“BE MASTER!” and “PROJECT YOURSELF!” - get a grant for Master studies
“BE MASTER!” and “PROJECT YOURSELF!” - get a grant for Master studies
RUDN University allocates 20 million rubles to support talented international students. RUDN University will provide 190 grants to international students for Master studies. Foreign graduates of Bachelor, Specialist and Master programs can participate in “BE MASTER!” and "PROJECT YOURSELF!’ projects and get 100,000 — 130,000 rubles certificates to be used for tuition. The winners will be determined on August 17.

Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia launches two grant programs — “BE MASTER!” and “PROJECT YOURSELF!” to support foreign graduates of Bachelor, Specialist, and Master programs from other universities applying to paid mode of RUDN University Master programs this year. The names of 190 winners will be known on August 17 — they will receive from 100 to 130 thousand rubles.

To participate in the competition, candidates must submit an application on RUDN University website until August 10 — fill out a questionnaire and attach a portfolio.

A prerequisite is to be a foreign graduate of another university, have an average score of 4.2 (out of 5) and enter a contracted form of study.

In the portfolio for the “BE MASTER!” project, you need to attach the text of an essay and a video about the reasons for choosing RUDN and a specific Master program, as well as attach documents about your scientific, professional, volunteer or socially significant achievements. Each participant will be invited to undergo an online interview with representatives of the admissions committee. The minimum passing score will be 80 out of 100 possible. In 2020, a participant can apply for 3 Master programs.

160 winners of “BE MASTER!” project will receive a certificate for 100,000 rubles. The grant can be spent on accommodation on the RUDN campus, medical insurance and partial cover of paid tuition.

The “PROJECT YOURSELF!” project is aimed at forming international teams of talented students to implement projects — when representatives of different Master programs come together to solve a specific interdisciplinary task. In 2020, RUDN University offers two projects: “Environmental Design of a Sustainable Urban Environment”, where Masters of the Faculty of Ecology and the Academy of Engineering and the Agrarian and Technological Institute can participate, and “Human Rights in the Global Economy”, which may be of interest to students of the Faculty of Philology, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Law Institute and the Faculty of Economics.

This project is different in that it is necessary to justify the choice of the project, and you can also specify entrepreneurship experience. Participants will be able to apply for 2 Master programs in two different competitive projects. The minimum passing score will be 75 out of 100 possible. 30 holders of the “PROJECT YOURSELF!” grant will receive a certificate for 130,000 rubles.

The grant can be spent on accommodation on the RUDN campus, medical insurance and partial cover of paid tuition.

BE MASTER!

PROJECT YOURSELF!

Essays justifying the choice of RUDN University for Master studies

1-3 pages of A4 format, 14 font, line spacing — single.

Possible languages: Russian.

20 scores

15 scores

Video explaining the choice of the program

timing — up to 3 minutes

Video explaining the choice of the project and program

timing — up to 3 minutes

20 scores

15 scores

Competitor’s professional achievements

21 points, of which:

9 — scientific publications in journals and collections of works

7 — participation and performance in international or all-Russian conferences and exhibitions

5 — scientific grants, diplomas, awards, scholarships

28 points, of which:

9 — scientific publications in journals and collections of works

6 — participation and performance in international or all-Russian conferences and exhibitions

8 — scientific grants, diplomas, awards

5 — experience in entrepreneurial or design activities

Academic achievements

29 scores, of which:

10 — average score in the diploma of higher education

6 — victories in Olympiads, contests

6 — personal scholarships

3 — courses, internships, online courses

4 — social activity, including volunteering experience

32 scores, of which:

10 — average score in the diploma of higher education

7 — victories in Olympiads, contests

7 — personal scholarships

4 — courses, internships, online courses

4 — social activity, including volunteering experience

Remote interview with representatives of the Competition Jury and the Head(s) of the Master programs(s)

10 scores

10 scores

Maximum 100 scores

Minimum passing score — 80

Minimum passing score — 75

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