Deadline: July 16, 2017 (MSc), August 10, 2017 (PhD)
The Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skoltech) is now accepting applications for scholarships to pursue Master of Science and PhD programs. Domestic as well as International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship program.
Skoltech aims to provide the maximum financial aid to its students. All admitted Master’s and PhD students will receive an academic stipend as well as full tuition, housing, and medical insurance.
The Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skoltech) is a private research and academic institute located in Moscow Region, village Skolkovo. Founded in 2011 with MIT’s collaboration,
Skoltech will be responsible for preparing the new generation of researchers and entrepreneurs, expanding the range of scientific knowledge, and stimulating technological innovation with the goal of solving important technological research problems that Russia and the rest of the world may face in the future.
Course Level: Scholarships are available to pursue MSc and PhD programme.
Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the following subjects:
Master of Science Programs:
- Energy Systems
- Data Science
- Computational Science and Engineering
- Statistical Learning Theory
- Photonics and Quantum Materials
- Materials Science and Engineering
- Life Sciences
- Computational and Data Science and Engineering
- Engineering Systems
- Petroleum Engineering
Scholarship Award: Stipends and Benefits:
- Significant stipends are available, which depend on students’ academic standing, starting at 40.000 RUR per month at MSc programs.
- Free medical insurance.
- A variety of academic mobility programs.
- Currently, all admitted students receive a fellowship that covers the cost of education.
- Skoltech aims to provide the maximum financial aid to its students. All admitted Master’s and PhD students will receive an academic stipend as well as full tuition, housing, and medical insurance. The standard stipend is 40,000 rubles for Master’s students. For graduate students, this can be upwards of 45,000 rubles. Any further funding will be decided on a case by case basis by the admissions committee.
Number of Scholarships: Not Known
To be taken in Russia
Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:
an appropriate bachelor’s degree, or its equivalent, from a recognized University
an appropriate master’s degree, or its equivalent, from a recognized University
Who can apply?