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Exchange & Visiting Students Support

Download the Handbook for International Students


Student International Mobility Office (SIMO)

We are part of the Department of Internationalisation 

  • Visiting hours:
    Mon.— Wed., 10:00 — 13:00
    Thu. — Fr., 14:00 — 17:00
Tatiana Gremiakina

Incoming mobility coordinator

phone: +7 (495) 772-9590, then dial extension 27806
Valeriya Sokolova

Deputy Director of SIMO/Coordinator of 'Semester in Moscow' programme

phone: +7 (495) 772-9590, , then dial extension 27668

Full Degree Students Support

Due to amendments to the Federal Law "On legal status of foreign nationals in Russian Federation", international students arriving or planning to arrive in Russia to stay for more than 90 days must undergo medical examination, fingerprint registration and photographing.


read more about the new procedures

Download the Handbook for International Students


International Student Support Centre (ISSC)

We are part of the Department of Internationalisation 


  • Working hours:
    Mon.— Fri., 10:00 — 19:00
  • Emergency Line (24/7):
    +7 (985) 040-13-55
phone: +7 (495) 772-9590*27661
phone: +7 (495) 772-9590*27660
phone: +7 (495) 772-9590*27671
phone: +7 (495) 772-9590*27662

International Student Projects

Campus Life

News and announcements

We invite all HSE students and alumni from India to join our Indian programme as part of the Asia Festival at HSE University.
January 20
How to cope with the new culture? What activities and events does HSE University offer its international students? How to deal with rules and paperwork? Students from different countries and educational programmes at HSE University-St Petersburg shared their memories about life at the university in 2022.
January 12
HSE University strives to be part of the international academic community, follow world educational standards, and provide students with ample opportunities. Students of HSE University-St Petersburg have well-developed cross-cultural communication skills thanks to international educational programmes, participation in international academic mobility and double-degree programmes, and daily interaction with students from all over the world. The International Office reports on the results of international activity in 2022.
December 30, 2022