Moscow-based Institute for Social Sciences is focused on social studies, humanities, liberal arts, management, global governance, and public policy
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The very essenses of Russian language
Regular Russian Language Course
This immersive programme was worked out at ISS as a full-time intensive language course designed to help non-native Russian speakers achieve the proficiency required to study in Russian-taught academic programmes, use Russian professionally at the workplace, and to take Russian language exams (A1, A2, B1). And you will get the non-typically good vocabulary besides – due to advanced communicative techniques and huge intelligence of our faculty.
Russian Summer Pre-Session Intensive
This intensive is delivered by outstanding local professors from the Contemporary Russian Language Center of the Institute for Social Sciences. Weekly co-curricular activities to enrich cultural immersion in Russia and to better understand the culture in the context of coursework. Students will have the opportunity to visit many influential sites, learn about the country's unique history, and become immersed in Russian culture.
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Joint Exchange Program MSSES & ISS [RANEPA]
Exchange Program
Foundation Year: Russian+Major
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Kingston Executive MBA

This program is designed for Top Managers and business owners having substantial experience in the business. It is an opportunity to achieve the new level of life and career. The programme combines best in British education and practical aspects of developing business in Russia.

Kingston MBA

The programme combines the best international practice of English teaching sessions and professional insight into individual business cases. The students get access to traditional British MBA education and Academics’ experience and enrich knowledge through integrated practical sessions. 

Professional MSc in International Human Resource Management
The program is designed to provide students with a foundation of knowledge and practical skills as well as an understanding of the role of the HR profession and is relevant to the strategic objectives of an organization as well as to the wider environment in which it operates. The program is aimed at experienced HR professionals, HR Business Partners, HR Directors, operating on a strategic level in an organization.
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MSc in Global Leadership (+MBA/MPA)
A ground-breaking new graduate program which combines, for the first time, an international standard, English-language, dual degree program in public and private sector management and leadership. Students can specialize in either an MPA or an MBA, graduating with a dual degree (either MSc/MPA or MSc/MBA). The program has leading international faculty, sharing research, experiences, and insights in a problem-focused, practical, and engaged teaching environment. The MSc in Global Leadership will provide unique personal, educational, and professional opportunities, and be a solid foundation for careers that make a difference.
The world is changing. Be a leader of global changes.
MSc in Global Public Policy
This program is the first of its kind in Russia and taught entirely in English. It attracts top students and scholars from around the world to Moscow and creates exciting opportunities for Russia's engagement in the ongoing policy dialogue on our common global future. 
Communication acumen for true leaders
MSc in Strategic Communication (+MBA/MPA)

A dual-degree program designed for executives, managers, and professionals who wish to become effective communication leaders in today's complex global environment. Our program provides students with the opportunity to study various aspects of business corporate and public sector communication theories, techniques, media technologies and develop communication skills.

Answer the rising challenge of effective project management
MSc in Project Management
MSc in Project Management is meant to prepare highly-qualified specialists in one of management's most in-demand areas today, as well as to help develop strategic-thinking skills and the ability to accept and implement strategic decisions in varied contexts. The program will also teach students effective management skills for both Russian and international projects.
MSc in International Business
The mission of this program is the formation of a force of professional managers, entrepreneurs, and leaders of a market-oriented economy who are entrepreneurial, ethical, competitive, and ready to work successfully in both national and global environments.
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Global Governance and Leadership

With its strong emphasis on leadership, the program gives students the skills needed to make tough choices about critical issues facing today's society. Specifically tailored to help students develop the skills required to assume a future leadership position, this unique undergraduate program combines normative and empirical approaches to international law, organizations, and processes, and applies them to the analysis of global political institutions and policies. 

engage your creative energy in an exciting exploration of self and humanity
Liberal Arts College