Skoltech aims to provide the maximum financial aid to the students. All admitted Master’s and PhD students will receive an academic stipend as well as full tuition and medical insurance.
The Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skoltech, Russia) established in collaboration with MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA) and located in Russia is now accepting applications for full scholarships to pursue Master of Science and PhD programs.
Degree Level: Master of Science (graduate) and PhD (doctoral) programs.
10 Master of Science Programs:
- Data Science
- Computational Science and Engineering
- Energy Systems
- Petroleum Engineering
- Photonics and Quantum Materials
- Mathematical and Theoretical Physics
- Materials Science
- Space and Engineering Systems
- Advanced and Digital Engineering Technologies
7 PhD Programs:
- Mathematics and Mechanics
- Materials Science and Engineering
- Life Sciences
- Computational and Data Science and Engineering
- Engineering Systems
- Petroleum Engineering
Scholarship Benefits: Total Award No. 320 MSc and 95 PhD. The Scholarship duration will be 2 years (MSc) and 4 years (PhD). The scholarship covers:
All students accepted into MSc programs will receive (i) a tuition waiver (covering the full price of tuition) as well as (ii) a basic starting stipend of 40k RUB (around 550 EUR; tax free) which goes to 55k RUB (around 780 EUR; tax free) after proven performance for six months and (iii) medical insurance.
Those accepted into PhD programs will receive (i) a tuition waiver (covering the full price of tuition) as well as (ii) a basic starting stipend of 85k RUB (around 1200 EUR; tax free) which goes to 105k RUB (1500 EUR; tax free) after proven performance for twelve months and (iii) medical insurance. Tickets will be paid to those accepted!
Eligible Nationalities: All international students are eligible to apply for this scholarship program.
Eligibility Criteria: Applications are open to domestic and international students. Applicants must be in their final year of their undergraduate studies or hold a higher education degree (Bachelor’s degree, Master’s degree or Specialist degree) in one of the following areas of study: mathematics, technical science, applied science, physics, chemistry, biology, or related areas. Additionally, they must have a record of success in their studies as well as knowledge of English.
Application procedure: The Skoltech offers an online application at the web-site http://apply.skoltech.ru to make the process quick and simple for potential students.
MSc programs: July 16, 2019
PhD programs: July 22, 2019