Pre-university Foundation Program

Would you like to study at a Russian university? Take your first step with the Pre-University Foundation Program of Petrozavodsk State University. At PetrSU you can start or continue learning the Russian language and study specific subjects in different areas in order to prepare for studying on Bachelor’s, Specialist’s or Master's degree programs at PetrSU or any other Russian university.

Specialization of the programs:

  • medicine
  • engineering and technologies
  • humanities
  • economics
  • natural sciences

Period of training: 1 academic year (October – June)

  • The 1st semester: Russian
  • The 2nd semester: Russian + professional subjects referred to your future field of study (depending on the chosen full-degree program specialization)

After you complete the program, you can apply for PetrSU BA, MA and Specialist’s programs.

  • Study fee at the Preparatory Faculty 2023-2024: 145 000 rubles
  • Accommodation at the dormitory: 700 rubles per month (about 8000 per academic year).

The tuition fee can be covered by the scholarship provided for the foreigners by the Government of the Russian Federation.

Apply now

Last updated: 10.08.2023