To get a Russian visa, a foreign national or stateless person has to receive an invitation from the university. To issue the invitation, the Department of International Education and Cooperation needs the following documents/information about the person: 

  1. Scanned copies of the first passport page and the page with dates of passport issue/expiry valid for at least 1.5 years from the date of entering the Russian Federation (please, send the copies as an attachment to an e-mail message).

  2. Name of the institution/company with the address where the person is employed (if applicable).

  3. Position in the institution/company (if applicable).

  4. Home address.

  5. Period of visa validity (planned period of stay in Russia).

  6. City to apply for the visa (city where the Russian Consulate is available).

  7. Postal address where the original of invitation should be posted to (please, indicate the zip code and contact telephone number).

These data should be e-mailed to the contact person at the Department of International Education and Cooperation.