About SPP

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The School of Public Policy (SPP) is one of the newest and most rapidly developing units of the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration. Today, the School comprises 7 faculties and 21 research centers. The School offers 18 undergraduate degrees, 18 masters degree programs, and courses for postgraduates and PhD students.  SPP also features programs conducted in English, and is proud to be the only educational facility in Moscow applying Liberal Arts principles in its bachelor degree courses.

Today SPP constitutes a multitier educational, research, and training system that reflects a philosophy of life-long learning. SPP offers educational and training programs to serve the learning needs of civil servants, entrepreneurs, managers, financiers, and lawyers.

We understand the complexities of international markets, the nuances of diverse world cultures, and the rapid changes caused by disruptive technologies. Our academic programs are constantly evolving to meet new needs both at home and around the world to prepare you for the careers of tomorrow.

We offer our students interdisciplinary instruction, which helps to deepen the learning experience, develop critical thinking, and encourage students to build their own interdisciplinary pathway.

By choosing us, you choose the premier institution of higher education and the endless opportunities that come with it: world class academics, a dedicated faculty, a large international community, great career opportunities, a wide range of internships, a vibrant student life, and our beautiful campus.

Currently the School of Public Policy consists of the following departments:
  • Liberal Arts Faculty
  • School of Public Policy and Administration
  • School of Media and Communication
  • Faculty of Philosophy and Social sciences
  • School of Design
  • Faculty of Psychology
  • School of Advanced Studies in the Humanities
The School of Public Policy is the only subdivision of RANEPA to offer several international Master’s programs taught entirely in English: 
  • Global Public Policy
  • Global Finance
  • International Business
  • Project Management
Students also have access to multiple exchange and internship opportunities.