Frequently Asked Questions
The cost of living in Moscow is given here.
Tuition for our program was RUB 350,000 per academic year.
Yes! You should submit your transcripts current until the application date and then will have to turn in your completed transcripts and university degree later.
Indeed, you are eligible to study for this program even if you have another master degree.
The application acceptance window goes until the end of May, but we may give select students 'early decision' offers before this date.
The NRU-HSE is among Russia's very best (top one or two) institutions in the social sciences. It is a young, dynamic university with very high educational standards, top international contacts, and researchers and lecturers of a high standard. Please see HSE website for more details.
Yes, you are still welcome, we have the introductory courses as well.
Foreign educational diplomas must be legalized for use in Russia. Our international office will support you on this issue. You may apply without this process being complete.
The classes will take place in the evening on weekdays.
Yes, if for some plausible reason a student cannot be present in Moscow at the given time, remote interviewing is possible.
Yes, all students who don’t live in Moscow are allowed to get a room in HSE dormitory. You can find more information about the housing costs here.
Vacancies in the partners’ laboratories are being filled on the competitive basis. Our students are always encouraged to participate in competition.