Head of the Institution: Sergey Repkin

Name of Institution: Belarusian State University of Physical Culture

Foundation Date: 1937

Mailing Address: 105, Pobediteley avenue, 220020, Minsk, Republic of Belarus

How to get: Buses № 1, 44, 136, 133.Trolleybus № 10.

Phone number(s): +37517 369 51 21

Fax(es): +375 17 369 59 36



E-mail: id [dot] sportedu [at] gmail [dot] com

Faculties: Institute of Tourism, (Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality), Faculty of Health-improving Physical Culture and Tourism, Faculty of Mass Sports, Faculty of Sport Games and Combative Sports.

Specialties for which you can get an education

Bachelor’s Degree: Tourism and Hospitality, Physical culture (on directions), Improving and adaptive physical culture (on directions), Physical rehabilitation and ergotherapy (physical rehabilitation), Sports and pedagogical activity(sports management, wu-shu coaching), Sports and tourist activity (management in tourism, sports and recreational tourism), The admission of specialties: «Adaptive Physical Culture», «Physical rehabilitation» — only for those with secondary education in the scope of education «Health care».

Sports and pedagogical activity (coaching with an indication of a kind of sport), Sports and pedagogical activity (sports psychology), Kind of sport: swimming, rowing, kayaking and canoeing, athletics, cross country skiing, biathlon, shooting sports, orienteering, gymnastics, acrobatics, aerobics, sports dances, martial arts, karate, taekwondo, thai boxing etc., Sports and pedagogical activity(coaching with an indication of a kind of sport), Kind of sports: cycling, figure skating, speed skating, horse riding, basketball, handball, volleyball, tennis, Greco-Roman wrestling, freestyle wrestling, sambo, judo, fencing, weightlifting, boxing, football, hockey, hockey grass etc.

Master’s Degree: Theory and methodology of physical education, sports training, health-improving and adaptive physical culture, Management of innovative projects in the tourist industry, Innovative management in the sphere of tourism, Innovative management in the sphere of hospitality, Innovative technologies in the sphere of tourism and hospitality.

International relations and main international actions

The Department of International Relations of BSUPC was established in 1998 as an independent unit under the control of the Vice Rector for Academic and Student Affairs. For more than 10 years, the department has done a lot of work in the field of international activity. Currently, the University has concluded more than 60 international agreements on cooperation with partner universities from 19 countries.

The goal of the BSUPC’s Department of International Relations is to support the integration of the University into the international educational community, gain additional opportunities to enhance teaching and make the University more attractive compared to other educational institutions.

To achieve its main goal, the department performs the following tasks:

  • Establishment and development of effective and mutually beneficial partnerships with foreign universities, scientific and cultural institutions, the preparation of bilateral agreements and cooperation programmes in the field of education, science, sports and tourism.
  • Assistance in organizing and conducting international scientific and practical conferences, symposia, workshops, and exhibitions at the University;
  • Participation of the University in international projects and programmes;
  • Sending teachers and students of the University abroad for studying, internships, research activities and exchange of experience;
  • Dealing with international students of the university. Assisting the organization of training and updating foreign citizens in cooperation with corresponding structural units of the University.

The Department of International Relations is responsible for the international cooperation of the University and is designed to assist international students during their education.

Living conditions for foreign students

  • Housing at the BSUPC dormitory: approximately 25-30 USD per month;
  • Medical screening in Minsk Student’s Clinic No. 33 (100 USD);
  • Annual medical screening (during the next years of study) (100 USD);
  • Compulsory health insurance, on the basis of which foreign students receive medical aid in insured events (170 EUR per year);
  • Passport registration at Minsk Department of Citizenship and Migration: approximately 60 USD per year.

How to Apply

Belarusian State University of Physical Culture pays special attention to the foreign students’ education. Our university does the best to integrate foreign students in Belarusian living environment and culture surroundings, to create comfort conditions for studies, leisure and sports activities. The university extended the deadline for the foreigners’ entrance applications. The number of Russian language lessons was increased, and what is more, BSUPC provides foreign students the opportunity to handle the favorite sports.

If foreign applicants want to enter BSUPC, they need to present to the International Department the following documents, as well as to get studying invitation. The invitation is the requirement for visa in Belarusian Embassy [1] in foreign country (for countries where visa is needed [2] ):

1. The passport and its notarised translation into Russian (if it is not in Russian);
2. The certificate of recognition of a document on education issued in a foreign country and establishing its equivalence (conformity) to a document on education of Republic of Belarus;
3. The medical certificate and its notarised translation into Russian (if it is not in Russian);
4. HIV-test certificate and its notarised translation into Russian (if it is not in Russian);
5. The birth certificate/copy of the birth certificate and its notarised translation into Russian (if it is not in Russian);
6. Pre-University Preparation Certificate or the Preparatory Department Certificate (if you don’t have it you will have the examination in Russian language at BSUPC);
7. The application addressed to the head of educational establishment in the prescribed form;
8. To take invitation foreign applicant should send the copies of these documents via e-mail, mail or fax.

Contact information for foreign candidates for training

Welcome to contact the International Department of BSUPC:

Tel/fax: +37517 3695121
E-mail: id [dot] sportedu [at] gmail [dot] com

Cultural life

Weekly cultural events and sports competitions. Excursions and guided tours for foreign students and colleagues.