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We make the process of selection and admission to a foreign University as simple and clear as possible and we love our business!

Since 2010, we have been helping Russian-speaking students navigate the world of higher education abroad and enter the universities of their first choice, offering a simple and perfectly working step-by-step algorithm for deciding what, where and how to study.

Our mission

We believe that education and experience life in different countries not only give a powerful boost to your career and allow you to learn foreign languages, but also help to broaden the Outlook and horizons of ambition, to gain maturity and independence, make new friends and build strong professional relationships.

Whether it's a short-term course of foreign language study or University program in a foreign University, the experience and knowledge obtained abroad, will enrich you and open new vistas for you.

We make the process of selecting and enrolling in a foreign University as simple and understandable.

Our team


Position: Director

Education: BSc Economics, MSc Management, MBA

Universities: MSU, LBS

The idea of Education Index was born during the summer Entrepreneurial School in London Business School, where I did MBA. We attracted an investor and started a business in London in 2010.
Having gained experience of studying, living and doing business in Russia and the UK, I am sure that education abroad develops personality, prepares for a global career and helps to realize the potential like no other study.
We help students to make an informed choice of their future, and to universities and schools to tell about their programs to students.
Outside of work, I am a mother of two wonderful children, in our international family speak three languages: English, Russian and Portuguese. I continue to learn to combine business and family. I hope, basically, it turns out. When I have everything-super, I sing.


Position: Programmer

Education: Applied mathematics and Informatics

University: MIIT

I started working as a programmer in my student years, and my experience with .net technologies is approaching 10 years. During this time, I managed to work with a large number of projects, made several of my own platforms. He worked with sites with attendance of more than 1.5 million, and with analytical projects with low attendance, but with a huge amount of data received daily. He participated in multifunctional IT teams and startups with one developer.


Position: Key account Manager

Education: BA Business Administration and Management

Universities: Touro College New York, Universidad de Oviedo, Universidad de Alicante, ISCE

My love of studying abroad began with my participation in the FLEX program, a future leaders exchange program that gave me the opportunity to study at an American school when I was 15 years old. It was an amazing experience that divided my life into "before" and "after".
At the moment, I studied in the USA, Spain, Argentina and Russia and I am sure that the list of countries where I studied will be updated. I am fluent in English and Spanish, I know Italian and a little Portuguese.
In my free time I like to travel, go to theaters and exhibitions, do yoga and learn Italian.


Position: Consultant on higher education abroad

Education: MA International Relations, Reading for PhD

Universities: RUDN, RGGU

Having worked in the field of education abroad for more than 5 years, I know how difficult it is to make a choice of University and specialty in their huge variety. I hope our advice to applicants helps to make the right choice and greatly facilitate the process of entering the universities of their dreams.
In my free time I work on my dissertation and write scientific articles. I love to travel and do yoga.


Position: Consultant on higher education abroad

Education: Linguistics and translation, master's degree

University: MPGU

I love the sphere of education for the opportunities it opens up for a person. Studying in a good University is not just exams and tasks, it is an opportunity to look at familiar things in a new way, to grow above oneself. I hope our work helps people to become popular professionals who can change the world for the better.


Position: Consultant on higher education abroad

Education: Linguistics, master's degree

Universities: TvGU, University of Tampere

Studying abroad is an invaluable experience that enriches a person not only intellectually, but also expands the horizons of opportunities, turns the worldview. Being a part of the team that helps students gain such experience inspires me for personal growth and development.
I devote my free time to the same study – reading, learning languages. I like to walk outside the city, look at the stars and listen to modern classical music.


Position: Specialist in preparation for interviews at top UK universities (Oxford, Cambridge and Russell universities)

Education: Cambridge (bachelor of science, master of arts, master of biotechnology), Oxford (PhD in molecular biology)

My passion is to help international students benefit from studying at the best universities in the world. While studying in Cambridge, I traveled to Russia and CIS countries and met many talented students who struggled with the unclear and difficult process of entering an international University. After a short stint in the US where I worked at start-up Harvard/MIT/Stanford, I started studying at Oxford. In 2017 I joined the Education Index in order to share their experiences. My inspiration is to fulfill the dreams of all students.
In my spare time, I am fond of foreign languages, mountaineering and diving.


Position: Accompanying document editor

Education: Oxford (master of engineering), Imperial College London (master of engineering in innovative design), Royal College of arts

Working with students and applicants has helped me realize how valuable is a thoughtful, structured and timely advice. Having entered 3 leading British universities and successfully completed 3 master's programs, I gained a lot of experience in the art of preparing applications to universities and share my knowledge with pleasure.
In addition to working in Education Index, I am engaged in my business on landscaping technologies in London. In my free time I like to go Hiking and swimming in nature.


Position: Assistant consultant on higher education abroad

Education: Public administration, bachelor's degree

University: HSE

Higher education abroad is an area that interests me both from a professional and academic point of view. Therefore, the study of the diversity of universities, their features, programs, entrance requirements allows me to get acquainted with different countries and help students. My inspiration is the many success stories coming with us, going from confusion and uncertainty to invitations to the top universities in the world.
In my free time I play intellectual games, I like to sing, travel and cook pastries.


Position: Consultant

Education: BA Management and Marketing, MSc International Employment Relations and HRM, PhD International Business (in progress)

Universities: LSE, University of Bath

I started working with Education Index in 2011 when I was just starting graduate school. After studying abroad for bachelor's and master's degrees, I like to help other students expand their horizons and gain international experience, which allows me to cooperate with Education Index. Now I'm finishing my doctoral dissertation, write articles and work in one of the development banks in London. In my spare time, I am actively engaged in social initiatives and improve my baking skills.


Position: Consultant on education abroad

Education: BSc Geography, MSc Environmental Change and Management

Universities: NGU, Oxford University

I joined Education Index in 2011, just after finishing my master's degree at Oxford, and since then it has been my constant source of inspiration. Including non-formal education, I spent 8 years at 4 universities in Russia and the UK, won a scholarship to study in the US, and also worked at Oxford University for a while. Through this experience, I understand the key differences in educational systems that can confuse students. I like to help students from the CIS who, like me a few years ago, want to study abroad and do not know where to start.
My main area of expertise is the protection of the environment, and I had the opportunity to work in several countries around the world. Now I am a freelancer, analyze environmental legislation and continue to travel.

Direct link with universities around the world

Fading are the days when the admission to a foreign University to be made only through a solicitor. A rapidly increasing number of students self-selecting and entering the universities abroad.

The opportunity to ask questions to representatives of foreign universities and get quick responses - great help to those who select the institution and enters it on their own. Ask your questions to representatives of universities on the pages of universities in the world.

And you know, foreign universities are interested in the Russian-speaking students less than students in universities.

Our customers about us

How we were created

The idea of Education Index was born from our founder Jana Drapkina -Uehara during her studies in the MBA program at London Business School. We have attracted investments, received the support of the Ministry of Education and launched the business in 2010.

«And it gave me the idea that in addition to the traditional rankings of universities, students will need an additional coordinate system that would have made them the choice of programs and universities to be more informed.»

Our vacancies

We are looking for like-minded people and talents! If You like our work and You are sure that You our business and team will become even stronger, send Your CV and Cover Letter to info@educationindex.ru.

Sales Manager of educational services/
Consultant education abroad

City: Moscow

What to do?

Convert inbound leads through initial advising clients to pick up and sell most suitable to the client educational programs abroad, including language courses, training in University, the first higher and graduate in the UK, USA, Holland and other English-speaking countries.

Who are we looking for?

  • The person with high IQ and Outlook; dedicated, willing to grow;
  • Excellent Communicator, extrovert who loves communicating with people;
  • Professional in sales, who can convert warm leads into sales;
  • Specialist in education abroad, with excellent knowledge of the education systems of UK, USA and Holland;
  • A person with knowledge of the English language at the Advanced level; 2nd foreign language is an advantage;
  • Graduate with good name and with the highest average score of the diploma;
  • The person responsible, able to self-manage their working time;
  • The experience of living and studying abroad is a plus.


  • Take inbound calls and queries from the site;
  • Advise potential customers on education abroad and effectively convert these consultations into sales;
  • To prepare well-structured written and most compelling offers to customers in the Russian language;
  • Conduct correspondence and negotiations with foreign universities and language schools in the English language;
  • Maintain records and conversion to CRM;
  • Actively cooperate with the team and participate in the life of the company.

What we offer?

  • Office job in Moscow or remotely by agreement;
  • The opportunity to become an important member of the team and continue your growth with us;
  • Meritocracy;
  • Training, including: algorithm selection of universities and programs abroad, warm sales, trends in higher education abroad, marketing of educational services.

How to apply?

Send your CV and cover letter explaining why You are interested in this vacancy with us info@educationindex.ru.


What to do?

Cool looking for a SMM specialist to lead and develop our communities in networks. Need a man who knows how to make cool posts and to grow the group through advertising and 'hands' (or rather, head:-)).
We need the experience that the specialist was able to(La) to start work immediately, after a General introduction about our goals, objectives, rules and techniques.

Network and Volume:

  • Facebook, VK, Instagram, G+, Plurk, Twitter
  • Volume: 2-3 posts a day

Work process:

Once a week (every 2 weeks, once people enter into the topic) questions:

  • what about the universities and programs desired positions;
  • what new articles are on the website, to use them for posts;
  • what events need lighting;
  • agree on other topics.

Sources (of inspiration):

  • Educationindex.ru - we publish a lot of useful information for our users.
  • The sites of foreign universities (give list);
  • The news of foreign sites of foreign education, work, youth and student life in the USA, UK, Holland, Canada and Germany (coordinate);
  • Our Bank photos and online discharge;
  • Our YouTube channel.


  • Intelligent, have a broad Outlook and quickly grasp new;
  • Graduated from or studying in a decent University at home or abroad;
  • Have successful experience of management and development of groups in social networks;
  • A talented Creator posts, able to generate exciting headlines and compress thoughts in a short, super-interesting texts;
  • Analytical, know Google Analytics and use the statistics to improve KPIs;
  • Have the skill photo editing;
  • With good English that will enable you to find information on the websites of universities, etc. English sources;
  • Experience studying, living or working abroad – a plus.


  • To develop and implement a plan for the growth of our groups in Facebook and VK;
  • To develop and implement a launch plan and development in Instagram, Twitter, Odnoklassniki and G+;
  • Write and publish posts daily (you can use scheduled posts);
  • To communicate with your audience and increase engagement.


  • Training: introduction to our theme: Higher education abroad, basic SEO, user friendly textual content, Business English, if required;
  • The work can be fully remote or with meetings in the office in Moscow, 1 time per week (more or less frequently as needed);
  • If there is a desire to communicate with our foreign partners will give the opportunity;
  • Potentially this could develop into a full-time job, if we like each other:-).

How to apply?

Send your CV and cover letter explaining why You are interested in this vacancy with us info@educationindex.ru.

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