Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Master’s Scholarships at HSE University in Russia

Study in Russia on free Scholarship. Photo credit. Moscow Times
Here is a great scholarship opportunity for International students to study in Russia. Russia's Higher School of Economics is providing these scholarships to international students.


Applications are currently being accepted for full-tuition scholarships to study at National Research University – Higher School of Economics in Moscow and St. Petersburg. All international students seeking English- or Russian-language graduate education are encouraged to apply.

HSE University is one of the top universities in Russia and one of the leaders in Eastern Europe and Eurasia in economics and social sciences. Our students come from all over the world to study in English or Russian in Bachelor’s, Master’s, and non-degree programmes.

Fields of study

 Computer Science, Economics, Humanities, International Affairs, Management, Mathematics, Social Sciences

Specialized field of Study

Scholarships are available for the following English-taught Master’s programs

Big Data Systems
System and Software Engineering
Statistical Learning Theory
Financial Economics
Strategic Corporate Finance
Applied and Interdisciplinary History: Usable Pasts
Linguistic Theory and Language Description
Governance of Science, Technology, and Innovation
Applied Social Psychology
Cognitive Sciences and Technologies: From Neuron to Cognition
Comparative Social Research
Political Analysis and Public Policy
Economics. Philosophy
Population and Development
Comparative Politics of Eurasia
Socioeconomic and Political Development of Modern Asia

Scholarship Benefits 

Scholarships cover the full cost of tuition for Master’s programs over the course of two years. Subsidized accommodation at HSE dormitories is available for around 1400 rubles per month.

Eligibility Criteria
 You must already hold a Bachelor’s degree or earn one before the program start date (September 2017). If English is not your native language, IELTS or TOEFL exams are required to demonstrate you proficiency.  For full program requirements, please consult individual program pages.

Deadlines: This year, there are two rounds for scholarship deadlines. The Round 1 deadline is February 1, 2017; the Round 2 deadline is May 1, 2017.

How to apply

 To apply for a scholarship, please fill out the standard HSE online application form available on the apply now link below  and indicate that you wish to be considered for a scholarship. In your application, you may apply to two programs. Apply Now

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