Master’s Programme “Governance of Science, Technology, and Innovation”

Dear colleagues,


I am pleased to introduce you for further dissemination among potentially interested target audience the following announce.


A new English-language Master’s Programme “Governance of Science, Technology, and Innovation” is launched at the National Research University “Higher School of Economics” (HSE), Moscow, Russia (


Highly talented students of any nationality interested in studying science, technology, and innovation from a broad perspective are invited to apply for admission to the two-year English-language MSc programme―Governance of Science, Technology, and Innovation―at the Higher School of Economics (HSE), one of Russia’s leading research universities. Successful applicants will receive instruction at the HSE Moscow, take courses at the HSE's international partner universities, do internships in Russia or abroad, and undertake a Master's thesis during their final semester of study. This programme combines theoretical education and practical experience, and includes international expertise and experience. The personal qualities and intellectual potential of the students enrolled in the programme will be enriched and developed so that they will be able to apply policy and management skills in science, technology, and innovation to work undertaken during their subsequent careers with companies, organizations, and/or government bodies.


More detailed information about the programme and How to apply:


Contact persons: Mr. Dirk Meissner,, +7 (495) 772-95-90 *11701; Ms. Anna Sokolova,, +7 (495) 772-95-90 *11418; Ms. Anna Rodionova,


Please find attached the programme’s information materials both in English and Russian.


Thank you very much in advance.


Best regards,



Anna Pikalova

Director of the Center for International Projects

Institute for Statistical Studies and Economics of Knowledge

National Research University "Higher School of Economics"

Myasnitskaya str., 20, 101000 Moscow, Russia

Tel.: +7 495 628-32-54

Fax: +7 495 625-03-67