Cultural Studies

Start: 1 September 2023

Degree: Bachelor

Duration: 4 years


Language: Russian

Application deadline: 15 August 2023


The undergraduate program Cultural Studies offers fundamental education in social sciences. Students will acquire professional skills in analytics, teaching, and culture management.


This program will give students a deep understanding of culture, knowledge of historical background, and a great theoretical framework for future career paths in various spheres. Having grasped the trends of modern culture, graduates will learn how to keep up with them.


Students will have a multidisciplinary curriculum, for the subject like culture is rapidly developing and has various approaches to studying it. The program prepares highly qualified specialists, who: 


  • are able to do research in expert groups and projects within social and cultural spheres
  • can develop new cultural projects with the use of modern technologies
  • are actively involved in organization and implementation of various enlightening cultural programs in educational institutions, museums, tourism organizations, and others
  • are prepared to be flexible in the fast-paced world of culture
  • and, certainly, can engage with other cultures and nationalities to improve cultural understanding of different civilizations


Students will get a great opportunity to dive into the world of culture and explore the main aspects of Russian and World history, learn about the trends and historical backgrounds of modern and classical art forms in different historical periods. Special attention is paid to the analysis of intercultural communications. 

Required documents (to be submitted online):


1) copy of passport

2) copy of a high school certificate/a registrar-issued transcript of grades for the last semester; upon arrival, students must provide the Admission Office with an original document

NOTE! documents received outside of Russia must be endorsed in accordance with the procedure established by the legislation of the Russian Federation, or with an apostille (except when endorsement is not required by the legislation of the Russian Federation and (or) an international treaty)

3) certified translation of the diploma and the passport into the Russian language (can be submitted upon the arrival)

4) completed application form (

5) other diplomas and certificates proving any other achievements (if any)

6) entrance exams:

                - written test in social science

                - written test in Russian language proficiency


Tuition fee per year is 199,000 rub. 


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