When does the application process for the Russian government scholarship begin?
The application deadlines for Russian government scholarships are announced annually between December and January. Visit the websites of the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation or Rossotrudnichestvo for details. The website also publishes the list of documents required for registration and announces the competitive selection start date. Different deadlines are set for different regions and countries, taking into account their specific education systems. For example, prospective students from Kyrgyzstan had to submit their documents by 19 February in academic year 2018/2019, Ukrainian applicants by 23 February and Armenian nationals by 2 March. Contact Rossotrudnichestvo or the Russian Embassy in your country with queries about university application deadlines and scholarship issues.