International Applicants

How to apply? The procedure of applying, admission, enrollment

Undergraduate Programmes

Choose the Bachelor's Degree programmes on more than 15 faculties of the BSU

Master's Degree Programmes

The list of Master's Degree programmes including taught in English

Tuition Fees

Costs of programmes at different levels of education at the University

For foreign citizens of visa countries to enter the Republic of Belarus it is necessary to obtain an invitation to study at BSU and a study visa For foreign citizens of visa-free countries to enter the Republic of Belarus there is no need to get an invitation and study visa

To receive an invitation to study, you must:

  • Submit the application and necessary documents
  • Undergo a review and examination of submitted documents by the university administration
  • In case of positive approval of the invitation, obtain a study visa at the consular diplomatic missions and consular institutions of the Republic of Belarus at the place of residence of the candidate
The list of countries with visa-free entry to Belarus is available on the website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus or at the Belarusian consular office in your country

The procedure of enrollment of foreign citizens for training at the BSU according to the chosen specialty is carried out by

Department of International Relations of the BSU
Leningradskaya Str., 20, 4th Floor
(building of the Faculty of International Relations of Belarusian State University)
+375 (17) 209 53 95, +375 (17) 259 73 24
  • Questionnaire
  • Foreign passport, valid for the period of study. The passport used to enter the Republic of Belarus for studies is provided
  • Notarized copy of the Russian translation of your passport
  • Legalized in the country of issue (apostille) and recognized in the Republic of Belarus original documents on education with the passed subjects and received grades or scores
  • Notarized translations of educational documents into Russian (if the documents are not in Russian), copies of other certificates and certificates of completion of training courses, preparatory department, Russian language courses, foreign language courses, etc.
  • A medical certificate of health issued by the official health authority of the country from which the candidate is coming to study. The medical certificate must not be older than 6 months!
  • Notarized translation into Russian of the medical certificate (if the document is not in Russian)
  • Negative HIV–test certificate. The medical certificate must not be older than 6 months!
  • Notarized translation of the HIV–test certificate into Russian (if the document is not in Russian)
  • 6 photos 3х4
  • Medical insurance (except citizens of Armenia, Great Britain, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Uzbekistan, Ukraine, Russia, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan). Insurance can be arranged at the Department of International Relations of the BSU
  • For minors - birth certificate and a notarized translation of the certificate into Russian (if the document is not in Russian)

Notarized translations of documents into Russian are provided for all documents executed in a foreign language. Notarized translations of PASPORTS for foreign applicants will have to be made in the Republic of Belarus upon arrival (required by the migration services of the Republic of Belarus when registering foreign nationals).

The interview in Russian is held when entering the specialties open for training in Russian, in English - when entering the specialties open for training in English.

Interviews with foreign applicants are conducted in accordance with the schedule approved by the BSU Rector in the period from July 20 to August 1 and from August 25 to October 15.

Admission of foreign applicants to the BSU for training is carried out according to the results of the interview in Russian/English language, for applicants for a master's degree in addition — in the profile subject. 

Foreign citizens who were not able to successfully pass the interview in the Russian language can be enrolled at the Faculty of Pre-University Education of the  BSU to study at the Preparatory Department for Foreign Citizens. After studying at the Faculty of Pre-University Education of the BSU according to the results of positive examinations for the preparatory course, foreign citizens receive a certificate, which gives them the right to be enrolled in the chosen specialty in the BSU, as well as in other universities of the Republic of Belarus.

If a foreign citizen disagrees with the results of the interview, he/she has the right to appeal to the chairman of the admission committee on the day of the interview. A foreign citizen who was not able to come to the interview on the set date for a valid reason (illness or other unforeseen circumstances that prevented the participation in the interview and documented), by the decision of the admission committee shall be allowed to participate in the interview on another day within the time limit set by the schedule of the interview.

Tuition fees are paid in accordance with the training agreement in Belarusian rubles at the rate of the National Bank of the Republic of Belarus on the date of payment. You can pay for the training at the branch of Belinvestbank, located at the intersection of Bobruisk and Leningradskaya streets.

  • Medical Certificate for the registration in the BSU dormitory (issued immediately after the medical examination)
  • Medical Certificate of full medical examination (issued a few days after the medical examination)

After the order of enrollment and after paying the tuition you become a student of the BSU!

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Contact us

International Marketing and Ranking Office of the BSU

20-408 Leningradskaya Str., 220006 Minsk

+375 (17) 209 53 95

+375 (17) 259 73 24

apply@bsu.by