International Relations

International Relations

International relations

Degree: Bachelor

Duration: 4 years (8 semesters)

ECTS: 240

Field of study: International relations

Language of instruction: Russian

Faculty of International Relations and Politics


The program is aimed at training students to understand the globalized world and diplomacy of the 21stcentury. The curriculum covers various subjects relating to the study of principles of multilateral cooperation, diplomatic protocol, issues related to international security and world economy.


  • Intensive course in two foreign languages (students choose among English, Spanish, German, French, Italian, Chinese, Arabic or Korean) with an opportunity to add a third one as an elective course (e.g. Japanese, Korean)
  • International exchange with leading partner universities
  • A wide range of opportunities for developing professional skills and expertise: volunteering and attending major international forums and conferences, summits and conventions, sports and cultural events
  • Meetings with representatives of diplomatic corps accredited to Russia

Main classes

  • Russia in Global Politics
  • Data Collection and Analysis
  • Regional Aspects of Modern International Relations
  • Diplomatic Etiquette
  • International Conflicts in the 21st Century
  • Theory and History of Diplomacy
  • World Politics

Career opportunities

  • International business
  • International consulting and analytics
  • International organizations
  • International journalism
  • State bodies

Program Director: Dr. Anastasiia Nikolaenko