Exchange programme with the Faculty of Economic Sciences of Lomonosov Moskow State University

The Lomonosov Moskow State University was founded in 1755 and still holds its reputation as the leading university in Russia. The Lomonosov University is divided into 20 faculties and 8 research institutes, and has 41,000 enrolled students, 2,000 of which are international students. The Faculty of Economic Sciences was founded in 1941, but can look back on a 200-year tradition in the education of the economic sciences. Today, there are more than 2,000 Bachelor and Master students and approx. 400 doctoral candidates. The Faculty offers a broad spectrum of courses in economics and business at the Bachelor's and Master's levels. The year of study is divided into the winter semester (September to January) and the summer semester (February to June). All courses are held in Russian.

The exchange programme offers:

  • A tuition-free exchange semester
  • Assistance with applications for a Go-East Scholarship of the DAAD (

Application deadline: Please see Important dates and application forms. There you will also find more detailed information on the application procedure and can download the application form.

University Lomonossov-University Moscow
City Moscow
Population 12 Mio.
Suitable for
No. of Students 41.000.000
Academic year

1st Semester: Septemper - January

2nd Semester: February - June

Required Language skills Russian
Language of instruction Russian, only a few classes in English (primarliy Bachelor)
Helpful Links Unterstützung bei der Beantragung eines Go-East-Stipendiums des DAAD
Application process

  • 1. Apply at the Study Abroad Advisory team:
    Until the 15th of Jan for the following winter semester
    Until the 15th of June for the following summer semester
    Application documents are only available online during the application period under this URL.
  • 2. If your application is successful you will be nominated as a suitable candidate at the host university.
  • 3. Please note that you must conduct the enrolment process yourself at the host university. Also take note of any additional application deadlines.
  • 4. Some points to consider when starting your travel arrangements:

    • International travel insurance
    • Credit approval procedures
    • Possible visa application
    • Book flights
    • Etc.

Application documents

Deadlines & Application documents

Experience reports (in German)