Level of education: Bachelor programmes

Type of instruction: Full-time

Duration: 4 years

Language of instruction: English, Russian

Main educational courses

  • Theoretical Sociology
  • Research Methodology and Methods in Sociology
  • Mathematical Methods in Sociology
  • Social Networks and Network Economy
  • Social Analysis
  • Sociology of Digital Communications
  • Simulation Modelling
  • Analysis of Social Media and Big Data
  • Information Technologies and Systems
  • Methods of Social Information Processing and Analysis
  • Data Analysis and Visualisation Using SPSS and R
  • Digital Society Economy
  • Social Anthropology
  • Intercultural Communication in Digital Society
  • Modern Theories of Culture


The graduates are trained to work for:

  • Regulatory and administrative authorities — as employees involved in information and analytical support of legislative, executive and innovative planning and programme activities
  • Research departments — as specialists involved in monitoring socio-economic, demographic, cultural and migration processes, in studying public opinion on these issues using modern digital technologies
  • Administrative and analytical divisions of companies of various forms of ownership in the fields of informatics, digital technologies and digital economy — as employees solving research and analytical problems, promoting the implementation of innovative projects
  • Marketing services — as employees studying the development of the market of goods and services
  • Organisations engaged in the development and implementation of information technologies, digital platforms for data retrieval, processing, storage and dissemination, information security protection, digital services — as professionals equipped with the fundamental modern methods of information retrieval, processing and analysis using digital technologies

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