International Programs
MGIMO University

and Academic

Information for Applicants 

April 30th

The MIIS / MGIMO Dual Degree is open to applicants of all nationalities, including those with little or no professional experience.

Entry Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in any field. Applicants may apply in the same year they obtain their degree.
  • Excellent academic records from previous studies, including a minimum 3.0 GPA from an accredited undergraduate institution.
  • Proficiency in English is required. Preferred minimum scores: IELTS 6.5 TOEFL 79 (IBT) or equivalent.
  • Proficiency in Russian is welcome but not required.

How to Apply
Applicants who wish to commence their studies in the fall must complete an application form by April 30. All applications should be submitted to the Middlebury Institute. 
To apply please visit

Application Checklist
Applicants must submit the following documents* to the Middlebury Institute:

  • Application form and application fee
  • Transcripts from previous undergraduate and, if applicable, graduate degrees
  • Statement of purpose
  • Résumé or curriculum vitae
  • Letters of recommendation (one required, two preferred)
  • Official TOEFL or IELTS scores (for nonnative English speakers)
  • GREs are not required but are highly recommended

* All documents have to be submitted in English



50 000 US dollars for 2 years

Scholarship Opportunities

Tuition fee is 50 000 US dollars for 2 years

  • MIIS offers scholarships, which in practice reduce the cost of tuition up to 50%. They are available for students of any citizenship.
  • Student loans sponsored by the U.S. government are available for U.S. citizens. 
  • On the base of agreement between MGIMO and Sberbank, educational loans with state support are available for Russian citizens


Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey
460 Pierce St., Monterey, CA 93940 USA
Tel: +1(831)647-41-66

76, Prospect Vernadskogo Moscow, Russia, 119454
Tel. +7(499)431-39-14
Coordinator of the program
Mr. Aleksei Dundich

PIR Center

PO Box 147, Moscow, 119019, Russia
Tel:  +7(495)987-19-15, +7(499)940-09-83
Fax: +7(495)987-19-14
Director of PIR-Center
Mr. Albert Zulkharneev