About us


TSU International Student Centre helps students maximize their social and educational benefits and experience of study and life at TSU. The Centre’s specialists work with international students from their arrival at TSU until they graduate and/or transfer, and provide wide support in the following areas:

  • Airport transfer (Tomsk / Novosibirsk);
  • Accommodation;
  • Orientation days: campus and city walking tours;
  • Health insurance;
  • Classes of basic Russian language and Russian culture;
  • Shopping trip for new warm clothing;
  • Information about university and local events;
  • Others.
The Centre’s specialists can accompany you to TSU from Bogashevo airport (Tomsk) or Tolmachevo airport (Novosibirsk) or Tomsk railway and bus stations, if you come to Tomsk for the first time. This service must be booked 5-7 days before your arrivalWe need this time to prepare your room and other documents for your arrival. The cost of the service is 1000 (from Bogashevo airport) or 5500 rubles (from Tolmachevo airport). To book a transfer from the airport to TSU dormitory, please fill in a pick-up request form and send it together with a copy of your airplane ticket (or e-ticket) to the email: studentcenter@ums.tsu.ru
If you were not able to inform us at least 5-7 days before your arrival, we will provide you with information on how to get to TSU or book a taxi. 
According to our rules, we can pick up in Novosibirsk (Tolmachevo airport) only groups of students (min. 5 people). If you arrive in Novosibirsk alone (Tolmachevo Airport), please, contact us. We will explain how to get to Tomsk and we will meet you here. 
The specialists speak several languages and are trained in social adaptation, so do not hesitate to ask for help.
Here you can download the International Student Handbook and TSU Campus Map where you can find the most important information for newcomers.
Also, you can use this interactive city map for traveling around Tomsk  - INTERACTIVE MAP FOR TSU STUDENTS



Lidia Zhulyova

Head of the Centre

Languages: Russian, English, German








Nadezhda Panibratova


Languages: Russian, English, French






Valeria Kuznetsova


Languages: Russian, English, Italian






Ikrom Kabirov


Languages: Russian, English, Arabic 






Aleksandr Grinkevich


Languages: Chinese, Russian, English 





Evgeniy Chagin


Languages: Russian, English


TSU International Student Services Centre 
3a Buyanovskiy St., 1st floor, Room 15
Tomsk, Russia

Open Hours

Mon. 2 p.m. – 6 p.m. Thu. 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Tue. 9 a.m. – 2 p.m

Fri. 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Wed. 2 p.m. – 6 p.m.  

Lunch Break            1 p.m. – 2 p.m.


Walk-ins are welcome anytime during these hours.


(After your arrival, you will be provided with the phone number of your responsible person or buddy, whom you can call after 6 p.m.)

Phone: + 7 (3822) 78-56-06


E-mail: studentcenter@ums.tsu.ru