Regional Studies: Russian Federation

Do you want to go deeper into studies about Russian culture and economics? Just join this program!

With the Master's Degree Program 'Regional Studies: Russian Federation' you will gain more profound and comprehensive knowledge about Russia. The course deals with problems of regional development and gives insights into cultural, historical, demographic and economic issues of the Russian Federation. The major objective of the program is to build-up knowledge, skills and abilities making it possible to perform a comprehensive analysis related to regions in the Russian Federation.

Region Studies: Russian Federation
Region Studies: Russian Federation

Program profile. Major areas of expertise: 

  • History of Russia
  • Economy of the Russian Federation
  • Demographic Issues
  • Culture of Russia
  • Russian Language

Tuition fee per year:

  • for foreign students: 282 800 Rubles
  • for Russian students: 228 000 Rubles

Award: Master of Arts (MA)

Admission procedure

You are kindly required to fill in an on-line application. International applicants may find additional information concerning admission at SPbPU web-site.  

Key Points

  • the course is primarily delivered in English;
  • regular participation in seminars, conferences and forums;
  • in-depth knowledge delivered by highly-expertised professors;
  • international relevant contacts for successful career in international governmental and non-governmental organizations;
  • cross-cultural studies and other extracurricular activities at the University;
  • scholarships to study abroad in English in one of the European partner universities (a semester or a summer school)
  • trainings and activities regarding issues of public authorities engaged with domestic and foreign policies, various scientific, educational, informational and cultural exchanges, trade and economic cooperation, bilateral and multilateral communication links.

The focus of the program is to develop and drill down practical skills of regional development in international companies and organizations ensured by a wide range of teaching methods- lectures, case studies, cross-cultural team work, experts’ workshops, etc.

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Additional Benefits

Staying in the most beautiful city of Russia - Saint-Petersburg - will reward you with unforgettable experience!

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Contact details

Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University