Dormitory 8 (8 Proletarskiy Ave, Bld.2)

A dormitory for PhD students, young researchers and scientists, foreign professors.

Dormitory 8 (8 Proletarskiy Ave, Bld.2)


  • A twenty-minute walk from the metro station “Kashirskaya” (green (Zamoskvoretskaya) line) towards Kashirskoye Avenue. Go straight forward about 1,4 km through the Proletarskiy Avenue to the Sberbank of Russia office. The next building is the dormitory.
  • Take a bus 162, 192, 269 from the metro station “Kashirskaya” and go to the next stop, then go three minutes off-street to the building.



a 14-storey building with 2 sections, 2 elevators in each section – 1 passenger elevators and 1 service elevators.


The building comprises one-room (for 2-3 people) and two-room flats (for 4 people max.)

All rooms are fully equipped for comfortable living: beds (with mattresses), desks, chairs, wardrobes and bedside tables, a separate WC, a kitchen and a bathroom in each flat.

Each kitchen includes a sink, a microwave oven, a table and chairs; an electric stove with four cooking plates on each in the kitchen.

Students are responsible for cleaning their rooms and kitchens themselves.


There is a laundry room on Floors 1, open 24/7.

Students are provided with: a pillow, a pillow cover, a mattress, a mattress cover, a woolen blanket, a bedspread, and a set of bedclothes: a sheet, a blanket cover, a pillowcase, and a towel.

Bedclothes are changed weekly.


Free WiFi is available on 24 floors, authorization required.


Private security service supervises all the dormitories.

Guards monitor what happens inside the facilities, and video cameras have been installed near the dormitory’s entrance and along its perimeters.

Parents and guests are allowed in the dormitory daily between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 11:00 p.m. upon a request (DUE TO PANDEMIA REASONS UNAVAILABLE TILL THE RESTRICTIONS ARE LIFTED)

The dormitory is open 24/7 for MEPhI students.


A reading room + a guest (meeting) room