How to apply for the Spring 2023 online semester

Our online semester application period has two stages. During the first stage, you may apply for the program with the option of taking as many courses in the semester as you like. The deadline for the first stage of Spring 2023 applications is November 15. If you are accepted into the program then you will need to pay the tuition fee before December 15. In our application form, you may write about which courses you prefer from the list. We will announce the set of courses for the semester following our students’ preferences. We will also do our best to satisfy your requests regarding the time slots that are convenient for you. The complete program tuition fee is $4500.

By December 20, we will publish the list of courses for the Spring 2023 semester and the schedule. In the second stage, you may apply for one or two courses from the list we have announced. The second stage application deadline is January 15, the payment deadline is January 20. The tuition fee for one course is $1500.

To be eligible for the program, a student should

  • have at least second-year status
  • be motivated to study mathematics
  • be in good academic standing
  • have completed one semester of both Real Analysis and Linear Algebra

To apply for the program, we ask you to:

  1. Fill out the online application form. We will get in touch with you shortly afterward. If you haven’t received our email in 3 business days, please check the spam folder and contact us at mim@mccme.ru.
  2. Upload unofficial copies of all your college transcripts on our website or send them to mim@mccme.ru.
  3. If you apply for the complete program, ask two mathematicians to write recommendation letters on your behalf. The letters can be uploaded using the recommendation letter form or sent to mim@mccme.ru. Please inform your referees about the application deadline! If you apply for a single course, you do not need to have recommendation letters. We may arrange an interview with you instead.
  4. We consider the applications on an ongoing basis. We will write to you about our decision in less than two weeks after we receive your documents. If accepted, you will get an invoice with the required payment details for tuition. Please let us know at mim@mccme.ru when you made the payment.