Level of education: Master programme

Type of instruction: Full-time

Duration: 2 years

Language of instruction: Russian

Areas of specialisation: Speech Technology


  • Automated Processing and Interpretation of Speech Signals
  • Automatic Synthesis of Speech
  • Declarative and Scripting Programming Languages
  • Human Identification by Voice
  • Sound Systems Transfer
  • History of Phonetic Research
  • Methods of Describing and Studying Intonational Phenomena
  • General Phonetics
  • Semiotics
  • Phonosemantics

Areas of specialisation: Phonetics and Verbal Communication


  • Automatic Transcription
  • Acoustic Analysis of Speech Signals
  • Sound Systems Transfer
  • Historical Phonetics of Germanic/Romance Languages
  • Methods of Teaching Foreign Language Phonetics
  • Methods of Describing and Studying Intonational Phenomena
  • Regional and National Varieties of English/French
  • Semiotics
  • Statistical Processing of Phonetic Data
  • Russian Stylistics
  • English/French Phonostylistics


The programme is aimed at training specialists in general, experimental and applied phonetics, speech technologies and speech communication. The graduates can work in a wide range of areas: automatic processing of the speech signal, phonetics and verbal communication, speech technologies, linguistic problems of artificial intelligence, teaching foreign language phonetics.


  • Educator (professional training, professional education and additional professional education)
  • Database administrator
  • IT project manager
  • Software development manager
  • Technical writer
  • Support technician for information and communication systems
  • Information and communication systems administrator
  • NetApp administrator for information and communication systems
  • Systems programmer
  • TV presenter
  • Broadcasting media employee
  • Media editor
  • Printed media employee

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