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Cost of Attendance

Tuition Fees

Note: This page will be updated soon for the next academic year 2019-2020.

Costs are listed in Russian rubles (unless otherwise stated) and reflect the 2018-19 academic year. The fees are payable in Russian rubles. Online transfers are possible through HSE payments website.
To convert programme fees to your own currency, please use a currency converter

Programme Tuition (per year)
Applied and Interdisciplinary History (St. Petersburg) 280 000 RUB
Applied Statistics with Social Network Analysis 350 000 RUB
Applied Social Psychology 370 000 RUB
Applied Statistics with Network Analysis 350 000 RUB
Big Data Systems 390 000 RUB
Business and Politics in Modern Asia (St. Petersburg) 280 000 RUB
Comparative Social Research 370 000 RUB
Comparative Politics of Eurasia (St. Petersburg) 280 000 RUB
Cognitive Sciences and Technologies: From Neuron to Cognition 370 000 RUB
Data Science 390 000 RUB
Financial Analyst (CFA Program Partner) 400 000 RUB
Financial Economics 410 000 RUB
Finance (St. Petersburg) 350 000 RUB
Global Business (Nizhny Novgorod) 190 000 RUB
Governance of Science, Technology, and Innovation 370 000 RUB
International Business 410 000 RUB
International Relations in Eurasia 7500 EUR
International News Production 400 000 RUB
Linguistic Theory and Language Description 370 000 RUB
Mathematics 370 000 RUB
Mathematics (Nizhny Novgorod) 220 000 RUB
Political Analysis and Public Policy 370 000 RUB
Politics. Economics. Philosophy 370 000 RUB
Population and Development 370 000 RUB
Prototyping Future Cities 450 000 RUB
Russian Studies 370 000 RUB
Socioeconomic and Political Development of Modern Asia 370 000 RUB
Statistical Learning Theory 370 000 RUB
Strategic Corporate Finance 390 000 RUB
System and Software Engineering 370 000 RUB

Visiting and Exchange Student Programmes

Semester in Moscow 3000 USD
Summer University 150 USD per 1 ECTS (plus application fee). More information here

Russian Language Training

Preparatory Year 174 000 RUB
6-month-long Russian language training  67 500 RUB
Russian Language Courses Upon request
Intensive Summer School 4000 USD
Russian Language Electives Upon request

Tuition Fee Discounts

There are a number of tuition fee discounts available to international students

Cost of Living

Estimated cost of living (monthly)

Housing (HSE dormitory) around 1100 – 1400 RUB
Food around 16 000 RUB
Transportation around 1600 RUB
Phone around 600 RUB

More information about living costs can be found here.