Costs are listed in Russian rubles (unless otherwise stated) and reflect the 2022-23 academic year. The fees are payable in Russian rubles. Online transfers are possible through the HSE payments website.
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2022 Standard Agreement Sample_HSE and Foreign Student
Please note that some programmes' scholarship regulations will be updated by FEBRUARY 1.
|Programme||Tuition (per year)|
|1 000 000 RUB|
|HSE and University of London Parallel Degree Programme in International Relations||850 000 RUB|
|HSE and University of London Double Degree Programme in Data Science and Business Analytics||780 000 RUB|
|HSE and University of London Parallel Degree Programme in Management and Digital Innovation||710 000 RUB|
|590 000 RUB|
|HSE and ESCP (Paris, France) Double Degree Programme in International Business||1 000 000 RUB|
|Political Science and World Politics (St. Petersburg)||410 000 RUB|
|Sociology and Social Informatics (St. Petersburg)||340 000 RUB|
Visiting and Exchange Student Programmes
|Semester in Moscow||150 USD per 1 ECTS credit (minimum 15 ECTS credits per semester)|
|Summer University||200 USD per 1 ECTS (plus application fee). More information here|
|Doing Business in Russia||Upon request|
|Prep Year||Please check the website|
|Russian Language Courses||Upon request|
|Intensive Summer School||Upon request|
|Russian Language Electives||Upon request|
Tuition Fee Scholarships
Cost of Living
The estimated cost of living (monthly)
|Housing (HSE dormitory for full scholarship candidates only)||around 1100 – 1700 RUB|
Housing (rent for fee-paying candidates)
FYI: The cost of living index in Moscow is 53.44% lower than in Amsterdam.
|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.