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Illustration for news: HSE University-St Petersburg Political Scientists to Hold Anniversary Model UN

HSE University-St Petersburg Political Scientists to Hold Anniversary Model UN

On April 8–10, HSE University-St Petersburg will hold the fifth Model United Nations conference (MUN). The event will take place offline in English and both current and prospective students can participate. The application deadline is March 15. Read on to learn more and find out what to expect from the conference.

Illustration for news: Central Asian Survey Publishes Special Issue Co-Edited by Oleg Korneev

Central Asian Survey Publishes Special Issue Co-Edited by Oleg Korneev

Central Asian Survey, published by Taylor & Francis, is the leading international peer-reviewed, multi-disciplinary journal concerned with the history, politics, cultures, religions and economies of Central Asia and the Caucasus. Oleg Korneev, Associate Professor at the Department of Political Science and International Affairs, HSE University-St Petersburg, co-edited the special issue ‘EU–Central Asian Interactions: Perceptions, Interests and Practices’ together with his colleagues Rick Fawn (University of St Andrews) and Karolina Kluczewska (University of Ghent).

Illustration for news: 'HSE University is Beyond My Expectations'

'HSE University is Beyond My Expectations'

The first semester will come to an end soon. The students have already met their groupmates and lecturers, faced the first exams and got their first grades. We talked to our international first-year students and asked them about their impressions of the university and educational programmes.

Illustration for news: Political Science at HSE University-St Petersburg: Students Term Papers and Theses

Political Science at HSE University-St Petersburg: Students Term Papers and Theses

One of the most important deadline for the HSE students of each educational programme is the one for choosing the topic for term papers. For some people, it might be hard to define the area of their research interests due to the great variety of theories, events, and approaches. Others most likely have no idea what to write about. We will tell you what political scientists prepared the papers about last year and help to sort out the potential topics.

Illustration for news: 'I Enjoy the Challenges of My New Project. Such Difficulties Help You to Grow'

'I Enjoy the Challenges of My New Project. Such Difficulties Help You to Grow'

Nikita Barsukov graduated from the Bachelor's programme 'Political Science' in 2019 and the Master's programme 'Big Data Analytics for Business, Economics and Society' in 2021. During the senior years of his Bachelor's, a minor course helped Nikita to find his calling in software development. He is currently building his career in this field. In his interview, Nikita talks about his student years, finding a job of his liking, and the corporate culture of Tinkoff.

Illustration for news: Applying to HSE University in 2023: What’s New and What to Prepare for

Applying to HSE University in 2023: What’s New and What to Prepare for

The Admissions Committee has published the rules of admission for bachelor’s/specialist’s and master’s programmes at HSE University for next year. Read on to learn more about the ways to apply, the number of state-funded places, the new programmes and the specifics of the admissions campaign in 2023.

Illustration for news: 'You Should Not Pretend, But Be a Good Specialist'

'You Should Not Pretend, But Be a Good Specialist'

Anatolie Cecalenco was born in the Republic of Moldova and entered the Bachelor's programme 'Political Science' at HSE University. Then, he continued his education on the Master's programme 'Business and Politics in Modern Asia' at HSE University-St Petersburg. Currently, Anatolie is a PhD student and a lecturer at the campus. He also works as an ESG specialist for the company Business Solutions and Technology (which formerly operated in Russia as Deloitte). We talked to the PhD student about his studies and work.

Illustration for news: Student Handbook for First-Year Students: What, Why, and How

Student Handbook for First-Year Students: What, Why, and How

With the new academic year starting, first-year students of HSE University-St Petersburg have lots of questions about different aspects of student life. They can find answers to all these questions in the Student Handbook.

Illustration for news: HSE Ranked Top Russian University by Number of Subjects in Shanghai Ranking

HSE Ranked Top Russian University by Number of Subjects in Shanghai Ranking

HSE University is represented in more subjects (10—an increase from 8 last year) in the Shanghai Global Ranking of Academic Subjects than any other Russian university.

Illustration for news: June 22, 2022. Round table: "Mechanisms of citizens' influence on the formation of state policy on the example of the city - the subject of the Russian Federation of St. Petersburg"

June 22, 2022. Round table: "Mechanisms of citizens' influence on the formation of state policy on the example of the city - the subject of the Russian Federation of St. Petersburg"

22 июня 2022 года состоялся круглый стол на тему «Механизмы влияния граждан на формирование государственной политики на примере города – субъекта РФ Санкт-Петербурга». Он был организован Научно-учебной группой исследований молодежных советов и других форм общественного участия Департамента политологии и международных отношений НИУ ВШЭ и Межрегиональным гуманитарно-политологический центр «Стратегия».