HSE University is one of the top universities in Russia and one of the leaders in Eastern Europe and Eurasia in economics and social sciences. Since 2013, HSE has been a member of the Russian Academic Excellence Project 5-100, a highly selective government programme aimed at boosting the international competitiveness of Russian universities.

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Why HSE?

Consistently ranked as one of Russia’s top universities, HSE University is a leader in Russian education and one of the preeminent economics and social sciences universities in eastern Europe and Eurasia. Having rapidly grown into a well-renowned research university over two decades, HSE sets itself apart with its international presence and cooperation.

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Aleena Khan, from Pakistan, is currently pursuing a master's in Comparative Social Research at HSE University, Moscow. Despite studying online in the first semester, she already feels part of the HSE student community. In her interview, Aleena talks about the admissions process, her favourite courses, and her general impressions.
January 17
We wish our dear applicants, their parents, as well as our colleagues and partners worldwide Merry Christmas and a very Happy New Year 2022!
December 30, 2021
One of the most popular minors that HSE University students can choose in their second and third years is 'Startup from Scratch'. With the teachers’ support, students launch their own business projects, including startups for the production and sale of souvenirs and cosmetics, which can serve as unique New Year gifts.
December 24, 2021

HSE Partner Agencies

You may wish to apply to HSE University with the help of educational agencies that consult prospective students and help them to apply for universities abroad. If you plan to apply for HSE University with the agency’s assistance, please be sure to check the agency in the list below. All official HSE partners are listed below and constantly updated.

The list of agencies 


International Admissions: Campuses

Education & Training Advisory Centre Moscow


Phone: +7 495 531 0059

WhatsApp: +7 916 3118521

Address: Room 623, 11 Pokrovsky blvd., building D, Moscow, 109028

Hours: 9:30-18:00, Monday-Friday

3D Tour of Pokrovka Campus

Consultations for International Applicants

St. Petersburg


Phone: +7 981 881 0331 (for Bachelor's programmes)
+7 911 845 5058 (for Master's programmes)


Address: Room 216, 123 Naberezhnya Kanala Griboedova, St Petersburg, 190068, Russia

Hours: 9:30-18:00, Monday-Friday

Nizhny Novgorod 


Phone:  +7 (831) 416 9575


+7 915 932 0816

Address: 25/12 Bolshaya Pecherskaya, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia

Hours: 9:30-18:00, Monday-Friday



Phone: +7 (919) 486 6131, +7 (342) 254 4164


+7 (919) 486 6131

Address: Room 205, 38 Studencheskaya st., Perm, 614070, Russia

Hours: 9:30-18:00, Monday-Friday

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