World-Class Russian Education!

The goal of Project 5-100 is to maximize the competitive position of a group of leading Russian universities in the global research and education market.


A Unique New Center of Excellence in New Manufacturing Technologies Established in Russia

A Centre of Excellence in New Manufacturing Technologies of the National Technology Initiative (NTI) has been established at the Institute of Advanced Manufacturing Technologies of the Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPbPU), an institution participating in the 5-100 project.

The scientist of the Project 5-100 university was rewarded by the President

President of Russia Vladimir Putin presented Presidential Prizes in Science and Innovation for Young Scientists on the Day of Russian science. One of the prizes was awarded to Maxim Nikitin, Candidate of Science (Physics and Mathematics), head of nanobiotechnology laboratory at the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology

Open Doors: new Master’s degree experience opens up new horizons

There are great opportunities for international students wishing to pursue studies in Russia 'the land of ideas, culture and science'. Students from all over the globe can now study for free a Masters degree at one of the world’s top universities in Russia thanks to Open Doors: Russian Scholarship Project. A Master's degree in Russia? Sign me up!

Two Project 5-100 universities featured in the top 50 universities with the best student-to-staff ratio 2018

London, 16th January 2018: The Times Higher Education (THE) announced the world’s 100 leading universities with the best student-to-staff ratio.

Russia Maintains Open Borders for International Students

Moscow, Russia: For the second year in a row, education as a national brand has become a deal-breaker in Russia. The borders are open to attract great talent that is diverse enough for globally minded universities today. Educational institutions are inward-looking organizations in this country and a place that could benefit and share in a nation’s excellence.