The Final State Certification (FSC) at the "Political Science and World Politics" Undergraduate Programme of HSE Saint-Petersburg comprise following state examinations:
- final interdisciplinary examination
- thesis defence
Diploma with Honours
- all grades for courses (modules), internships, projects and term papers (projects), which are specified in the diploma supplement, must be either Excellent, Good or Pass;
- all grades received during the FSC process are Excellent;
- the share of Excellent grades specified in the diploma supplement, including grades provided based on a student’s FSC results, must come to at least 75% for all grades, with the exception of Pass grades specified in the diploma supplement.