YuSU preparatory department opened its door

A preparatory department for teaching Russian language to international applicants is opened at YuSU. The first learners are 12 students from Zambia. After taking a preparatory course, prospective students can apply to YuSU.

The compulsory program includes studying Russian as a foreign language, as well as a certain number of academic hours of physics and mathematics. The training will take place from February to June on the basis of the ZOOM online platform. After Coronavirus-Related Restrictions, applicants will have the opportunity to continue their studies offline.

After finished the intensive course, students will have to pass an exam to obtain a certificate that will allow them to apply to Yugra State University as applicants in the fields of study of "Construction", "Ecology" and others. They will have the opportunity to study within the quota allocated by Federal Agency for the Commonwealth of Independent States Affairs and International Humanitarian Cooperation "Rossotrudnichestvo", with the support of the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation.

“There is a special platform for international students in Russia (https://russia-edu.ru/?_=1612268858980). "Yugra state university provides data on the number of quoted places every year",says Anna Brovina, YuSU's Vice-Rector for Youth Policy and External Relations. Within the quota, the student studies for free, and can also apply for all types of scholarships."

Yugra State University already has a confirmed quota for the next year - these are three people from Ghana who are now studying Russian. In September, applicants will become full-time students of YuSU in the field of "Oil and Gas Engineering".