Master of Global Public Policy

RANEPA - The Russian Presindetial Academy of National Economy and Public Policy

Program Description

Master of Global Public Policy

RANEPA - The Russian Presindetial Academy of National Economy and Public Policy

The new initiative for Russia and the world

Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA) is launching a new Master of Global Public Policy (MGPP) degree program in September 2014. The program is designed to prepare its graduates as future leaders and professionals to interact between business and state, to be experts in state and transnational corporation management that are able to integrate businesses, industries, and whole regions in the global international cooperation. This program is the first of a two-year full-time master's program in Russia, which is taught in English only.

The highest quality of education

The program will be taught by professors from top universities, such as Oxford, Harvard, Sorbonne, Georgetown, London School of Economics, as well as major experts of global politics from Russia, Europe, North America, Asia and universities-partners from the BRICS countries. The Program Director is Professor Robin J. Lewis, a former Deputy Dean of the Faculty of International Relations and Public Policy of the Columbia University (USA).

Practice-oriented program

The program consists of three elements: a core curriculum, two concentrations and a final project. At the end of the second semester students choose one of the following concentrations: "Russia and the World" or "Global Development and Emerging Economies". In the third semester, students will choose a final project, either a research-based Thesis or a practice-based Capstone Project.

Students are provided with

  1. Campus accomodation,
  2. Scholarships,
  3. Joint training with students from the USA, China, India, UAE and Russia.
  4. Possibility of internships and practical experience in one of the largest multinational companies in Russia and abroad,
  5. After graduation - the Diploma of the leading Russian University recognized abroad.

How to apply?

  1. Sign up to MGPP program here:
  2. Complete the application form at: up to July 31, 2014
  3. Conclude an agreement with RANEPA and pay tuition fee.
  4. For further information, please, contact Yulia Mironova, program administrator,
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2017
2 years
Full time
900,000 RUB
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Start date Sept. 2017
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Duration 2 years
Price 900,000 RUB

Welcome from Professor Robin Lewis, the Director of the Master of Global Public Policy

How to Apply for MGPP