International Summer University

Higher School of Economics

Program Description

International Summer University

Higher School of Economics

Each summer, undergraduate and graduate students and professionals from all over the world come to Moscow for English-taught courses with HSE’s top professors. Courses focus on the politics, history, economics, and culture of Russia and Eurasia, and also include computer science, mathematics, social sciences, the humanities, and Russian language.

Students design their own study plans based on their interests and the number of credits they wish to earn. Special modules are offered at HSE’s St. Petersburg and Nizhny Novgorod campuses, so that international students can experience Russia’s three cities in one summer.

Dates: June 20 – August 20, 2018

Fee: 150 USD per academic credit (more information)

Credits: 4-16 ECTS

Sample courses: Russia in the Changing World, Rising Powers in World Politics, Doing Business in Russia, Introduction to Natural Language Processing, EU–Russia Relations and a Future of Europe, Contemporary Russian Visual Culture, Advances in Decision Making Theory and Applications, Russian as a Foreign Language

What we provide:

  • Visa support for students
  • Accommodation support (involves help with booking a place in one of HSE dormitories. The cost of accommodation (5 400 RUB/month) is not included in the program fee);
  • Russian student “buddies” who meet international students at the airport, help them settle into their dormitories, and organize activities during their time at HSE
  • At least one sightseeing tour and organized social events
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated December 7, 2017
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
June 20, 2018
Sept. 2018
Duration
Duration
2 - 8 weeks
Part time
Price
Price
Information
Deadline
Apr. 8, 2018
Locations
Russia - Moscow
Start date: June 20, 2018
Application deadline Apr. 8, 2018
End date Aug. 20, 2018
Russia - Nizhny Novgorod
Start date: Sept. 2018
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Russia - St. Petersburg
Start date: Sept. 2018
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Dates
June 20, 2018
Russia - Moscow
Application deadline Apr. 8, 2018
End date Aug. 20, 2018
Sept. 2018
Russia - Nizhny Novgorod
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Russia - St. Petersburg
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