The academic year at LMSU starts in September and ends in June (01.09-30.06).
All faculties provide full-time studies for BS, MS and Specialist programs. Post-graduate studies can be full-time or part-time. Most programs at Moscow State University are taught in Russian. To provide the appropriate level of Russian for the entrance exam and the further successful apprehension of the curriculum, we recommend a preparatory course of Russian language at LMSU Institute of Russian Language and Culture.
The applicants enroll to undergraduate and graduate programs according to the results of the entrance examinations in (1) Russian language and (2) specialty. In advance and BEFORE uploading the document online or coming to Moscow, the applicants should contact the faculty international office for all necessary information: educational programs, dates and requirements for the exams, papers for admission and visa, and other details of academic process and arrival to university campus.
COVID-19 update: as of November, 2020, entry to the territory of Russian Federation is allowed only from the territory and only for citizens of the following countries: Abkhazia, Belarus, Cuba, Egypt, Ethiopia, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Maldives, Serbia, Seychelles, South Korea, South Ossetia, Switzerland, Tanzania, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom.