Stipends and financial support

STIPEND

Stipend is a monthly payment for students who study at the expense of the Russian Government. International students with Russian Government Scholarship receive the minimum stipend and can apply for additional stipends if they meet requirements.
Payments are changing every semester, data on this page is actual for the 2020-2021 educational year.

State Academic Stipend
Name in Russian: Государственная академическая стипендия (ГАС)

Requirements:
All international students who have Russian Government Scholarship receive this stipend, but the amount depends on their grades.

Payments:
 For Bachelor students
 Standard payment  5 000 RUB
 Only «excellent» grades (from 8 to 10)  6 250 RUB
 For Master students
 Standard payment  8 000 RUB
 Only «excellent» grades (from 8 to 10)  10 000 RUB

According to the MIPT ORDER №226-1 of 17.02.2021.
Amount is actual for the 2020-2021 educational year.

State PhD Stipend
Name in Russian: Государственная стипендия аспирантам

Requirements:
All international postgraduate students who have Russian Government Scholarship receive this stipend, but the amount depends on their fields of study.

Payments:
 Priority specialisations (according to the order of the Ministry of Education)  10 000 RUB
 Other specialisations  6 500 RUB

Most of the MIPT specialisations are included on the priority list.
Full list of priority specialisations.

According to the MIPT ORDER №226-1 of 17.02.2021.
Amount is actual for the 2020-2021 educational year.

Enhanced Academic Scholarship (PGAS)
Name in Russian: Повышенная государственная академическая стипендия (ПГАС)

Requirements:

General:
PGAS is a stipend for Master students and 4th year Bachelor students who have achievements in one or several categories: Education, Science & Research, Social activities, Art & Culture and Sport.

Education:
  1. Only “excellent” marks during last two exam periods
  2. Achievements and prizes in science and R&D projects over the last year
  3. Winning student academic olympiads and competitions over the last year
Science & Research:
  1. Prizes and awards in science and research over the last year
  2. Patented and licensed researches and inventions over the last year
  3. Winning grants for scientific and research works over the last year
  4. Publications in academic journals and newspapers over the last year
Social activities:
  1. Organization of social, cultural and other activities and events in the university over the last year
  2. Participation in PR campaigns and information support for significant university events over the last year
Art & Culture:
  1. Prizes and achievements in cultural and art competitions over the last year
  2. Official public presentation of any work of art created by students over the last year
  3. Participation in or organization of cultural events over the last year
Sport:
  1. Prizes and achievements in sporting events over the last year
  2. Participation in sports events over the last year
  3. Compliance with GTO (ГТО — Готов к труду и обороне) sport standards
Payments:
 For Bachelor students  11 000 RUB
 For Master students  15 400 RUB 

Application procedure:
You can apply for this stipend at the beginning of the semester. For this you will need to upload your achievements with supporting documents to your Personal Account, the Достижения partition and click the “submit” button. The deadlines and more information about application are published in the group Физтех.Сегодня every semester.


According to the MIPT ORDER №226-1 of 17.02.2021.
Amount is actual for the 2020-2021 educational year.

Stipend of the Charitable Foundation for the Development of Innovation Education
Name in Russian: “Абрамовка”, Стипендия Фонда развития инновационного образования.

Requirements:
This stipend is for 1–3 year undergraduate students who have either high GPA or low income. High GPA stipends are paid to students who have the highest GPA among the Phystech School. Low-income stipends are paid to students whose families have average income of less than 6000 rubles per month for each person (it shall be confirmed by official documents).

Payments: 12 000 RUB.

Application procedure:
You can apply for this stipend at the beginning of the semester via the website of the Charitable Foundation.
The deadlines and news can be viewed in their VK group.

Presidential and Government Stipends
There are some additional stipends for those who have achievements in science, education and research provided by the President and the Government of Russia.

Stipend of the President of the Russian Federation
Name in Russian: Стипендия Президента Российской Федерации.
   Bachelor and Master  Postgraduate
 Payments  2200 RUB  4500 RUB
 Payment period  One educational year
 Recipients  Students who study on either a fee or scholarship basis
 Requirements  Achievements in education and science (winners of academic olympiads and contests and those who have made scientific discoveries, two or more inventions or published scientific articles)
 Application procedure  Application period is between March and May. The Физтех.Сегодня group usually displays announcements and details for the application.

According to the PRESIDENT ORDER №613-рп of 06.09.1993.

Stipend of the Government of the Russian Federation
Name in Russian: Стипендия Правительства Российской Федерации.
   Bachelor and Master  Postgraduate
 Payments  1440 RUB  3600 RUB
 Payment period  One semester
 Recipients  Students who study on either a fee or scholarship basis
 Requirements  Achievements in education and science (winners of academic olympiads and contests and those who have made scientific discoveries, two or more inventions or published scientific articles)
 Application procedure  Application period is between March and May. The Физтех.Сегодня group usually displays announcements and details for the application.

According to the GOVERNMENT ORDER №309 of 06.04.1995.

Stipend of the President of the Russian Federation for priority majors
Name in Russian: Стипендия Президента Российской Федерации по приоритетным направлениям.
   Bachelor  Master  Postgraduate
 Payments  7 000 RUB         14 000 RUB
 Payment period  One educational year  
 Recipients  Students who study on either a fee or scholarship basis  
 Fields of study
  • 09.03.01 Informatics and computer technology
  • 09.04.01 Informatics and computer technology
  • 19.04.01 Biotechnology
  •  01.06.01 Mathematics and mechanics
  • 02.06.01 Computer and information sciences
  • 03.06.01 Physics and astronomy
  • 06.06.01 Biological sciences
  • 09.06.01 Informatics and computer technology
  • 11.06.01 Electronics, radio engineering and communication systems
  • 12.06.01 Photonics, instrumentations, optical and biotechnical systems and technologies
  • 24.06.01 Aviation and rocket-space technology
 Grades
  • not less 50% "excellent" grades from all grades
  • no "satisfactory" grades over the last two semesters
  • no academic debts within any educational period
 Requirements  Meet one or more requirements:  Meet two or more requirements:
  • winner (prizewinner) of international or Russian olympiad  (contest, competition) aimed at identifying educational  achievements within the past two years
  • obtained within the past 2 years:
  • - award (prize) for results of scientific and research work
  • - patent (certificate)
  • - grant for scientific and research work
  • publication in international or Russian scientific journal within  the last year
  • other public presentations of results of scientific and research work (seminars, conferences etc) within the last year
 Application procedure  Application period is between March and May. The Физтех.Сегодня group usually displays announcements and details for the application.  

According to the GOVERNMENT ORDER №854 of 27.08.2016.

Stipend of the Government of the Russian Federation for priority majors
Name in Russian: Стипендия Правительства Российской Федерации по приоритетным направлениям.
   Bachelor and Master  Postgraduate
 Payments  5 000 RUB  10 000 RUB
 Payment period  One semester
 Recipients  Students who study on either a fee or scholarship basis
 Fields of study 09.03.01 Informatics and computer technology (Bachelor)
09.04.01 Informatics and computer technology (Master)
19.04.01 Biotechnology (Master)
01.06.01 Mathematics and mechanics (postgraduate)
02.06.01 Computer and information sciences (postgraduate)
03.06.01 Physics and astronomy (postgraduate)
06.06.01 Biological sciences (postgraduate)
09.06.01 Informatics and computer technology (postgraduate)
11.06.01 Electronics, radio engineering and communication  systems (postgraduate)
12.06.01 Photonics, instrumentations, optical and biotechnical  systems and technologies (postgraduate)
24.06.01 Aviation and rocket-space technology (postgraduate)
 Grades
  • not less 50% "excellent" grades from all grades
  • no "satisfactory" grades for past semester
 Requirements  Meet 1 or more Requirements:
Within the past 2 years:
  • award (prize) for scientific and research work;
  • patent, certificate;
  • grant for scientific and research work;
  • winner (prizewinner) of international or Russian olympiad (contest, competition) aimed at identifying educational achievements within past two years.

Within the past year:
  • publications in scientific journal
  • other public presentations of results of scientific and research work (seminars, conferences etc)

 Application procedure  Application period is between March and May. The Физтех.Сегодня group usually displays announcements and details for the application.

According to the GOVERNMENT ORDER №1192 of 03.11.2015.

Stipend of the Moscow Government
Name in Russian: Стипендия Правительства Москвы

Requirements:
This additional stipend is for 2-4 year undergraduate students who meet the requirements:
  • ● Only “excellent” and “good” grades during all period of education;
  • ● Participation in important public events in Moscow;
  • ● Specific selection passed.

Stipend recipients will participate in the project: they shall attend some definite events in Russian in Moscow. It takes time.

Fields of study:
  • • 03.03.01 Applied mathematics and physics
  • • 01.03.02 Applied mathematics and informatics
  • • 10.05.01 Information safety
  • • 09.03.01 Informatics and computer technology
  • • 16.03.01 Technical physics
  • • 19.03.01 Biotechnology

Payments: 6500 RUB

Application procedure: Application is between July and August usually. The Физтех.Сегодня group usually displays announcements and details for the application.

Website of the Stipend of the Moscow Government.
Regulation on the Stipend.

Stipend “Podmoskovye”
Name in Russian: Стипендия “Подмосковье”

Requirements: This stipend is for disabled students and for the students with achievements in education, science and research within the past half of year.
Payments: 5000 RUB for disabled students and 4000 RUB for other students.
Application procedure: Students may apply for this stipend in the offices of their Phystech Schools about a month before new semester. The “Физтех.Сегодня” group usually displays announcements and details for the application.

According to the MOSCOW REGIONAL GOVERNMENT ORDER №207-пг of 20.07.2001.


FINANCIAL SUPPORT

Every month students who have huge expenses or problems with money can apply for the financial support by their Phystech Schools. To apply it is required to fill out the form and submit it to your Phystech School with supporting documents. Each month a relevant committee makes decisions which students shall receive the money. The form, the deadlines and other information can be found in VK group of your Phystech School.

Here are some possible reasons for being provided with the the financial support:
  1. Expenses on treatment or medicine
  2. Emergency situations
  3. Buying tickets to/from your home country
  4. Death of relatives
  5. Your income is less than the subsistence minimum
  6. Having a child
  7. Pregnancy
  8. Marriage
  9. Both parents are unemployed
  10. Blood donation
According to the MIPT ORDER №2261-1 of 22.10.2020.


Additional information about stipends and regulation documents on the Social Dean website