International students and stateless persons have the right to obtain higher education degree at the expense of the Federal funds of the Russian Federation  in accordance with the Russian Federation Government Resolution dated October 8, 2013, № 891.

The information about applying for the scholarship under the framework of the Russian Federation on education quota for foreign citizens and persons without citizenship established by the Government should be requested from the Russian institutions operating abroad such as Rossotrudnichestvo, Russian diplomatic missions, and the Ministry of Education of your country of residence.

You can also register on Future in Russia website 


Open Doors: Russian Scholarship Project is your chance for early admission to a tuition-free Master's programme at one of the leading universities in Russia.

Competition is organized by leading Russian universities. Explore the offered study programmes and additional information about the universities.