Masters in Economics in Russia

View all Masters in Economics in Russia

Economics

A masters refers to the completion of a graduate study program that prepares students to further their knowledge of a specific subject or advance their careers. The majority of masters are granted by state or public universities.

Aside from the distinguishing between microeconomics and macroeconomics, students who are studying economics must also learn the difference between positive economics and normative economics. The former deals with that which is, while the later deals with that which ought to be. Other distinguishing characteristics include economic theory and applied economics.

Russia or, also officially known as the Russian Federation, is a country in northern Eurasia. Education in Russia is provided predominantly by the state and is regulated by the Ministry of Education and Science. In Russia, it takes about 70 % of training time for the contact lessons with a teacher, the rest 30 % of the workload are devoted to the independent study of the material.

Masters Program in Economics in Russia

Read More

Master in Economics and Management

National Research University
Campus Full time September 2017 Russia Moscow

National Research University “Moscow Power Engineering Institute” provides Master Degree in Economics and Management according to Russian State [+]

Top Master's Degrees in Economics in Russia. National Research University “Moscow Power Engineering Institute” provides Master Degree in Economics and Management according to Russian State Educational Standard. WHY SHOULD YOU CHOOSE MPEI MPEI students have a chance to study at one of the most prestigious universities of Russia according to numerous rankings and surveys. For more than eighty years of history MPEI have trained a huge number of the qualified engineers, prominent scientists who were standing at the origins of many technical achievements, in particular, of laser creation. At MPEI the Nobel Prize winners A.D. Sakharov and P.A. Cherenkov worked in different periods. In the 20th century in the Special Design Bureau of MPEI, which possesses its own Center of Deep Space Communication, radio images of the Venus surface and a reverse side of the Moon were obtained for the first time. Among the most famous graduates of MPEI there are the ex-Chairman of the State Council of China Li Peng and the ex-President of Romania Ion Iliescu, Ministers of Engineering and heads of the engineering companies of many countries of the world. MPEI partners in science and education include about 140 foreign universities, and such well-known companies like ABB, Siemens, Schneider Electric, EPRI, Skoda, Samsung and others. Getting the unique training in any chosen field, MPEI graduates never have problems with subsequent employment and realize themselves in any chosen spheres. LANGUAGE OF EDUCATION Training is organized in Russian language. Those students who need to learn Russian are invited to MPEI Preliminary course which provides training of Russian language during 1 academic year. ACCOMMODATION CONDITIONS MPEI foreign students are provided with accommodation in MPEI hostel. The hostel under security surveillance has two-room blocks with a bathroom and a toilet in each block. Rooms are for two or three persons. There are also hostels of corridor type with double rooms. Rooms are equipped with furniture, bed linen is also included. On each floor of a hostel there is a common kitchen and a restroom. Internet connection can be provided for additional fee. In MPEI campus there are additional services like laundry, shops, repair offices, post-office, cultural centers, cafes and restaurants, etc. Accommodation fee is about 100 USD per month. INSURANCE All foreign students must have medical insurance for the whole period of education. MPEI works with insurance company which provides the most comprehensive insurance at a rate of 200 USD per year. [-]

Master in Politics. Economics. Philosophy.

Higher School of Economics
Campus Full time September 2017 Russia Moscow

An opportunity to master economics and political science while developing your philosophical outlook and critical thinking skills [+]

Important breakthroughs in social sciences and the humanities are often achieved at interdisciplinary crossings, and this PPE-style programme deepens students’ knowledge and understanding of political science, economics, and philosophy.

A widening network of the programmes developing the pattern and purpose of Oxford PPEs "Philosophy, Politics and Economics", or alternatively "Politics, Economics and Philosophy" is an educational response to such social demand.

Students come from diverse academic backgrounds, ranging from mathematics to the social sciences. During the programme, they broaden their philosophical outlooks and develop strong critical thinking and social communication skills through courses that emphasize theory, methodology, and analysis.... [-]


Master in International Economic Law

Higher School of Economics
Campus Full time September 2017 Russia Moscow

This interdisciplinary double-degree programme, in collaboration with the University of Reading (UK), provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to excel in a legal profession as it relates to international economic relations. [+]

This double-degree programme, in collaboration with the University of Reading (UK), provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to excel in a legal profession as it relates to international economic relations. Students can receive both Russian and British degrees.

By taking an interdisciplinary approach, the programme addresses the full set of knowledge and skills that will be necessary for graduates to be successful in their legal careers. Courses are taught by professors and instructors from HSE’s Faculty of Law and other faculties and from the University of Reading, as well as by guest scholars and practitioners from Russia and abroad. Students choose one of two tracks:... [-]


European Economy and Entrepreneurial Business

Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University
Campus Full time September 2017 Russia Kaliningrad

The period of study specified by the Federal State Educational Standards of Higher Education is 2 years. The study load of the bachelor’s programme specified by the Federal State Educational Standards of Higher Education is 120 ECTS points. [+]

The period of study specified by the Federal State Educational Standards of Higher Education is 2 years. The study load of the bachelor’s programme specified by the Federal State Educational Standards of Higher Education is 120 ECTS points. The programme is meant: to develop students' personality traits and general cultural (general scientific, socio-personal, instrumental) and professional competences in the field of European economy and entrepreneurial business; to develop skills in the field of finance and economy, fundamentals of scientific and research analysis; to familiarize students with engineering, analytical, organizational and managerial, as well as pedagogical activities. [-]

Master in Quantitative Economics

Novosibirsk State University
Campus Full time November 2017 Russia Novosibirsk

The MEP is based on academic science and aimed to research perspective. The main tendency of scientific knowledge in XX-XXI centuries is the drift to complex systems and stochastic processes research. It affected research methods, results, and understanding [+]

Top Master's Degrees in Economics in Russia. The MEP is based on academic science and aimed to research perspective. The main tendency of scientific knowledge in XX-XXI centuries is the drift to complex systems and stochastic processes research. It affected research methods, results, and understanding of science destination per se. Economics as a social science reflects this tendency to the full extend. As a famous economist W. Baumol said, the most impressing results since early 1900th were achieved rather in empirical and applied researches than in theoretical novelty. However general scientific trends take specific dimensions for economic science in accordance to its subject and methods. Another famous economist – A. Marshall – has defined economics as dealing with ordinary operation of human society; it‘s studying individual and collective actions about making and using material basis of wealth. It means study of wealth from the one hand and study of a human – from the other. Nowadays the economists got into social phenomena deep enough to investigate such a complicated effects Marshall could not imagine. They study not only ordinary but nonordinary social phenomena; not only material but immaterial basis of wealth. The main purpose of economic research today is to find quantitative relationships for economic variables. Economics has very as powerful and diverse math toolset as to be a matter of research per se. Aim of the MEP “Quantitative Economics” is to train highly qualified analysts and researchers, who are ready to use advanced tools for theoretic and applied research both for economic science and analytics for business, society and public policy. Along with specific design the MEP is tailored to meet all the requirements of the state educational standard in the field “Economics”. General Eligibility The MEP “Quantitative Economics” is open both for foreign students and graduates of the Russian higher education institutions (including bachelor graduates of NRU NSU). The entrant to the MEP should have an educational diploma (certificate or some analogous document) on program of level of a bachelor degree or of a specialist qualification. There is no formal limit of the field of specialization. However there are prerequisites for entrants to match the program. Tuition Fee The cost for full-time studies for the MEP Quantitative Economics at the Department of Economics of NSU in 2017-2018 is $ 5 200 per year. Accommodation Fee Accommodation fee in students’ hostel is about $ 20 per month. [-]

Master of Arts in Economics

New Economic School
Campus Full time September 2017 Russia Moscow

This program has brought NES its high reputation over its twenty years of existence. The MAE diploma is highly valued both in Russia and internationally. [+]

Master of Arts in Economics The Master’s of Arts in Economics (MAE) program, founded in 1992, is the New Economic School’s first and primary program. This program has brought NES its high reputation over its twenty years of existence. The MAE diploma is highly valued both in Russia and internationally. The MAE academic program takes students through two years of study. It is similar in content to masters’ programs and the first two years of PhD programs in the best American and European economics departments. The MAE program brings students to a deep understanding of the foundations of modern economic education – microeconomics, macroeconomics, econometrics, and more specific fields of modern economic science. Throughout both years of study, students take English language courses. They master the peculiarities of academic writing and get valuable experience giving scientific presentations. All students also take part in the Research Seminar, which offers a framework for student research complete with decoted faculty supervision. This collaborative project culminates with students writing and defending Term Papers and Master’s Theses. The academic year (from September to June) contains five seven-week modules, each ending with a week-long examination session. Early classes cover economic disciplines at the undergraduate level. A high level of math preparation together with rigorous classes allows students to master the basic concepts of economic theory within several months. The curriculum of the second half of the program’s first year contains intermediate- and advanced-level courses, some of which correspond to the first-year graduate coursework at PhD programs in economics. All first-year courses are obligatory; a typical course entails two lectures and one discussion session per week. Teaching assistants grade weekly homework assignments. As a rule, homework grades factor into final course grades, and beyond the final exam and homework assignments, a course may also include a midterm exam, essays, quizzes, and other forms of assessment. All components of the education process at NES require students to develop both deep comprehension of the fundamentals of economics and consistent academic self-discipline. The second-year curriculum requires each student to take advanced graduate courses (Advanced Macroeconomics and Advanced Econometrics) as well as 15-20 module-long elective courses. Each student is to take at least three elective courses from six general fields of modern economic theory: Development Economics, Industrial Organization, International Economics, Labor Economics, Public Economics, and Econometrics. Students select the remainder of their electives from a number of courses in more specialized fields such as finance, data analysis, development, and advanced macroeconomics. In addition to this coursework, all second-year MAE students participate in research projects under supervision of NES professors, providing them with crucial research experience during their studies. Since 1995, NES has facilitated a few hundred research projects in all fields of economics, both theoretical and applied. Research groups include 4-12 students and 1-3 professors. The formation of research groups is competitive and takes into account students’ research interests. The Research Seminar meets weekly and gives students the unique opportunity to keep up with the latest developments, new ideas, facts, and methods relevant to their fields. Students in the Research Seminar learn to work with relevant literature, write research papers, and give scientific presentations. By January of the second year of study, each student writes and defends their own Term Paper, and by June their own Master’s Thesis. Lastly, in spring the MAE program holds a conference whose main presenters are the second-year MAE students. [-]

Master - International Economy

Vladivostok State University of Economics and Service
Campus Full time September 2017 Russia Vladivostok

International economy is a profile that provides profound professional preparation of highly qualified specialists possessing up-to-date knowledge. [+]

Top Master's Degrees in Economics in Russia. Master - International Economy International economy is a profile that provides profound professional preparation of highly qualified specialists possessing up-to-date knowledge in the area of: regularities and consequences of international economy globalization, their effect on the economic situation in Russia; current status, problems and alternatives of development of international economic relations, mechanisms of their regulation on the national, regional and global levels; topical issues of international economy development and ways of their settlement; dynamics and condition peculiarities of international products and financial markets. Advantages of education. You will be able to: conduct activity at different types of international markets: merchandise, resource, finance, innovation, property market, etc.; organize your own international business and manage it; justify and realize an investment project including an international one; apply up-to-date efficient methods of work on international markets; use legal framework for carrying out international business; give expert appraisal to current international market infrastructure; effect company’s success with your foreign language skills and your knowledge of peculiarities of business relations with the APR countries including China, Korea, Japan; continue education in post-graduate school. Relevance of education. Master degree holders of this profile can work in Russian and foreign companies; in agencies of state administration and control, including customs authorities; in Russian and international scientific and research organizations, analytical agencies and expert bureau; in the system of professional education. The relevance of education is determined by high interest and need of the native businesses in developing mutually beneficial and effective economic cooperation in the Asia Pacific region. [-]

Master in Socioeconomic and Political Development of Modern Asia

Higher School of Economics
Campus Full time September 2017 Russia Moscow

Training young researchers of the politics, economics, sociology, culture, religions, and linguistics of Asian countries and peoples. [+]

This programme trains young scholars to conduct interdisciplinary research into the politics, economics, cultures, ethnicities, religions, and linguistics of Asia. It teaches not only the next generation of Asian Studies researchers, but also prepares students for professional careers involving Asia.

Using proper methods for carrying out research and analysis, students study the socio-economic, political, and culture-historic processes that shape countries in Asia. Special emphasis is placed on transnational relationships, interactions between Asia and the West, and the processes of globalization and social modernization.

Graduates enter doctoral programmes or begin their careers working for government agencies, non-governmental organizations, and international companies. As Asia’s role on the global stage grows, regional experts are in even greater demand across all international-related professions.... [-]


Master in Economics

North-Eastern Federal University in Yakutsk
Campus Full time September 2017 Russia Yakutsk

This degree gives you generic skills that are attractive to employers in the private, public and voluntary sectors. [+]

Master in Economics

Specialization    

Labor Economics  

Career opportunities     

This degree gives you generic skills that are attractive to employers in the private, public and voluntary sectors.

Affiliation     

North-Eastern Federal University, Institute of Finance and Economics

Language of instruction     

Russian

Learning, teaching and assessment    

The program is the combination of lectures and seminars Individual work Continuous assessment through course works and dissertation.

Entry requirements      ... [-]


Master in Real Estate Economics in Agricultural and Agrarian Complex

Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia
Campus Full time September 2017 Russia Moscow

Professionalism in the sphere of the real estate economics in agro-industrial complex implicates in-depth study of various economic, legal and practical aspects. [+]

Master in Real Estate Economics in Agricultural and Agrarian Complex

Period of studies: 2 years ECTS credits: 120 Language: English

 

Program description

Professionalism in the sphere of the real estate economics in agro-industrial complex implicates in-depth study of various economic, legal and practical aspects.

The program provides learning various issues related to operation of the main types of real estate in agro-industrial complex.

Within study process students will have practical training at real estate enterprises. On the completion of the course students make the Master’s thesis to demonstrate their ability to write and to analyze research papers and communicate logically.... [-]


Master - Russia in the Asia-Pacific Politics, Economics, Security

Far Eastern Federal University
Campus Full time September 2017 Russia Vladivostok

FEFU’s MA Program in International Relations, Russia in the Asia-Pacific: Politics, Economics, and Security is taught in English and aimed at both Russian and foreign students. This is a graduate degree program in International Relations. It has a cross- [+]

Master - Russia in the Asia-Pacific Politics, Economics, Security

FEFU’s MA Program in International Relations, Russia in the Asia-Pacific: Politics, Economics, and Security is taught in English and aimed at both Russian and foreign students. This is a graduate degree program in International Relations. It has a cross-disciplinary curriculum, offering courses in diverse fields, such as Political Science, International Political Economy, Security Studies, Regional Studies, Russian Studies, Law, Languages, and Intercultural Communication.

The MA program is administered by FEFU’s School of Regional and International Studies (SRIS). The School ranks among Russia’s top centers for the study of international relations. SRIS is headed by Vladimir Kuznetsov, the former Governor of Primorsky Territory.... [-]


Master in Economics - International Economics: Case of Russia

Moscow State University of Economics, Statistics and Informatics MESI
Campus Full time September 2017 Russia Moscow

The Master's program in Economics will cover key areas of International Economics with specific features of the Russian Federation practice. The aim of this program is to prepare students abroad to establish business cooperation with Russian [+]

Master in Economics - International Economics: Case of Russia

Taught in English

The Master's program in Economics will cover key areas of International Economics with specific features of the Russian Federation practice. The aim of this program is to prepare students abroad to establish business cooperation with Russian companies. The program has been designed according to a progressive approach, starting from the basics courses and building up in terms of complexity and sophistication to reach the most advanced courses in the last third part of the program.

Main features:

Length – 2 years; format - full-time; EC - 120; starting date – 1st of October 2011; language - English. ... [-]

Graduate Of Statistical And Mathematical Methods Of Analysis

Moscow State University of Economics, Statistics and Informatics MESI
Campus Full time September 2017 Russia Moscow

Today we can safely say that was left virtually no branch of business, wherever required highly qualified specialists in the economic and [+]

Graduate of statistical and mathematical methods of analysis and forecasting economic

Language of instruction: Russian

Today we can safely say that was left virtually no branch of business, wherever required highqualified on economic and mathematical modeling. At the same time every year the market requires more and more complex and qualified solutions.Graduates MESI - economists have analytical thinking, which is based on a deep knowledge of economics, mathematics, statistics, and computer technology. The specifics of the program - training based on a combination of disciplines that form the core of classical education in economics, applied statistics, econometrics, economic and mathematical modeling. Competence of the graduate program: ... [-]