All foreign participants of the School-Conference need a valid passport and an entry visa to Russia (passport should be valid 6 months after School-Conference – at least until 19th of November 2021).

The visa validity dates will conform to the dates of your personal invitation letter. Visa invitations will be sent to all participants upon request. Conference participants should ask HUMANITARIAN type of Russian visa. For obtaining more information about receiving Russian visa in your country, you can VISIT the VFS.Global web site:

Please note that the Boreskov Institute of Catalysis is an organization with a special access control. For free access to the Institute, you need to send a scan of your passport and visa at least 20 days before the start of the Conference.