Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Obtain and bring the following health certificates to get settled into the dormitory of UTMN:1) The result of chest photofluorography (Chest X-ray)
2) The results of hepatitis blood test
3) The results of HIV blood test
4) The vaccination certificate (information on all vaccinations made)
*The health certificates, except for the vaccination certificate, must be obtained not earlier than 6 month before arrival
Prepare for bringing to Tyumen 4 photographs (3x4 cm) to receive your student documents.
Be aware of the climate conditions of Tyumen beforehand. Make sure that you have all the necessary warm clothes or be ready to buy them after your arrival in Russia.
You can learn more about Tyumen on the official UTMN website.
As soon as you get your road ticket to Tyumen, send your arrival information to ISSS office (International Students and Scholar Sevices): firstname.lastname@example.org. The ISSS team will arrange your check-in to the dormitory and help with further instructions.
In case you need help of Buddy - indicate this in your message to ISSS.
Get ready to obtain your medical insurance:
Look trought the list of insurance options and choose the insurance company to buy the medical insurance the next day after your arrival. Prepare the corresponding sum of money to pay for the incurance.
Exchange a small sum of money at the airport to have Russian rubles with you or use you bank card to pay.
Due to the epidemic situation in world (Covid-19) the university pick-up service is currently unavailable. So, be aware of how to get to your dormitory from the airport or railway station.