The MGIMO School of Government and International Affairs

News

MGIMO-Princeton University simulation game

SGIA students take part in the MGIMO-Princeton University simulation game modeling a crisis in and around Afghanistan. Twenty Princeton students and faculty visit Moscow for the game and discussions at MGIMO as well as a visit to the Russian MFA and sightseeing.
75th anniversary of MGIMO

We happily celebrated the 75th anniversary of MGIMO at Bolshoi Theater on October 23rd. Watch the Raymonda ballet to relive our experience!
Our freshman class is here

Our freshman class is here: 55 students who begin on September 2 in SGIA's three Bachelor programs receive a warm welcome from two university vice rectors and the SGIA dean
SGIA Founding Dean Yan Vaslavskiy has been awarded certificates of appreciation by Russian Prime Minister Medvedev and Duma Chairman Volodin

SGIA Founding Dean Yan Vaslavskiy, currently the head of the research arm of Russia's lower house of parliament, the State Duma, has been awarded certificates of appreciation by Russian Prime Minister Medvedev and Duma Chairman Volodin
 Eight SGIA students received

Eight SGIA students received competitive fellowships to travel to the International Caucasus Forum and just returned from their study trip
Golfing at MGIMO

Golfing at MGIMO — SGIA’s own Alexey Chesnokov (1st year) comes second in the Annual MGIMO Rector’s Cup. Congratulations!
Application season

Application season is on for the four-year “in-house” BA Program in Government and International Affairs as well as for the new “2+2” Double Degree Program between MGIMO SGIA and Reading University in the UK. July 15th is the deadline, but apply early!