How to Apply?

Step-by-step application process:

  1. Choose the program.

  2. Submit the scanned documents.

  3. Pass the exams.

  4. Receive our acceptance letter and the study invitation.

  5. Apply for a student visa.

When You Arrive…

  1. Move into your residence.

  2. Go to the International Office and take all your documents with you.

  3. Buy your health insurance.

  4. Register and pay your tuition fees.

  5. Get compulsory medical check-up.

Visa and Migration

All the documents for the visa extension must be submitted 30 days (1month) before visa valid date.

If the visa is valid till October 20, the documents for visa extension must be submitted by September 20.( Visa and migration office, main building, off. 351).

Set of documents necessary for visa extension:

  • passport with valid visa;
  • migration card;
  • registration card;
  • paid state duty bill;
  • visa application form (filling the form is carried out in off. 351, main building);
  • copy of enrollment order or study agreement;
  • medical insurance, valid on the territory of the Russian Federation
  • photo 3x4 cm.

Association of International Students (AIS)

“Multinationality is our beauty, our strength, our wealth”

Since its opening on the 23rd of December, 2013, Chelyabinsk branch of the Association of International Students (AIS) has been working successfully at South Ural State University.

The Association of International Students has a regional presence through more than 30 branches across the country. The main tasks of AIS are to help international students in their adaptation to the new environment, to help them solve the problems and issues related to studying, accomodation and leisure, legal and social protection.

The activity of the branch embraces not only the students of South Ural State University but also the international students from other universities of the city and the region. There are no special rules to enter the Association, which means that every student can be an AIS member.

Chelyabinsk AIS branch headquarters is located in the 3rd dormitory on the university campus and the access to it is free for all international students.

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Learn More

Haven't found what you've been looking for? Ask our staff!

Application process – applicant[at]susu[dot]ru

Visa and migration - davydovama[at]susu[dot]ru

Insurance - davydovama[at]susu[dot]ru

Other questions – applicant[at]susu[dot]ru


International Affairs Division

off. 913, 76, Lenina prospect, Chelyabinsk, Russia, 454080

+7 (351) 267-97-89
+7 (351) 267-97-98
+7 (351) 267-97-99
+7 (351) 265-38-04

Visa and Migration office

off. 351, 76, Lenina prospect, Chelyabinsk, Russia, 454080

+7 (351) 272-30-86

Center for Recognition of Foreign Educational Qualifications

off. 028, 76, Lenina prospect, Chelyabinsk, Russia, 454080 +7 (351) 272-30-74


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