Academic Year 2020-2021

September 14, 2020 is the official start date of the academic year at FEFU, which will become non-standard due to the difficult epidemiological situation in the world.

To international students staying in Russia

The educational process is organized in the "blended learning" mode, including using electronic information and educational environment: lectures are transferred to a distance format, seminars and practical classes, which involve the full-time participation of students and teachers, are organized in classrooms that will be assigned to certain study groups, thus it will be possible to minimize the contact of students from different groups.

To international students staying abroad

The FEFU international students, who at the beginning of the academic year are not able to physically attend the classes on the FEFU campus, the individual educational process of learning in a distance format are provided. After the conclusion of all the pandemic restrictions, issuing invitations for obtaining a Russian visa for foreign citizens will be organized. This process usually takes at least a month, then during the waiting period, the international students continue their educational activities online.

Regulations to prevent the spread of COVID-19

FEFU strengthened measures to prevent the spread of coronavirus infection. The entrance to the hotel and educational and administrative buildings is possible only in masks. At the same time, the university provides everyone with reusable masks, and at the entrance to the educational buildings, you can get a disposable one.

Persons with signs of infectious diseases (fever, cough, runny nose) will not be admitted to the university. To monitor the health of visitors at the entrances to all buildings, thermometry is organized in a non-contact way, including using mobile automatic terminals. Hand sanitizers are located everywhere, information boards display COVID-19 prevention reminders, and special markings on the floor remind you of the need to maintain social distance.

On arrival at the FEFU campus

International students who will be able to come to Russia during the period of restrictions imposed by measures to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus infection will need to undergo mandatory 14-day isolation, with a 10-12-day examination.

The university prepared three buildings with a capacity of 273 seats to prevent the spread of coronavirus infection on the FEFU campus:

-          Building 2.2 for the quarantine on arrival;

-          Building 1.8 for the isolation (COVID-19 positive contact persons);

-          Building 2.3 for the isolations (with signs of infectious diseases).

In case of any questions or issues regarding your health, studying or any other issues, please contact the International Admission Center via email: or other convenient ways:

Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation and ROSPOTREBNADZOR

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