Innopolis University Freshmen Handbook 2021
Covid-19 Measures
Due to Covid-19, please consider the following instructions:
If you experience Covid-19 symptoms, please refer to Medical Centre, where you'll take a test, if advised by the doctor. Once you did your Covid-19 test please inform @StudentAffairs_bot. After the test you will be isolated and provided with all required support. If Covid-19 is confirmed, your isolation is prolonged.
Covid-19 symptoms:
Most common symptoms: fever, dry cough, tiredness. Less common symptoms: aches and pains, sore throat, diarrhea, conjunctivitis, headache, loss of taste or smell, a rash on skin, or discoloration of fingers or toes.
Precaution measures
Please be advised to keep social distance, avoid crowd gatherings and wear face masks on the territory of Innopolis University.
Russian citizens can obtain a vaccine at the Medical Center. Please bring your health insurance, passport and СНИЛС. There are four types of vaccines: Sputnik V, Sputnik light, EpivacCorona and Kovivac. There's currently no vaccination procedure available for foreign students.
Accommodation & Meal Plan
Living in the dorm of Innopolis University
Basic dorm facilities include: WiFi zone, set of bed linen and towels, hygiene kit, maintenance room cleaning, 24-hour laundry room, drinking water on each floor, 24-hour recreation room with a TV, hairdryer and kettle (upon request), free parking, use of stove and air conditioner. Also, the dorm offers duplicate keys making, luggage storage, clothing repair.

For all questions you can approach dormitory administration on the 1st floor of the 3rd dorm.
Dormitory basic rules:
Be respectful.
Pets are not allowed.
Hours of silence: 10pm - 7am.
Alcohol, cigarettes (including hookahs, electronic cigarettes etc.), drugs and offensive behaviour/ are forbidden on the territory of the campus.
Do not block fire detectors. Doing so will result in disciplinary sanctions.
To bring guests you'll need to arrange guest pass for them. To bring them overnight you'll have to book a place via dormitory website.

Meal Plan
After research conducted by Student Union, canteen services
are accepting student ID for a fixed meal price. Students can use Main Building's and 1st Dorm's canteens. No costs are deducted from cholarships.
How to Order References?
You can order a reference on MyUniversity by selecting the right type of reference,
amount of copies and for whom are you ordering it.
Extracurricular Opportunities
Student Clubs
There are over 50 student clubs at the campus, including technical, sports, arts, language, etc. Join the club of your interest or create your own club that will give another spark to our student life!
Student Rep Scheme
Student Rep Scheme is designed for effective communication between students and university administration. You may become your student group's voice to address important issues that any of our students may encounter.
Every year Innopolis University hosts a number of events where you can have a taste of organization and planning. Develop your soft skills by join the teams of volunteers at national olympiads, contests and conferences.
Organize an Event
You can be someone who creates an event too. Think of what you can offer to the campus, what will unite people and bring fun. Student Affairs office and Student Union are here to help you to make your project happen.
Innopoints system is designed to reward students for their outstanding contribution to extracurricular life. Innopoints are accumulated throughout the year and can be spent on branded Innopolis University merch.
Click here to proceed to Innopoints website.
Scholarships & Financial Support
Scholarship structure at Innopolis University

During the first semester all freshmen receive a scholarship assigned by the admissions department upon enrollment.

From the second semester, the scholarship will be calculated according to the following formula: S = Mmin + (Mmax-Mmin) * ((GPA-2) / 3) ^ (2.5) -Sgas, where S - scholarship amount; Мmin - the size of the minimum scholarship; Мmax - the size of the maximum scholarship; GPA is student's average grade based on the results of the last intermediate attestation (grade "A" and "P" are equal to grade "5", grade "B" - grade "4", grade "C" - grade "3", grade " D "and" F "- to the score" 2 "); Sgas - amount of state academic scholarship.

Scholarship for outstanding academic performance

If a student receives all A and P in all subjects for two semesters in a row, then 10,000 rubles will be automatically added to his/her scholarship.

Increased scholarship

Increased scholarship competition is held every semester to reward students with outstanding achievements in different fields. The amount of increased scholarship is 6,000 rubles.

Event participation

If you participate at the event such as olympiad, you are eligible to apply for travel and accommodation cost reimbursement. Each case will be considered individually. You will get reimbursed after presenting all necessary booking documents after your arrival.

Financial Support

If you need financial support due to some personal or unexpected reasons, approach StudentAffairs Office to fill financial support application form on MyUniversity. Each case will be carefully examined, and each applicant will receive personal feedback.


Having a disciplinary sanction or punishment for other violations may lead to reduced scholarship and other financial support refusal.
Exchange Opportunities
We are aiming to provide a gateway into the world by offering academic exchange opportunities.
Learn more
Expand your academic perspective
Become more knowledgabe, experienced and adapted to global standards of your selected subject.
Explore new places and cultures
Expand your cultural awareness, learn new language and see amazing places while being a student.
Create international networks
Find new friends and join communities that will potentially become the source of international cooperation.
Stand out to your employer
Make your CV look good by adding your international experience and showing what you've gained.
Your Health
Health Insurance
What is health insurance for?
Health insurance is for getting first aid in case of emergency and receive free services in the clinic. All students must have an insurance by law. It is important to renew your insurance ahead of time in order to avoid penalty on the part of the migration service.
What options do I have?
We work with two insurance companies: SMP and Energogarant. Both of them cost 4500 rubles per year, however terms & conditions vary.
How does it work?
Health insurance includes medical check up, hospital treatment, doctor appointments. In order to use medical service via health insurance you have to call your insurance provider and request required amount of money to cover the cost of the service.
How to obtain a health insurance?
You can research above mentioned companies online or request more info by messaging @StudentAffairs_bot. Once you decide on your insurance company you have to proceed with payment in Student Affairs office (319).
Stay Healthy in Innopolis
Sport Complex & Sviyaga Hills
Innopolis city provides its citizens with amazing indoor and outdoor sporting facilities. Check out our modern Sport Complex and Sviyaga Hills resort place!
Student Sport Clubs
There're plenty of student communities which share the same passion for active lifestyle.
Sport Classes & Sport Hours
We have a number of sport classes, i.e. stretching, functional training, swimming, for which you get sport hours to cover sport subject. Join Sport in IU channel to be updated about sport related matters.
Medical Spots in Innopolis
Medical Center in Innopolis: +79872291300 or @inno_clinic. In case of emergency dial 112.
Outpatient Centre, 4 dorm, 1st floor. It provides 24/7 medical advice, emergency and primary assistance.

Psychological Service at IU
Whether you feel low, experience depression or melancholy - don't hesitate to contact qualified professional. Book a meeting with psychologist.
Psychological Trainings and Workshops
This is an opportunity to get essential skills and know yourself better to be more effective in your life. Browse the list of workshops and vote for the ones you like!
Art Therapy
Want to discover more about yourself through arts? Relax and draw together in a friendly setting to find answers to deep questions. Join Art Therapy.
Medical Checkup & Monitoring
Our yearly medical check-up consists of multiple assessments, including psychological survey as part of medical check-up. It helps to see the level of student psychological comfort at Innopolis University. Message our psychologist to find out more about your results.

Student Union
About us
Student Union helps students to maintain effective communication with university departments and professors, as well as aids students to make students' life more productive, interesting and fun.
Migration Control for International Students
Managing migration on MyUniversity
It is important to keep you documentation registered on MyUniversity to avoid penalties. It is your responsibility to ensure your presence in Russia is legal.
Here are the instructions for all international students, who returned to Innopolis University after being abroad or in any other booked accommodation (i.e. hotel) for at least one night. There are 3 buttons in "Migration Control" section of your personal account on My University (look at the picture above):
Migration Card
Find "Migration Card". Upload the scan of your migration card and scan of all pages of your passport (even empty) in one PDF file in "Migration Card" part. Fill the gaps with the information about your migration card. Now, you DON'T bring your passport to room 430, YOU can scan your passport and upload it yourself! You must do it within 3 days once you return to Innopolis University for getting registration card!
Find "Visa" section and upload scan of your visa. Fill the gaps with the information about your visa.
After that you will receive your new registration card within 7-10 days. Once you get it - find "Registration" section, upload its scan and fill the gaps with the information about your registration.
If you don't upload required documents on time, you will pay "late fee" worth 2000 rubles YOURSELF in Migration department of Verkhny Uslon. Two failures will lead to your deportation. So please pay attention to the expiration date of your documents!
What is internship?
The purpose of internship is to form and enhance professional competencies and obtain valuable experience in the industry. Internships provide real work cases, business environment and personal supervision.
Facilitate your studies with available academic materials. Our library has everything to support you throughout your stay at Innopolis Univerity.
Find out more and order books
Links, Groups & Contacts
Join Innopolis University Official Group
Official Group of Innopolis University is created for a community of current students and staff of our university to enable effective and freindly communication among all of us.
Join the Group

University Quest
Solve 5 tasks in any order.
As a result, you should have 5 signatures. Show this signatures to Dasha.
After that Dasha will give you next hint.

1. Calculate your scholarship. If Bmin - 3000, Bmax-20000. Your grades are AABCPP.
2. You need to fill Application Letter to change Personal Data
3. Find Eleonora to solve her riddle!
4. You need to fill Application Letter to change the Study Group
5. Tell Dasha how to restore her pass card!
Useful contacts in Innopolis University
Technical questions (projectors, internet, etc.)
@Orginnopolisu (furniture, markers, lights, A/C, etc.)
Admin & Support questions
Psychology Service
Student Union
Sport / Physical Education
Mr Anonymous
Student Affairs Team
Student Affairs Manager
Scholarships, documents of personal data, references
InnoBootCamp organizer
Student clubs, innopoints, events, other student projects
Migration control, military service
Sport events, sport hours
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