Russia PHD General

Russia’s colleges and universities are incredibly popular with international students. Universities are known for their educational standards. Certificates and accreditations from these universities and colleges are accepted all over the world. Government has come up with different student immigration policies to invite overseas students.


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Russia officially known as Russian federation is known for its glorious past and rich culture. The country has some of the top level universities and colleges.

Russian universities are known for their diversity in courses and the quality of education they impart on students. They ready the students for a better future and train them to face challenging work environment.

Foreign students who intend to study in Russia have to study Russian language for 1 year (preparatory training). This is not applicable for studying medicine, mechanical engineering, information technology, electrical technology or management.

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List of Popular PhD Courses in Russia

  • Doctor of Business Administration
  • Doctor of Education
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) – Arts
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) - Business and Law
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) – Education
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) - Engineering and Surveying
  • Doctor of Astronomy
  • Doctor of Clinical Dentistry
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) – Mathematics
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Accounting and Finance
  • PhD - Doctor of Philosophy in Management
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Biomedical Sciences Stream
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Chemical Sciences Stream

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List of some of the popular Russian Universities

  • Novosibirsk State Technical University
  • Novosibirsk State University
  • Omsk State Technical University
  • Russian Academy of Sciences
  • St. Petersburg State Technical University
  • St. Petersburg University
  • Tomsk State University
  • Tyumen State University
  • University of Pereslavl
  • Yakutsk State University

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Fees & Costs of Russian Colleges & Universities

Russian University charge more than 3500$ per semester

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Gap between the time of graduating from school, college or technical college and the time of entering any of the higher educational institutions of Russia should not exceed 3 years.

Medical examination can be asked.

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Documents Required

  • College admission letter
  • Valid passport
  • Sufficient funds
  • Photographs
  • Previous educational certificates
  • Valid test score card to prove English Language proficiency

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Visa Fee

Normal applications (7 calendar days):

£27.60 (inclusive of VAT)

Urgent applications (next working day service):

£34.80 (inclusive of VAT)

Disclaimer: Embassy can change the visa fee without prior notification. Please check before filing the visa application.

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Process Flow

Step 1: Sign up with Opulentus

Step 2: Receive registration kit

Step 3: Submit relevant and required documents to Opulentus

Step 4: Case officer prepare your file with the required documentation

Step 5: Documents along with final orientation will be given to the client

Step 6: Appointment date will be fixed by us and informed to you

Step 7: Submission of documents along with other required info like biometric fingerprints

Step 8: Expert advice and guidance on travelling, studying and settling in Russia

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Opulentus Fees, Costs & Refund Policy

Opulentus offers best services and has highly competitive and the best service fees. Our state-of-the-art Processing Centre processes over 5000 active cases from across the world at any given time. Opulentus offers best service in documentation and our processes are standard & process consultants are the best in the world.

Our service charges are standard and same across all our offices. We guarantee that you will be quoted a nominal and affordable price for the high class service we offer. Prices are determined by the company & are fixed for all clients, offices & cases without any discrepancies. Be assured of paying the right and best price – at par with all our 10000+ clients around the world.

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Opulentus Services

Our services include the following:

  • Case officer allocated by us will help you in filling visa application form and other documents
  • We will keep you informed about the required documents
  • Assistance in getting overseas travel insurance
  • Expert immigration officers at Opulentus will review your documentation
  • Expert advice and guidance on traveling, and other details about Russia will be provided

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Post Landing Services

Once the client receives his/her visa for studying in Russia, we offer post landing services. Our post landing assistance includes

  • Assistance in getting overseas travel insurance
  • Tips on how to settle and socialize in the university and university students

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Country Profile

  • Largest country in the world
  • Top Colleges & Universities
  • English spoken widely
  • Friendly people and society


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