Cost of Attendance

Tuition Fees

Costs are listed in Russian rubles (unless otherwise stated) and reflect the current academic year. The fees are payable in Russian rubles. Online transfers are possible through HSE payments website.
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Programme Tuition (per year)

Applied Linguistics and Text Analytics (Nizhny Novgorod)

195 000 RUB
Applied Social Psychology 400 000 RUB
Applied Statistics with Network Analysis 390 000 RUB
Arts and Culture Management (St. Petersburg) 330 000 RUB
Business Analytics and Big Data Systems New 440 000 RUB
Business and Politics in Modern Asia (St. Petersburg) 320 000 RUB
Comparative Social Research 400 000 RUB
Comparative Politics of Eurasia (St. Petersburg) 350 000 RUB
Master of Computer Vision (eLearning) New (Nizhny Novgorod) 1 320 000 RUB for 2 years  
Cognitive Sciences and Technologies: From Neuron to Cognition 400 000 RUB

Critical Media Studies

400 000 RUB
Data Analytics for Politics and Society (St. Petersburg) New  300 000 RUB
Data Science 390 000 RUB

Data Science (eLearning)

1 350 000 RUB for 2 years
Economics and Economic Policy New 400 000 RUB

Economics, Politics and Business in Asia

400 000 RUB
Financial Analyst (CFA Program Partner) 450 000 RUB

Financial Economics

450 000 RUB
Finance (St. Petersburg) 420 000 RUB
Foreign Languages and Intercultural Communication 430 000 RUB

Global and Regional History (St. Petersburg)

300 000 RUB
Global Business (Nizhny Novgorod) 240 000 RUB
Governance of Science, Technology, and Innovation 400 000 RUB
International Business 430 000 RUB

Master in International Business (St. Petersburg)

420 000 RUB

International Relations in Eurasia 725 000 RUB

International Management

460 000 RUB

Law of International Trade, Finance and Economic Integration  400 000 RUB
Linguistic Theory and Language Description 400 000 RUB
Management and Analytics for Business (St. Petersburg) 420 000 RUB
Master of Data Science (eLearning) 1 350 000 RUB for 2 years
Math of Machine Learning New 400 000 RUB
Mathematics 400 000 RUB

Mathematics (Nizhny Novgorod)

220 000 RUB
Master of Business Analytics (eLearning) New 1 280 000 RUB for 2 years
Master of Data and Network Analytics (eLearning) New 1 200 000 RUB for 2 years
Master of Finance (eLearningNew 1 280 000 RUB for 2 years
Political Analysis and Public Policy 400 000 RUB
Politics. Economics. Philosophy 400 000 RUB
Population and Development 400 000 RUB

Science of Learning and Assessment

400 000 RUB
Socioeconomic and Political Development of Modern Asia 400 000 RUB
Strategic Corporate Finance 420 000 RUB
System and Software Engineering 400 000 RUB

Visiting and Exchange Student Programmes

Semester in Moscow 3000 USD
Summer University 200 USD per 1 ECTS (plus application fee). More information here

Language Programmes

PrepYear 96 600-174 000 RUB
Russian Language Courses Upon request
Intensive Summer School 4000 USD
Russian Language Electives Upon request

Scholarships

There are a number of full and partial scholarships   available to international students

Cost of Living

Estimated cost of living (monthly)

Housing (HSE dormitory for full scholarship candidates) around 1100 – 1400 RUB

Housing (rent for fee-paying candidates)

FYI: Cost of living index in Moscow is 53.44% lower than in Amsterdam.

Rent in Moscow is, on average, 55.93% lower than in Amsterdam. *as of December 2020

around 25 000 – 30 000 RUB                  
Food around 16 000 RUB
Transportation around 1600 RUB
Phone around 600 RUB

More information about living costs can be found here.