HSE University Welcomes New Full-Degree International Students
On August 29, the International Student Welcome & Orientation Day 2019 was held for newly admitted international students from different countries.
The Welcome & Orientation Day began with the welcome speech by Centre for International Student Support. International students discovered the main facts and figures about HSE University, including its history, structure, and useful campus resources.
All HSE departments involved in international students' services held their own presentations during this International Student Orientation. Students got familiar with procedures of registration and dormitory rules in Moscow and Moscow region.
Furthermore, international students were introduced to the system of medical services and were explained how to obtain medical and health insurance and provided with the step-by-step instructions in case of emergency.
The second part of the Welcome & Orientation Day was dedicated to life in Moscow, student clubs and activities, employment rules and regulations for international students and other useful information regarding studies, such as getting a student ID and social card, a library card and setting up a bank account.
Psychological Counseling Centre provided information about free counselling and psychological services for HSE students.
In addition, the Centre for Student Initiative Support presented recent student projects and invited international students to embody their own projects.
After the presentations, international students had a chance to get answers to all their questions regarding extracurricular activities, study and life in Moscow in general and others.
Welcome to one of Russia’s top universities, HSE University! We hope it will become your new home in the upcoming years!