Master's programme «Post-Soviet Public Policy»

The new MSU Master in Public Policy on Post-Soviet Space is a two-year degree designed to prepare future professionals in all dimensions of public affairs for a great diversity of careers worldwide. The Programme starts in 2018.

Thinking bigger. Going outside the disciplinary boundaries. Observing things and occurring with the unprecedented solutions. Those are just few characteristics of an ideal student for the MA in Public Policy on the Post-Soviet Space.

The Programme is aimed to train students for the practical field of public policy in Eurasian countries. It consists of the several focus areas, which are formed in order to provide students with the essential skills and knowledge required for future work in the field.


The Master in Public Policy on Post-Soviet Space is a two-year degree designed to prepare future professionals in all dimensions of public affairs for a great diversity of careers worldwide.


Admission Requirements and How to apply


Money matters and we realize it. The tuition costs of studying at MSU are more than affordable.


We have invited an incredible international team of professors, committed to training future leaders and sharing most advanced tools of academic research!


Andrey Shutov
Dean of the Faculty of Political Science of Moscow State University named after MV Lomonosov, political scientist, doctor of historical sciences, professor

The launch of a new educational program on political science PolitIQ is one of the stages of systemic work aimed at increasing the prestige of Russian political science education and the development of the national school of political science. Our main task today is to prepare and give the necessary knowledge to the younger generation, which has to cope with the challenges of modern development at the global and national levels.

Vladimir Yakunin
The founder and chairman of the trustee board of the trust fund "Istoki", Doctor of Political Sciences

Our joint educational program on political science PolitIQ with the Moscow State University is a measure of support for Russian and foreign students in obtaining a high-quality political science education of the world level, facilitating the emergence of a new formation of political scientists who professionally and objectively assess the world political processes, taking into account the diversity of different cultures and national traditions.

Admission procedure
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