NRU Higher School of Economics International Master Awards in Russia 2019

Application Deadline: August 20, 2019

Brief Description

  • University or Organization: National Research University
  • Department: Higher School of Economics (Saint Petersburg)
  • Course Level: Master
  • Award: Free tuition and a monthly scholarship 1,500 RUB
  • Access Mode: Online
  • Number of Awards: Varies
  • Nationality: International
  • The award can be taken in Russia


  • Eligible Countries: All international students from around the world are welcome to apply
  • Admissible Criteria: To be eligible, the applicants must have an international bachelor’s degree.
  • Acceptable Course or Subjects: The sponsorship will be awarded in the following available programs:
  • Business and Politics in Modern Asia
  • Applied and Interdisciplinary History «Usable Pasts»
  • Big Data Analysis in Business, Economy, and Society
  • Information Systems and Human-Computer Interaction
  • Software Development and Data Analysis
  • Enterprise Software Development
  • Comparative Politics of Eurasia
  • Modern Social Analysis
  • Urban Development and Governance
  • Management and Analytics for Business
  • Applied Economics and Mathematical Methods
  • Strategic Management in Logistics
  • Educational Administration
  • Finance
  • Cultural and Event Tourism Management
  • Civil and Commercial Law
  • Law and Public Administration

How to Apply

How to Apply: Applications are accepted online.

  1. To apply for Bachelor’s programs, it is necessary to submit an application and then sit exams online or on-site.
  2. Master’s programs require submitting a portfolio in accordance with the requirements of each program and then passing an interview.
  • Supporting Documents: Applicants must submit required documents include the following documents: CV, motivation letter, at least one recommendation letter, and copy of the bachelor’s degree.
  • Applications have to be submitted by August 10, 2019 – for citizens from countries with visa regime, and by August 20, 2019 – for citizens from visa-free countries.
  • Scholarships awardees selection process is based on portfolio competition and interviews (conducted in person or online).


  • The HSE University program will provide free tuition for the whole period of studying and a monthly scholarship 1,500 RUB.
  • Tuition fee waivers cover a substantial part of the annual tuition fee: for Bachelor’s program– 25-70%, for Master’s programs – 25-50%.

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