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International Olympiad for Master’s degree applicants «Mastersium»

The prizewinners and awardees – citizens of foreign countries have a right to be enrolled at DSTU within the quota of the Government of the Russian Federation for studies in English and Russian.

What are the benefits of participation?

The Olympiad provides an opportunity for international applicants to be enrolled at Don State Technical University and receive a state scholarship (quota) to study for free.

Who can participate?

The graduates of Bachelor’s and Specialist’s degree programmes applying to DSTU for Master’s programmes

What is the language of the Olympiad?

The official languages: Russian, English, Spanish and French.

What is the participation fee?

The participation is free of charge.



The registration is open from 1 to 30 November 2023 at http://magistr.donstu-talant.ru/  

The contest consists of 2 phases:

The qualification stage

The testing is held online at http://magistr.donstu-talant.ru/ from 1  December 2023 to 31 January 2024.

The final stage

It is held online at https://skif.donstu.ru/spec/ from 1 February to 1 March 2024. The applicants are to solve the practice-based tasks.

The Olympiad tasks are composed in full accordance with the Russian Federation Educational Standards.

The results are published at http://magistr.donstu-talant.ru/  by 11 March 2023.


For applicants who do not speak Russian and are planning to study in a Master’s programme in Russian, the quota includes 1 year of intensive study of Russian and the basics of general education disciplines at the International Faculty.

The winners and awardees can receive their Certificates in person (you will need to provide your ID) since June, 20, 2024 at Gagarin sq. 1, Building 8, Office 550, International Resources Center from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.

For more information, please, contact the Organizing Committee via WhatsApp +7 (908) 516-94-96 and requests@donstu.ru


The shedule of the final stage of the international competition for Master’s degree applicants «Mastersium»