Level of education: Bachelor programmes

Type of instruction: Full-time

Duration: 4 years

Language of instruction: English, Russian

Main academic courses

  • Fundamentals of Communication Theory
  • Fundamentals of Creative Journalism
  • Technology and Techniques of Print Media, Radio and TV
  • Student Newspaper (TV or Radio Programme)
  • History of Russian and Foreign Journalism
  • Design in Mass Media
  • Stylistics
  • Fundamentals of Visual Journalism
  • Professional Ethics of a Journalist
  • Russian Media Landscape (in English)
  • Professional Creative Studios
  • Sociology of Journalism and Mass Communications
  • Copywriting
  • Fundamentals of Advertising and PR
  • Creative Practicum
  • Media Theory and Practice
  • Professional Portfolio
  • Modern International Journalism
  • Media Management
  • Investigative Journalism


Graduates are well-placed to create, promote, distribute, and customise a media product to meet a variety of goals and demands of audiences. Graduates pursue the social cause of journalism with due regard to modern legal and ethical challenges of information society.  

Key positions

  • Correspondent
  • Editor
  • Literary editor
  • Observer
  • International journalist
  • Radio and TV host
  • Programme / project producer
  • Photographer
  • Designer
  • Layout designer
  • Photo editor
  • Cameraman
  • Programme director
  • Content promotion specialist

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