MIA asks to simplify obtaining Russian citizenship for students

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Foreigners have graduated from Russian universities with honors, can get Russian citizenship in a simplified form in the case of a law, which was introduced MIA to the government, said at a meeting in the Federation Council the first Deputy Minister Alexander Gorovoy.

«The draft law introduced on the provision of a simplified form of citizenship to citizens of foreign countries who graduated from higher educational institutions motivating them to stay on the territory of our country,» said Gorovoy.

Also according to him, the law was amended in order to provide the right to work of foreign students during their study period without the provision of additional permissive documents.