Institute of Asian and African studies at Moscow State University welcomes!

Dear foreign students!

The international department of the Institute of Asian and African Studies (IAAS) of Moscow State University welcomes you! We have designed this website to make your application, study process, and cultural immersion into Russian culture more comfortable. Study at the IAAS offers you not only the variety of educational opportunities but also combines many out-of-the class programs which will make your stay in RCultural events at IAASussia more saturated.

During the educational process at the IAAS we try to help our students to connect and interact through different cultural events, international meetings and conferences, organized trips to Russian sights and cultural points of interest.


Through this website, we would like to give you the necessary information about MSU’s educational process, events, campus life, community’s information and basics for the new students. Also, we offer information about career and internship opportunities for your students.

We hope your stay in Russia will bring you more educational and cultural experience through all period of your study.


International department