Level of education: Master programme

Type of instruction: Full-time

Duration: 2 years

Language of instruction: English and Russian


Main academic courses

  • Private International Law
  • International Trade Law
  • International Settlements
  • Legal Regulation of Foreign Economic Activities
  • International Protection of Intellectual Property
  • Treaty Law
  • The Law of International Organisations
  • European Union Law
  • Current Issues in International Maritime Law
  • Harmonisation of National Legal Systems
  • Application of International Law by Courts and Arbitration Tribunals


Our advantages

Graduates of the programme work in various professional spheres, including: federal law enforcement; state corporations; state and municipal authorities; consultancies; international bodies and organisations; and the media.

The graduates are competent and ready to perform practical tasks in legislative, law enforcement or judicial bodies, in advocacy and or a prosecutor’s office. They can hold positions in and provide legal services to any type of institution and organisation. Graduates have a high level of knowledge, skills and practical experience, and work in the leading Russian and international companies and law firms.

Organisations where our graduates work

  • Government of the Russian Federation
  • Constitutional Court of the Russian Federation
  • Ministry of Justice of the Russian Federation
  • Ministries and Federal Agencies
  • European Court of Human Rights
  • International Non-Governmental Organisations
  • Administration of St Petersburg
  • North-West Customs Department of the Federal Customs Service
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers
  • Lorenz
  • Salans
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Beiten Burkhardt
  • Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners
  • Pepeliaev Group
  • Monastursky Zyuba Stepanov & Partners (MZS)
  • Nornickel
  • Severstal
  • Bank Saint Petersburg and other organisations

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