European diploma supplement and apostille

European Diploma Supplement - is an international supplement to the Russian diploma of higher education. The EDS may be necessary for a graduate when applying to foreign universities and may be of interest to foreign companies for employment.

In order to execute an EDS, you must:

  • submit an application (Personal application for execution of EDS)
  • sign a contract at the International Department
  • submit the following documents: copy of Russian passport, copy of foreign passport, diploma of higher education with attachment, document on change of surname (if any)
  • pay for the services and submit the payment document to the International Department

All documents can be submitted through the International Division email account: 

  • The cost of EDS production is specified in the price list.
  • Timeframe for production of EDS: 45 days (from the moment of submission of all documents and payment).

Apostille - is a public service that you can get from the Committee for Science and Higher Education. More details on the official website: