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Studies at Russian universities will start on the 1st of September 2020 in offline format

08/17/2020
On the 11th of August 2020 the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of Russia announced that the 2020/2021 academic year at Russian universities will start on the 1st of September in the traditional offline format – students will attend classes in person. Foreign students will be able to attend all courses after a two-week quarantine and mandatory medical examination. Studies will be held in compliance of all necessary precautions. The Ministry underlined that special attention would be paid to the preparation of student hostels and refectories in accordance with all the recommendations of the Russian government.
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Sports activities at universities in the 2020/2021 academic year will take place mainly outdoors, classrooms will be disinfected, students and professors are supposed to check their temperature regularly. A whole range of measures has been developed so that thousands of students could, as usual, start or continue getting Russian higher education recognized all over the world, and get closer to their dreams.

Moreover, on the 11th of August 2020, the world's first COVID-19 vaccine was registered in Russia, it’s called “Sputnik V”. It will greatly speed up the process of returning to usual life. With the invention of the vaccine, Russia has confirmed its high status as a world medical power. Russian medical education is widely known as one of the world’s leading, and millions of high school graduates from different countries dream to get in Russian medical universities. A wide choice of medical programs is provided by Russian state universities of RACUS group for foreign youth.

Admission for the 2020/2021 academic year is still open!