MA Program in Russia

Best Masters of Arts in Russia 2019

Master

Masters degrees are more versatile than doctoral qualifications and have a broad range of professional and academic applications. According to the U.S. Department of Education, three types of masters programs exist research, professional, and terminal. The most popular masters degree types are Master of Arts (M.A.) and Master of Science (M.S.) in a mixture of subject fields.

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 of Arts (M.A) in Russia

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Master in Linguistics

M. K. Ammosov North-Eastern Federal University
Campus Full time March 2019 Russia Yakutsk

The aim of the program is to train the students with a high quality curriculum and make them qualified linguists or experts, so that they can take key roles in the various linguistics-related activities at high quality international standards. [+]

Master in Linguistics

Main goals and topics of the course/program:

The aim of the program is to train the students with a high-quality curriculum and make them qualified linguists or experts so that they can take key roles in the various linguistics-related activities at high-quality international standards. We will provide the prospective students with various high-quality classes so that they become acquainted with current trends in various fields of linguistics. After finishing this educational program, students should be able to take a major role in professional linguistics-related activities and apply their research knowledge and skills to their future careers.

Introduction of innovative research methods for enhancement of scientific research atmosphere Application of interdisciplinary research trends for better communication Application of the fundamental disciplines to professional research tasks Formation of active research environments in English and development of research potentialities at the international level Development of the students’ research and professional opportunities ... [-]

MA Foreign Language of Professional Communication & Specialised Translation

Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia
Campus Full time September 2019 Russia Moscow

The programme "Foreign Language of Professional Communication and Specialised Translation" is designed to provide students with theoretical and practical knowledge and skills, which can be used [+]

Master in Foreign Language of Professional Communication and Specialised Translation

The programme "Foreign Language of Professional Communication and Specialised Translation" is designed to provide students with a theoretical and practical knowledge and skills, which can be used for communication in professional settings, translation and interpreting, as well as for teachers and professionals in Economics, Management and Business.

The programme is a great opportunity for students to acquire useful skills of oral and written communication in business and professional environment, including computer-based translation of business documents, economic and financial texts full of professional terms.... [-]


MA: Teacher Education

Irkutsk State Linguistic University
Campus Full time September 2019 Russia Urik

IGLOO offers the following areas: theory and practice of teaching intercultural communication in multiethnic and multicultural environment, literary education [+]

MA: Teacher Education

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IGLOO offers the following areas: theory and practice of teaching intercultural communication in multiethnic and multicultural environment,literary education, informatsialnye technology in teacher education.

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Degree: Master of Teacher Education PROFILE FOCUS THEORY AND PRACTICE OF TEACHING INTERCULTURAL COMMUNICATION multiethnic and multicultural environment Undergraduates studying the theory of communication, national and cultural differences in conflict-free construction of communicative discourse linguodidactic basis of teaching Russian as a foreign language against polylogue cultures, techniques and methods of a tolerant societyNotices to the poly-ethnic environment, cultural diversity of the peoples of the world in the field of speech and business etiquette, Communicative English language course, cognitive linguistics.... [-]


MA in Communications and Art Management

International University in Moscow IUM
Campus Full time Part time 4 - 5  September 2019 Russia Moscow + 1 more

New Advanced program is focused on specific fields of art business and integration of the state-of-the-art approaches to education with standards and demands of business. [+]

MA in Communications and Art Management

New Advanced program is focused on specific fields of art business and integration of the state-of-the-art approaches to education with standards and demands of business. Priority is given to IT and various forms of edutainment.

The program was developed in mid 90-s and didn’t have analogs in Russia. The lack of specialists in rapidly growing entertainment business determines constant demand of skilled managers. The program combines business and management disciplines with the development of special skills in communications, PR, and arts. The program is unique as it has a weighted balance of contact hours, run by leading Russian and international experts, and real project work in art business (communication agencies, TV companies, theatres, orchestras, festivals and contests, sports events, etc). The innovative study is based on the following:... [-]


Master in Linguistic Theory and Language Description

Higher School of Economics
Campus Full time September 2019 Russia Moscow

The programme is hosted by the School of Linguistics, Faculty of Humanities. Our programme is one of the few MA programmes in theoretical linguistics that includes a strong interdisciplinary component and explains its relation to linguistics and language description: such as acoustic phonetics, sociolinguistics and linguistic anthropology. [+]

Programme Overview

The programme is hosted by the School of Linguistics, Faculty of Humanities. Our programme is one of the few MA programmes in theoretical linguistics that includes a strong interdisciplinary component and explains its relation to linguistics and language description: such as acoustic phonetics, sociolinguistics and linguistic anthropology.

Our academic and research activities include:

introduction of our students to language diversity and to field studies of minority languages and dialects; studies of language variation and change; studies of Russian grammar and lexicon, as well as Russian Sign Language, in a typological perspective; introduction to the basics of the formal language modelling; discussions about language, field research and linguistic experiment from the interdisciplinary point of view – teaching psycholinguistics and linguistic anthropology; work with electronic corpora of different languages, as well as building them; teaching methods of linguistic data processing, statistic analysis and visualization, in R and Python; basics of instrumental phonetic analysis; help with conceiving and carrying out one’s own linguistic project. ... [-]

MA in International Policies and Global Politics

Moscow State Institute Of International Relations, MGIMO
Campus Full time September 2019 Russia Moscow

The International Relations MA has been designed jointly between MGIMO and MIUC to provide students with the knowledge, skills and competencies needed to critically analyse and interpret the key theoretical debates of the post-modern political arena of international relations. [+]

MA International Relations by MGIMO — MIUC Overview Duration: 2 years Language: English Location: Marbella (Year 1), Moscow (Year 2) Programme Title: “International Policies and Global Politics” Degree Awarded: MA International Relations Key Disciplines Covered International institutions Diplomacy Media and International Policies Environmental Politics Russian Politics Languages (Russian/ Spanish)

The International Relations MA has been designed jointly between MGIMO and MIUC to provide students with the knowledge, skills and competencies needed to critically analyse and interpret the key theoretical debates of the post-modern political arena of international relations.

One of the strongest points of our programme is the discussion of International Relations approaches within a multicultural classroom environment, given the global background of our students. Indeed, some of these debates are currently reproduced in numerous international organisations and negotiations worldwide. MGIMO-MIUC trains the next generation of policy leaders to tackle the complex issues of a globalising world.... [-]


MA in Corporate Governance and Global Network Diplomacy

Moscow State Institute Of International Relations, MGIMO
Campus Full time September 2019 Russia Moscow

The world of international business today is defined by rapidly growing transnational corporations. Their operations transcend state borders and their interaction forms the matrix of the current global economy. [+]

Programme Profile

Russian-French Dual Master's Degree, Programme with HEC, Paris

The world of international business today is defined by rapidly growing transnational corporations. Their operations transcend state borders and their interaction forms the matrix of the current global economy. Management of these enormous companies requires broad strategic vision, a wide array of specialized skills in organizing business structures, and competences in cross-cultural outreach. Moreover, major transnational corporations are increasingly dependent upon the global political environment. Today business cannot avoid engagement of international politics.

Our objective is to prepare top-class professionals, possessing an essential toolbox of skills and knowledge for successful careers in corporate management. For this purpose, HEC Paris and MGIMO-University have combined their efforts to deliver an innovative educational product. It gives applicants a unique opportunity to receive genuinely interdisciplinary education, which reflects the latest developments in Management, Economics, Corporate Law and International Relations.... [-]


MA in Governance and Global Affairs

Moscow State Institute Of International Relations, MGIMO
Campus Full time September 2019 Russia Moscow

The two-year Master's Degree Programme in International Affairs. M.A. programme at MGIMO University is designed to provide both Russian and international students with necessary skills required for employment in international organizations. The curriculum best serves those students who are willing to become directly involved in politics, government or political organizations. [+]

Programme Profile

The two-year Master's Degree Programme in International Affairs. M.A. programme at MGIMO University is designed to provide both Russian and international students with necessary skills required for employment in international organizations. The curriculum best serves those students who are willing to become directly involved in politics, government or political organizations. Courses are designed to help graduates embrace their role as global citizens who are able and willing to be part of an international, multicultural environment.

The Governance and Global Affairs M.A. programme may be especially useful for applicants interested in Russian domestic politics, state and legal systems, economics and international relations. At least some command of Russian is recommended but not required. Students from countries other than Russia will attend courses in the Russian language – 10 academic hours per week. The Programme provides extensive teaching of doing business in Russia, various aspects of Russian political culture, key political processes and conflicts.... [-]


MA Politics and Economics in Eurasia

Moscow State Institute Of International Relations, MGIMO
Campus Full time September 2019 Russia Moscow

The two-year long Master's in Political Science (M.P.Sc.) Programme at MGIMO University is designed to meet the needs of rising leaders in the public service professions, including domestic and international government agencies and non-profit organizations by providing up-to-date, firsthand information about Russia and Eurasia from a Russian viewpoint. [+]

Programme Profile

The two-year long Master's in Political Science (M.P.Sc.) Programme at MGIMO University is designed to meet the needs of rising leaders in the public service professions, including domestic and international government agencies and non-profit organizations by providing up-to-date, firsthand information about Russia and Eurasia from a Russian view point.

The M.P.Sc. programme provides rigorous on-campus training in political science and policy analysis, preparing degree candidates to successful careers and supplying intellectual breadth, organizational skills, and self-confidence necessary to assume leadership positions in an increasingly complex public service environment. Approximately 20 students will be enrolled in the programme.... [-]


MA in International Management

Moscow State Institute Of International Relations, MGIMO
Campus Full time September 2019 Russia Moscow

The programme was designed to train experts in the business environment in France, EU and Russia by providing joint study courses and one full semester in the country of the Partner Institutions. The programme is 2 years full-time study. French partner is represented by ICN Business School (Nancy, France). [+]

The programme was designed to train experts in the business environment in France, EU and Russia by providing joint study courses and one full semester in the country of the Partner Institutions. The programme is 2 years full-time study. French partner is represented by ICN Business School (Nancy, France).

The curriculum of the programme for Russian students includes the following courses: Management, Marketing, Entrepreneurship, Managerial Accounting, Financial Aspects of International Trade, Information Technologies, International Finance, Private Law, European Law, Economy of France and of other EU members, Research Methodology, Foreign Language (French).

The core courses are covered in the 1st semester in MGIMO, the second semester is provided by ICN Business School with a focus on doing business in France, negotiations techniques, financial management, and operations. In France, students are also offered the opportunity to choose tracks of specialization. The third and fourth semesters are provided by MGIMO with a final (state) exam and thesis defendants. The internship is a part of the study programme. Students have an opportunity to undergo the fieldwork in France during the Summer. The Project work is compulsory and is carried out during the 4th semester.... [-]


MA in Sustainable Development and Strategic Management in Energy

Moscow State Institute Of International Relations, MGIMO
Campus Full time September 2019 Russia Moscow

«Sustainable Development and Strategic Management in Energy» Master’s Programme (with the graduates majoring in Management) is run jointly with St Andrews University, one of the oldest and leading British universities that, during its six hundred years long history, has won the reputation of a world-class educational and research centre. [+]

Programme Profile

«Sustainable Development and Strategic Management in Energy» Master’s Programme(with the graduates majoring in Management) is run jointly with St Andrews University, one of the oldest and leading British universities that, during its six hundred years long history, has won the reputation of a world-class educational and research centre.

The Programme provides a unique opportunity for five Russian and five British master students to become experts both in sustainable energy and strategic management in energy. The graduates receive two diplomas and two master degrees: St Andrews University diploma in sustainable development (Master of Arts in Sustainable Development) and MGIMO University diploma in management (Master of Arts in Management).... [-]


MA in International Public and Business Administration

Moscow State Institute Of International Relations, MGIMO
Campus Full time September 2019 Russia Moscow

The two-year long Master's in International public and business administration Double Degree Programme MGIMO University and Macerata University (Italy) is designed to meet the needs of rising leaders in the public and private sector professions. [+]

Programme Profile

The two-year long Master's in International public and business administration Double Degree Programme MGIMO University and Macerata University (Italy) is designed to meet the needs of rising leaders in the public and private sector professions.

The programme provides on-campus training in political science, international trade and economics, as well as management, public administration and government relations. Approximately 20 students will be enrolled in the programme.

During the study, 1st year is spent at Macerata University, Italy. 3 months out of 9 are provided for an internship at one of Marche region’s leading corporations.

The 2nd year of study is organized at MGIMO-University, where the students are taught the core courses of public and municipal administration for a semester and then have an internship at Russia’s leading public and private sector agencies.... [-]


Master's in English Linguistics for International Business Communication

National research Ogarev Mordovia State University
Campus Full time September 2019 Russia Saransk

The Master’s degree program is tailored to provide the students with adequate knowledge in methodological, theoretical and experimental aspects of the communication process in various spheres of public life and business. [+]

English Linguistics in International Business Communication

The Master’s degree program with a specialization in Foreign Languages in International Business Communication at the Foreign Languages Department of the Ogarev Mordovia State University is aimed at teaching students the ability to build and maintain relationships between business organizations, companies, and the public. It is tailored to provide the students with adequate knowledge in methodological, theoretical and experimental aspects of the communication process research in various spheres of public life and business.

Recipients of the degree will be able to analyze linguistic, psycho-linguistic aspects of intrapersonal, interpersonal and business communication as well as principles of speech and public speaking practice: principles of creating theoretically organized texts of different genres; theoretical principles and methods of translating various types of business documentation.... [-]


MA Post-Soviet Public Policy (Moscow State University)

Polit IQ
Campus Full time September 2019 Russia Moscow

The new Lomonosov MSU Master Post-Soviet Public Policy is a two-year degree designed to prepare future professionals in all dimensions of public affairs for a great diversity of careers worldwide. [+]

The new Polit IQ & MSU Master in Post-Soviet Public Policy is a two-year degree designed to prepare future professionals in all dimensions of public affairs for a great diversity of careers worldwide.

The objective of the programme is to help students to think critically about complex policy issues, to make decisions and to transform their ideas into action. Besides, the program aims to educate young political scientists and potential policy-makers with deep knowledge in fields of Post-Soviet policy-making process and comparative politics.

The academic supervisor of the programme is Prof. Robert Legvold (Columbia University).

Years of study: 2

Start: September, 1st... [-]


One-year MA in Energy Politics in Eurasia (ENERPO)

European University at St. Petersburg
Campus Full time 1 - 1  February 2019 Russia Saint Petersburg

One-year intensive ENERPO Master’s degree program focus specifically on Eurasian energy affairs. In the 21st century competition and cooperation over the energy resources has become one of the key factors in the international affairs. [+]

One-year intensive ENERPO Master’s degree program focus specifically on Eurasian energy affairs. In the 21st century competition and cooperation over the energy resources has become one of the key factors in the international affairs. You will learn and discuss a variety of topics including Russia-Europe and Russia-Asia energy relations and challenges, LNG and shale gas "revolutions", an influence of energy sector on politics, economics and social development in Russia, Central Asia, Middle East and the Caucasus.

ENERPO is the only program in Russia that gives you the opportunity to

get an MA in Energy Politics in Eurasia in 1 year; select the courses by the leading Russian and international professors and experts in the field; design your own individual program from the broad course catalog; attend open lectures and special workshops; contribute articles to ENERPO Journal and the ENERPO Newsletter; study in the English language, learn/improve your Russian; enjoy the life in St. Petersburg - the old imperial capital of Russia; get an excellent foundation for your career in public service, academia and business. ... [-]