Drawing on the considerable strengths of both institutions, this programme awards graduates with two diplomas: a Russian Bachelor’s in International Relations (IR) from HSE University and a British Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Politics and International Relations from the University of London (UoL).
Starting with the second year of studies, students of the HSE and University of London Parallel Degree Programme in International Relations is offered by the HSE University can choose one of the three tracks — International Economics and Finance, International Journalism and Global Media or Strategic Communications Management. In addition to fluency in English — the language of instruction — you will gain mastery over a second foreign language of your choice.
Armed with a double degree and fluency in the English language, graduates can expect to pursue careers in a wide range of fields — from corporate international departments, as expert analysts with business and investment companies and as translators, journalists and editors, to jobs in corporate and political consulting, international and intergovernmental organisations and the diplomatic corps — to name only a few.
- You will also be well positioned to continue your studies in prestigious foreign master’s degree programmes.
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- International Political Economy
- Modern Geopolitics
- Political Philosophy
- Comparative Politics
- Political Consulting
- Theory of International Relations
- Foreign Policy Analysis
- World Regional Geography
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- 48 months
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DisciplinesBusiness Administration International Relations International Business View 3 other Bachelors in International Relations in Russia
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
The admission of international students is based on History (min. 55 points out of 100) and English language (min. 75 points out of 100) examinations, conducted by the HSE.
Proficiency in English:Bachelor’s HSE and London University Parallel Degree Programme in International Relations is led entirely in English. Therefore, high level of proficiency in the language is needed.As an additional advantage for the applicant, we accept and consider IELTS, TOEFL, CPE, CAE certificates. Lack of certificates does not remove you from admission process.
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International8802 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8802 EUR per year during 48 months.
- 770 000 RUB per year
Living costs for Moscow
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.