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Foreign universities whose diplomas are recognized in Russia without examination

In 2011, the Russian government began to take steps to facilitate the recognition of the Russian diplomas issued by foreign universities.

As a result of this work in 2012 for the first time published a list of leading foreign universities whose diplomas are recognized in Russia automatically (i.e. without further examination). It is known that before the adoption of the list, the process of recognition of a diploma obtained abroad, can take many months and was fraught with many difficulties.

The list "universities-lucky" was edited and supplemented several times. However, one thing remains constant – in the list of more than 200 leading universities from 25 countries around the world are always present around 30 leading UK universities. The number represented schools list is headed by the US and Britain.

So, in the last version of the document from March 2014 the list includes the following British universities:

University of Aberdeen
University of Birmingham
University of Bristol
Durham University
Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine
University of York
University of Cambridge
Lancaster University
University of Leicester
University of Liverpool
University of Leeds
London School of Economics and Political Science
King's College London – University of London
Queen Mary, University of London
University of Manchester
University of Nottingham
University of Oxford
University of Sussex
University of St. Andrews
University of East Anglia
University of Glasgow
Cardiff University
Newcastle University
University of Reading
University of Southampton
University College London
University of Warwick
University of Sheffield
The University of Edinburgh
University of Exeter

These schools were selected on the basis of the following rankings of universities:

We remind you that the admission documents required for admission in UK universities takes place year-round. However, if You are interested in the universities represented in the list, you should hurry. The higher the position of the University in the ranking, the more competition among applicants and the higher the cost of education.

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As these universities have an excellent reputation, they will not only easily attract the students but also make high demands on the quality of personal statements in admissions.

The material is prepared on the basis of Russian Federation Government Order of September 19, 2013 № 1694-R and based on the Orders of the government of the Russian Federation from March 13, 2014 number 365-R.