Admission rules for foreign citizens who wish to be accepted to the undergraduate and graduate programs at Kazan Innovative University named after V. G. Timiryasov (IEML) are established by the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation. They function in accordance with the international treaties of the Russian Federation and intergovernmental agreements of the Russian Federation at the expense of the budget of the Russian Federation (within limits of the federal quota), as well as contracts with tuition fee paid by individuals and (or) legal entities.
When applying for admission to the University foreign citizens are required to provide the following documents:
All translations to Russian should exactly repeat the first and the last name of the applicant specified in the entry visa.
Тraining at KIU (IEML) is conducted in Russian.
One of the following documents may serve to certify that a candidate possesses sufficient Russian language ability for studies at the University:
a) Certificate of secondary education from a school where teaching is conducted in Russian
b) Certificate of completing the preparatory faculty of the State System of pre-university training.
c) The Certificate of the State System of Russian testing for foreigners. Level 1 (Bachelor and Specialist Diploma Programmes) or Level 2 (Masters and Doctoral Programs).
If you do not speak Russian, you have to take the one-year language training course at KIU (IEML) Russian Language Preparatory Department. Studies at Preparatory Department are not included in the general University curriculum.
A foreign citizen wishing to be enrolled to the undergraduate program is required to provide a state approved certificate of a secondary (full) general education, secondary vocational education or higher professional education, or a document of a foreign country certifying the level of education and (or) qualification, recognized by the Russian Federation as equal to either certificate of a secondary (full) general education, secondary vocational education or higher professional education.
A foreign citizen wishing to be enrolled to the graduate (MA) programs is required to provide a Bachelor's degree certificate, a higher education (specialist) certificate, a Master's degree certificate or a foreign certificate of education and (or) qualification, recognized by the Russian Federation as an equivalent of a Bachelor's degree, a higher education (specialist) degree, or a Master's degree.
Enrollment of foreign students for training on undergraduate programs depends on the results of entrance examinations in the relevant general subjects; the form of the examinations is determined by the University.
Students who plan to stay in Kazan for three months or longer must undergo a medical examination and obtain a medical certificate.
1st of July
Please send the scanned copies of the documents and completed application form to: firstname.lastname@example.org