Dear participants in the Open Doors International Olympiad conducted by the "Global Universities" Association, welcome to the Novosibirsk State University site. Winning the Olympiad makes it possible for talented students from foreign countries to enroll in Russian university Master's programs without entrance examinations and to study for free (paid for by the Russian Federation government). NSU is a member of a group of universities organizing the Olympiad for "Economics" and is the coordinator of the Olympiads for "Business and Management" and "Chemistry".
What's in it for you?
Early admission and tuition-free education on a Master's program of your choice at one of the top universities in Russia and the world
Who can participate?
Foreign citizens; Stateless people; Russian citizens who live abroad; who already have a Bachelor's degree or are completing their Bachelor's education in 2019
In what languages will the Olympiads be conducted?
Olympiads will be conducted in Russian and English
The Olympiad has two stages, both are conducted on-line: a portfolio competition and solving Olympiad problems.
March 25th, 2019 - Announcement of the Open Doors winners
November 01, 2018 - January 01, 2018
Everyone is invited to participate in the qualifying stage. The first (qualifying) stage format is a portfolio competition.
February 17 - March 07, 2019
The second (final) stage format consists of solving Olympiad problems.
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Be accepted at a Novosibirsk State University Master's Program before the start of the regular admissions campaign!
Winners and runners-up are the participants who passed the two stages of the Olympiad with a total point score that places them in the range of from 5% to 25% of the top of the score ranking list. Olympiad prizewinners and runners-up can enroll at NSU without graduate school entrance examinations.