Participate, win, and study for free in a Master's program at one of the top universities of Russia!
The program is developed by Russia’s leading higher education specialists with support from the Ministry of Education and Science and Rossotrudnichestvo. Participation open to all non-Russian citizens.
Remote admission: all you need is a computer, Internet access and your knowledge!
Single-window system: choose any Russian university in your preferred field of study
- Computer Science
Who can participate?
- Foreign citizens;
- Stateless people;
- Russian citizens who live abroad;
- who already have a Bachelor’s degree or are completing their Bachelor’s education in 2018.
What’s in it for you?
Early admission and tuition-free education on a Master’s program of your choice at one of the top universities in Russia and the world.
Structure of the Competition
- Qualifying round: portfolio contest
December 1, 2017 - February 16 2018
Participation is open to everyone
- Final round: online test
March 5 to March 15, 2018.
Participation is open to winners of the portfolio contest.
How are the winners determined?
Participants who’ve successfully passed the two rounds and whose overall score gets them into the top 5% of the ranked list of participants are considered Winners.
Find out if you’ve won
The lists of winners and award winners are published on this website. Results can also be found on participants’ personal pages on the competition website.
Participants who’ve successfully passed the two rounds and whose overall score gets them into the top 25% of the ranked list of participants are considered Award winners.
Why Study in Russia
- The best Russian universities are included in Times Higher Education World University Rankings (THE), QS World University Rankings and Academic Ranking of World Universities.
- Russian education is amongst the most excellent in the world.
- 21 leading Russian universities participate in Project 5-100, which aims to increase their positions on the global research and education market
21 Nobel Prize winners teach and more than 360,000 students study in these universities.
- Send an online application to several universities at the same time.
- Choose from more than 500 universities in 80 Russian cities.
- having proved your adequate command of English language, you can study on a program in English that corresponds to your chosen subject area and program track;
- having proved your adequate command of Russian language, you can study on a program in Russian that corresponds to your chosen subject area and program track;
- in the event that you need to improve your Russian, you will be enrolled at a university's preparatory department. You will be guaranteed a position in a program in Russian that corresponds to your chosen subject area and program track.
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