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Head of the Foreign Citizens Educational Centre: Zoya Viktorovna Mankovskaya, candidate of philological sciences, associate professor

The Foreign Citizens Educational Centre (FCEC) is a structural unit of the Department for International relations at Moscow State Forest University.

It was set up in 2006 to help foreign citizens to the enter Moscow State Forest University or other Russian institutions of higher education.

FCEC Mission

  • signing interstate agreements;
  • arranging inter-academic (cross-cultural) exchange;
  • maintaining contacts with foreign universities and organizations;
  • running pilot educational projects for foreign citizens (financed from federal or private applicants’ sources)

FCEC enlists foreign citizens from the CIS countries (Armenia, Turkmenistan, Georgia, Kirgizstan, Kazakhstan, Abkhasia and Moldova) as well as non-CIS countries (Guinea, Nigeria, China, Vietnam, India, Iran, Mongolia, Senegal, Burkina Faso, etc.) in all Departments of Moscow State Forest University in accordance with the agreements with the Ministry of Education and Science in Moscow and Exchange programmes.

FCEC helps foreign applicants to prepare the documents for submission and escorts applicants to the place of testing. It also coordinates and monitors students’ academic progress and arranges their extra-curriculum activities.

Foreign citizens have the opportunity to do Bachelor Degree, Master Degree, Post-graduate courses and Doctorate programmes at Moscow State Forest University.

Tuition is conducted in Russian.

Applicants, who don’t know the Russian language, can study Russian as a foreign language at the Preparation Department. Apart from the Russian language course applicants can do short-term courses on Maths, Economics, Physics, IT to pass their Entrance Test successfully.

FCEC also offers programmes for those who plan to get The 1st Certificate in Russian (which is a must for embarking on Bachelor and Master courses) and The 2nd Certificate in Russian (which is necessary for post-graduate and doctorate students).

FCEC is accredited to conduct The State Testing in the Russian language to help foreign citizens to get the Russian Citizenship.

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