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

Second-year students of the Master Programme “Business and Politics in Modern Asia” are required to take an internship. When choosing the place for it, special attention is paid to the needs of students and further career plans.
April 12
In this learning module, in frame of the Mentor Seminars the MA Programme “Business and Politics in Modern Asia” hosts expert meetings for students from both learning trajectories.
February 22
Anna Kostrova is a fourth-year student enrolled in the 'Sociology and Social Informatics' programme. In the autumn of 2021, she left for Masaryk University in Czech Republic under a student mobility programme. In this interview, Anna shared her impressions on studying abroad with the HSE News Service.
February 17
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Areas of Study