THROUGH OUR ONLINE PAYMENT SYSTEM


FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What educational programs can I apply for at Faculty of Fundamental Medicine in 2021? 

MD  - Tuition fee 510 980 rubles per year (specialist program)

Pharmacy -  Tuition fee454 900 rubles per year (specialist program)

When does the acceptance of applications for admission start and end?

It starts no later than June 15, 2021 and ends:  July 7 or 10, 2021 for  specialist programs 

Can I apply for admission remotely without coming to Moscow??

Yes, you can apply through the MSU online system webanketa.msu.ru or using postal service 

When and how will the entrance exams take place?

The entrance examinations will take place in several waves in June and July as the groups are formed. Entrance examinations will be held both in-person and online by the decision of the MSU Central Admissions Committee. 

Entrance exams: 

Russian Language

Chemistry (in Russian)

Where can I find the up-to-date information about admissions?

At the Central Admissions Committee page http://cpk.msu.ru/ (RU) and at https://www.msu.ru/en/admissions/ (EN)

Also you can visit online portal for international students for more useful information https://studentin.msu.ru/main-eng


We have a 7-year curriculum of MD and 6-year curriculum of Pharmacy programs.

Our MD programme is based on the standards of medical education but has significant advantages. We offer an advanced curriculum of pre-medical subjects so that our graduates may have a good career in medical sciences. Even our undergraduates may work in many scientific laboratories of the Faculty. Every student of our MD programme has to complete three scientific researches during the study, including the Diploma thesis. We offer sufficient medical curriculum as well so that our graduates are successful doctors. Our Pharmacy programme is designed to prepare specialists for the drug development industry. 


Available contract places:

MD - 20 

Pharmacy -  5


The subjects are taught in Russian (NB! We do not offer MD or Pharmacy programmes in English). However, after reading this text many applicants still ask if we have MD or Pharmacy in English. The answer is: we do not offer MD or Pharmacy programs in English.

If you don't have good command of Russian there is a 1-year preparatory course at MSU during which you'll have intensive Russian classes and pre-medical subjects: Institute of Russian Language and Culture at Moscow State University.

In this case, You should apply first to the preparatory year at IRLC 

http://www.en.irlc.msu.ru/ e-mail: ciemsu@yandex.ru)

After the preparatory course, you may be admitted to the first year of the MD/Pharmacy/Residency or PhD program. 


Contacts:

Chuvasheva Daria

tel.:(495)  932-88-00

E-MAIL: dashkin_dashkin@mail.ru


ADMISSION DOCUMENTS REQUIRED FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

1) Application form 

2) Academic certificates & transcripts indicating: 

• Qualifications (degrees) 

• Grades received 

• Undergraduate (BSс/BA) and Specialist programs: copy of School leaving certificate (High school diploma); 

• Graduate (MSс/MA) programs: copy of the previous degree (Bachelor’s or equivalent); 

• Postgraduate (doctoral) programs: copy of the previous degree (Master’s or Specialist) 

3) Notarized translation of academic certificates and transcripts into Russian 

4) Photocopy of the first two pages of your passport / ID

4) Notarized translation of the first two pages of the passport / ID 5) Digital photo (3x4 cm, formal outfit) 

Education received in a foreign country must be legalized 

You should UPLOAD your academic certificates and transcripts to MSU in advance to check if your education meets the requirements for continuing your studies at MSU 

Upon arrival in Moscow, you will need to present the mentioned here documents in the original to your Faculty’s Admissions Office


Also, DO check if you have to do some extra documents here:

1) http://www.lexed.ru/praktika/priznanie-inostrannogo-obrazovaniya-v-rf/

2)http://nic.gov.ru/ru/proc/lega