MA in Post-Soviet Space is a Master program designed to train policy leaders, consultants and scientists to produce valuable social and policy changes.

MSU Lomonosov Moscow State University

Master program in Post-Soviet Public Policy is unique degree, elaborated to train future leader in the field of policy expertise.

Fundamental courses:

  • Philosophy
  • Politics and Law
  • Foreign language
  • Academic writing

Obligatory courses:

  • Methodology of political science research
  • Modern sociological Methods in Political Science
  • Power networks & Political Institutions
  • Modern public administration
  • New independent states in International relations. Traditional and npn-traditional factors of power and influence in the post-soviet space
  • Political Economy in Post-Soviet States
  • Soviet heritage in Post-Soviet states Politics, Economics and Social life
  • International security in Post-Soviet Space
  • Political analysis and prognosing
  • Computer Methods in Political Science
  • Psychological aspects of political process
  • Modern Russian Politics
  • International Relations and world politics
  • History of political thought

Optional courses:

  • Project Management in public policy
  • Big Data in public policy
  • Public affairs