Russian Scholarship for International Students: The “Global Universities” Association offers the Open Doors Russian Scholarship for International Students in partnership with the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation. The grant is offered based on competition for masters and Ph.D. studies.
The competition is aimed at aspiring master’s and doctoral candidates and allows winners and runners-up to study at any Russian university (including top-tier Russian universities), with tuition fees covered by the state. This translates to a 100% tuition discount plus a government scholarship at one of the top-tier Russian universities participating in the 5-100 project, which aims to elevate their standing on the global research and education market with 21 Nobel Prize winners.
Course Level: Master’s and Ph.D. programs are eligible for the award.
• Business & Management • Politics & International Relations • Neuroscience & Psychology • Physical Sciences • Linguistics & Modern Languages • Chemistry & Materials Science • Biology & Biotechnology • Computer & Data Science • Mathematics & Artificial Intelligence • Business & Management.
Award: Winners and runners-up receive free tuition to attend any Russian university, which translates to a 100% tuition discount plus a government scholarship.
- All foreign nationals and fellow countrymen who live permanently abroad are eligible to participate. Participants must possess a bachelor’s degree (or a five-year specialist’s degree, if applicable) or finish the necessary degree program by 2022.
- Participants may participate in either Russian or English. English Language Requirements