STEP-BY-STEP
ADMISSIONS GUIDE
1
APPLICATION PROCEDURE
Select a course HERE and click on the APPLY button.
It is recommended to pay close attention to application deadline.
2
TEST
Within 3 working days after receiving your application, we will contact you at the e-mail address specified in the application.
You will be asked to complete a test accompanied by the guidance notes in order to help us determine the level of your language skills in advance. If you are a total beginner, proceed directly to step 3.
3
CONTRACT
As soon as your test is marked, we will send you a calculation and the terms of the contract provided there is a group with an appropriate level for you to join.
Once we receive a signed copy of your contract, we will register it at the university and send you a scan of the final version of the contract.

4
PAYMENT
You can make your first payment when you receive a scan of your registered contract. Bank details for money transfer are indicated on the last page of the contract. If you are currently based in Novosibirsk, you can choose to pay through the university cahier in cash (rubles) or by card.
5
INVITATION AND VISA
After receiving the confirmation of your payment, the International Department of NSU will submit an application for an invitation which will be issued by the Migration Service of the Russian Federation.
It usually takes from 4 to 6 weeks to prepare an invitation
As soon as we have your invitation, we will send you an electronic copy of the document to the email address provided.
When you receive the invitation, you can apply for a visa at the embassy indicated in the application form.
Visa processing usually takes from one to two weeks.
6
TICKETS AND ARRIVAL
When your visa is ready and you have paid for your travel tickets, you should send us a scanned copy of your visa and a copy of your ticket to Novosibirsk.
We will then send you some further instructions and recommendations as to your first steps on arrival.
We look forward to welcoming you in the heart of Siberia!