APPLY

Admission period for the New Normal 2017/18 programme is now closed. Visit thenewnormal.strelka.com to learn more about the programme and submit your application.

If you have any questions about the admission process, contact us at apply@strelka.com.

Who can apply?

The Institute’s multidisciplinary programme is aimed at young professionals from Russia and abroad with diverse backgrounds: architecture, urbanism, film & cinema, interaction design, software design, humanities & social sciences, game design, economics, and more.

Applicants to the programme need to have a higher education diploma (any specialisation) and no less than 2 years of work experience. When reviewing applications, we focus on how a potential student can apply his/her expertise to the research agenda of the Programme which is traditionally centered around The City and urban design. 

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

  • completed higher education
  • 2-3 years of work experience
  • fluency in English
  • age: 25 to 35 (exceptions permitted)
  • high level of motivation and self-organisation

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS 

  • completed online application form
  • portfolio (PDF, not exceeding a total of 10 pages)

Your portfolio should contain examples of projects and/or research work completed in the last few years and demonstrate your skills and expertise as well as interest in urban research agenda.

  • English language proficiency certificate (for non-native speakers): IELTS Academic — 6.5, TOEFL — 85
  • copy of a university diploma
  • letter of recommendation from a former employer/research advisor/internship supervisor
  • passport scan

Strelka alumni about education at the Institute:

HOW WILL I KNOW IF I HAVE BEEN ACCEPTED?

All applicants will receive official emails from the Institute on the results of the selection process.

WHAT IF I HAVE MORE QUESTIONS?

Please contact us at  apply@strelka.com with any remaining questions about the admission process and/or requirements.

You can also check out most frequently asked questions on the programme website thenewnormal.strelka.com.