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English Preparatory Programme in Economics

English Preparatory Programme in Economics is designed to prepare students for a degree-level study in the field of Economics. The course curriculum combines English language training and subject-specific modules.

  • Entry requirements: selected applicants will be asked to complete online assessment in the English language and face-to-face testing in Mathematics
  • Duration: February – August 2020
  • Enrollment dates: February 1 - 15th, 2020
  • Final assessment: July 2020

Tuition fee: 150,000 rubles. The fees are payable at the time of enrolment in Russian rubles in full (100%). No installments or deferred payments

Additional costs: visa costs, accommodation, medical insurance and training materials


English language module

Subject-specific module:

  • General English
  • English for Academic Purposes


  • Economic
  • Mathematics
  • Introductory course to finance
  • Introduction to probability theory and statistics
  • Data science
  • Game Theory

Total class hours: 128

Total  class hours : 360

Instructors: Frederic Cyr, Ph.D.

Instructors: Lecturing staff from HSE International College of Economics and Finance


Schedule: 5 days a week

Certificate of completion

After completing  the programme, students take exams in the English language and subject-specific disciplines. Students, who pass their exams successfully, receive certificate of completion.

A student who fails at least one exam during the final assessment is not eligible to receive a certificate of completion. In this case a student will receive a signed and stamped transcript of records issued on HSE official letterhead.  Successful graduates of the English Preparatory Programme in Economics are eligible to a 25% - scholarship on further tuition-paid degree programmes.  

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