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Economics of natural resources management (Environmental economics)

24 months
4180 EUR/year
3430 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Economics of natural resources management (Environmental economics) programme offered at RUDN University is based on the experience of environmental specialists from different countries of the world, and covers foreign experience in many areas of modern environmental management and economic evaluations of natural resources.



  • Practical specialists from different sectors of economy, international experts, leading scientists are involved in creating the program and teaching.
  • The Economics of natural resources management (Environmental economics) programme offered at RUDN University integrates massive open online English courses on key issues of environmental safety and the efficient use of resources, that gives you an opportunity to test different forms of educational technologies and to select the most comfortable for you.
  • Lectures and master classes by leading experts in the field of industrial and agricultural nature management, economic assessments of natural resources, environmental safety, joint creative projects and conferences are regularly held.
  • The opportunity to participate in the exchange programs with partner universities of foreign countries.


Having successfully mastered the educational program, you will be able to participate in the creation of projects for the development of mineral deposits, create systems of environmental management, conduct environmental assessments of projects in various sectors of the economy.

From the position of assistant, deputy or trainee, a graduate of the RUDN can become the Head of the Department of Ecology, the Head of the Department of HSE (occupational safety and environmental safety), the Director for Environmental Protection, the Head of the Project Team, etc.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Sustainable development
  • Environmental insurance 
  • Environmental regulation
  • Modern methods of risk assessment in ecology
  • Methods and means of judicial ecological examination
  • Monitoring of natural and man-made systems
  • Ecological and economic design and risk analysis
  • HSE-management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

The portfolio of a foreign applicant is considered according to the following criteria:

  • average academic grade at the previous level of education, including grades in specialized subjects (max — 45 points);
  • achievements in educational and social activities, certificates, diplomas, etc. (max — 5 points);
  • certificate of Engl language proficiency (5 points);
  • applicant status based on the results of participation in competitions / Olympiads for foreign citizens (winner / prize-winner) (Bachelor’s / Specialist’s: winner — 40 points, prize-winner — 35 points; Master’s: winner — 15 points, prize-winner — 10 points);
  • recommendations from public organizations, associations, Russian missions abroad, foreign diplomatic missions, faculties of RUDN University, etc. (5 points);
  • position of the university whose document on education the candidate provides upon admission, in the world rankings (10 points);
  • volunteer activity (5 points);
  • letter of motivation (10 points).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4180 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4180 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • National

    3430 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3430 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • For Russia and CIS citizens: 284,100 RUB/year

Living costs for Moscow

41640 - 81437 RUB /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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