Level of education: Master programme

Type of instruction: Full-time

Duration: 2 years

Language of instruction: Russian


Main academic courses

  • Business Consulting
  • Strategic Branding
  • Communication with Stakeholders
  • Advertising Storytelling and Infotainment in the Digital Environment
  • Legal and Ethical Support of Communication Activity
  • Theory and Practice of Written Communication in Business and Politics
  • Strategic Communications in Business
  • Visual Communications of the Advertising Product
  • Strategic Communications in Politics
  • Fundamentals of Documentary Film Editing – Term Project
  • Brand Identity in Advertising
  • Anti-Crisis Communication
  • Social Media: Objectives, Strategies, Tactics
  • Mediaplanning



Internship placements

  • Gasprom Neft
  • Expoforum
  • Pulkovo Airport
  • St Petersburg Legislative Assembly
  • North-West Megafon Plc
  • Roscongress
  • Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Leningrad Region
  • TGK – 1
  • Ginza
  • Manezh Central Exhibition Hall
  • Aurora Fashion Week
  • BBDO Moscow
  • Netology
  • BC Communicaions
  • SPN Communications
  • HR Solutions
  • Advita Charitable Foundation
  • Center for Autist Children "Anton Is Here"

A total of 200 agreements have been signed.

As a result of training, the labour market acquires specialists in:

  • the field of strategic communications;
  • management of the development and implementation of both large-scale communication programmes and individual projects in politics, business, and promotion of territories;
  • public relations and advertising, possessing the skills of consulting in communication technologies.
Prospective employers
  • Leading Russian and foreign media, media holdings and communication agencies
  • Commercial companies interested in the effective use of media and communication
  • State authorities and local government
  • St Petersburg University and other educational institutions (teaching)
  • Research institutes and organisations (research activities)

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