Our Programs

Please check out our educational programs first.
You can also download our General Medicine Brochure here.

How to apply?

Please send your admission requests to

To apply for the programs of the School of Medicine and Life Sciences it is necessary to send the following documents to  :

1. Foreign passport copy/scan;
2. Academic certificate of candidate’s previous education (if it’s not in English or in Russian, it should be translated to one of these languages).

We also have an application fee of 3500 Russian Rubles; the admissions office will guide you on how to make this payment, and what are the other steps necessary for admission.

Please also check this page for more detailed info.

Entrance exams

We have entrance exams, Chemistry and Biology. The entrance exams are in English, in the online form; pass result is 40% or better. Entrance exams will be held in several waves, so dates may differ.

Exams contain several types of questions: single choice, multiple choice (MCQ), short text questions. Please click here for the sample of exam questions. Please click here for the exams synopsis.

When does the studying start?

Academic year begins on the 19th of September, but for first year students actual studying usually starts approx. 1-2 weeks later to give them enough time to finish all arrival formalities. So, the best time to arrive is between 18th and 23rd of September (after the Eastern Economic Forum is over, which will end on the 15th of September).

Tuition fee

Tuition fees for the 2023/2024 study year are set as follows:
General Medicine Specialist program (6 years): 400 000 Russian Rubles (equivalent of ~4500 USD) per year.
Biomedicine Bachelor program (4 years): 300 000 Russian Rubles (equivalent of ~3500 USD) per year.
Clinical and Experimantal Pharmacy Specialist program (5 years): 320 000 Russian Rubles per year.
Molecular and Cell Biology Master program (2 years): 330 000 Russian Rubles per year.

Accommodation fee is the approximate equivalent of 650 USD per year; mess is not included.

Application deadline

All admission procedures should be over by the 31st of August, so the best date to apply is before the 20th of August.

If you need visa support, please contact the Admissions Office before the 31st of July.

Transfer students

We can accept transfer students from other universities if they are active students at the moment (i.e. we can't accept expelled students).

The list of documents required for the transfer:

1. Academic certificate;
2. Personal data processing consent;
3. Passport copy;
4. Application.

All these documents should be sent to the email

Please see this page for a more detailed instruction.

Visa support

Please mind, that citizens of most foreign countries require a Russian visa to enter the country. Please see this page for information.

Upon arrival, please address our visa office to get a 1-year multi-entrance visa. Please also don't forget to extend this visa annually not later than 1 month before the expiry date.

Do you have any questions?

If you have any questions, please check our frequently asked questions & answers section.

Your contact person:
For medical and biological programs, please contact Mr. Sergei Titov (email: