Step 5. Prepare a full document package and obtain a visa
After RUDN University receives the payment on the offer contract it launches the invitation process for a student visa. Depending on your country of residence it takes from several weeks to 1,5 months.
As soon as the invitation is ready we will inform you about its number.
Apply to the Consulate of the Russian Federation to submit the documents for a student visa and say the invitation number.
When waiting for the invitation, prepare a full document package to submit to the University as soon as you arrive in Russia:
Original degree certificate legalized according to established procedure and its translation into Russian;
Original supplement to the degree certificate legalized according to established procedure and its translation into Russian;
Original passport and its translation into Russian;
Readme! Translations of degree certificates must be notarized or verified in the Russian Foreign Missions (Embassy, Consulate)
Certificate of the HIV-negative status and AIDS-negative status verified by the official agency of the resident country of the candidate;