The present provision regulates the main principles of the International Student Scholarship Program to increase the number of international students at MISiS in accordance with partnership programs with international universities and associations of institutions of higher education to implement the Program to Increase the Competitiveness of NUST MISIS Among World-Leading Scientific Educational Centers (Agreement # 2 02.А03.21.0004 with Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation from August 27, 2013).
The present provision stipulates the system by which the MISiS scholarships will be granted and paid to international students (citizens of the Russian Federation, CIS countries, Ukraine, and Georgia are excluded from participating in this scholarship program), who have shown good academic progress at their previous educational institutions and a high motivation to study at MISiS.
International Student Scholarship means money paid monthly to international students enrolled at MISiS to study in a master’s degree program on a competitive basis in accordance with paragraph 4 of the present provision.
The International Student Scholarship Program is limited to two target groups. Target Group I includes two subgroups. Here is the list of eligible Russian-language and English-language master’s programs for the International Student Scholarship Program.
|Eligible Scholarship Recipients*
|Target Group I
||Full-time master’s program or joint master's degree program in an English-medium program
|Target Group II
||Students from partner universities interested in taking classes through one of our English-or Russian-language master’s programs (30 ECTS), pursuing an internship, and/or completing final research coursework.
- The International Student Scholarship is granted by the Scholarship Contest Committee, which is chaired by the rector of MISiS. The composition of this committee is approved by the rector of the university on an annual basis.
- MISiS administration annually assesses the number of scholarships spots available to international students for each target group.
- Financing of the International Student Scholarship Program is provided by state budget allocation in accordance with the Program to Increase the Competitiveness of NUST MISIS Among World-Leading Scientific Educational Centers (Agreement # 2 02.А03.21.0004 with Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation from August 27, 2013). Additionally, it could be provided by funds derived from income-bearing activities.
- International Student Scholarship recipients are determined by the Scholarship Contest Committee. The scholarships cover the entire period of study. Payment of the International Student Scholarship is made monthly (sometime between the 21st and 30th) during the academic year (10 months).