Applicants must have a high school diploma with excellent grades and be fluent in English, proved by the IELTS test with a score of at least 5.5 (or equivalent) with a minimum of 5.0 in writing or any other international test. If a student have not got the certificate, which proves his\her level of English, he\she has the opportunity to pass the English test at TSU due to the schedule.  
How to apply
To apply, please click here. Don't forget to include:
  • a certified copy of your original high school diploma including a grade list, along with an official English translation
  • proof of at least an overall 5.5 on an IELTS exam (or equivalent) with a minimum of 5.0 in writing (if you have)
  • A short motivation letter (500 words) outlining why you are interested in the Foundation Programme and which Tomsk State University bachelor or master programme you would like to enroll in.
  • an updated Curriculum Vitae
Application deadlines
We receive applications on a rolling basis.
The tuition fees for 2018 are           . This does not include costs for textbooks, housing and other costs regarding the chosen programme.
Early bird application
If you apply for the Foundation programme and confirm your attendance at Foundation Programme before 15th June, you will receive a       roubles deduction on your tuition fee.