Russian Government Bursaries

By | March 23, 2016

Russian Government Bursaries for South African Students 2018

The Russian Government bursaries is making available scholarships for South African students to study at Russian institutions from the academic year 2018/19.

These scholarship may be awarded for undergraduate (Bachelors) or postgraduate (Masters or PhD) studies. Preference is given to postgraduate applications.

Application Criteria

– South African citizens in good health with a strong academic record.
– Available to study in Russia from September 2016 (no extensions will be allowed).
– Demonstrated interest in Russia and commitment to the development of South Africa.
– Applications from all qualified candidates in any field will be accepted, but priority will be given to applications for postgraduate studies

Russian Government Bursaries Available

  • Biotechnology
  • Climate change
  • Engineering sciences
  • Maritime studies
  • Natural and physical sciences
  • Nuclear and renewable energy
  • Space science and technology
  • Statistics
  • Telecommunication

All students must meet the minimum academic requirements for entry into a similar programme at a South African university in order to qualify for the Russian Government bursary.

How To Apply?

In order to apply for the Russian Government bursaries, please visit DHET website to apply.