Public and Municipal Administration

Public and Municipal Administration

Public and Municipal Administration

Full-time Bachelor-degree program

Duration: 4 years (8 semesters)

ECTS: 225

Fields of study: Public and Municipal Administration, Business Governance, Management and Activity of Political Parties and Public Associations

Language of instruction: Russian

Faculty of Public and Municipal Administration

Tuition fee:

225 000 ₽/year

The program is aimed at training qualified modern professionals with strategic-thinking skills, capacity of making informed decisions, skills in implementing effective solutions and innovative management technologies in public and municipal administration, business governance processes in a rapidly changing environment.   


  • Hands-on approach to learning with a focus on future career
  • Program leaders and lecturers with work experience in public bodies and business sector
  • Internships in public bodies and leading companies
  • Modern education technologies with a focus on best administrative practices including interactive lectures, project workshops, foresights, case studies, business simulations  
  • Tailored learning pathways for each student involving a wide variety of minors to choose from to gain supplementary professional skills for a successful career
  • Developing soft skills in students, supporting initiatives and leadership skills
  • Opportunity to build a network of contacts during your study, raise funds and bring ideas to life
  • Opportunity to enroll the Master’s programs in leading Russian universities and abroad

Main courses:

  • Public and municipal sector economics
  • Technologies and methods in public administration
  • Region management and spatial development
  • Project management
  • Regulatory impact assessment

Forms of in-class activity: lectures, laboratory work, practical classes, self-study

Learning opportunities:

  • Systematic knowledge in public and municipal administration
  • Leadership and teamwork skills
  • Skills in proper implementation of legal norms
  • Skills in effective planning, implementation and control of management solutions
  • Applying methods of effective assessment of public projects and programs

Career opportunities

  • Management positions in authorities, international organizations, business

Program director: Dr. Anastasiya Sheina

Office, 57/43 Sredny prospect, Vasilievsky Island, St. Petersburg, 199178, Russia

Phone: +7 (812) 335-94-94, ext.