Level of education: Master programme

Type of instruction: Full-time

Duration: 2 years

Language of instruction: English and Russian


Main academic courses


  • Source Studies and Historiography of International Relations
  • Theory and Methodology of Historical Studies
  • History of Cold War
  • Socio-Economic and Cultural Aspects of International Relations: 20th Century
  • Orient in International Relations: 20th – Early 21st Century



Internship placements

  • Committee for External Relations of St Petersburg
  • Committee on youth policy and interaction with public organizations of St Petersburg
  • Representation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation in St Petersburg
  • Administration of the Governor of St Petersburg
  • Government of Leningrad Region
  • Committee on Interethnic Relations and the Implementation of Migration Policy in St Petersburg
  • City Property Management Committee
  • Committee for Industrial Policy and Innovations of St Petersburg
  • Legislative Assembly of St Petersburg
  • St Petersburg Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  • Leningrad Regional Chamber of Commerce.

Graduates of the programme can work in: research organisations; institutions of higher education; international non-profit and non-governmental organisations; analytical departments of companies; and research institutions.

Organisations where graduates work

  • PJSC Gazprom
  • Toyota Motor LLC
  • Bosch Siemens


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