Success Story: KASU Staff secures Scholarship to pursue PhD in Russia

Mustapha Lukman of the Department of Pharmaceutical and Medicinal Chemistry, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences at Kaduna State University has won a scholarship to pursue a PhD degree at Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University in St. Petersburg, Russia monitored by myschoolnews.

Success Story: KASU Staff secures Scholarship to pursue PhD in Russia

He won the Doctoral track of the Open Doors Olympiad to study for Three years (+  One-year Preparatory Program) in Materials Science with a specialisation in drug design and synthesis. 

The Olympiad is organised by the Association of Global Universities, in collaboration with the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation and the Federal Agency for the Commonwealth of Independent States Affairs, Compatriots Living Abroad,  and International Humanitarian Cooperation. 

The competition is aimed at talented foreign students who would like to enrol in master's and postgraduate programs in Russia for free. 

The winners of the Open Doors are granted free early admission at any Russian university, without an entrance examination and with tuition fees covered by the Russian Federation. 

KASU is committed to promoting research and teaching excellence and equipping staff with high-quality education and exposure. It also mirrors the university's belief in nurturing international partnerships. 

After his studies in Russia, Lukman will return to the university acquainted with new understandings and methods in his area of study, which will further support the university's academic programs and contribute to the intellectual growth of the students. #makingkasuproud 


Adamu Nuhu Bargo