Exchange study

Exchange students from partner universities (please see the list below) are welcome to study at the St. Petersburg Stieglitz State Academy of Art and Design for one semester or for one academic year.

However, an applicant should keep in mind that THE OFFICIAL LANGUAGE OF STUDIES AT SAINT PETERSBURG STIEGLITZ STATE ACADEMY OF ART AND DESIGN IS RUSSIAN

Application process:

1) Check the list of partner universities to see if the sending institution has a partnership agreement with the St. Petersburg Stieglitz State Academy of Art and Design.

2) International Coordinator of the sending institution sends an e-mail to our International Relations Office (ums@ghpa.ru) with the necessary information regarding exchange program applicants.

3) Fill in and acquire the following documents:

  • Application form (you can use Acrobat Reader to fill form electronically, print, sign, put a stamp OR you can print form, fill it manually in block letters, sign, and put a stamp on it)
  • Transcript of Records 
  • Portfolio
  • Copy of an international passport
  • CV (Résumé)
  • Motivation letter
  • Recommendation letter

All documents must be completed either in Russian or English.

4) Send the complete application form and other required documents in PDF format via e-mail to ums@ghpa.ru or via regular mail toRussia, 191028, Saint Petersburg, Solyanoy pereulok 13, International Relations Office. 

Please note that all the required documents should be provided to the International Relations Office by the end of the application period.

Exchange period

Terms

Deadline

Autumn semester

September 01 - January

May 31 

Spring semester

February - June 30

November 01

Full Academic year

September 01 - June 30

May 31

Exchange students can apply to the following curricula:

Specialist, 6 years

  • Animation and Computer Graphics
  • Arts of Graphic and Poster
  • Book Illustration and Graphic Arts
  • Restoration
  • Fashion Design
  • Interior Design
  • Monumental Painting
  • Sculpture
  • Textile Design

Bachelor, 4 years

  • Art History
  • Artistic Ceramics
  • Artistic Glass / Ceramics
  • Artistic Product Design: Glassware
  • Artistic Product Design: Ceramics
  • Artistic Metalwork
  • Environmental Design
  • Interior Design
  • Fashion Design
  • Furniture Design
  • Graphic Design
  • Industrial Design
  • Restoration
  • Textile Design
  • Transport Design

Master, 2 years

  • Art History
  • Artistic Ceramics
  • Artistic Glass
  • Artistic Metalwork (Architectural Metalwork or Jewelry Metalwork) 
  • Artistic Textile
  • Restoration 
  • Environmental Design
  • Fashion Design
  • Furniture Design
  • Graphic Design
  • Industrial Design
  • Interior Design
  • Textile Design

Letter of acceptance

Within one month after receiving the documents, the International Relations Office will mail the admission decision to the applicant and his/her sending institution. Accepted students will receive the letter of acceptance.

Partner Universities 

The list of our partners is as follows: