Mar 25, 2019

Umniki i umnicy

  • Crimson Education
  • Russia
Competition Skill Building Other


All-Russian Humanitarian Television Olympiad that has been televised on Russia's Channel One since November 29, 1992. One of the most prestigious humanities olympiads in Russia. Students from all over the country (and some other countries like Kazakhstan) compete for a chance to be admitted to MGIMO - Moscow State Institute of International Relations.

For more information visit the official site here

Type of Opportunity

Extracurricular Activity

Age Range

Grades 9-10



Multiple rounds for students from all around Russia

Participation Cost


Minimum Technical Skill Needed


Extensive knowledge in russian and international history required

Time Commitment


6 hours/week prep work

Application Deadline

TBA for 2021

Application Process Includes

Students from Moscow interview to participate in May-June, students from outside of Moscow send in their application (resume and one essay) March-June