The large-scale recruitment campaign took place in Moscow and the Russian regions for MIR-4 at 2011-2012, for MIR-5 at 2015-2016.
The selection process was comprise of three steps:
  • the initial review of applications and portfolios;
  • the interview with the Admission Board;
  • the completion of a practical assignment.
While the training program is tuition-based, the spots was offered only to the applicants selected by the Admission Board.  Scholarship support was limited, and was offered on case-to-case basis courtesy of MIR Studio partners.