Regional Management, Intercultural Cooperation and International Relations in Russia | Master's Degree Program | Altai State University

The educational program prepares specialists possessing unique knowledge of cultural-historical and socio-economic processes of Russia's regions, which form a comprehensive understanding of the uniqueness of the country. The program gives the understanding of the deep essence of the interconnection of the center and the regions of Russia, which allows to develop strategies of effective management of the state. Future administrators, capable of organizing political, economic, and cultural processes on the local, regional, and federal levels, as well as of ensuring international cooperation of Russia, are trained here.


41.04.02 Russian Regional Studies


Regional Management, Intercultural Cooperation and International Relations in Russia

Learning mode

Full-time education, 2 years

State-funded places


Employer-sponsored places


Fee-paying places


Tuition fees per semester in 2023 / 2024 academic year

56 850 ₽

Entrance test

Examination in the direction of "Regional Studies of Russia" (written)

Passing score in 2022


What training you get

This course prepares students to work toward strengthening the civil identity and preserving the ethno-cultural diversity of the peoples of the Russian Federation. During the educational process, undergraduates acquire the practical skills of a middle and high level manager capable of implementing state national policy, both at the regional level and at the interstate level.

Career opportunities and graduates

Graduate of the program can build a professional career in such spheres as: federal, regional and municipal authorities, Russian and foreign expert-analytical centers and information agencies, diplomatic missions of Russia and other countries, protocol support for officials of commercial structures, manager of travel agencies in Russia and abroad, press secretary of government agencies and commercial structures, research centers.


  • Program Head - Doctor of Historical Sciences, Head of the Department of Regional Studies of Russia, National and State-Confessional Relations Peter Konstantinovich Dashkovsky.
  • Phone: +7 (3852) 366-342
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