Call for applications for academic exchange 2024


The call for international academic exchange in the fall semester of 2024 is now open!

Join the program to learn more about university life in other countries, get out of your comfort zone, and acquire valuable experience and knowledge. There are more than 45 universities in 20 countries around the world to choose from! 

You can see the complete list of ITMO’s partners here. Before applying for exchange, don’t forget to discuss your choice of universities with the head or coordinator of your program.

Students who pass the interview will be able to enter a competition for financial aid during their stay abroad. To participate in the program, you will also need to provide proof of your English language proficiency (or another language if it will be the official language of studies during your exchange semester). You can use a valid TOEFL, IELTS, or another international exam certificate or take the test at ITMO’s Foreign Language Training Center.

Who can participate

  • Master’s students;

  • Bachelor’s/Specialist’s students starting with their second year of studies.

How to apply

To participate in the semester exchange program, you need to submit your application via ISU using your email address. You won’t be able to apply using a different email address.

You should provide the following documents:

  • a video CV; 

  • proof of your proficiency in the language of instruction (at least B2);

  • passport.

You can find more information on our website and VK page, as well as join our Telegram channel to read the exchange stories of our students. 

The application deadline is February 12, 2:59 pm (GTM+3).

If you have any questions regarding the application process, please contact ITMO’s International Educational Programs Office at or ask us at an online consultation in Teams.


ITMO Bachelor’s/Specialist’s (starting with their second year of studies) and Master’s students.


ITMO’s International Educational Programs Department


ITMO’s International Educational Programs Department


phone: +7 (812) 480-08-70