The Annual IPSA-HSE Summer School in Concepts, Methods and Techniques in Political Science is organized by the International Political Science Association and the National Research University - Higher School of Economics (HSE).
Teaching Excellence: The university cooperates with professional instructors and experts, who have a profound experience in teaching methods, as well as applying them to their own research, published in highly ranked journals
Variety of Courses: The university offers 3 short refresher courses, 10 general courses, special course on How to Study Russian Politics, several workshops and discussions. All of them are designed to get essential practical skills in a limited period of time.
Graded Certificates: Students may get up to 4 ECTS credits for the IPSA - HSE School. ECTS are given upon successful completion of examination procedures. Otherwise, all students receive certificates of participation (no indication of courses)
Affordable Prices: The mission is to provide affordable education! The university offers quality courses at prices lower than most of the methodological schools in the world. Special terms and funding opportunities may apply as well.
Discovering St. Petersburg: The School is held in St. Petersburg - one of the most beautiful Russian cities, nearby the city center. Special guided tour for participants is organized and included into the tuition fee.
This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Check the programme website for information about funding options.
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