MCU Pre-University Center ‘Discovery’ helps students prepare for the college admissions process, make informed college choices, and prepare for success in the college classroom.
MCU Pre-University Center enrolls high schoolers in tuition-free selective programs (meant for college-bound students) with the focus on psychology and pedagogy:

  • 9-10th formers can major in psychology and pedagogy in 10-11th forms
  • 7-8th formers are oriented towards psychological-pedagogical field to be explored in 8-9th forms 

Pre-University Training involves:

  • Сomprehensive secondary high school syllabus
  • Psychological-pedagogical disciplines (practical communication psychology, theatre of fact)
  • Focus on the humanities (extra classes of Russian language and Literature)
  • Extra classes of English
  • Vocation-oriented courses (with a certificate of professional training awarded on their completion)
  • Co-curricular training in professional studios and workshops (journalism, applied and decorative arts/commercial art and computer design”, drama studio in English)
  • Tutors’ (professional psychologists) counseling on important academic and co-curricular decisions in class
  • Lectures by university professors
  • Exposure to the university environment (Pre-University Center is based in one of the MCU learning sites, stimulating students to take part in the university creative, sport and academic activities). 


Address: 4 Kamennaja Sloboda prereulok, Moscow, 21099.

Tel.: +7 (499) 241 63 73