Degrees and programs

MEPhI offers educational programs in 200 scientific areas. In compliance with the Russian higher- education transition to the Bologna system, MEPhI now offers BS, MS, and PhD degrees, in addition to the traditional specialist degree.

One of the unique characteristics of the MEPhI educational structure is its modularity – flexible curriculum paths, multidisciplinarity, individual plans for the students, as well as project and distance learning.

Students have the chance to participate in research, even as an undergraduate, and diploma thesis projects at MEPhI, in Russia (Rosatom and its subsidiaries, Yandex, etc.) or even abroad – there were over 50 students went for projects abroad in 2016.

Also, MEPhI offers double diploma and exchange programs with European, Asian and American universities.

MEPhI has quickly been expanding the number of foreign students enrolled as well. About half of these come from the countries where Rosatom, MEPhI’s strategic partner, is building nuclear power plants.