Level of education: Master programme

Type of instruction: Full-time

Duration: 2 years

Language of instruction: Russian

Areas of specialization:

Federal and Regional Governance

Main academic courses

  • Strategic State Planning
  • Modern Theories of Federal and Regional Governance
  • Regional Strategic Management

Applied Macroeconomics and Economic Policy

Main academic courses

  • Governmental Policy of Economy Modernization Monetary and Fiscal Policy
  • Applied Macroeconomics

Main academic courses

  • Information Resources and Applied Methods of Analysis
  • Modern Management
  • Public Sector Economics and Ecological Management
  • Modern Economic Policy of Russia
  • Regional Economics and Regional Policy – Advanced Level
  • Effective Methods and Smart Technologies
  • Management of Non-Profit Organizations
  • Legal Regulation and Organization of Public Service
  • E-Government

Our advantages

  • Combination of fundamental academic education with specialised knowledge in the field of economic policy and public administration
  • Participation in the academic programme of senior managers working at the organisations of St Petersburg and the Leningrad Region
  • The programme has a long history. Our graduates are employed by agencies of local and federal government, and by global corporations
  • Graduates acquire skills in preparing analytical materials based on relevant sources of information for strategic decision-making
  • The active teaching methods are aimed at the development of strategic thinking and formation of a new type of managers

Research Seminar (practical training)

Research Internship

  • Applied Macroeconomics
  • Monetary and Fiscal Policy
  • Governmental Policy of Economy Modernization
  • Modern Theories of Federal and Regional Governance
  • Strategic State Planning
  • Regional Strategic Management


Prospective employers

  • Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation
  • Investment and Strategic Projects Committee of St Petersburg
  • Committee for the Construction of St Petersburg
  • Committee for the Industrial Policy and Innovations of St Petersburg
  • St Petersburg Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  • ОJSC St Petersburg Тechnopark (business-incubator Ingria)

This programme is designed to train specialists to work in: government bodies of various levels; analytical departments of financial and non-financial corporations; and academic and departmental research organizations.

Key positions

  • Specialists and heads of departments of federal and territorial bodies of executive power and their structural subdivisions
  • Specialists and heads of local government services
  • Specialists and heads of divisions of research and analytical departments
  • Specialists of analytical centres of consulting organizations
  • Specialists and heads of analytical departments of banks and corporations.

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