On November 1, applications opened for 2017 admissions to undergraduate and graduate programmes at HSE. This year, a new online application system has been introduced to simplify the procedure for international applicants.
HSE has gradually begun transitioning payment of scholarships to Sberbank cards. Cards will initially be issued to first-year Master’s students. From November 2016 Scholarship payments for first-year students will be transferred only to Sberbank cards.
Research seminar: MIT anthropologists Heather Paxson and Stephen Helmreich on microbiopolitics and science
On October, 3, at 6 p.m. the Center for Historical Research organizes a scholar seminar with participation of Professor Heather Paxson and Professor Stefan Helmreich (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA).
"The Shanghai Summer School at Fudan University will always remain as one of my best academic and cultural experience"
Samrat Sil, a second-year student of MA Program in Applied and Interdisciplinary History, participated in a Summer School for students and young researchers from BRICS countries which took place at Fudan University, China, on July 6 – August 3, 2016.
"Research internship in Tsarskoe Selo gave us a great experience of advanced training in applied history"
First-year students of the Master's program in Applied and Interdisciplinary History Alina Zgolaya, Anna Rokhloi, and Pavel Savchenko did practical projects for Kochubey’s Mansion in Tsarskoe Selo as a part of their research internship in May-June 2016.
The Master's Program in History at HSE - Saint-Petersburg and the University of Jyväskylä (Finland) will continue their cooperation in the 2016/2017 academic year
The University of Jyväskylä (JYU) received funding from the Centre for International Mobility (CIMO) of Finland for intensifying an international student and teacher exchange with HSE – Saint-Petersburg through the Finnish-Russian Student and Teacher Exchange Network (FIRST) and developing and organizing a joint intensive course.
Master students at the conference on BRICS Societies in a Multi-Polar World: Historical-Comparative Perspectives and Current Challenges
On May 16-18 the first annual BRICS conference focusing on the interaction of the social sciences were held in National Research University Higher School of Economics.
MA students at the Third Annual Conference “Education and Global Cities: Horizons for Contemporary Universities”
MA students of the Department of History Justin Ramsey, Anna Rohloi and Pavel Savchenko presented their researsh projects at the round table “Urban Studies: International Experience and Universities' Collaboration” which was organized by the Department of History (NRU HSE, St.Petersburg) in the framework of the Conference “Education and Global Cities: Horizons for Contemporary Universities” on May, 20, 2016.
Igor Tarbeev and Victoria Avanskaya, graduate students at HSE St. Petersburg Master's program in Applied and Interdisciplinary History “Usable Pasts", took part in the preparation of the exhibition named "First Flight" at the Peter and Paul Fortress.
Open lecture "New Life of a Traditional Museum: Choices, Changes, and Consequences of a Major Renovation of the National Maritime Museum in Amsterdam"
On Tuesday, April 2016, the students of Master program in Applied and Interdisciplinary history “Usable Pasts” attended an open lecture by professor Joost C.A. Schokkenbroek "New Life of a Traditional Museum: Choices, Changes, and Consequences of a Major Renovation of the National Maritime Museum in Amsterdam".