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Cost of Attendance

Information is relevant for 2019! Updated information on cost of attendance for the academic year 2020/2021 will be available in November!

Tuition Fees

Costs are listed in Russian rubles (unless otherwise stated) and reflect the 2019-20 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 Economics 370 000 RUB

Applied Linguistics and Text Analytics (Nizhny Novgorod)

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 Russian and Eurasian Politics (St. Petersburg)

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

Critical Media Studies

Data Science 390 000 RUB

Data Science (eLearning)

Economics: Research Programme 370 000 RUB

Economics, Politics and Business in Asia

Financial Analyst (CFA Program Partner) 400 000 RUB
Financial Economics 410 000 RUB
Finance (St. Petersburg) 350 000 RUB

Global and Regional History (St. Petersburg)

Global Business (Nizhny Novgorod) 190 000 RUB
Governance of Science, Technology, and Innovation 370 000 RUB
International Business 410 000 RUB

International Business (St. Petersburg)

International Relations in Eurasia 7500 EUR

International Management

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

Language Programmes

Preparatory Year 174 000 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.