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.
- 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
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
- Structural Bioinformatics
- Molecular Neurobiology
- Plant Biotechnology
- Plant Molecular Biology
- Cell Biology
- Omics Data Analysis
- Transgenic Models in Drug Discovery
- 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)
InternationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
NationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
No tuition fee for applicants who pass the selection process
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
Updated in the last 6 months
Check the official programme website for potential updates.