Being a part of the Higher School of Economics, HSE campus in St Petersburg is one of the leading universities in Russia, an international knowledge hub, and a strong research centre in economic, political, social and management sciences.
HSE University – St Petersburg offers 13 Bachelor’s programmes, including 3 fully taught English, as well as 25 Master’s programmes, including 6 programmes fully in English.
Double Degree Opportunities
Master's in 'Finance', IMESS, ESSCA
Master's in 'Russian Literature in Cross-cultural and Intermedial Perspective', Free University of Berlin
PhD in 'Global History of Empires', University of Turin
Bachelor's and Master's students
Full-time degree programmes
Modern and rigourous curricula for great employability or academic career
Comprehensive research under supervision of top international faculty
Truly international community and most friendly on-campus environment
Spectacular city of St Petersburg and state-of-the-art facilities and dormitory
Outstanding pastoral care — feel the difference of a medium-size campus
International partnerships and exchange opportunities with 50+ countries
Frequently Asked Questions
I don’t speak Russian. How can I apply?
Short answer: you’re more than welcome to apply for our English-taught Bachelor’s or Master’s programmes in Social and Political Sciences, Law, History, Oriental Studies, Economics, Management and Computer Science.
Long answer: it’s crucial to pay attention to the language of instruction while applying. Sometimes it might be confusing, when you surf a dozen of programmes of different universities. But we’ve gathered all information about international admissions at HSE University – St. Petersburg here. You can find description of the programmes, application deadlines, entry requirements and other useful information. And don’t worry, if you choose programme taught in English all your entrance trials also will be in English.
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