Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology is inviting applications for MSc fellowship. For every admitted MSc student, Skoltech will provide an internationally competitive fellowship including a tuition waiver, subsidized housing, an assistantship and medical insurance. Both Russian and international students are eligible to apply for this fellowship. The online applications will be accepted till late January 2014.
What are the study areas?
Fellowship is provided for MSc programs in Information Science and Technology, Energy Science & Technology and Biomedical Science and Technology. Programs in Nuclear Science and Technology as well as Space Science and Technology are expected to be launched in the near future.
At what course level?
Fellowship is available for pursuing master’s degree level.
Who is the scholarship provider?
Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology
Where can scholarship be taken?
Who is eligible to apply?
Skoltech encourages students from Russia and around the world to apply. Applications are welcomed from students in the last year of their undergraduate program or who have attained a higher degree (BS, BSc, BA, or higher). Applicants must have received a degree in engineering, mathematics, applied sciences, physics, chemistry, biology or related fields; have achieved an outstanding academic record at the undergraduate level and demonstrated English proficiency.
Can international students apply?
Yes, International students can apply for the fellowship.
Brief scholarship description
Skoltech is an institution with a global reach and an international community of faculty, students, and staff. We encourage top science and engineering students from all over the world to consider applying to Skoltech. About 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.
What does it cover?
For every admitted M.Sc. Student, Skoltech will provide an internationally competitive fellowship, including a tuition waiver, subsidized housing, an assistantship, and medical insurance.
How will scholars be notified
Selection Weekends will be held in March 2014.
How can I apply?
Admission to Skoltech is a competitive two-stage process. In the first stage, prospective students submit an online application, including information on:
-Letters of recommendation,
-Results of an official English-language test (TOEFL or IELTS)
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What is the application deadline?
The online application for the next round of M.Sc. programs will be available from early August 2013 until late January 2014