The academic year at BSU starts in September and ends in June (September 1 - June 30).
Students are required to get a student type of visa for studying at BSU.
For that, you should get involved into invitation procedure. Preparing an invitation is a free university service.
In order to get a visa invitation (for getting visa in the Russian Embassy or Consulate in your country of residence) you need to send us by post (664003, Russia, Irkutsk, 11 Lenin St., 3-201) or via e-mail (firstname.lastname@example.org):
Invitation application deadline:
Academic year start:
After getting BSU-invitation you should apply for study visa in the nearest Russian Embassy or Consulate in your country of residence.see list russian representations abroad
Depending on the country where your educational documents were obtained, going through the procedure of educational documents recognition may also be required.
For more detailed information on recognition and equivalence of documents of education and scientific degrees please go here.
Important! After your arrival in Irkutsk you should come to submit your originals of the documents first to:
Office 201, Bld. 3, 11 Lenin St., Irkutsk
Office 102, Bld.4 11 Lenin St., Irkutsk