Saint-Petersburg School of Social Sciences and Area Studies

Degree Programmes

The School implements 4 bachelor's programmes, 7 master's programmes and 2 doctoral programmes:


  • Bachelor's programmes
  • Master's Programmes
  • Doctoral Programmes
 

Title

Places: state-funded/
fee-paying/ fee-paying for international students

Duration

Mode of study

Language

Accreditation / Double degree

Asian and African Studies

23 / 90 / 10

5 years

Full-time

Russian/ English

State Accreditation

Public Policy and Analytics

35 / 35 / 10

4 years

Full-time

Russian/ English

State Accreditation

Political Science and World Politics

40 / 60 / 10

4 years

Full-time

Russian/ English

State Accreditation
International Accreditation
Double degree with the University of Rome 'Tor Vergata', programme 'Global Governance'

Sociology and Social Informatics

50 / 30 / 4

4 years

Full-time

Russian/ English

State Accreditation

Title

Places: state-funded/
fee-paying/ fee-paying for international students

Duration

Mode of study

Language

Accreditation / Double degree

Data Analytics for Politics and Society

15 / 5 / 2

2 years

Full-time

English

State Accreditation

Business and Politics in Modern Asia

20 / 5 / 4

2 years

Full-time

English

State Accreditation
Double degree with the Ca' Foscari University of Venice, programme 'Language and Management to China'

Urban Development and Governance

20 / 5 / 1

2 years

Full-time

Russian/ English

State Accreditation

Modern Social Analysis

25 / 5 / 1

2 years

Full-time

Russian/ English

State Accreditation
Double Degree Track with the University of Trento, programme 'Sociology and Social Research'

Comparative Politics of Eurasia

15 / 5 / 9

2 years

Full-time

English

State Accreditation
International Accreditation
Double Degree track with the University of Trento, programme 'European and International Studies'

Comparative Russian and Eurasian Politics

– / 5 / 20

2 years

Full-time

English

State Accreditation
Double degree with the University College of London

Educational Administration

25 / 5 / –

2,5 years

Full and part time

Russian

State Accreditation

News

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.
October 28
Alexander Khodachek, President of HSE University-St Petersburg, participated in the discussion of the city's technological capabilities in terms of building relations between Russia and China. The experts are sure that the future of various fields is in the hands of young professionals who know the Chinese language and culture.
October 24
Liudmila Veselova, Academic Supervisor of the Master's Programme 'Business and Politics in Modern Asia' at HSE University-St Petersburg, participated in the Eastern Economic Forum (EEF) in Vladivostok on September 5–8. We asked Liudmila to share her impressions of the forum.
September 12
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Areas of Study