Open Doors: Fully funded master’s degrees in Russia
Type: Master's Degree
Who: Students interested in studying in Russia
What: Tuition fees
When: 2020 - 2021
Where: Partner Universities in Russia
Program Length: 2 years
Deadline to Apply: 18 December 2019
Citizenship: Algeria, Bahrain, Comoros, Djibouti, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, Yemen
Destination Countries: Russian Federation
Academic Subject(s): Biology, Business, Chemistry, Computer Science, Economics, Engineering, Languages, Mathematics, Physics, Political Science, Psychology
The Open Doors: Russian Scholarship Project is aimed at talented foreign students who would like to enroll in a master’s degree program in Russia for free.
The Open Doors Olympiad scholarship competition is organized by the Association of Global Universities, based in Moscow, in collaboration with the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation and the Federal Agency for the Commonwealth of Independent States Affairs, Compatriots Living Abroad, and International Humanitarian Cooperation (Rossotrudnichestvo).
The winners of the Open Doors Olympiad are granted free early admission at any Russian university, without entrance examinations and with tuition fees covered by the Russian Federation.
The competition winners will be able to enroll in a master’s degree program using a single-window system, choosing any of 500 Russian universities, including 21 leading universities-participants of the 5-100 Project.
The language of instruction is English or Russian, depending on the chosen master’s program and the university.
The competition is held online in two rounds: a portfolio competition followed by a problem-solving round.
Participation is open to graduates with a Bachelor’s or a Specialist degree from any university in the world (except Russian).
Deadline: December 18, 2019
To participate, students must be focused on one of the following areas:
Mathematics and Artificial Intelligence
Business and Management
Politics and International Studies
Linguistics and Modern Languages
Engineering and Technology
How to apply
For more information and to sign up for the competition, please visit this link.