How to apply

Prerequisite requirements:

  • General musical training
  • Diploma of complete secondary education (high –school diploma) or diploma from an accredited specialized music institution. Please note, that your diploma or certificate must be translated into Russian and notarized. We require both a diploma itself and its notarized translation.
  • Age: minimum age 18 years
  • Knowledge of Russian at the Pre-Intermediate level is required - Test of Russian as a Foreign language.

Please download Application forms for 2018/2019 academic year – to be sent via e-mail with the video of applicant’s performance and required documents included:
Application form (Preparatory Course)
Application form (Bachelor's Degree)
Application form (Specialist's Degree)
Application form (Master's Degree)
Application form (Postgraduate Training Programs)

In order to get a visa invitation on time, the deadline for applications for 2018/2019 academic year is May 1. In case visa is not required, the deadline for applications is August 24.

Please check the Rules and regulations for foreign citizens who need a visa to enter Russia

Audition dates: from August 24 until  August 31

Entrance examinations schedule

As the language of instruction is Russian  we recommend to start your Russian classes at least a year before you apply.  You may go for one-year Russian Language Preparatory Course at the Petrozavodsk State Glazunov Conservatoire.  If you have a good command of Russian and only need additional training before your exam you may take one-month Preparatory Course.

To specify the possibilities of your study at the Petrozavodsk State Glazunov Conservatoire kindly contact the Admission Committee before you officially apply. 

Ms. Anna Efimova, Head of International projects department, International admissions counsellor 
Telephone: +7921 458 4787 

Ms. Elena Agaltseva, International student counsellor, Authorized person to deal with the Federal Migration Service of the Russian Federation on visa issues

Mr. Victor Akulov, Head of Admission