Academic Mobility

Each student has the opportunity to participate in academic mobility, from short programs, such as international conferences or summer schools, to long-term visits to partner host universities to conduct research or take courses.

Short-term academic trips:

A short-term academic trip is a student trip with a duration of 1 to 30 days to participate in scientific events (conferences, seminars, workshops, symposiums, etc.).

Who can apply: MSc students after completing Term 2.

All information is available at SIS:

  • How to apply (requirements and necessary documentation)
  • Sources of funding
  • Frequently asked questions
  • How to report after the academic trip

 

Events where students have successfully presented on behalf of Skoltech:

  • BIFI International Conference, Spain
  • Haptics Symposiums, USA and Italy
  • AAPG Imperial Barrel Award (IBA), Czech Republic
  • CRISPR Conference, Lithuania
  • Data Science Game, France
  • Complex Networks, France
  • MRS Fall Meeting, USA
  • IEEE International Conference on Data Mining series, USA
  • Physics Machine Learning conference, USA
  • ICNS Conference, USA
  • I2MTC 2018, USA
  • Hybrid Photonics and Materials Conference, Greece
  • International Liver Congress, France

 

Long-term academic trips:

A long-term academic trip – is a student’s trip with a duration of duration of 1 up to 4 months to conduct research for MSc Thesis at an international institution.

The selection process for long-term academic mobility trips is competitive and the number of slots is limited. The Education Office will organize a grant competition for international long-term academic mobility trips for MSc students. Applicants will be required to present their academic mobility projects in front of the Committee for further selection.

Who can apply: MSc students apply for long-term academic trips beginning in autumn-winter of the 2nd year of study. Application is announced after Term 2.

 

All information is available at SIS:

How to apply (requirements and necessary documentation)

  • How to apply (requirements and necessary documentation)
  • Sources of funding
  • Frequently asked questions
  • How to report after the academic trip