Applications are ongoing for the 2022/2023 Skoltech MSc Scholarship programme. Skoltech was founded in 2011 in a partnership with MIT with the vision of being a world-leading academic institute of science and technology.
As an academic institution, Skoltech primary mission is academic excellence in target domains. This includes performing cutting-edge basic and applied research and educating next generation of science, technology and business leaders.
Also, as a leading academic institution, Skoltech generates value in a form of professional education, advisory services, industry-funded research and results implementation, services of shared facilities, technology licensing and new companies established by the Institute’s scholars, engineers, students and alumni. Therefore, Skoltech reinforces Russia’s technology excellence in target domains and bridges the gap between research and industry.
Application Deadline: 10th of July, 2022 (MSc) and 31st of July, 2022 (PhD)
Host Institutions: Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology, Russia
Degree Level: Masters and PhD
- Significant stipends are available, which depend on students’ academic standing, starting at 40,000 RUR per month at MSc programs.
- Free medical insurance.
- Variety of academic mobility programs.
Eligible Nationalities: All Nations
In order to qualify for a place on the 2022/2023 Skoltech MSc Scholarship programme, you will need to meet the following requirements:
For Master’s programs
An appropriate bachelor’s or specialist degree or its equivalent, from an accredited university.
For Doctoral programs
An appropriate master’s or specialist degree or its equivalent, from an accredited university.
Successful applicants have generally received previous education and training in fields relevant to our programs, including:
- Computer science, computer engineering, computational mathematics, mathematics & applied mathematics, informatics, etc.
- Physics, applied physics
- Chemistry, chemical engineering
- Biology, molecular biology, bio-engineering, biochemistry, biophysics, bioinformatics, systems biology
- Materials science and engineering
- Aerospace science and engineering, astrophysics
- Mechanical engineering
- Petroleum and gas engineering, geophysics, geology, geological engineering
Students whose primary education is in the humanities, business, or social sciences must have significant training in a field related to one of Skoltech’s programs.
All applicants must demonstrate proficiency in English, the language of instruction at Skoltech. A minimum score of 80 on the TOEFL iBT, 450 on the TOEFL ITP or 6 on the IELTS is required. The language certificate should be valid for 2 years after the test date. A TOEFL or IELTS score is not required if the applicant received a degree at a university where the medium of instruction is English. No exceptions are made for this policy and only TOEFL and IELTS scores are accepted. Skoltech’s institutional code for the TOEFL iBT is 2909.
Application Information: kindly visit the official website to apply
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