This year, school leavers can apply to universities prior to receiving the results of their final exams at school.
On June 20, St. Petersburg universities and colleges started the year 2020 enrollment campaign. This year, school leavers can apply to universities prior to receiving the results of the uniform state exams they take at school, Andrey Maximov, Chairman of the St. Petersburg Committee for science and higher education, told speaking on Saint-Petersburg TV Channel.
Andrey Maximov said: ‘The universities and colleges are ready for the enrollment campaign. It started on June 20. Applications are already accepted, for the time being with no documents confirming the uniform state exams results. The enrollment campaign will last till August 17, so everybody will have time to submit the documents.’
He explained that an option to apply prior to receiving the uniform state exams results is especially important for school leavers from other regions who want to study in St. Petersburg.
This year, documents for enrollment are submitted distantly, online, by e-mail, or by post.
Saint Petersburg State University has already received over 3 thousand applications, according to Alexander Babich, vice rector of the University.
Video: St. Petersburg TV channel