Open Doors: Russian Scholarship Project

Competitions. Programs. Grants
Open Doors: Russian Scholarship Project
Start: 15 September 2020 End: 19 March 2021

A call for entries for Master’s and PhD students from all over the world has been announced to participate in the intellectual competition “Open Doors: Russian Scholarship Project”. Contestants will compete for an opportunity to get free tuition at one of Russia’s leading universities. They can choose from four subject areas: Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science and Economics. The contest is supported by the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation and is organized by the “Global Universities” Association.

The competition will reveal the outstanding international students eligible for merit-based scholarships awarded by the government of the Russian Federation to study Master’s or PhD programs at one of the Russian universities. They will be enrolled without having to take examinations and may apply for any one of the courses offered by 21 Russia’s leading universities participating in the Russian academic excellence project: 5-100 whose purpose is increase global competitiveness of the Russian universities.

Who can Participate?

  • citizens of all countries other than Russia
  • stateless citizens
  • Russian citizens who are permanent residents of other countries
  • Applicants are required to have a Bachelor’s degree for Master’s track or a Master’s degree for PhD’s track
  • Applicants are required to be receiving Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in 2021

Detailed information, dates check at the official web site.