Curriculum

CURRICULUM STRUCTURE

Degree requirements: 240 ECTS over 4 years, 30 ECTS per semester

Core subjects: 200+ credits over 4 years
International Relations and Political Science
Governance and Management
Social Sciences and Humanities
Law 
Economics
Foreign Languages

Elective courses

Research internship

Professional internship

Language training

One foreign language, aside from English, is mandatory; second foreign language is optional.

1. For non-Russian-speaking students: Russian as first foreign language and the choice of French, German or Spanish for a second optional foreign language (availability depends on the year of enrolment, grade above 75 percent for the first foreign language over Year 1 is required to begin learning a second foreign language);
2. For students with a good command of the Russian language: the choice of French, German, or Italian as first foreign language and the choice of French, German, or Spanish for a second foreign language (availability depends on the year of enrolment; grade above 75 percent for the first foreign language over Year 1 is required to begin learning a second foreign language).

Undergraduate thesis

Final exams
Interdisciplinary exam
Foreign language exam


COURSEWORK BY YEAR

Year 1

Core


Year 2

Core

Selective (choose one from each group)

Group 1

Group 2

Group 3

Group 4

Optional


Year 3

Core

Selective (choose one from each group)

Group 1

Group 2

Group 3

Group 4

Group 5

Optional


Year 4

Core

Selective (choose one from each group)

Group 1

Group 2

Group 3

Group 4