Are you interested in studying in Russia? Or Are you looking for a Russia scholarship to carry out your university studies? We have good news for you !!!
Every year the government of Russia offers scholarships for undergraduate, graduate, and postgraduate studies for African students in all fields of study. Through this scholarship, you have the opportunity to study in the best Russian universities according to the program of your choice.
Conditions of Admission for Russia Scholarship
- For those applying for a Bachelor (BAC + 4) in Russia, you must have at least a BAC + 2, that is to say, a BTS, a License 2, or a license (BAC +3). You cannot apply with a Baccalaureate.
- For Masters candidates, you must hold a BAC + 4 (Master 1 or Maitrise) at least
- And doctoral candidates must have at least a BAC + 6
Notes: Applicants who hold a bachelor’s degree (BAC + 3) and wish to do a master’s degree in Russia are not eligible. You must necessarily have a BAC + 4 to be eligible for a Master in Russia.
IMPORTANT: Since 2016, candidates who have obtained the BAC with the mention “PASSABLE” are not eligible for the Russia scholarship.
Their applications are taken into account for the License program on the condition of presenting a BTS diploma.
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Medical Requirement for Russia Scholarship
Applicants for the Russia scholarship must be in good health.
NB: If a serious illness is detected in the candidate, he/she is automatically sent back to his / her country of origin at his / her own expense.
Financial Requirement for Russia Scholarship
Although the Russian government guarantees to all students admitted to its scholarship program, the payment of a monthly allowance for the duration of their studies as well as the cost of their accommodation in the various university housing estates.
like Russian students, successful candidates must still pay the sum of:
- $250 for passport registration and hospitality costs
- $250 for health insurance (annually)
Provide a sum of money for their daily expenses
- The scholarship does not cover the cost of travel (plane ticket) to Russia
NB: We would like to clarify that the Russian scholarship is not a full scholarship. It supports part of your studies.
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