Education in Russia
During the recent decades Russia has become an extensively growing education market both for local and international students due to its strong academic programs that provide profound knowledge in numerous disciplines of technical and humanitarian fields.
Preschool programs both in public and private kindergartens offer great education opportunities for children aiming at maximizing their abilities and developing basic skills. Additional preschool education is highly popular in Russia nowadays, be it creative art or sport activities, both they provide quality preschool learning so important for further education at primary and secondary school, the latter one is considered to be completed once the students pass Unified State Examinations on multiple disciplines which is at the same time a door to higher education institution as the USE results are accepted by Russian universities.
The current higher education integration processes strive for improving the quality of education and ensure competitiveness of graduates in the local and international labor market by combining financial, technological, and intellectual resources.
In addition to 2-level vocational higher education programs of master and bachelor degrees one can apply for a further MBA education, which can be offered by a number of Russian universities as dual MBA degree, which means the students can take a diploma of the foreign university once the education process in Russia is complete.
No doubt, Russia is a great destination for students from around the world. With its large territory the country has hundreds of universities in major cities one can choose from. The Russian government scholarships annually attract a great number of international students. However, all disciplines are taught primarily in Russian, therefore the applicants should have good language skills. There is a great variety of universities and language schools throughout the country offering online Russian language classes for overseas students.