Skoltech - PhD - Computational and Data Science and Engineering


To be eligible to apply to CDSE PhD program, by the time of enrollment at Skoltech, the PhD candidates should hold or expect an MSc degree (or an equivalent like Specialist degree) from a recognized higher education institution and in the area of study that is relevant to the CDISE research group that the PhD candidate is looking for.

Application procedure

Before submission of the online application: PhD applicants should preliminarily review faculty profiles and research groups and get in touch (via e-mail) with the corresponding faculty members before the submission of the online application. Remember that your prospective research proposal should align with the research directions of the program. 

  1. Submit your application: Upload your materials into the application system by August 01, 2021 and submit your application.
  2. In-person interviews (online): The final admissions stage will take place online. You will need to pass an interview with the admissions committee, and take an English language test.