Governance of Science, Technology and Innovation (STI)

Application Dates
Applications Open
1 Nov 2019
Applications Closing
14 Aug 2020
Course Overview
Masters (Coursework)
Tuition Fees
390 000 RUB
HSE University Moscow Russia
Next Intake
November 1, 2020
2 years
Study Field

Course Overview

This programme examines the complexity of science, technology and innovation management and policy. As this field is constantly changing, so too is the programme, which is responsive to industry changes so as to best prepare students for successful careers. Equipped with specific in-demand knowledge and skills, graduates go on to careers with in management at companies, governmental organizations, and international groups. Students also have the opportunity to participate in double-degree or exchange programmes with partner universities in Germany, South Korea, the Netherlands, and Turkey.


Postgraduate (Master)

Study Mode

Full time 


Institute for Statistical Studies and Economics of Knowledge


Students acquire competences that are frequently in short supply at companies and public institutions, primarily a global perspective on science, technology and innovation. Russian government and HSE scholarships and tuition fee waivers available

Entry Requirements

Obligatory documents

1) Bachelor, Master or Specialist diploma with all attachments;

2) Letter of motivation (up to 3000 letters in English):

3) Curriculum Vitae in English, preferably using Europass standard:

4) For double degree diploma candidates:

—  additional motivation letter for a partner university;

— *valid English language certificate only for the DDPs with UM, SNU, Torino Politecnico is required (for the 2nd year of studies). The certificate has to be obtained during the last 2 years. TOEFL (minimum 90 points), IELTS (minimum 6.5), a Cambridge Proficiency Certificate (grade A, B, C), a Cambridge Advanced Certificate (grade A, B, C) or the similar English language certificates are accepted.

*Only DDP with Seoul National University, University of Maastricht, Turin Polytechnic University.

For DDP with Technical University of Berlin a language certificate is not required.

Assessment procedure

All applicants are interviewed in person. In exceptional cases remote interviews (skype) can be taken.

Portfolio criteria:

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