30 Марта 2021

How to Enter Russia

Dear students!

​Currently, according to the Decree of the Government of the Russian Federation from 16 March 2021 №635-r "On Temporary Restriction of Entry into the Russian Federation of Foreign Citizens and Stateless Persons and Temporary Suspension of the Issuance of Visas and Invitations" citizens of the United Kingdom, Tanzania, Turkey, Switzerland, Egypt, Maldives, the United Arab Emirates, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, the Republic of Korea, Cuba, Serbia, Japan, Seychelles, Ethiopia, Vietnam, India, Qatar, Finland, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Greece, Singapore and persons holding a residence permit or any other document attesting to the right of permanent residence in those States, are permitted to enter the Russian Federation through the air border checkpoints of the Russian Federation. 

From April 1st, six additional countries will be added to the list: Germany, Sri Lanka, Syria, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan and Venezuela.

Hence, Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation expresses its readiness and willingness to host students who are residents of the above-mentioned countries.

If you wish to enter Russia and continue full-time offline studies at the Financial University, you MUST NOTIFY the International Students and Faculty Department  (ISO@fa.ru) of the date of your arrival at the border crossing points in at least 10 days!

Moreover, you MUST HOLD a negative COVID‑19 PCR test certificate for a test taken no more than 72 hours before departure. Travellers MUST BRING an official, printed certificate in English or Russian to check in.

We are excited to welcome you back at the Financial University!