Language of instruction is English.
Higher School of Economics Moscow Department of Communications, Media and Design is launching a new English-taught MA programme “International News Production.” It targets Russian and international bachelor’s degree holders who plan to further their knowledge in the field of media. Students take a two-year course in modern mass media systems and management principles. They learn to create a unique content, take part in dedicated research and defend their theses at the end of studies. Tuition fee is 400,000 rubles ($6,150) a year.
To be admitted to the programme, candidates have to pass a portfolio contest and an English examination which includes a listening comprehension and test. Prospective students have to prepare a cover letter in English, a copy of the degree certificate in any specialty, the projects proving working mass media experience (publications, radio/television materials) and scientific achievement certificates. Reference materials for the English exam are available on the HSE website. To apply for the programme or ask questions, register on our website and contact the university directly. HSE representatives will reply to you within ten workdays.
Higher School of Economics Moscow offers international prospective students 129 graduate programmes in such fields as information science and computing technology, history and archaeology, mathematics and mechanics, political science and area studies, social sciences etc. Many programmes are taught in English; double degree programmes are available. More information is here.