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National and International Olympiads Recognized by HSE University

In order to take part in a competition for grant, you must register before March 1, 2020 and attach a scanned copy of your certificate issued to you as a participant of the said Olympiads using your personal account of an international applicant to the Bachelor’s programme.

Olympiads ensuring the right to take part in a competition for a grant for a Faculty of Mathematics’ programme:

1.   Global Scholarship Competition (Mathematics, 1 prize for senior class)

2.   All prizes awarded to finalists of the following Olympiads in Mathematics among international students of three senior classes of high school:

·        International Mathematical Olympiad

·        National Olympiads of Foreign States

·        European Mathematics Cup

·        Middle European Mathematical Olympiad

·        Romanian Master of Mathematics

       3. First prizes awarded to students of two senior classes of high school at all Olympiads in Mathematics in the cities and regions outside Russia with population exceeding 1 million people


Olympiads ensuring the right to take part in a competition for a grant for a Faculty of Economics programme

1.   The International Astronomy Olympiad (IAO, since 1996)

2.   The International Geography Olympiad (IGeo, since 1996) 

3.   The International Junior Science Olympiad (IJSO, since 2004) 

4.   The International Olympiad on Astronomy and Astrophysics (IOAA, since 2007) 

5.   The International Earth Science Olympiad (IESO, since 2007) 

6.   The Asian-Pacific Astronomy Olympiad (APAO, since 2005)

7.   The International Mathematics Olympiad (IMO, since 1959)

8.   The International Physics Olympiad (IPhO, since 1967)

9.   The International Olympiad in Informatics (IOI, since 1989)

10.The International Economics Olympiad (IEO, since 2018)

11.Global Scholarship Competition (Physics, winners)

12.The International Zhautykov Olympiad (Physics, winners and prize winners)


Olympiads ensuring the right to take part in a competition for a grant for a Faculty of Computer Science programme:

SubjectOlympiadsLevelYearBenefit
MathematicsInternational Mathematical Olympiad-9-11Winners and prize-winners (gold, silver or bronze medals) shall be admitted to study without entrance examinations
MathematicsMiddle European Mathematical Olympiad (https://www.math.aau.at/MEMO2016/)-9-11Winners and prize-winners (gold, silver or bronze medals) shall be admitted to study without entrance examinations
MathematicsRomanian Master of Mathematics (http://rmms.lbi.ro/rmm2017/index.php?id=home)-9-11Winners and prize-winners (gold, silver or bronze medals) shall be admitted to study without entrance examinations
MathematicsEuropean Mathematical Cup (http://emc.mnm.hr/4th-emc/)-9-11Winners and prize-winners (gold, silver or bronze medals) shall be admitted to study without entrance examinations
Mathematics, InformaticsInternational Zhautykov Olympiad-9-11Winners and prize-winners (gold, silver or bronze medals) shall be admitted to study without entrance examinations
Mathematics, InformaticsITMO University international Olympiad (https://way.ifmo.ru/)-9-11Winners and prize-winners (gold, silver or bronze medals) shall be admitted to study without entrance examinations
InformaticsInternational Olympiad in Informatics (IOI)-9-11Winners and prize-winners (gold, silver or bronze medals) shall be admitted to study without entrance examinations
Physics International Physics Olympiad (IPhO)-9-11Winners and prize-winners (gold, silver or bronze medals) shall be admitted to study without entrance examinations
MathematicsNational Olympiads in Mathematics (final stage)-9-11Winners and prize-winners (Diplomas of First, Second, and Third Class) shall be admitted to study without entrance examinations
InformaticsNational Olympiads in Informatics (final stage)-9-11Winners and prize-winners (Diplomas of First, Second, and Third Class) shall be admitted to study without entrance examinations
Physics National Olympiads in Physics (final stage)-9-11Winners and prize-winners (Diplomas of First, Second, and Third Class) shall be admitted to study without entrance examinations
InformaticsBaltic Olympiad in Informatics-9-11Winners and prize-winners (gold, silver or bronze medals) shall be admitted to study without entrance examinations
InformaticsBalkan Olympiad in Informatics-9-11Winners and prize-winners (gold, silver or bronze medals) shall be admitted to study without entrance examinations
MathematicsSaint Petersburg Olympiad for high school students, Competition between citiesI11Winners and prize-winners (Diplomas of First, Second, and Third Class) shall be admitted to study without entrance examinations
MathematicsMoscow Olympiad for High School Students, St Petersburg University's Olympiad, Interregional “Vysshaya Proba” Olympiad for High School Students, Lomonosov Olympiad for High School Students, "Pokori Vorobyovy Gory!" Olympiad for High School StudentsI11Winners (Diplomas of First Class) shall be admitted without entrance examinations
InformaticsOpen Olympiad in Software Engineering for High School StudentsI11Winners and prize-winners (Diplomas of First, Second, and Third Class) shall be admitted to study without entrance examinations
InformaticsMoscow Olympiad for High School Students, Olympiad in Informatics and Software Engineering for High School Students, Lomonosov Olympiad for High School Students, All-Siberian Olympiad for High School Students, Innopolis Open International Olympiad, Interregional “Vysshaya Proba” Olympiad for High School StudentsI11Winners (Diplomas of First Class) shall be admitted without entrance examinations



Olympiads ensuring the right to take part in a completion for a grant for a Faculty of Physics programme:

Global Scholarship Competition (Physics, winners)