Summer University at HSE is a new initiative designed to provide students, PhD candidates, post-docs and professionals from around the world with unique opportunities to enhance their knowledge in area studies and beyond. Offering a broad interdisciplinary selection of courses, the Summer University is open to all students and will be of particular interest to those who study International Relations, History, Political Science and other social sciences and humanities. Many of the courses, taught in English, focus on the politics, history, economics, and culture of Russia and Eurasia.

Fields of Study

Combine courses from HSE Summer University with ones from St. Petersburg HSE Summer School and get a glimpse of St. Petersburg!



Phone: +7 495 772 9590 *15811

Address: 11 Pokrovsky Bulvar, Pokrovka Complex, room G618

Hours: 10:00-18:00, Monday-Friday

Oksana Chernenko

Director of the Summer University programme

Vera Oroshanu

Manager of the Summer University programme

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