The official invitation issued by the Federal Migration Service of the Russian Federation on request of a Russian university / educational organization in original only sent to an applicant by post or courier. Faxed and scanned copies are not accepted.
     The HIV test certificate (may be taken at any medical institute).
     One passport size photo (3x4 sm.) with light background.
     Filled in and duly signed visa application form (A completed visa application form (one per person). Must be completed on Web portal (
     Valid Passport (should be valid at least for 1,5 year after the first day of the visa validity) with two empty (without any stamps, messages, etc.) pages facing each other .
     A duly filled payment slip, which is collected at the Visa Section at the moment of submission.