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The Diplomatic Academy of the Russian Foreign Ministry is the oldest diplomatic academy in the world. It has established itself as a unique multidisciplinary academic and research institution known all over the world.

Over the last 80 years the Diplomatic Academy has earned well-deserved recognition in Russia and abroad. The Academy is renowned for the exceptional expertise of its higher-education teaching staff. We have been employing eminent scholars and diplomats, conveying their fundamental knowledge and practical skills to our students.

In the previous decades the Academy has educated a league of experts in such areas as international relationships, diplomacy, economics and international law.

Annually, the Academy receives dozens of foreign delegations; our students have had the opportunity to listen to the lectures and speeches of foreign ministers, politicians, public figures, heads of international organizations, prominent military officials, recognized scholars, and editors of top mass media institutions from over 70 countries.

The Diplomatic Academy of the Russian Foreign Ministry is a premier educational establishment which has well matched the requirements of the modern labour market and is known for its capability to educate efficient professionals for Russia.

Every year we see the increase in the number of foreign students choosing to study at the Diplomatic Academy. At present the Academy provides education to students from approximately 30 countries. Since 1994 the Russian Government has entrusted the Academy with an important mission to provide education to the diplomats from the CIS countries and other states.

Historically, the Diplomatic Academy is renowned for its unique approach to teach foreign languages using advanced and intensive methods. The number of foreign languages currently taught at the Academy is over 20.

Our graduates account for one-third of the new staff hired by the Russian Foreign Ministry.

Studying at the Diplomatic Academy of the Russian Foreign Ministry opens up opportunities to receive prestigious and quality education, guaranteeing employment and enabling our graduates to put into practice their skills and knowledge.

Federal State-Funded Educational Institution of Higher Education «Diplomatic Academy of Russian Foreign Ministry»


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Selection committee и preparatory courses:

8 (499) 246-70-72
8 (499) 246-53-05
8 (499) 940-09-84
8 (499) 940-13-60

119021, Moscow, Ostozhenka 53/2, stroenie 1

Graduate school:

8 (495) 608-12-30
8 (499) 940-10-05 / ext.: 2

Moscow, Ostozhenka 53/2, stroenie 1

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