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‘When Life Gives You Lemons, Make Lemonade and Share It’

‘When Life Gives You Lemons, Make Lemonade and Share It’
Stand Up Club at HSE University

HSE ISSEK’s Newly Accredited Master’s in Management: ‘It’s Challenging, but It Pays Off in the End’

HSE ISSEK’s Newly Accredited Master’s in Management: ‘It’s Challenging, but It Pays Off in the End’
In December 2021, the HSE ISSEK English-language Master’s programme in Governance of Science, Technology and Innovation became one of three HSE University management programmes to receive European accreditation by the European Foundation for Management Development. We spoke to Dirk Meissner, the academic supervisor of the programme, about the significance of European accreditation, the programme’s unique opportunities for students, and student engagement in research.

‘Coming Here Felt Like the Right Choice’

Leticia Ines and Alejandro Perna
Leticia Ines and Alejandro Perna first met in a Russian lesson in Buenos Aires. Now, eight years later, they are studying together in HSE University’s Preparatory Year programme. They spoke to the News Service about how their love for Russian language and culture brought them together and led them to enrol at HSE University, what their classes are like, and where they see their careers going after they complete their studies in Moscow.

Myths and reality of gastro-adaptation

Myths and reality of gastro-adaptation
HSE students are invited to participate in the InterView Open Discussion event

Class of Comedy at Pokrovka campus

Class of Comedy at Pokrovka campus
The stand-up comedy highlights

‘Master’s in Comparative Social Research Is a Perfect Fit for My Academic Needs’

Aleena Khan
Aleena Khan, from Pakistan, is currently pursuing a master's in Comparative Social Research at HSE University, Moscow. Despite studying online in the first semester, she already feels part of the HSE student community. In her interview, Aleena talks about the admissions process, her favourite courses, and her general impressions.

Russia Introduces New Requirements for Foreign Students and Workers

Russia Introduces New Requirements for Foreign Students and Workers
Vice Rector Ivan Prostakov explains key details

International Staff and Students Can Get COVID Shots at a Clinic in Mayakovskaya

International Staff and Students Can Get COVID Shots at a Clinic in Mayakovskaya

‘I Am Very Pleased with My Choice: HSE Is a Very Good University with Good Lecturers and Smart Students’

‘I Am Very Pleased with My Choice: HSE Is a Very Good University with Good Lecturers and Smart Students’
Many international students choose HSE University as their academic mobility destination. Some travel to Moscow to immerse themselves in a new culture, while others take online mobility options due to pandemic-related restrictions. HSE News Service spoke to three students about their exchange semester at HSE University.

'I Fell in Love with HSE University at First Sight'

'I Fell in Love with HSE University at First Sight'
HSE University offers a wide range of online and in-person preparatory programmes for international students, including various Russian language courses for future Bachelor’s and Master’s students, intensive Maths training in Russian, and an English-taught course in Economics. Students come from all over the world, drawn to HSE by the strength of its international reputation and education quality. Several students of this year’s cohort have shared their impressions of the Prep Year programme.