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Faculty of Global Studies
The Faculty of Global Studies initiated the first Russian study of global processes. The Faculty was established in 2005 on the initiative of Rector of Lomonosov Moscow State University Academician Victor Sadovnichy.
Our Faculty is internationally recognized by the professional community. It is a member of the International Consortium of Universities "Global Studies Consortium" which provides students with great opportunities to study abroad under the exchange programs.
The educational process at the Faculty of Global Studies is based on the best academic traditions of the Moscow State University coupled with innovative educational technologies.
Our graduates have all the professional competences that are necessary in the 21st century for a specialist in international relations. They are creative, open-minded and fluent in several foreign languages.
Dean of the Faculty of Global Studies,
Professor Ilya V. Ilyin
MSc "International Relations and Global Studies"
The Master's educational programme "International Relations and Global Studies" is held in English that allows students to expand and deepen their professional communication skills at the international level.

The programme aims to prepare highly-qualified professionals in international relations who are competent in international, political and economic relations and who are well-equipped with knowledge and skills to perform actively in the sphere of foreign politics and global economic integration.

The educational process is provided by leading professors of Lomonosov Moscow State University with the participation of representatives of future employers: employees of the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, state authorities, transnational corporations and international organizations.

Under this programme, students have the opportunity to participate in exchange programs at universities in Brazil, Chile, China, Germany, France, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey, the UK, the USA and other countries.

Upon completion, our graduates acquire the skills needed for a wide variety of professions and fields; they integrate and apply knowledge across disciplines in order to assess how global processes affect international relations and to creatively use skills and expertise to analyse international situations and conduct independent academic research; to forecast future configuration in global environment to identify possible scenarios of its transformation and evolution; to identify prospects and challenges of globalization and its impact on countries; to develop the strategy and tactics of foreign policy on major international issues; to be competent at establishing professional contacts and communication with the use of two foreign languages; to be able to present a persuasive argument, write correspondence, and / or interpret within the framework of tasks assigned; to apply basic principles of international conflict management and to explore the global security environment in the modern world, as well as to develop and implement mechanisms to maintain international security; to implement practices and procedures of diplomatic etiquette and protocol to communicate professionally in international environment; to be educators who work in university settings; to create new courses and introduce innovative teaching methods.

Admission commission
119991, Moscow, Leninskiye gory GSP-1, building 13A, Faculty of Global Studies, room 608 and 610
Telephone: +7 (495) 939-45-06
WhatsApp: +7 (929) 932-45-06