38.03.04 Public and municipal administration

Students majoring in Public and Municipal Administration will become highly qualified specialists with the necessary key modern competencies in management and public administration. Such specialists should ensure the organization and effective operation of government and municipal authorities with due account taken of legislative requirements and by using innovative management techniques. This is a multifunctional educational program which guarantees that its alumni are in high demand and can make a career in the fields of human resources, management and economics.
Level of education:
Bachelor's degree
Form of training:
Full-time (daytime)
Place of training:
Moscow
Entrance examination:
— Mathematics (major)
— Russian language
— Social science
Profiles and specializations:
Government and municipal service
Students of the Government and Municipal Service program receive in-depth instruction in the field of economics, management and law (i.e. labor, administrative, civil, and municipal government law), along with practical skills in the use of modern of organization and personnel management techniques, office management, spoken foreign languages, and information and communication technologies.
Professions that a graduate can choose
  • specialist of a municipal, regional or federal authority in economics, planning and economic development
  • specialist of a municipal, regional or federal authority in personnel management
  • specialist of a municipal, regional or federal authority in social policy
  • specialist of a municipal or regional authority in urban management
  • specialist of a municipal, regional or federal authority in property management
  • specialist of a municipal, regional or federal authority in consumer market and services management
  • specialist of a municipal, regional or federal authority in operational support management
  • specialist of a municipal, regional or federal authority in complaints handling and external relations
  • specialist of a municipal, regional or federal authority in organizational control
Specialized disciplines
  • Drafting, adoption and implementation of management decisions at the federal, regional and municipal levels
  • Organization and performance of government and municipal service
  • Anti-corruption measures in government and municipal service
  • Legal regulation of government and municipal service
  • Human capacity development of government and municipal employees
  • Development of the information and communication space of government and municipal authorities
  • Public relations of government and municipal authorities
  • Professional development of government and municipal employees
  • Innovations in federal, regional and municipal government
  • National and regional regulation of economies and economic relations
  • Modern information technologies in government and municipal administration
  • Geopolitics and regional studies
  • Sociological support for state, regional and municipal administration
Graduating department:
Department of Institutional and Human Capacity of Public Authorities