International cooperation

Main areas and forms of international cooperation of Vologda State University (VSU)

  • Implementation of joint scientific projects;
  • Organization of joint academic and scientific events, courses, conferences, seminars, symposia and lectures;
  • Academic and scientific exchange;
  • Exchange of students;
  • Exchange of bibliographic and other information materials of mutual interest;
  • Implementation of the Bologna Declaration ideas.  

Within the framework of academic and scientific exchange, VSU cooperates with universities, foundations and enterprises of Germany, France, Bulgaria, Austria, Italy, Poland, Finland, China, USA, Turkey, Belarus, Ukraine, Azerbaijan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, and Czech Republic.

The International Office of VSU engages in the development of international contacts, provides assistance in escorting delegations, conducts telephone negotiations with foreign partners, and organizes cultural programs for the reception of foreign delegations.

The International Office offers the students an opportunity to participate in academic programs of international exchange.

Contacts

The International Office of VSU: 15 Lenina street, office 104, 160000, Vologda, Russia. Tel.: +7 (8172) 72-23-67, e-mail: oms@vogu35.ru

International Office team

Name Position Telephone E-mail
Perron Vadim Evgenievich Head of the International Office +7 (8172) 72-23-67 perronve@vogu35.ru
Volynin SergeyAlexandrovich Leading Manager+7 (8172) 72-23-67volyninsa@vogu35.ru
Papina Margarita Konstantinovna Manager+7 (8172) 72-23-67papinamk@vogu35.ru

INFORMATION FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

International students upon arrival in the Russian Federation need to know some key rules to stay legally in the territory of the Russian Federation.

Please take this information with great responsibility. This may be very important for your further stay in the Russian Federation without any problems or other troubles with migration authorities.

  • International students upon arrival in the Russian Federation are obliged within 3 days from the date of crossing the border to provide their documents (passport and migration card) to the International Office (15 Lenina street, office 104, tel.: 7-8172-72-23-67) for registration in case they are staying in the university dormitory. If an applicant (international student) does not stay in the university dormitory, migration registration is solely their responsibility (i.e. an international student must be registered at the place of actual accommodation (Federal Law No. 163-FZ as of June 27, 2018). In this case, the International Office employees will help you get a registration.
  • Each time you leave the Russian Federation, you must notify the International Office. When returning to the Russian Federation, it is necessary to submit your documents for migration registration to the International Office once again (if you stay in the dormitory) or get registered with the migration authorities (if you do not stay in the dormitory).
  • The documents for the extension of registration (if you stay in the territory of the Russian Federation longer than 90 days) are accepted no later than 20 days before the end of registration.
  • The documents for visa extension are accepted 45 days before the expiration date of your visa.

Documents required for migration registration

  • Passport and copies of all its pages (with personal data, passport validity, visa);
  • Migration card and a copy of migration card;A copy of the previous notification of migration registration (if available);
  • Certificate which confirms study at VSU;
  • A copy of the study contract with the Vologda State University (if available).

Documents required for visa extension

  • Passport and copies of all pages of the passport with stamps;
  • Migration card and a copy of the migration card;
  • A copy of the notification of migration registration;
  • Receipt for state duty payment (1600 rubles.);
  • 1 photo (3×4);
  • Certificate confirming the fact of your studying at the VSU;
  • Copy of the study contract;
  • Violation of the rules of migration registration entails a fine and subsequent administrative liability for foreign citizens.

Contacts

VSU International Office:
(administrative building of VSU), 15 Lenina street, office 104,160000, Vologda, Russia Tel. +7 (8172) 72-23-67, e-mail: oms@vogu35.ru

INTERNATIONAL PARTNERS OF VOLOGDA STATE UNIVERSITY

Austria

Innsbruck University
Areas of cooperation: academic exchange, development of joint educational programs, scientific conferences.

Azerbaijan

Mathematics and Mechanics Institute of the National Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan
Areas of cooperation: exchange of bibliographic materials, joint publications, participation in joint scientific conferences, exchange of teachers, students and postgraduates, and development of joint educational programs.

Belarus

Francisk Skorina Gomel State University
Areas of cooperation: exchange of students; academic exchange; joint scientific and/or technical research.

Brest State Technical University
Areas of cooperation: exchange of students; academic exchange; exchange of scientific materials, publications, scientific information; implementation of joint scientific and/or technical research.

Belarusian State Technological University
Areas of cooperation: implementation of joint research projects and educational programs, organization of joint scientific events, courses, conferences, seminars, symposiums, and lectures.   Belarusian State UniversityAreas of cooperation: implementation of joint scientific projects, organization of joint scientific events, courses, conferences, seminars, symposiums and lectures, academic and scientific exchange, exchange of students, and exchange of bibliographic and other information.

Mozyr State Pedagogical University named after I.P. Shamyakin
Areas of cooperation: academic exchanges of scientific and pedagogical staff, students, undergraduates, graduate students; joint publication of textbooks, scientific articles, etc.

Baranovichi State University
Areas of cooperation: joint scientific, educational, social and cultural activities of universities.

Mogilev State A. Kuleshov University
Areas of cooperation: joint publications, projects, research, exchange of experience, academic exchange.

Institute of Law, Mogilev branch
Areas of cooperation: joint educational, scientific and methodological publications. Exchange of students, lecturers.

Bulgaria

Technical University of Varna
Areas of cooperation
: implementation of joint scientific projects, organization of joint scientific events, courses, conferences, seminars, symposiums and lectures, academic and scientific exchange, and exchange of students.

Varna Free University “Chernorizets Hrabar”
Areas of cooperation: international academic exchange, implementation of joint educational programs, and joint research activities.

Germany

FH Münster University of Applied Sciences
Areas of cooperation: coordination of cooperation in the field of education and scientific research.

University of Hildesheim
Areas of cooperation: joint work in the field of music and music theory; sciences related to culture; applied linguistics; and exchange of teachers and students.

EH Darmstadt. University of Applied Sciences
Areas of cooperation
: joint organization of the educational process and academic exchange.

Ruhr University, Bochum
Areas of cooperation: a framework agreement on implementation of the joint degree programs in the areas of “Computer Science and Engineering,” “Construction,” “Mechanical Engineering,” and “Management and Economics.”

Protestant University of Applied Sciences (EvH), Rheinland-Westfalen-Lippe
Areas of cooperation: exchange of knowledge and information about social work in Germany and the Russian Federation, joint research work, and scientific support of social infrastructure in the Vologda Oblast.

Ostfalia University of Applied Sciences
Areas of cooperation: a framework agreement on cooperation.

Italy

Sapienza, University of Rome
Areas of cooperation
: implementation of exchange programs for undergraduate and graduate students; academic exchange; organization of joint research projects; and exchange of scientific data and publications.

China

Xi’an University
Areas of cooperation
: academic exchange.

Liaoyuan Vocational and Technical Institute
Areas of cooperation: implementation of research, educational, social, and cultural activities.

Jiangxi Pedagogical College
Areas of cooperation: academic exchange, cooperation in the field of educational activities, and intercultural activities.

Poland

University of Zielona Góra
Areas of cooperation: academic exchange and implementation of joint projects and programs.

University of Silesiain Katowice
Areas of cooperation: organization of joint scientific events, courses, conferences, seminars, symposiums and lectures; academic and scientific exchange; exchange of students; and exchange of bibliographic materials.

USA

Texas State University, San Marcos
Areas of cooperation: academic cooperation; implementation of scientific relations; development of international contacts; and international cooperation.

Wayne State University
Areas of cooperation: academic cooperation, implementation of scientific relations and contacts, and international cooperation.  

Tajikistan

Tajik National University
Areas of cooperation: organization of joint academic events, courses, conferences, seminars, symposiums and lectures; academic and scientific exchange; exchange of students; and exchange of bibliographic materials.

Avicenna Tajik State Medical University
Areas of cooperation: Cooperation between related departments: Department of biomedical engineering of VSU and Department of medical and biological physics of Tajik State Medical University.  

Khujand State University named after academician Bobodzhon Gafurov
Areas of cooperation: improvement of the educational process, exchange of teaching materials, curricula, programs, academic exchange, joint research and development.

TurkeyAcademy of Tourism Antalya
Areas of cooperation: academic exchange and implementation of joint projects and programs.

Ukraine

Berdyansk State Pedagogical University
Areas of cooperation: academic exchange and implementation of joint projects and programs.

Uzbekistan

Almazar Polytechnic Professional College
Areas of cooperation: professional orientation of students, academic and scientific exchange, and organization of joint events.

Finland

Lappeenranta University of Technology (LUT-University)
Areas of cooperation: implementation of joint educational programs, joint research work, publications, and academic and scientific exchange.

Czech Republic

University of Ostrava
Areas of cooperation: implementation of joint scientific projects, academic and scientific events, courses, conferences, seminars, symposiums, lectures; academic and scientific exchange; exchange of students; and exchange of bibliographic materials.

Network Cooperation Agreement

Linguistic University of Nizhny Novgorod

Address: ul. Minina 31a, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, 603155

The Landesspracheninstitut (LSI) at the Ruhr University Bochum (Germany)

Address: Laerholzstr. 84, 44801 Bochum

Cooperation focus: development and implementation of joint educational programs, joint research, publications, development and implementation of e-learning technologies.

International Consortium Agreement for the study of the German language and culture of Germany “Netzwerk D”

Partners:

  • The Landesspracheninstitut (LSI) at the Ruhr University Bochum (Germany);
  • Vologda State University (Vologda, Russia);
  • Vyatka State University (Kirov, Russia);
  • Linguistic University of Nizhny Novgorod (Nizhny Novgorod, Russia);
  • Northern (Arctic) Federal University named after M. V. Lomonosov “(Arkhangelsk, Russia);
  • Smolensk State University” (Smolensk, Russia);
  • Tver State University” (Tver, Russia);
  • Yaroslavl State Pedagogical University named after K. D. Ushinsky (Yaroslavl, Russia).

Cooperation foci: networking in the field of improving the educational process and increasing the status of the German language as a language of culture and science in the Russian educational space, the introduction of e-learning and distance learning technologies in the educational process based on the educational and training platform LSI.online Deutsch, teacher training, conferences, seminars, summer academies.

Foundations and organizations

  • Romualdo del Bianco Foundation (Italy) is a non-profit institution for the development of cultural and scientific relations with Universities from different countries.
    Cooperation includes exchange of students and teachers, internships, competitions, seminars, exhibitions;
  • EURODIR-Association of European universities, training managers for social care institutions;
  • German Academic Exchange Service DAAD (Regional offices in Moscow and St. Petersburg);
  • Goethe-Institute St. Petersburg;
  • British Council in St. Petersburg.