Russian state-funded program of higher education for 2022-2023 academic year

Foreign citizens can now apply for a full scholarship to study in Russia. Online applications will be accepted at «Education in Russia» ( until 1 November 2021. Applicants can indicate up to six universities where they would like to pursue an academic major of their preference.

Students can choose from 505 participating universities regardless of their degree level and field of study. Additional education programs, such as courses for Russian language tutors, professional development programs and retraining, are also available. Some educational programs (for instance, in the field of arts) may require additional admission examinations, organized by universities.

The scholarship will cover tuition fee, accommodations costs, living allowance for the whole time of education starting from 2022-2023 academic year, as well as transfer from Moscow to the city of study within Russia. Scholarship payouts are provided throughout the entire period of study. The airfares to Russia are covered by the applicants.