taught in English and Russian

Level of education

Master programmes

Mode of study



two years

Areas of specialisation: International Public Law

Main educational courses

  • International Humanitarian Law
  • International Labour Law
  • International Courts
  • Territory in International Law
  • Implementation of International Human Rights Norms: Problem-Based Course

Areas of specialisation: International Private Law

Main educational courses

  • International Protection of Intellectual Property
  • International Trade Law
  • Legal Regulation of Foreign Economic Activities
  • Legal Regulation of International Trade Finance
  • Current Issues in Private International Law


  • Harmonisation of National Legal Systems
  • Right of Ownership and Its Protection
  • Law of Treaties in Russia
  • Current Issues in International Maritime Law
  • The Law of International Organisations
  • Application of International Law by Courts and Arbitration Tribunals
  • Comparative Law


The programme is aimed at training competitive lawyers with a comprehensive system of competences. They are capable of independent professional activity in the field of international law in accordance with their area of specialisation:

"International Public Law" — having in-depth knowledge of international public law, capable of giving a legal assessment of the actions of international legal entities and foreseeing the international legal consequences of public authorities' acts; "International Private Law" — having in-depth knowledge of international private law, with a qualification enabling such experts to carry out various types of activities typical for lawyers practicing in the field of international private law: planning international contracts and drafting them, legal advice on international arbitration, and so on.

Intrested in this programme — set up your personal account to proceed with your application.