Alumni worldwide

Among MGIMO graduates – presidents, foreign ministers, prime ministers, ambassadors of Russia and foreign countries.

MGIMO Eminent Graduates State and public figures

Ilham Aliyev

President of Azerbaijan

Kassym-Jomart Kemeluly Tokayev

President of Kazakhstan

Sergey Lavrov

Minister of Foreign Affairs of Russia

Miroslav Lajcak

Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of Slovakia

Maroš Šefčovič

European Commissioner for the Energy Union

Irina Bokova

Director-General of UNESCO (2009–2017)

Štefan Füle

European Commissioner for Enlargement and European Neighbourhood Policy (2010–2014)

Munkh-Orgil Tsend

Minister of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia

Yury Fedotov

Executive Director, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime

Sergei Prikhodko

Aide to the Prime Minister of the Russian Federation

Anton Vaino

Head of the Presidential Administration

Konstantin Kosachev

Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on Foreign Affairs

Yuri Ushakov

Aide to the President of the Russian Federation

Boris Titov

Entrepreneurs’ Rights Commissioner for the President of the Russian Federation, Chairman of the Board of Founders of All-Russian Public Organization “Business Russia”

Vladimir Medinsky

Aide to the President of the Russian Federation

Representatives of big business

Alisher Usmanov

Founder of “USM Holdings”, Deputy Chairman of the Board of Trustees

Vladimir Potanin

CEO of “Interros”, CEO and Chairman of the Board of “Norilsk Nickel” MMC, Deputy Chairman of the Board of Trustees

Patokh Chodiev

Board member of the Eurasian Bank, Co-owner of “ENRC” PLC (Eurasian Natural Resources Corporation) and “IMR” (International Mineral Resources) companies

Mikhail Kuzovlev

First Deputy Chairman — Member of the Board, State Development Corporation VEB.RF

Sergey Mikhailov


Dmitry Konov

Chairman of the Management Board of PJSC SIBUR Holding