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Postgraduate scholarships for international students in Russia 2017-2018

International students scholarship in Skoltech Russia 2017-2018

The Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology offering postgraduate scholarships for both domestic and international students for session 2017-2018. The Skoltech University aims to provide maximum financial help to the student and give monthly stipend, accommodation and tuition fees to selected student.

About Skoltech University:

The Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology established in 2011 in collaboration with MIT, is a private graduate university located in Skolkovo Russia, a suburb of Moscow. The Skoltech mission is to educate the global leaders with latest world technologies, in innovation and with advanced scientific knowledge so that these global leaders with using their experience solve their and world critical issues.

Student Life in Skoltech University:

Skoltech is a worldwide known institution and an international community of staff, faculty and students, where about 15-20% Students are non-Russian Citizens. The international and student affair office entertain all incoming and currently enrolled domestic and international students by providing student loan, stipend and medical insurance and activities to promote communication between different students of Skoltech.

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Course Level:

The Skoltech scholarship is available for both domestic and international student in the master of science and PHD programs.


The scholarship will be awarded to student in the following subject

Master Programs:
Awarded degreeMSc Program
Master of Science in Mathematics and Computer ScienceData Science
Statistical Learning Theory
Master of Science in Applied Mathematics and PhysicsPhotonics and Quantum Materials
Mathematical Physics
Theoretical Physics
Master of Science in BiotechnologyBiotechnology
Master of Science in Information Systems and TechnologiesSpace Systems
Energy Systems
Master of Science in Materials Science and EngineeringMaterials Science
Advanced Manufacturing and Materials
Petroleum Engineering
Master of Science in Information Technology and EngineeringComputational Science and Engineering


PHD Programs:
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Materials Science and Engineering
  • Life Sciences
  • Computational and Data Science and Engineering
  • Engineering Systems
  • Petroleum Engineering

Scholarship Benefits and Stipend:

  1. Significant stipends are available, which depend on students’ academic standing, starting at 40.000 RUR per month at MSc programs.
  2. Free medical insurance.
  3. A variety of academic mobility programs.

Document Requires:

  1.  Your all education degree attested by your board of education.
  2.  English Proficiency letter from your previous university if your education was in English or IELTS and TOEFL scores.
  3.  Latest CV or Resume
  4.  Personal Statement
  5.  2 Reference letters


The following criteria should be met in order to get a scholarship for master and PHD programs.

For master’s programs
an appropriate bachelor’s degree, or its equivalent, from an accredited university.

For doctoral programs
an appropriate master’s degree, or its equivalent, from an accredited university.

How to Apply:

The Skoltech offers an online application to make the process quick and simple for potential students. Before beginning the application, we advise that you carefully read the application instructions, requirements, and deadlines for your chosen academic program.

For online application Apply Here

Application Fees:

There is no application fee needed for processing the admission form in Skoltech University.


Msc programs application dates:   Close: July 16, 2017

PHD programs application dates: Close: July 16, 2017

All the students who are looking to persue their study in russia shall apply in this postgraduate international scholarship for session 2017-2018.



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  • I am a job holder. My study gap 6 years after completed my MBA fro Jagannath University. Can I get sclorship ?

  • For Phd environmental science , 8 can apply or not ? And degree verification from board or university is it same thing ? Kindly reply.

  • Sir,
    I completed my MSc (Hons) Agri. Entomology and now I want apply on this scholarship (Life Sciences). I have a confusion about the documents attestation. Are the documents will be attested by HEC PAKISTAN or board or University which is last attended by me. The reference letters are my native country or donnar country.
    Please reply, I shall waight for you kindness.

  • Well when will the university announce Phd scholarship for social sciences including Economics??

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