The Russian Federation’s Embassy in Afghanistan offers 500 scholarships for bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees to young Afghans studying in Russian educational institutions in accordance with Russian higher education programs. This scholarship is intended to assist Afghan cadres and has been designated for the academic year 2023-2024 in Afghanistan.
Country to Study: Russia
Organization: The Russian Federation’s Embassy in Afghanistan
Eligible Nations: Afghanistan
Scholarship Degree: Bachelor, Masters, Doctoral
No. of Scholarships: 500
Financial Coverage: Partially-Funded
Required Language: English, Russian
Study Fields: The majority of academic fields
Deadline: November 30, 2022
According to Russian law, this scholarship covers the living expenses of international students during their studies. They are also provided with living facilities in educational institution dormitories, in accordance with the conditions set for Russian citizens.
Note: This scholarship does not cover students’ transportation to and from university, health insurance, or food expenses.
You may apply
Afghan students who wish to use this scholarship to study for their bachelor’s, master’s, or doctoral degrees in Russia must possess a passport that is valid for at least 1.5 years.
How to Apply
Students who qualify may submit an application through education-in-Russia.com before 30 November 2022. On the aforementioned website, you can find details about the required paperwork as well as step-by-step instructions for completing the application form.
After completing the required application materials, qualified candidates should consult the Department of Foreign Relations of the Ministry of Higher Education.
Candidates should be aware that the Ministry of Higher Education and the Russian Science Office, along with participating higher education institutions from that nation, make the final selection decision.