taught in English and Russian

Level of education

Master programmes

Mode of study



two years


  • Theoretical Principles of Classification of Crimes
  • Criminal Law of Foreign Countries
  • International Criminal Law
  • Right of Ownership and Its Protection
  • General Issues in Theory of Crime
  • Qualification of Crimes Against Property
  • Qualification of Crimes Against Life
  • Criminal and Legal Issues of Official Malfeasance
  • Issues in Criminal Responsibility and Punishment of Minors
  • Theoretical Issues of Criminal Identity in Criminal Law
  • Fundamentals of Criminal Policy in the Russian Federation


The graduates can work in the field of criminal justice, applying the acquired knowledge and skills in practice, acting as prosecutors and defenders in criminal cases, advising and representing the interests of parties to a criminal proceeding.

The graduates can work:

  • at courts of the Russian Federation
  • at public prosecution agencies of the Russian Federation
  • at the departments of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation
  • at the departments of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Russian Federation
  • at the departments of the Federal Security Service of the Russian Federation
  • as teachers at law schools
  • as lawyers
  • as legal advisers at government agencies and local self-government bodies
  • as lawyers at commercial and other organisations

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