Skoltech University is established in Moscow by the community of globally renowned scientists and in collaboration with MIT. Based both on Russian academic traditions and global best practices, Skoltech offers world-class interdisciplinary training and research.
Duration of Skoltech PhD programs is four years. Skoltech gives students the freedom to choose courses and extra-curriculum elements to shape an individual trajectory, acquire soft skills, gain entrepreneurial competencies and get prepared for job placement. All PhD students are guaranteed a stipend in addition to health coverage.
Skoltech is located in Moscow, one of the most important global centers of fundamental science and cutting-edge research. It’s friendly, comfortable and dynamic city: it is easy for international students to adjust to life there.