THE STATE ACADEMIC UNIVERSITY
OF THE HUMANITIES
for international students
Study at the Russian Academy of Sciences

THE STATE ACADEMIC UNIVERSITY
OF THE HUMANITIES
for international student

Study at Russian Academy of Sciences

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Attach 4 files: 1) passport Scan 2) education document Scan 3) copies of diplomas or certificates of participation in various competitions and festivals 4) CV / Motivation letter.
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State Academic University of Humanities (GAUGN) was established on 24 February, 1994 and works on the basis of the Institutes of Russian Academy of Sciences. The major feature of GAUGN is integration of academic science into university educational process. It involves the participation of prominent Russian scholars.
About GAUGN
GAUGN is the place for communication of intellectual elite, the development of international, cultural and scientific communication, the research of social problems, the study and preservation of historical and cultural heritage, the development and implementation of new educational technologies.
The mission of GAUGN is to install the academic culture, provide the information management with skills in order to be able to change career map throughout your life.
GAUGN has adopted its development aimed at creating a world-class cluster of research and teaching with highest quality, output and a growing impact on Russian and global academic science.
Teaching staff recruited among Russia's and international leaders in their field of study
Ranked one of Russia's five leading universities of humanities
Small faculties & learning groups, tailored education
Standard of teaching
Top ranking
Individual approach
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Research-oriented teaching
Recognised BA, MA, and Ph.D. degrees
Field of study
Dedrees
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Why to choose GAUGN?
Select one of our faculties and BA/MA education programmes
Check if your prior education certificates will be sufficient and recognised in Russia
Prepare the documents you will need to submit
Submit your documents
Admissions
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Departments

Faculty of History
Faculty of Political Science
Faculty of Psychology
Faculty of Economics
Faculty of Sociology
Faculty of World Politics
Faculty of Law
Department of Oriental Studies
Faculty of Philosophy
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Russia.Study Programme
The Russian government runs the programme established to help talented international students to study at leading Russian universities without paying fees. As a state-recognised federal institution of higher education, GAUGN is part of this programm.

For further information contact with the Russian Embassy or Rossotrudnichestvo office in your country if you are eligible, and check deadlines and criteria of the programme.
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Scholarships
Government Scholarship
International students can apply to study at GAUGN for free through full-tuition scholarships. This merit-based scholarship will completely waive all tuition fees for selection full-degree Bachelor's and Master's programmes at GAUGN.

Please note that scholarships cover only the cost of tuition (≈ 300,000 rubles per year). All other expenses (including accommodation at the dormitories) must be covered by the student.
Rector's scholarship
GAUGN offers a full and partial scholarship to non-Russian national's applicants, based on the results of entrance examinations and portfolio.
Required documents for scholarship applicants are:
● Motivation letter
● Copies of diplomas, certificates, certificates of participation in conferences, competitions and festivals
● Publication list
● CV.
Travel Grant
GAUGN offers a scholarship to non-Russian national's applicants to attend one semester internship in university. The grant covers travel and accommodation expenses.


Accommodation Grant
Students usually live in double and triple roomsThe accommodation fee is set by the university. It may vary from 8,000 to 11, 500 rubles per month, depending on the quality of a room. It is a much cheaper option compared to a rental apartment. Average monthly rent for a furnished apartment is 25, 000 to 45,000 rubles per month.
Foreign citizens are provided with places in hostels only in the presence of the health insurance policy valid in the territory of the Russian Federation.


International applicants can receive for one grant at a time.
GAUGN offers a full and partial scholarship to non-Russian national's applicants for accommodation.
For CIS residents
Russia and several CIS countries have agreements on mutual recognition of education certificates. Residents of Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Moldova do not need to legalise the education certificates issued in their countries when applying to Russian universities

Accordingly, an academic degree awarded in Russia does not require the recognition procedure
in their home countries.
Russia and several CIS countries have agreements on mutual recognition of education certificates. Residents of Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Moldova do not need to legalise the education certificates issued in their countries when applying to Russian universities.

Accordingly, an academic degree awarded in Russia does not require the recognition procedure in their home countries.
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Our partners
Okayama University
(Japan)
Kibi International University
(Japan)
Cardiff Univercity
(Wales)
Belarusian State University
(Belarus)
Mongolian University of Humanities (Mongolia)
University of International Business (Kazakhstan)
Le Centre d'études franco-russe (France)
University of Tromsø - the Arctic University (Norway)
Gallery
We participate in many events and conduct a photo report on the life of the University and our students
Alisa Lobova
Contacts
International Relations Officer
Phone: +7 (499) 238-23-30
Email: alobova@gaugn.ru
Viktor Denisenko
International Relations Officer
Phone: +7 (499) 238-23-30
Email: vdenisenko@gaugn.ru
Vyacheslav Sutyrin
Vice-rector for international relations
Phone: +7 (499) 238-08-19
Email: vsutyrin@gaugn.ru
Entry Commission
Phone: +7 (499) 238-04-12
Email: priem@gaugn.ru
Maronovsky lane 26, 119049, Moscow, Russia