An applicant is to have the diploma of specialist degree/master degree or the postgraduate diploma (in case of having training in a postgraduate study). If an applicant had no training in postgraduate study, it is necessary for a foreign citizen to register as a trainee at the relevant department for writing a thesis research for no less than1 year.
The 3rd year of training in a postgraduate study /
1 year of traineeship:
within 10 months at least 60% the text of the thesis is to be written
within 9 months one is to get the certificate of passing the candidate examinations
within 8 months 100% of the thesis is to be written. The thesis has to be checked for anti-plagiarism
within 7 months one is to have at least 3 published articles in the journals from the List of HAC (The Higher Attestation Commission of the Russian Federation) on the subject of the thesis research.
within 6 months one is to pass the pre-defense of the thesis at the department where the work was performed. One is to collect the necessary documents required for submitting to the Dissertation Council
The application addressed to the Vice rector for scientific work
The application addressed to the Chairman of the Dissertation Council
List of scientific works
Conclusion of the organization
Excerpt of the approval of the thesis subject
Review of the research supervisor
Conclusion of Anti-plagiarism
within 5 months one is to post the thesis on RUDN University website, to submit documents to the Dissertation Council of the university.
within 4 months the thesis is to be accepted to reviewing in the Dissertation Council. One is to collect the documents, necessary at this stage.
Excerpt from the protocol of the Dissertation Council on the acceptance of the thesis to reviewing
The Attendance list of the Dissertation council members (acceptance to reviewing)
within 3 months the thesis is to be accepted for the defense in the Dissertation Council. One is to collect the document, necessary at this stage.
Inference of the expert commission
Excerpt from the protocol of the Dissertation Council on the acceptance of the thesis for defense
Attendance list of the Dissertation Council members (acceptance for defense)
Information on the official opponents
Information on the external reviewer
Extended abstract of dissertation
at least within 2 months before the defense, one is to post an announcement of the forthcoming defense on the HAC website. One is to collect the documents, necessary at this stage.
Letter to the official opponent
Letter to the external reviewer
1 month before the defense – preparation for the defense of the thesis
Reviews of the official opponents and the external reviewer
Reviews of the extended abstract of dissertation
1. Enrollment in postgraduate and medical residency programs