Skoltech accept applications to Master of Science  and  PhD programs.

Applications open for 2017-2018 academic year.

Application dates
Open: December 16, 2016
Close: July 16, 2017

Submission deadlines for Msc programs:

First Selection Weekend: April 22-23, 2017
Submit your application for the first Selection Weekend till: March 30, 2017

Submission deadlines for PhD programs:

First Selection Round dates: May 29-31, 2017
Submit your application for the first Selection Round till: May 3, 2017

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5 reasons to apply to Skoltech:

  1. Courses and supervision by world-renowned scientists and engineers.
  2. Significant freedom of choosing courses; individual study plan allowing you to obtain modern education with broad interdisciplinary component. Possibility to choose between fundamental and applied profiles within the program.
  3. Open dynamic international environment bringing together hundreds of scientists, engineers and entrepreneurs with serious ambitions. Students and professors from more than 25 countries study and teach at Skoltech. English is our language of instruction and official business.
  4. Opportunity to visit world-leading universities and international conferences. More than 1/3 of our students have spent or will spend a semester at Massachusetts Institute of Technology and other top universities.
  5. Integration of research, education and innovation. Culture of supporting students startups.

Stipends and Benefits:

  1. Significant stipends, which depend on students’ academic standing, starting from 40.000 RUR per month at MSc programs.
  2. Free medical insurance.
  3. Variety of academic mobility programs.


Our students and professors tell more about their Skoltech experiences in Student Prospectus and in the short video below: