ST. PETERSBURG STATE UNIVERSITY OF ECONOMICS (UNECON)
Programme: Inter-university cooperation agreementStudy period: 1-2 semesters (academic year: Sept-June)Target group: students from all study levels and faculties
Important information: Only students with foreign citizenships are accepted, i.e. students who have only Russian citizenship and study abroad even as full-time students cannot participate in the exchange program.
Language of instruction: mainly Russian, limited number of courses in English (International Semester)Language requirements: English language proficiency: at least level B2 on CEF scale; Russian proficiency at least level C1 (if taking courses in Russian)
Minimum ECTS requirement: Exchange students must take courses for at least 21 ECTS per semester.
Scholarship: free tuition at host institution
Applying to the host university: usually once a year, deadline in April (applications for the next academic year). If not all student places are filled, an additional competition may be announced in September (for the spring semester of the current academic year).
More information about the university: UNECON and infosheet.
Students selected by the UT grant committee must submit UNECON online application with required enclosures.