Skoltech is an international graduate research-focused university that was founded by the group of world-renowned scientists in 2011. Skoltech's curriculum focuses on technology and innovation, offering Master's programs in 11 technological disciplines. Students receive rigorous theoretical and practical training, design their own research projects, participate in internships and gain entrepreneurial skills in English. The faculty is comprised of current researchers with international accreditation and achievements.

Application dates and number of students

Application dates for 2019-2020 academic year

Open: November 15, 2018
Close: July 16, 2019

 Data Science, Information Science and Technology, Materials Science,  Energy Systems, Advanced Manufacturing Technologies, Life Sciences, Petroleum Engineering, Space and Engineering Systems, Photonics and Quantum Materials, Mathematical and Theoretical Physics program
Application deadline for the next (final) selection round July 16, 2019
Online test (see exam samples here July 17, 2019
Selection round (Selection Days)  July 29-30, 2019


 Number of students approved for each area of knowledge for Masters Studies for 2019-2020:

Awarded degree (Educational Program) No. of Placements
Mathematics and Computer Science (Data Science) 90
Applied Mathematics and Physics
(Photonics and Quantum Materials, Mathematical and Theoretical Physics)
Biotechnology (Life Sciences) 35
Information Systems and Technologies
(Space and Engineering Systems, Energy Systems, Advanced Manufacturing Technologies)
Information Technology and Engineering (Information Science and Technology) 40
 Materials Science and Engineering (Materials Science) 25
Petroleum Engineering (Petroleum Engineering) 20