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.

Materials Science and Engineering

Key information

Program starts
September 1, 2023

Skoltech CEST Program Web Page  
Modes and duration
Full time:
 4 years

Tuition fees
No tuition fee
 for applicants who pass the selection process


Language of instruction

English language

If you have not conducted your education in English, you will be expected to demonstrate evidence of an adequate level of English proficiency.

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Application dates

Program Committee
Chair – 
Prof. Artem Abakumov
Co-chair – Assistant Prof. Olga Shmatova
Prof. Alexander Korsunsky
Prof. Albert Nasibulin
Assistant Prof. Victoria Nikitina


Dr. Sergey Abaimov
Prof. Artem Abakumov
Assistant Prof. Dmitry Aksyonov
Prof. Evgeny Antipov
Assistant Prof. Stanislav Fedotov
Prof. Dmitry Gorin
Prof. Alexander Korsunsky
Assistant Prof. Alexander Kvashnin
Assistant Prof. Sergey Levchenko
Prof. Albert Nasibulin
Assistant Prof. Victoria Nikitina
Prof. Artem R. Oganov
Associate Prof. Alexander Shapeev
Prof. Gleb Sukhorukov
Assistant Prof. Fedor Fedorov 
Assistant Prof. Olga Shmatova
Assistant Prof. Dmitry Krasnikov
Assistant Prof. Alexey Salimon