The Maurice Thorez Institute of Foreign Languages
Moscow State Linguistic University

Department for International Cooperation and Internationalization

Dear colleagues,

June 16, 2020: Decree of the President of the RF “On temporary measures concerning the legal status of foreign citizens and stateless persons in the Russian Federation in connection with the threat of the further spread of the new coronavirus infection (COVID-19)”.

Up to September 15, 2020 the following documents that expire in the indicated period are considered valid:

visa, temporary residence permit, residence permit, migration card with the expiration date stamped in it, a work permit.


Department for International Cooperation and Internationalization is responsible for stable development of MSLU international cooperation with universities and international institutions around the world in the field of higher education.

Our main goal is to establish integration of the University in international educational space and progress towards the standards of the global system of higher education, to broaden the scope of educational and scientific activity.


Irina Shokina

Head of the Department

Tel.: +7 (495) 708 36 41

* If you are interested in undergraduate and graduate studies, preparatory faculty and Russian government scholarship please contact Institute of International Educational Programs at

Useful links:

- Russian Language and Culture Summer School 2020

- Russian language courses

- Information for exchange students

- MSLU's Partner Universities