About Mathematical and Theoretical Physics at Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skoltech)
Mathematical and Theoretical Physics from Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skoltech) offers students the chance to pursue an in-depth study of the fundamental models of modern theoretical physics. Students are expected to take part in research projects alongside eminent specialists, teachers, and foreign colleagues specially invited to participate. The crux of our students’ scientific career involves compulsory scientific seminars and mandatory attendance at summer and winter scientific schools.
- PhD positions in academic & research institutions;
- Specialist positions in various economy sectors including Skolkovo resident companies and startups.
- Quantum Mechanics
- Modern Dynamical Systems
- Gauge Fields and Complex Geometry
- Quiver Representations and Quiver Varieties
- Quantum Integrable Systems
- Theory of Phase Transitions
- Quantum Mesoscopics. Quantum Hall effect
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- Relevant Bachelor’s degree, or its equivalent in mathematics, applied mathematics and physics.
- If your education was not conducted in the English language, you will be expected to demonstrate evidence of an adequate level of English proficiency.
- Online Application
- Personal statement/Motivation letter (in English)
- Resume (in English)
- Two letters of recommendation (these should contain contact phone and/or e-mail of the recommender, if the letters are in Russian please make your own translation in English, scan in one file with the original and upload this way)
- If available: Diploma and/or current transcript
- If available: Official GRE scores (applications submitted with excellent GRE scores will increase the chance of acceptance)
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