The Open Doors International Olympiad conducted by the Association “World Universities” welcomes applications from talented students from foreign countries for enrollment in Russian university master’s and doctoral programs without entrance exams and for free studies (paid by the Government of the Russian Federation).
Russian scholarship The Project is your chance for early admission to a tuition-free program at one of the top universities in Russia. Early admission and tuition-free education in a Master’s the PhD program of your choice at one of the leading universities in Russia and the world.
Scholarship Sponsors: Open Doors International Olympiad, Russia
Host institutions: Top Universities in Russia
Scholarship Worth: Full Tuition Award
Number of awards: enough
Level of education: Masters & PhD
Nationality: International Students
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DETAILS | Open Doors International Olympiad Russian scholarship
NSU is the coordinator of the Olympiads “Biology and Biotechnology” and “Earth Sciences”. Postgraduate studies International citizens and stateless persons, including compatriots living abroad, who have a Bachelor’s degree or are completing a Bachelor’s program in the year of the Olympiad.
Explore the degree programs offered and additional information about the Universities:
- Higher School of Economics (HSE)
- Tomsk State University
- ITMO University
- Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology
- Novosibirsk State University
- National Research Nuclear University MEPhI
- MISIS University of Science and Technology
- Ural Federal University
- Saint Petersburg Electrotechnical University “LETI”
To be eligible for an Open Doors International Olympiad Russian Scholarship, applicants are expected to meet the following requirements:
- Applicants must be international students
- International citizens and stateless persons, including compatriots living abroad
- Applicants who have a Bachelor’s degree or are completing a degree program in the year of the Olympiad
- Candidates who have a master’s degree or specialist for the doctoral part (equivalent to Ph.D.) in the year of the Olympiad
- The Language of the Program will be Russian or English.
See also: Queensland University of Technology WH Bryan PhD Scholarship 2023
How to apply: The Olympiad has two stages for a master’s degree and three stages for a PhD, both of which are conducted online.
Stage 1: Everyone is invited to participate in the qualifying stage.
The first (preliminary) stage format is a portfolio competition.
Stage 2: The second (final for postgraduate) stage format consists of Olympiad problem solving.
Stage 3: Interviews with potential academic advisors, the third step is for PhD candidates only.
Application deadline: December 31, 2022