Recent Russian Scholarship Opportunities For African Students

By Adeyemi Bukola on 19-Oct-2020


Russia places a high value on education for International students. This respect for education is reflected in the quality of Russian universities and their acceptance of Foreign students. Here are some scholarship opportunities in Russia;

1. Russian Scholarship Project

The Olympiad is organized by The Association of Global Universities, in collaboration with the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation and the Federal Agency for the Commonwealth of Independent States Affairs, Compatriots Living Abroad, and International Humanitarian Cooperation. The competition is aimed at talented foreign students who would like to enroll in master's and postgraduate programs in Russia for free.

Application Deadline: 10 December 2020

Eligibility: All nationalities

Value: Full scholarship

Type: Postgraduates. 

2.  Russian Government Scholarships

Russian universities offer several types of education. Firstly, there is full-time attendance, when you need to be present at the university classes during the day. Secondly, there is the evening option, when you attend classes on weekday evenings and weekend days. Thirdly, you may choose part-time enrolment, where students listen to introductory lectures and subsequently study at home in accordance with a specially developed curriculum, and then come to the university to pass tests and exams.

Application Deadline: Ongoing

Eligibility: All nationalities

Value: Full tuition

Type: Undergraduate and postgraduate

3.  Open Doors Russian Government

Prepare your portfolio. All research papers, certificates, awards, and honors that you have ever received are of value. Please include all achievements in the selected Subject in your portfolio to increase your chances of success. The portfolio structure for all Subjects and tracks is unified.

Application Deadline: 10 December 2020

Eligibility: All nationalities

Value: Fully funded

Type: Undergraduates and Postgraduates

For guidance and more information on how to apply, sign up for a study abroad consultation with us, and reach out to one of our study abroad consultants to guide you through the application and selection process


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