Socioeconomic and Political Development of Modern Asia, M.A. | HSE University | Moscow, Russia
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Socioeconomic and Political Development of Modern Asia

24 months
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420000 RUB/year
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About

The master’s programme in Socioeconomic and Political Development of Modern Asia, which launched in 2012, is Russia’s first English-taught master's programme in Asian Studies. 

Overview

From the very beginning, the programme has focused on the study of modern Asia’s politics, economics, and international relations, which has allowed it to develop successful partnerships with major research centres in Asian studies, including the City University of Hong Kong, Shanghai University, Seoul National University of Science and Technology, AKITA University in Japan, Jordan University, as well as with leading research centres in Asian studies at Western universities.

Career Opportunities

Students, who graduated from our Master’s programme "Socio-economic and Political Development of Modern Asia", are highly demanded in:

  • Governmental organizations which are closely related to the countries of Asia and Africa. (Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Economic Development, Ministry of Education and Science, Governing Institutions of the Regions).
  • International and intergovernmental organizations, in particular, the departments of the SCO and the UN;
  • Expert, industrial and governmental research organizations, which are involved in the analysis of the political and economic environment of the East.
  • Institutions of the higher education associated with the countries of Asia and Africa.
  • Informational agencies and mass media. (ITAR-TASS, RIA-Novosti, “The Voice of Russia”, VGTRK, “Russia Today” etc).
  • Organizations of the science and research. (Institute of Oriental Studies (of the Russian Academy of Sciences), Institute of Far Eastern studies (RAS), IMEMO etc.).
  • Сompanies that have an economic interest in broadening our cooperation with the East. (Gazprom, Lukoil, Transneft etc.).

Accreditation

State Accreditation

Programme Structure

Course included:

  • The Key Problems in Asian Studies Research 
  • Entrepreneurship and Business in Asia 
  • Sociopolitical History of East and South-East Asia
  • Modern Asian Political Processes
  • Russia in East Asia
  • Methodology of Contemporary Asian Studies

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score 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

  • Diploma and academic transcripts
  • CV
  • Letter of motivation 
  • Letter of recommendation
  • Essay  (1600-1800 words) on topical issues of the development of modern Asia
  • English language certificates 
  • Publications
  • Certificates of participation in profile student conferences and science Olympics, in Summer and Winter schools on Social Sciences&Humanities
  • Level of Asian language skills 

Tuition Fee

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    420000 RUB/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 420000 RUB per year during 24 months.

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.

Funding

International students can apply to study at HSE for free through full-tuition scholarships and partial grants.  Here is a link to explore: https://admissions.hse.ru/en/graduate-apply/financial-aid

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Scholarships Information

Below you will find Master's scholarship opportunities for Socioeconomic and Political Development of Modern Asia.

Available Scholarships

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Grant
1000000 INR
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Anytime
Education Future International Scholarship
Merit-based

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Education Future
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Independent provider
Grant
3500 USD
Deadline
15 Nov 2024
ACES Scholarships
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ACES Education Fund
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Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
ServiceScape Scholarship
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ServiceScape
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Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
14 Oct 2024
Fulbright U.S. Student Program
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U.S. government
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Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
31 Dec 2024
Grants of the Leopold Figl Foundation for students with residence in Lower Austria
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Leopold Figl Foundation
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Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
Erasmus+ - Grants for study mobility
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OeAD, Austria's Agency for Education and Internationalisation
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Independent provider
Grant
25000 USD
Deadline
20 Sep 2024
Atlas Shrugged Essay Contest
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Ayn Rand Institute
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Independent provider
Grant
7000 USD
Deadline
24 Apr 2025
Go Global MBA Scholarship
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educations.com
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Independent provider
Grant
5000 USD
Deadline
25 Aug 2024
Women Scholarship for International Students
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educations.com
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Independent provider
Grant
5000 CAD
Deadline
31 Dec 2024
Pinsky Law New Venture Development Scholarship
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Pinsky Law
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Independent provider
Grant
10000 USD
Deadline
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The Education for Sustainable Energy Development (ESED) scholarship
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Global Sustainable Electricity Partnership
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Independent provider
Grant
90000 AUD
Deadline
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World Universities Ramsay Postgraduate Scholarship
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The Ramsay Centre
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Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
31 Dec 2025
Scholarship for students with disabilities
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Anonymous Hope Fund
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Independent provider
Grant
12000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship Programme
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The Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship Programme
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Independent provider
Grant
10000 USD
Deadline
31 Jul 2024
Global Innovation Challenge
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Social Shifters
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Independent provider
Grant
8000 EUR
Deadline
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Erasmus Mundus Joint Masters scholarships
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European Commission
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Independent provider
Grant
3500 USD
Deadline
15 Nov 2024
The Bill Walsh Scholarship
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Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
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AAPG Foundation Grants-in-Aid
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American Association of Petroleum Geologists Foundation
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Grant
2000 USD
Deadline
31 Jul 2024
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MyUS
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Grant
2000 USD
Deadline
20 Aug 2024
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Dermadry
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Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
31 Aug 2024
$1,000 All Star Verified Scholarship
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Verified Scholarships
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Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
10 Dec 2024
PlagiarismSearch 2024 Essay Contest
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PlagiarismSearch
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Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
31 Oct 2024
$1,500 Annual Video Contest Scholarship
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Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
31 Aug 2024
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Grant
965 USD
Deadline
Anytime
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500 USD
Deadline
31 Oct 2024
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