2018 Skoltech MSc Fellowship for International Applicants in Russia , and applications deadlies December 19, 2017, Close: July 29, 2018. Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology is offering MSc fellowship in Biomedical Science and Technology, Energy Science and Technology and Information Science and Technology. Fellowship is open for Russian and international applicants. For every admitted M.Sc. student, Skoltech will provide an internationally competitive fellowship, including a tuition waiver, an assistantship (research, teaching, or innovation), and medical insurance. Full details :
School(Institutions/ Country): | Russia
should have received training in fields relevant to programs,
computer engineering, computational mathematics, applied mathematics,
electrical engineering, informatics, etc. Physics,
applied physics, Chemistry,
systems biology, Materials science, Aerospace science and
engineering, Mechanical engineering, Petroleum and gas engineering
Deadline: December 19, 2017 Close: July 29, 2018 ( PhD programs) & October 16, 2017 , Close: June 16, 2018(MSc programs)
Institute of Science and Technology
Beneficiaries(Target Groups): Skoltech MSc Fellowship is targeted for Russian and International students
‣ Award No: Up to 15 fellowships are available.
‣ Scholarship Duration: Not Known
‣ Scholaship covers: For every admitted M.Sc. student, Skoltech will provide an internationally competitive fellowship, including a tuition waiver, an assistantship (research, teaching, or innovation), and medical insurance.
‣ Skoltech is
an institution with a global reach and an international community of
faculty, students, and staff.
encourage top science and engineering students from all over the
world to consider applying to Skoltech.
15-20% of Skoltech students are non-Russian citizens, a number that
is expected to increase as Skoltech grows to capacity of about 500
M.Sc. students and 700 Ph.D. students.
master’s programs: an appropriate bachelor’s degree, or its
equivalent, from a recognized university.
doctoral programs: an appropriate master’s degree, or its
equivalent, from a recognized university.
we receive many more applications each year from excellent candidates
than we have placements available, meeting the minimum admissions
requirement does not necessarily guarantee admission.
should have received training in fields relevant to our programs,
Computer science, computer engineering, computational mathematics, applied mathematics, electrical engineering, informatics, etc. Physics, applied physics, Chemistry, chemical engineering, Biology, molecular biology, bioengineering, biochemistry, biophysics, bioinformatics, systems biology, Materials science, Aerospace science and engineering, Mechanical engineering, Petroleum and gas engineering, Students with first degrees in the humanities or social sciences should 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.
score of79 on the TOEFL iBT or 6.5 on the IELTS is
desired (TOEFL or IELTS score is not required if applicant is a
native speaker of English or received a degree from a university in
the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia, or New
Zealand). Other English language test scores are not accepted,
including TOEFL or IELTS scores for tests administered by an
educational institution for admission to that particular
institution. Skoltech’s institutional code for the TOEFL iBT
of a General GRE score is not a requirement of the Skoltech
application. However, it is encouraged and may enhance your
‣ For further information on the GRE test please visit the ETS website for test locations, dates, and times. Skoltech’s institutional code for the GRE is 1294.
Selection criteria for Skoltech MSc Fellowship
Weekend is the second round of admission process at Skoltech.
Students, who have been selected in the first, application round, are
invited to be part of “Selection Weekend”.
the “Selection Weekend”, participants go through two and a half
days of interviews, rigorous written examinations, an English test,
and – most importantly – problem-based engineering modules that
are designed by Skoltech faculty and senior staff.
Notification for 2018 Skoltech MSc Fellowship
to the large number of applications the Student Affairs Office
receive each year, we unfortunately cannot accommodate requests for
personalized feedback on your application. Admission to Skoltech is
very competitive and students, who meet, even exceed, our minimum
requirements may not necessarily receive an offer.?
‣ The Skoltech offers an online admissions application to make the process quick and simple for potential students.
Submit your application at apply.skoltech.ru!
beginning the application, we advise that you carefully read the
application instructions, requirements, and deadlines for your chosen
includes: CV, 3 letters of recommendation, Statement of purpose,
Transcripts from current or previous higher education
institutions. Submission of either TOEFL or IELTS test
results is required by “Selection Weekend”. Applicants, who did
not get a chance to take any of these official tests, will be able to
take an institutional TOEFL test during “Selection Weekend” at
‣ Scholarship Applications Due Date: Open: December 16, 2016 Close: July 16, 2017.
PhD programs 2018-2019 application dates:
Open: December 19, 2017
Close: July 29, 2018
PhD First Selection Round- May 31- June 1, 2018
The dead-line for the applications submission for the First Selection Round-April 18, 2018
PhD Second Selection RoundSeptember 6-7, 2018
The dead-line for the applications submission for the Second Selection Round July 29, 2018
MSc programs 2018-2019 application dates:
Open: October 16, 2017
Close: June 16, 2018
MSс first selection – March, 3-4, 2018
MSс second selection – April 14-15, 2018
MSc Third (out of four) Selection Round
(for all programs except for “Mathematical and Theoretical Physics”,
admission to which will be held on the very last selection at the end of June 2018)May 26-27, 2018
The dead-line for the applications submission for the Third Selection Round is extended!New date: April 25, 2018 Online testing is extended!New date: April 26-27, 2018
The information about the last selection round will be announced later
‣ Application forms and guidelines can be download from the official website
‣ It is important to read the application procedure, and visit the official websites (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.