Aquatic Biological Research, M.Sc. | Far Eastern Federal University (FEFU) | Vladivostok, Russia
24 months
4799 USD/year
4799 USD/year
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Master’s training in Aquatic Biological Research at Far Eastern Federal University (FEFU) is focused on meeting the social needs in the fields of biology, ecology, and nature conservation of a global and regional society.



The Far Eastern Federal District is an intensively developing region with a presence of mineral and biological resources extraction industries, with an active presence of naval and merchant fleets, and with an active coastal and marine construction.

The specific features of this Program are based on the disciplines taught and on the in-depth study of environmental issues, as well as professional methods applied, which help form the professional competencies of the graduates.

The program in Aquatic Biological Research at Far Eastern Federal University (FEFU) focuses on meeting the needs of academic and research organizations, higher and secondary education institutions, various centers for monitoring of environmental pollution, natural reserves, and other forms of protected natural territories. 

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Biostatistics
  • Molecular Biology
  • Water Quality
  • Biochemical Provinces in the Ocean
  • Environmental Toxicology
  • Analytical Chemistry

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Specialist or Master degree diploma + consular legalization/Apostille (if necessary). If the previous credentials were obtained in Russia, an applicant should submit one of the following sets of documents:
  • Master's Degree Diploma (with examination results or transcript) or Specialist's Diploma (with examination results or transcript).
  • Essay on interested research topic (for applicants who apply for Russian Governmental Scholarships (quota for international students))
  • Passport copy + visa copy (if available).
  • Application form
  • Application to enter FEFU (the link will be available soon)
  • Consent to submit personal document data to FEFU
Additionally, upon arrival, all applicants should submit:
  • Proof of medical insurance policy with a Russian insurance company.
  • Medical Certificate (for selected programs).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4799 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4799 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    4799 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4799 USD per year during 24 months.

290000 rubles

Living costs for Vladivostok

32865 - 52143 RUB /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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