Level of education: Bachelor programmes

Type of instruction: Full-time

Duration: 4 years

Language of instruction: English and Russian

Main academic courses

 

  • Theory and Philosophy of Culture
  • History of Foreign Art in the 16th–19th Centuries
  • History of World Museums
  • History of Museum Work in Russia 
  • Administration and Marketing in a Museum
  • Display and Exhibition Work in a Museum
  • The Museum and the Visitor
  • Provision of Guided Tours
  • The Legal Framework of Cultural Heritage Preservation
  • Professional Ethics
  • Technological Advance and Information Technology in Museum Work
  • Natural Scientific Methods in Preservation and Restoration of Museum Objects
  • Contemporary Approaches to Museology
  • Museum Pedagogy
  • Supportive Courses in History
  • Attribution and Expertise of Fine Art Works
  • Museum Documentation and Object Storage
  • Cultural Anthropology
  • Military Heraldry

Our advantages

  • The programme has been created and is being implemented in cooperation with the State Hermitage Museum.
  • Practical training is held in the leading museums of St Petersburg.
  • Students acquire fundamental knowledge of the humanities and social sciences.
  • They master skills in the practical implementation of knowledge in the field of museum theory and practice.
  • They master skills in the practical implementation of knowledge in the field of museum and exhibition, and museum and educational activities.
  • They master skills in the practical implementation of knowledge in the field of preservation of cultural heritage.

 

Career

Key positions

  • Museum documentation specialist
  • Custodian
  • Curator of exhibition projects
  • Junior Research Worker
  • Guide
  • Specialist in historical, cultural and experiential tourism

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