Public and Municipal Management | Master's Degree Program | Altai State University

The program trains state and municipal government professionals with competencies in management theory and practice, law, public finance, the budget system, project management, and information technology. The program offers comprehensive legal training, internships and enrollment in the personnel reserve of state and municipal authorities.


38.04.04 Public and Municipal Management


Public and Corporate Governance

Learning mode

Full-time education, 2 years on full-time basis, 2 years 3 months by correspondence.

State-funded places


Employer-sponsored places


Fee-paying places


Tuition fees per semester in 2023 / 2024 academic year

30 000 - 61 000 ₽

Entrance test

Management major exam (written)

Passing score in 2022


What training you get

In the course of study, students learn human resource management techniques, organizational and managerial decision-making techniques. Based on the specific training, graduates are able to plan and organize the work of a public authority, to develop an organizational structure adequate to the strategy, goals and objectives, internal and external conditions of the public authority, to distribute functions, powers and responsibilities between the executives. Regardless of the chosen career trajectory, the MSc. in their professional activity use the knowledge of modern trends in world political processes, world economy and globalization, the skills of using economic policy instruments and are able to elaborate solutions based on legal and regulatory frameworks.

Career opportunities and graduates

Demand for graduates in public authorities and local government, a high social significance of the profession, the possibility of career development. Graduates find themselves in the departments of state and municipal institutions and enterprises, departments in the social sphere, in nonprofit organizations and other organizations, holding liaison positions with state bodies and citizens.


  • Program Head - Doctor of Economic Sciences, Head of the Department of Regional Economy and Management Mishchenko Vitaly Viktorovich.
  • Phone: +7 (3852) 296-535
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Print version Modified 8.07.2023