The Government of Russia renders an opportunity for Indian students to start or continue their education in Russian higher educational institutions. Different scholarships are available for applicants every year, including scholarships for full professional education and scholarships for postgraduate studies.

The admission is based on the 12th standard marks with results not less than 80 per cent .

The gap between the time of graduating from school, college or technical college and the time of entering any of the higher educational institutions of Russia should not exceed 3 years. It is preferable that the age of candidates for admission doesn't exceed 27 years.

Those candidates who have Master's Degree in Science/Arts can be admitted to the post-graduate course of study (Aspirantura) in the Russian higher educational institutions. Their age should preferably not exceed 35 years

To enquire the information about scholarship quotas contact RCSC Chennai, Russian Language Institute:

For more details about Russian education and scholarships see at

To procure for a Public Scholarship it is obligatory to register and provide scan copies of documents on the special site Russia.Study