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Cost of Attendance

Tuition Fees

Costs are listed in Russian rubles (unless otherwise stated) and reflect the 2017-18 academic year. The fees are payable in Russian rubles. Online transfers are possible through HSE payments website.
To convert programme fees to your own currency, please use a currency converter


Tuition (per year)

Bachelor’s Programmes

HSE and University of London Double Degree Programme in Economics670 000 RUB
HSE and University of London Parallel Degree Programme in International Relations585 000 RUB 
Management (St. Petersburg)275 000 RUB
Political Science and World Politics (St. Petersburg)260 000 RUB
Sociology and Social Informatics (St. Petersburg)260 000 RUB

Master’s Programmes

Applied and Interdisciplinary History (St. Petersburg)210,000 RUB
Applied Statistics with Social Network Analysis290 000 RUB
Applied Social Psychology290,000 RUB
Applied Statistics with Network Analysis290,000 RUB
Big Data Systems330,000 RUB
City and Technology450,000 RUB
Comparative Social Research290,000 RUB
Comparative Politics of Eurasia (St. Petersburg)240,000 RUB
Cognitive Sciences and Technologies: From Neuron to Cognition290,000 RUB
Financial Analyst (CFA Program Partner)380 000 RUB
Financial Economics360,000 RUB
Finance (St. Petersburg)260,000 RUB
Global Business (Nizhny Novgorod)175,000 RUB
Governance of Science, Technology and Innovation370,000 RUB
International Business370,000 RUB
International Relations in Eurasia7500 EUR
Linguistic Theory and Language Description290,000 RUB
Mathematics290,000 RUB
Political Analysis and Public Policy290,000 RUB
Politics. Economics. Philosophy.290,000 RUB
Population and Development290,000 RUB
Quantum Information Technologies270,000 RUB
Socioeconomic and Political Development of Modern Asia340,000 RUB
Statistical Learning Theory290,000 RUB
Strategic Corporate Finance340,000 RUB
System and Software Engineering290,000 RUB 

Doctoral Studies

Doctoral Programmes345,000 RUB 

Visiting and Exchange Student Programmes

Semester in Moscow3000 USD 
Summer University150 USD per 1 ECTS (plus application fee). More information here
Doing Business in RussiaUpon request 

Russian Language Training

Preparatory Year135 000 RUB
6-month-long Russian language training 67 500 RUB
Russian Language CoursesUpon request
Intensive Summer School4000 USD
Russian Language ElectivesUpon request

Tuition Fee Discounts

There are a number of tuition fee discounts available to international students

Regulations on Tuition Fee Discounts 2017

Regulations on Additional Discounts for International Applicants.pdf

Cost of Living                                                                                                                          

Estimated cost of living (monthly)

Housing (HSE dormitory)around 1100 - 1400 RUB
Foodaround 16 000 RUB
Transportationaround 1600 RUB 
Phonearound 600 RUB

More information about living costs can be found here.