Win Olympiad for free education in a Russian university

Published :

Updated :

The Association of Global Universities organizes the Russian Scholarship Project. This project is an Olympiad which allows talented international students to pursue higher education in Russia for free.


  • Chance for early admission to a tuition-free program at one of the leading universities in Russia.

Check the application link for further details.


  • The competition is open to foreign citizens and stateless persons, including compatriots living abroad, having a Bachelor's degree or completing a Bachelor’s degree program in the year of the Olympiad for the Master's track and having a Master's or Specialist's degree for the doctoral track (analogous to PhD) in the year of the Olympiad. All participants are expected to agree to the processing of personal data.
  • The winners of the Olympiad, having a Bachelor’s degree or completing their Bachelor degree program in the year of the Olympiad are eligible to be admitted to Master's degree programs run by Russian universities in the fields of study corresponding to the Profile of the Olympiad within the quota established by the Government of the Russian Federation for foreign citizens and stateless persons (hereinafter - quota). 
  • Runners-up of the Olympiad have the same right during the second stage of the distribution of the quota provided there are winners who have failed to submit the documents required or refused their right to study in Russia. 
  • Within the quota, winners and runners-up of the Olympiad can choose a Master’s degree program, which is taught in English or Russian and is open to foreign citizens. The winners of the Master's track can use the right to the quota within two years – in the year of the Olympiad and the next year after receiving the status of a winner.

Check the application link for further details.

Application Deadline: 10 December 2022

Application Link: 

Interested applicants can check this link for details -

Share this news