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Open Day online

12+
*recommended age
Event ended

The next Open Day for undergraduates, prospective students will be held on June 08
Time:  18:00
Venue: Zoom platform

Registration is required 
If you have any questions please contact Ekaterina Cheklina (email: echeklina@hse.ru

About the programme
The main aim of the “Population and Development” programme is to train the specialists who will be ready for practical development problems solution. The primary goal of this programme is to develop students’ skills in applying multi-disciplinary analytic approaches to population development and resource allocation issues, essential for public administration in numerous sectors. The programme is for individuals with different backgrounds who want to understand the ways in which changes in development and population influence each other. A strong theoretical background and the history of population development issues are provided together with up-to-date approaches to analyzing and projecting population structure and needs for resources.

Programme benefits
The main aim of the «Population and Development» programme is to train the specialists who will be ready for practical development problems solution. These challenges could be results of rapid changes in social and economic sphere or on the other hand be set by the public administration on different levels to prevent the negative consequences of population changes or to utilize the positive demographic impact.

Career opportunities  
• Private companies (consulting, recruiting, marketing, insurance, pharmaceutical, and healthcare). 
• Public administration work in government agencies and services at different levels. 
• International funds and nongovernmental organizations (UN, WHO, the World Bank etc.). 
• Academic work at research centers and universities (starting with a PhD in a leading research centre). 

Since 2017, HSE has been included in the ShanghaiRanking’s Global Ranking of Academic Subjects (ARWU), placing in the 51-75 group for Sociology and in 151-200 group for Political Science. HSE is currently the leader in this ranking among Russian universities