January 27, 2015
New Master’s Programme in Population and Development – Moscow, Russia
Accepting applications now!
This new Master’s programme will develop students’ skills in applying multi-disciplinary analytic approaches to population development and resource allocation issues that are essential for public administration in numerous sectors. A strong theoretical background and history of population development issues are provided together with up-to-date approaches for analyzing development challenges and projecting population structure and the needs for resources. Using this knowledge as a foundation, development policy and key demographic challenges (from the recent past, present, and near future) are discussed.
Duration: 2 years full-time
Language of instruction: English
ECTS credits: 120
Diploma: Master in Public Administration
Campus: Moscow (HSE offers dormitories in central Moscow for all students)
Courses offered may include:
Economics of the public sector; Population change and economic development; Theories and mechanisms of modern public administration; Statistical analysis and statistical packages; Demography; Economics of population; Social policy: foundations and implementation; Inequality, poverty, and the quality of life; Trends, measurement and policy; Family planning; Sexual and reproductive health; Ageing society and development; Health systems and health policy: comparative analysis; Migration studies and migration policy; Trends and development of the Post-Soviet population; Gender and Development.
Students also have the opportunity to take courses offered by other HSE Master’s programmes, contingent on departmental permission.
How to apply:
Applications are now open for 2015-16! Apply now and your application will be processed on a rolling basis.
You can apply online through HSE’s International Admissions website: http://www.hse.ru/admissions/graduate-apply
Early admissions deadline: March 30, 2015 | Regular admissions deadline: July 15, 2015
STUDY FOR FREE! Full-tuition scholarships are available for all international students. Students can apply for scholarships after being accepted to the programme. Learn more: http://www.hse.ru/international/financialaid
Programme website: http://www.hse.ru/en/ma/pd/
Institute of Demography website: http://www.hse.ru/en/demo/
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/population.development.hse.moscow
Programme supervisor: Vladimir Kozlov, PhD, email@example.com
International Admissions website: http://www.hse.ru/admissions
International Admissions contact: firstname.lastname@example.org