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Master’s Degree Program ‘Studies in European Societies’
Saint Petersburg State University
|Address||Saint Petersburg State University, Smolnogo Street, 1/3, entrance 9, office 309, St. Petersburg 191124, Russia|
|Tel. No.||+7 812 274 23 82|
|Web address||Visit the Program website|
|Course||Master’s Degree Program ‘Studies in European Societies’|
|Type of course||Full time and semester change|
|Length of course||2 years|
|Date of commencement||September|
|Cost/Fees||Foreign students – 245000 rubles per study year|
Russian students – 215000 rubles per study year
|Student grants / Financial assistance:||Potentially possible, in frames of interacademic agreements|
|Exchange partner schools:|| Bielefeld University (Faculty of Sociology) |
German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) University of Hamburg, Institute for Sociology University of Helsinki
|Major recruiters of our graduates||International organizations, European and Russian foundations, international companies and industrial enterprises, the mass media|
|Student profile||1. Ratio of National: 70% / Foreign students: 30%|
2. Ratio of Men: 15% / Women: 85%
3. Age range: 22-30 years
|Admission requirements||Online portfolio submission |
BA in relevant scientific field
TOEFL: 550 and more / IELTS: 6,5 and over
Cambridge FCE, CAE and CPE
Or BA/MA of an English-language program
|Programme Director||Prof. Dr. Olga Nikiforova|
|Contact details for application||Prof. Dr. Olga Nikiforova |
Address: Smolnogo Street, 1/3, entrance 9, office 309, Saint-Petersburg 191124, Russia
Telephone: +7 812 274 23 82
E-mails: ma.ses.org(at)gmail.com, o.nikiforova(at)spbu.ru
St. Petersburg State University in cooperation with Bielefeld University, supported by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and the Center for German and European Studies presents the Master’s degree program “Studies in European Societies“ (MA SES). MA SES was launched at the Faculty of Sociology of St. Petersburg State University in 2004. More than 110 students have already graduated from the program. MA SES provides:
Our students perform comparative research in various European regions and get successfully involved in the international professional academic networks.
The MA SES courses are fully taught in English. The program requires full-time attendance and lasts for two years. The curriculum includes more than 30 compulsory and elective courses devoted to the political, economic, social and cultural life of the European countries, also covering modern sociological theories, quantitative and qualitative research methodology and the basis of effective professional communication.
Founded in 1724 by Peter the Great, Saint Petersburg University was to become the first institution of higher education in Russia.
SPbU is a leading Russian university with teaching and research excellence ranked among the world’s top universities, opened to cooperation with the international research and academic community. SPbU scientists work in almost all fields of knowledge, providing expertise and consultation in close collaboration with Russian and international partners. Many outstanding scholars have been a part of the SPbU community, including nine Nobel Prize winners.
Among University alumni are the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin, Prime-Minister Dmitry Medvedev, Director of the Hermitage Mikhail Piotrovskiy, President of the Russian Academy of Education Liudmila Verbitskaya, mathematicians Grigoriy Perelman and Sergey Smirnov as well as many others.
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