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Life Sciences

Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skoltech)

24 months
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About

Life Sciences from Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skoltech) includes courses and seminars on gene engineering, molecular biology, pharmacology, bioinformatics, neurosciences, and a range of additional subjects that students can elect as options.

Overview

Life Sciences from Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skoltech) aims to train highly qualified researchers both for academia and biotechnology companies:

  • to learn from the best international experts in priority areas of biotechnology;
  • to master an interdisciplinary approach to breakthrough scientific projects;
  • to acquire hands-on experience in the biotech business.

Careers

  • PhD positions in academic & research institutions
  • Specialist positions such as biochemist, bioinformatician, medical genetics, biomedical engineer in related biomed economy sectors as well as Skolkovo resident companies and startups

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Structural Bioinformatics
  • Molecular Neurobiology
  • Plant Biotechnology
  • Plant Molecular Biology
  • Immunology
  • Virology
  • Cell Biology
  • Omics Data Analysis
  • Transgenic Models in Drug Discovery

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Relevant Bachelor’s degree, or its equivalent in biology, chemistry, agro, IT, physics, medicine.
  • 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)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • National

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.

No tuition fee for applicants who pass the selection process

Living costs for Moscow

41640 - 81437 RUB /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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