Russian Presidential Academy of National Ecomony and Public Administration

 

THE MIGRATION RULES

The presence of foreign citizens on the territory of Russia is regulated by the Federal migration legislation, Federal Law No. 115-FZ of June 25, 2002 "Concerning the Legal Status of Foreign Citizens in the Russian Federation". All necessary information is available on the websites of the Federal Migration Service гувм.мвд.рф and the Department of Migration of the Main Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Russian Federation for the Novosibirsk Region 54.мвд.рф/ms

Migration registration. Within seven working days on arrival a Foreign student must register at the local department of the Federal Migration Service at the place of temporary stay. To do this, immediately after arrival it is necessary to provide the Department for International Affairs (room 274) with a package of the following documents:

  1. Original identification document (passport);
  2. Copy of an identification document (passport);
  3. Copy of visa;
  4. Original migration card with Russia entry stamp;
  5. Copy of migration card with Russia entry stamp;
  6. Residence address and phone number;
  7. Copy of enrolment contract (for students enrolled on the contract basis).

There is no state fee collected for registration at a place of temporary stay. After that the Department employees will hand over the detachable section of the notification to the foreign student. The stamped detachable section of the notification confirms the migration registration of the foreign citizen. The period of temporary stay of a foreign student in the Russian Federation is set up until the graduation date or validity of the issued visa. In case of departing from the territory of Russia, staying in another city or changing the actual place of residence, it is required again to register at a place of temporary stay. A foreign citizen must leave the Russian Federation at the end of the permitted period of stay. To extend the validity of visa or the period of stay, see the specialist of the Department for International Affairs IN ADVANCE, before the expiry of the above-mentioned period.

Issuing and extending visa for foreign students

Issuing and extending visa for foreign students is carried out by employees of the Department for International Affairs. To do this, provide the following documents to the Department 40 days before visa expiration date:

  1. Standard Visa form;
  2. Identification document of a foreign citizen;
  3. Two 3x4 photos;
  4. The detachable section of the notification about the arrival of the foreign citizen to the place of temporary stay;
  5. Immigration card and its copy;
  6. Copy of the enrolment contract (personalized assignment for studying issued by the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation).

According to the legislation a foreign citizen, who did not leave the territory of the Russian Federation after the visa expiration or did not apply for its extension, may be subjected to administrative proceedings to the extent of administrative deportation out of the Russian Federation and further ban on entry into the Russian Federation for 5 years. For further information on visa issuing and extending visit the Federal Migration Service website at www.fms-nso.ru/documents/issuance/vizu