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.

Health Insurance

Dear students,

Most of you should have already received your new insurance policies in your Skoltech emails. If you don’t receive it by September 16, please contact .

NB! The letter from insurance company contains a list of medical centers that you can visit. Please make sure that the one you are planning to go to is on the list

You can find all the necessary information about your medical insurance in this presentation.
 Instructions on how to switch to a franchise.
➔ Information about the International Travel Insurance.

Please find the general contact information below

☎️ 24-hour Medical Call Center For Russian-speaking Students
​​​​8 (800) 700 09 98

☎️ 24-hour Medical Call Center for Еnglish-speaking Students
8 (495) 775 0 999
For text messages (WhatsApp, Viber, Telegram): + 7 (916) 820 66 13

☎️ 24-hour Medical Call Center for Travel Insurance (outside of Russia)
+7 495 987-17-75 

‍⚕️ Skoltech Supervising Doctor
Natalia Sidelnikova (speaks Russian)
Tel.: 8 (495) 755 88 77

AlfaStrakhovanie Mobile App (Rus)
As an additional service and for the convenience of communication with the Insurance Company, please download the AlfaStrakhovanie Mobile App in AppleStore or GooglePlay, or at (link will not open on the PC). You can find more info in the app presentation. 

Mental health resources

The start of the new academic year is always a very busy and stressful period full of changes and challenges. Here are a few resources that might help you at the time of need.

1) AlfaStrakhovanie provides 24/7 psychological helpline for the Russian speaking students and their direct relatives (spouses, parents).

2) To get an online/offline consultation leave a request via helpdesk and follow the instructions sent to your email. Just be aware that not all of the specialists work on Campus. So, if you need to visit a specific psychologist, first check where they conduct offline consultations.

3) A few additional tips for adapting to your new Skoltech life:

Stay well! ​​​​​​​
Student Department

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