RUSSIAN STATE UNIVERSITY FOR THE HUMANITIES
RUSSIAN STATE UNIVERSITY FOR THE HUMANITIES
 
FAQ

Admission info

  1. Go to RSUH website;
  2. Click on Applicants - Admission 2020;
  3. Main regulatory document rules for admission to RSUH-2020.

What foreign languages are taught at RSUH?

A foreign language is taught in all majors. It is, as a rule, the foreign language that you took in high school (English, German, French, Spanish). In addition to practical foreign language courses, some disciplines are taught in a foreign language. A part of a number of majors consists of in-depth two language training.


When can I apply to RSUH?

Dates of admission (for undergrad and Specialist programs). State-financed (tuition-free) spots.

Aplication dates and deadlines

Tuition-free: intramural, extramural and intra-extramural forms of study.

  • Application for majors 54.03.01 “Design”, 50.03.03 “History of Art” –  June 19 – July 8, 2020
  • Acceptance based on the results of entrance examinations conducted by RSUH – June 19 – July 10, 2020
  • Acceptance based on the USE results only – June 19 – July 26, 2020

Tuition-based education.

Application dates: Spots for tuition-paying students.

    Application for majors 54.03.01 “Design”, 50.03.03 “History of Art”
  • June 19 - July 8, 2020 – Intramural, extramural and intra-extramural forms of study
  • August 7 - August 13, 2020 – Intramural, extramural and intra-extramural forms of study
  • September 1 - September 11, 2020 – extramural form of study
    Acceptance based on the results of entrance examinations conducted by RSUH.
  • June 19 - July 10, 2020 – Intramural, extramural and intra-extramural forms of study.
  • August 7 - August 11, 2020 – Intramural, extramural and intra-extramural forms of study.
  • September 1 - September 11, 2020 – extramural form of study.
    Acceptance based on the USE results only.
  • June 19 – July 26, 2020 – Intramural, extramural and intra-extramural forms of study.
  • August 7 – August 14, 2020 – Intramural, extramural and intra-extramural forms of study.
  • September 1 – September 18, 2020 –extramural form of study.

Where to apply?

Chayanova Str., building 15, korpus 2 (metro stations "Novoslobodskaya", "Mendeleevskaya")

    You can apply:
  • in person or by proxy (with a power of attorney);
  • by email inter@rggu.ru

Application documents

    List of required documents:
  • application letter and consent to personal data processing;
  • passport (copy of the first page and the page with the registration);
  • certificate / diploma of vocational education (copy or original); if applying based only on the results of Olympiads, the original of the diploma has to be submitted right away;
  • documents confirming special educational/admittance rights (copies);
  • documents confirming individual achievements;
  • 2 photos 3x4 (for those taking entrance tests at RSUH);
  • medical certificate 086/y (if applying to the majors “Psychological and pedagogical education” and “Pedagogy and psychology of deviant behavior”;
  • medical certificate of health status (annual medical examination results); document confirming negative HIV / AIDS test results.

Passport is needed to enter the territory of RSUH.

Documents required to receive an invitation (visa support letter) from RSUH

    You must provide the following data:
  • Purpose of visit to RSUH (studies)
  • Photocopy of the first page of the passport
  • Status (student)
  • Place of birth (country, city)
  • City in which you will be applying for a visa (any city where there is a Consulate of the Russian Federation)
  • Type of visa (single entry)
  • Exact dates of arrival and departure
  • Place of residence in Moscow (RSUH dorm, hotel or apartment)
  • Phone and email address where the invitation will be sent
    Contact Information:
  • Tel: +7 (499) 250-63-54
  • Fax: +7 (499) 251-10-70, 250-65-76
  • E-mail: welcome@rggu.ru

Can I apply simultaneously for several forms of education for a single major? do i need just one application for this?

In the application form you can check various forms of training (intramural, extramural and intra-extramural forms of study) and both the options for the state-financed (tuition-free) spot and tuition-based education. This all counts as one statement.


Do parents need to be present when i apply?

No, the presence of parents is optional, all the documents are accepted from the applicants themselves. However, the presence of parents is necessary when signing the tuition agreement, if the applicant is a minor.


Сan foreign citizens compete for state-financed (tuition-free) spots?

Yes, they can. Citizens of Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan have the right to compete for state-financed (tuition-free) spots on the same basis as citizens of the Russian Federation. In addition, compatriots living abroad permanently have this right also.

To confirm the compatriot status, the applicant must submit the documents (birth certificate, passport) proving that his/her ancestors (parents, grandparents) are/were citizens of the Russian Federation, or were born in the Russian Federation or the USSR.

To prove residence abroad, it is sufficient to have a foreign travel passport or documents confirming temporary residence on the territory of the Russian Federation.Those with refugee status or the residence permit cannot be considered as living abroad, and this right does not apply to them.


Is it possible to take an entrance test at rsuh instead of the use?

Foreign citizens have the right to take entrance tests instead of the USE (regardless of any previous USE results).


What materials can i use to prepare for RSUH entrance tests?

You can use the materials available on RSUH website, see Entrance Test Programs (B.A. and Specialist programs).


Which foreign language tests can i take (or which foreign language test results can i count) as part of the entrance test?

You can submit your USE language test results or take the test in any of the following four foreign languages​: English, German, French or Spanish.


Is there a way to transfer from other universities to RSUH?

Yes, there is. To do this, you must contact the Dean’s office of the faculty to which you want to transfer. The conditions and procedure for the transfer are determined by a special document, see the Procedure for the transfer, expulsion and re-admission of students. Request the information about the possibility of transfer from the Dean’s office in advance.


Is it possible to combine education at rsuh with education at a foreign university?

Yes, it is possible, if the student is involved in one of the international programs of RSUH. Students can do internships at foreign universities or organizations. In addition, there are international studies program and internships available through the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation.


Нow do i get accommodation in RSUH dorm?

Accommodation is provided on a mandatory basis for the students studying as part of the quota set by the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation. International students have the right to get accommodation in RSUH dorm, located at Kirovogradskaya Str., Bld. 25, korpus 1 (metro station “Ulitsa Akademika Yangelya”).

Rooms in the dorm are allocated depending on the results of the USE/entrance examinations in accordance with the Regulation on the procedure for allocating places in the student dormitory of RSUH in the 2020-2021 academic year.

Apply to reserve a room on the dorm’s website (click on "Apply for a room") beginning August 3, 2020. You can get all the necessary information about the dorm at the Student Affairs Department (Miusskaya Square 6, korpus 7, room 226), by phone: (495) 250-63-99 or by email hostel@rggu.ru


Do i need medical insurance and how much is it?

Yes, you do. All the information on insurance for international students can be obtained from the Office of International Relations, korpus 6, office 300, phone +7 (495) 250-65-16