Program in Sociopolitical Development and the Challenges of Modern East Asia
Master's Program in Sociopolitical Development and the Challenges of Modern East Asia is aimed at training researchers to conduct inter-disciplinary research and to use internationally recognized methods of study in the areas of politics, economics, sociology, culture, ethnicity, religions, and linguistics with regard to Asian countries and peoples.
In our program, we emphasize the research element, and that enables the students to
Produce masters’ papers conforming to the international level in terms of quality and thus the response of the academic community Give the students key skills which are adequate to today’s global needs, as Asian countries are more and more playing stronger roles,
Form in the students the habit of systematic analysis, necessary in various fields, such as economics, politics, and finance.
The key aim is to give an education in general Asian studies, before moving on to gradual specialization in culture, economics, philosophy and religions, politics etc.
The MA programme has the distinction of being the only one given in English for Asian Studies in Russia, using written material in the languages of the area as the basic research resource.
The programme is transparently formulated to allow our students to enhance their career prospects internationally in academics, diplomacy, non-governmental and governmental corporations
This program is accredited by National Research University "Higher School of Economics"