20 July 2016

Russia – ASEAN University Forum

On September 1-2 the City of Vladivostok is honoured to be hosting the 1st Russia-ASEAN University Forum (UF ASEAN) organized by Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO University) in cooperation with Far Eastern Federal University (FEFU) and held at its venue.

The University Forum is expected to become one of the core events devoted to the 20th anniversary of the ASEAN-Russia Dialogue Partnership and will take place on the threshold of the Eastern Economic Forum.


20 July 2016

Integration Week 2016

International students are welcomed to join MGIMO integration weeks which start on August 23. Please follow the shedule below.


Before Departure 

  1. Please scan the Russian visa and send it to your coordinator at MGIMO
  2. Please send your photo in JPG (100 Kb) to your coordinator at MGIMO
  3. Please make and bring with you minimum 4 photos on dull papers
  4. Please contact your bank to check if  there is daily limit for withdrawal or payment on your card
  5. Please make sure you medical insurance covers all emergency cases as well as possible hospitalization 
  6. Please get familiar with Russian migration rules and requirements


20 July 2016

MGIMO Consolidates Its Position in BRICS QS Ranking

July 20th, the International rating agency QS published the latest edition of its annual ranking «QS University Rankings: BRICS — 2016». MGIMO made it into the top 50 in the ranking of the five countries and came 6th among Russian universities.

This BRICS rating, which assesses the performance of universities in Brazil, India, China, Russia and South Africa was launched, at the initiative of Russia’s Ministry of Education and Science, in March 2013 at the 5th BRICS forum. Since then, four rankings have been compiled and published.


19 July 2016

MGIMO and MIUC Sign Cooperation Agreement

July 19th, MGIMO welcomed the Dean of Marbella International University Centre in Spain Aurora Mateos. The sides signed a memorandum on academic exchange and cooperation between the two universities.

The guests were received by MGIMO’s Vice-Rector for Graduate and International Programs Andrey Baykov, the Vice-Rector for Legal and Administrative Issues Sergei Shitkov and the Associate Professor of European Law Ekaterina Torkunova.


16 July 2016

MGIMO Experts Visit Republic of Korea

July 10th to 16th, Russian Experts from MGIMO travelled to the Republic of Korea at the invitation of South Korea’s Ministry of Unification. The delegation comprised MGIMO’s Vice-Rector for Graduate and International Programs Andrey Baykov and the Head of the Department of Oriental Studies at MGIMO Dmitry Streltsov.

The guests attended several meetings with representatives of the Ministry of Unification, the Korea Institute for National Unification and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The Russian side presented the Russian position on settling the issues of the Korean Peninsula, commented on North Korea’s missile and nuclear programs and shared its views on how to ensure peace and stability in Northeast Asia. The Russian delegation visited the demilitarized zone.


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